3.3 miles
Distance
177 ft
Climb
-177 ft
Descent
00:18:55
Avg time
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South Plateau Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #37677 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #5815 in Trail Running
    • #17639 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking

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South Plateau Loop is a 3 mile popular blue singletrack trail located near Huntsville Alabama. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions and has a easy overall physical rating with a 177 ft green climb. On average it takes 18 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for South Plateau Loop mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude min
    1,562 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,648 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,610 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,610 ft
  • Grade max
    -13.497%
  • Grade min
    16.868%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,711 ft
  • Avg time
    00:18:55
  • Avg reverse time
    00:25:32
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on Nov 27, 2021
Variable
Avg: 4.35 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      South Plateau Loop Trail Reports

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      Nov 27, 2021 @ 8:50am
      Nov 27, 2021
      reporter region open, variable drying, some wet spots in the usual lower areas, please stay on trails
      Nov 25, 2021 @ 2:39pm
      Nov 25, 2021
      reporter rain, region closed, please don't ride wet trails, wait 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      Nov 23, 2021 @ 6:18pm
      Nov 23, 2021
      reporter region open, variable drying, some wet spots in the usual lower areas, please stay on trails
      Nov 22, 2021 @ 9:34am
      Nov 22, 2021
      reporter rain, region closed, please don't ride wet trails, wait 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      Nov 15, 2021 @ 11:28am
      Nov 15, 2021
      reporter region open, variable drying, some wet spots in the usual lower areas, please stay on trails
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 13 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 181 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 571 rides
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      Photos

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      7 |
      Aug 17, 2021 @ 10:49am
      Aug 17, 2021
      35 |
      May 17, 2020 @ 12:01pm
      May 17, 2020
      87 |
      Dec 7, 2018 @ 12:24pm
      Dec 7, 2018
      93 |
      Jun 18, 2018 @ 10:44am
      Jun 18, 2018

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