3,392 ft
Distance
237 ft
Climb
-58 ft
Descent
00:11:14
Avg time

Rock Slot Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Coldwater Mountain
    Anniston, Alabama
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #41450 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #52375 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in E-Biking
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This is a short technical climb that takes you through various rock formations, step ups, and the Rock Slot. It feeds onto the Bomb Dog descent (which ends at the Coldspring Trailhead) or a fire road that can be used to descend back down to the system of trails that go back to the Anniston Trailhe

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Rock Slot multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    179 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,458 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,654 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,460 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,639 ft
  • Grade
    5.287%
  • Grade max
    -9.739%
  • Grade min
    52.691%
  • Distance climb
    2,079 ft
  • Distance down
    1,188 ft
  • Distance flat
    125 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:14
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:23
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Status:
on Oct 21, 2022
Dry
Avg: 3.25 (4 votes)
Your vote: 0

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      Rock Slot Trail Reports

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      Oct 21, 2022 @ 12:51am
      Oct 21, 2022
      Aug 30, 2022 @ 8:55am
      Aug 30, 2022
      reporter A water station with bottled water is here for public use. Please discard empty bottles properly. Squeeze the air from empty bottles for more...
      Aug 15, 2022 @ 12:49pm
      Aug 15, 2022
      reporter Machine Cleared
      Apr 30, 2022 @ 7:01am
      Apr 30, 2022
      Jan 22, 2022 @ 7:35am
      Jan 22, 2022
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 7 rides
      • 24 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 156 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,162 rides
      • Last: Dec 4, 2022

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      Aug 30, 2022 @ 12:39pm
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      Aug 30, 2022 @ 12:39pm
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      Mar 29, 2020 @ 10:37am
      Mar 29, 2020

      Routes with this trail

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      titledistance
      Coldwater Top Loop14 miles
      Mama Bear To Bomb Dog11 miles
      Coldwater Intermediate13 miles
      Rock Slot & Back9 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      JDCMTB2007 (Sep 8, 2022 at 15:18)
      Bro what aint no way this a blue...
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      new line on the rock slot
      0:10 | 205 | Mar 16, 2014 , Anniston

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