2.7 miles
Distance
924 ft
Climb
-380 ft
Descent
00:25:28
Avg time

Tortoise Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Coldwater Mountain
    Anniston, Alabama
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #19473 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This is a 2.75 mile beginner trial climbs to an intersection that allows for a return down a very fun downhill section called Hare to the trailhead.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Tortoise mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    544 ft
  • Altitude min
    901 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,467 ft
  • Altitude start
    901 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,445 ft
  • Grade
    3.822%
  • Grade max
    -22.866%
  • Grade min
    49.383%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    4,815 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,227 ft
  • Avg time
    00:25:28
  • Avg reverse time
    00:14:03
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Status:
on Feb 26, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.25 (4 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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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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      Tortoise Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Feb 26, 2021 @ 12:56pm
      Feb 26, 2021
      drove down to Anniston from Huntsville to find good trail conditions. Coldwater on Feb 26 did not disappoint.
      Aug 9, 2020 @ 8:28am
      Aug 9, 2020
      May 10, 2020 @ 9:47am
      May 10, 2020
      Mar 14, 2020 @ 9:44am
      Mar 14, 2020
      Sep 7, 2019 @ 7:51am
      Sep 7, 2019
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 104 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 690 rides
      •  

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      Jan 27, 2020 @ 9:23am
      Jan 27, 2020

      Routes with this trail

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      Coldwater Mountain Main Loop
      21 miles
      2019 Coldwater Mountain Enduro race
      19 miles

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