1,047 ft
Distance
130 ft
Climb
-4 ft
Descent
00:05:25
Avg time

Mercury Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Redstone Arsenal
    Huntsville, Alabama
  • AKA
    Water Tower
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #19123 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #25061 in E-Biking
    • #42004 in Trail Running
    • #12335 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in E-Biking
    • 45 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Redstone MWR

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Mercury is a 1,047 ft moderately popular blue singletrack trail located near Huntsville Alabama. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 130 ft blue climb. On average it takes 5 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Mercury mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    126 ft
  • Altitude min
    735 ft
  • Altitude max
    861 ft
  • Altitude start
    735 ft
  • Altitude end
    861 ft
  • Grade
    12%
  • Grade max
    -4.39%
  • Grade min
    33.427%
  • Distance climb
    871 ft
  • Distance down
    119 ft
  • Distance flat
    56 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:25
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:44
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on Aug 4, 2022
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Mercury Trail Reports

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      Aug 4, 2022 @ 8:27am
      Aug 4, 2022
      reporter region open, variable drying, some wet spots in the usual lower areas, please stay on trails
      Jul 31, 2022 @ 7:21pm
      Jul 31, 2022
      reporter rain, region closed, please don't ride wet trails, wait 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      Jun 9, 2022 @ 8:55am
      Jun 9, 2022
      reporter region open, variable drying, some wet spots in the usual lower areas, please stay on trails
      Jun 7, 2022 @ 7:05am
      Jun 7, 2022
      reporter rain, region closed, please don't ride wet trails, wait 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      May 28, 2022 @ 5:19pm
      May 28, 2022
      reporter region open
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 7 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 118 rides
      • Last: Jul 20, 2022

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      Mercury
      4:08 | 115 | Sep 13, 2020 , Huntsville
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