5 miles
541 ft
-554 ft
Avg time

The Rock Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    The Rock Trails
    Gainesville, Florida
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
  • Bike Type
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical Rating
  • Family Friendly
  • TTFs on Trail
  • Global Ranking
    #6990 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager
    The Rock Church

Singletrack with a few man made features, recently track has been groomed with some of the roots being covered and/or removed. Its about a 4.5 mile loop that starts on an access road, once you enter the trees its about 2.5 miles of tight singletrack, then it opens up to crossing a field, going back into the woods and repeat. After the last climb, there is a nice jump section back down the hill leading back into the woods and back to the parking lot.

There is a short advanced section west of the parking lot, this has a little climb and about a 7 foot drop into an old sinkhole, then climb back out back onto the access road,

While the trail can be ridden in both directions it does seem to flow better counter clockwise.

Access Info

Main trail: Take the access road about 1/8 mile, when the road starts to go uphill, you can go to the right and follow the grass area to the tree line, make a left, follow the tree line to the break(150 yds), as soon as you enter the tree line, make your first right, trail begins there!

You can also take the access road all the way till it ends, follow a grass path to the right and enter at the tree break and turn right.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for The Rock Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -13 ft
  • Altitude min
    103 ft
  • Altitude max
    215 ft
  • Altitude start
    135 ft
  • Altitude end
    122 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,707 ft
  • Avg time
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on Jul 28, 2018
Prevalent Mud
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to the-rock-trail trailhead (29.656684, -82.459624)
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The Rock Trail Trail Reports

Jul 28, 2018 @ 7:51am
Jul 28, 2018
Still standing water and a few trees down. A majority of the trail is rideable but lots of wash out. Could use another week or so without rain.
Jul 12, 2018 @ 6:40am
Jul 12, 2018
Super wet and muddy. Washouts and standing water everywhere. Multiple trees down. I would say it’s unrideable until it dries out with at least a...
Jun 15, 2018 @ 5:28am
Jun 15, 2018
Apr 2, 2018 @ 5:05pm
Apr 2, 2018
Apr 2, 2018 @ 5:05pm
Apr 2, 2018
Main loop is dry and rideable but the back "rock root rampage" part is muddy and wet.
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