4,216 ft
Distance
165 ft
Climb
-56 ft
Descent
00:09:49
Avg time

The Chimneys Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Oak Mountain State Park
    Birmingham, Alabama
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #14475 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking

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The Chimneys is a 4,216 ft popular blue singletrack trail located near Birmingham Alabama. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions. On average it takes 9 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for The Chimneys mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    109 ft
  • Altitude min
    558 ft
  • Altitude max
    721 ft
  • Altitude start
    558 ft
  • Altitude end
    666 ft
  • Grade
    2.6%
  • Grade max
    -21.9%
  • Grade min
    29%
  • Distance climb
    3,573 ft
  • Distance down
    554 ft
  • Distance flat
    89 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:49
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:15
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on Jun 17, 2021
Dry
Avg: 4.35 (3 votes)

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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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  • Both Directions
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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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      The Chimneys Trail Reports

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      Jun 17, 2021 @ 9:21am
      Jun 17, 2021
      May 6, 2021 @ 10:02am
      May 6, 2021
      reporter Tree hanging down over trail
      May 6, 2021 @ 9:59am
      May 6, 2021
      reporter Water running down trail
      May 6, 2021 @ 9:57am
      May 6, 2021
      reporter Tree down across trail
      May 6, 2021 @ 9:55am
      May 6, 2021
      reporter Small tree down across trail
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 11 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 358 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,911 rides
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      Photos

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      May 6, 2021 @ 10:02am
      May 6, 2021
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      May 6, 2021 @ 9:59am
      May 6, 2021
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      May 6, 2021 @ 9:58am
      May 6, 2021
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      May 6, 2021 @ 9:55am
      May 6, 2021

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