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Alum Creek Phase 2 Trail

Intermediate/Difficult

Trail

5.4 mile 8.7 kilometer loop
100% Singletrack
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 246' 75 m
Descent: -247' -75 m
High: 931' 284 m
Low: 895' 273 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 7% (4°)

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A great challenging technical trail.

Tim Schacht

Electric Mountain Bikes Not Allowed

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Overview

Alum Creek Phase 2 is the next step up on the difficult meter after the Alum Creek Phase 1 Trail. Phase 2 adds many log piles, narrow ladder-bridges and climbs. Like Phase 1, Phase 2 runs next to a portion of the reservoir and offers great scenery.

Need to Know

This trail will typically will dry out slowly after rain. The parking lot is located across the street from the trail.

Description

This trail is located about 3 miles north from the Phase 1 trail. The parking lot is located off of Africa Rd, just north of Cheshire Rd. intersection on the left side. The trail is typically ridden counter-clockwise like the Phase 1 trail.

The trail is listed as difficult because has many technical aspects to it, many narrow bridges, log piles, tree roots and climbs. It was built and is maintained by COMBO (Central Ohio Mountain Biking Organization).

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May 27, 2020
Sarah Schaefer
Trail is in great shape!
May 12, 2020
Keith Overton
May 9, 2020
Dorn Byg
Good ride. — 2h 30m
May 2, 2020
Sean Allio
Rode P2 around 5pm. The first 200 yards or so of trail was all mud. Many parts of the trail was sloppy. 5.5mi — 1h 30m
Apr 27, 2020
Keith Overton
Pretty sloppy avoided the back area right befor big bridge it was a mess!
Apr 25, 2020
Keith Overton
Apr 20, 2020
Sean Christopher
5.4mi
Apr 20, 2020
Vincent Licata

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  4.1 from 87 votes

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  4.1 from 87 votes
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#66

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Photos

Build bridges not bombs!
Nov 5, 2018 near Sunbury, OH
Molly Crusin' the bank
Nov 5, 2018 near Sunbury, OH
How far up do you dare in the wet snow?
May 18, 2018 near Sunbury, OH
Alum Creek, Phase 2
Aug 17, 2019 near Sunbury, OH
The Wall!
Sep 10, 2013 near Sunbury, OH
Leave the Leaves where they be!
Oct 31, 2018 near Sunbury, OH

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