4,042 ft
Distance
292 ft
Climb
-190 ft
Descent
00:39:40
Avg time

Ranger Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    Green Mountain Nature Preserve
    Huntsville, Alabama
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Sometimes hard to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Local Popularity
    15 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 50 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Land Manager
    Land Trust Of North Alabama

Rated difficult for its rocky terrain and incline, Ranger Trail takes its name from the remnants of a Ranger Truck abandoned alongside it. The trail ventures downhill then loops back uphill to Alum Cave and the waterfall.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Ranger bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    102 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,079 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,337 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,234 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,335 ft
  • Grade
    2.5%
  • Grade max
    -28.6%
  • Grade min
    47.2%
  • Distance climb
    2,169 ft
  • Distance down
    1,631 ft
  • Distance flat
    246 ft
  • Avg time
    00:39:40
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on Jul 27, 2021
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • One Direction
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      Directions to ranger-284352 trailhead (34.591030, -86.520230)
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      Ranger Trail Reports

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      Jul 27, 2021 @ 1:48pm
      11 hours
      reporter region open, variable drying, some wet spots in the usual lower areas, please stay on trails
      Jul 25, 2021 @ 11:30am
      3 days
      reporter rain mainly downtown, region closed, please don't ride wet trails, wait 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      Jul 18, 2021 @ 1:42pm
      Jul 18, 2021
      reporter rain, region closed, please don't ride wet trails, wait 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      Jul 15, 2021 @ 10:36am
      Jul 15, 2021
      reporter Region open, variable conditions drying fast...
      Jul 7, 2021 @ 9:48pm
      Jul 7, 2021
      reporter rain, region closed, please don't ride wet trails, wait 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
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