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Munson Hills

 9 votes

Length

8.3 Miles 13.4 Kilometers


Singletrack

Elevation

167' 51 m

Ascent

-147' -45 m

Descent

1%

Avg Grade (0°)

3%

Max Grade (2°)

59' 18 m

High

26' 8 m

Low

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A red clay roller coaster through the Apalachicola National Forest.

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Overview

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Description

Recently revamped with red clay through most of the trail. This is a non-technical trail that is very accessible for people who want to try mountain biking, but it's still a fun and fast ride for more experienced riders.

Starting at the St. Marks bike trail parking area, it's about a one mile ride to the paper cup, where the trail will split into east/west Munson or a shortcut (Tall Pines). Going either way (west is my usual route) is a gentle (mostly) downhill slope along well-packed clay and occasional sandy areas.

There is a small water station and bailout about 1 1/2 miles south of the trailhead. You can turn back towards paper cup and pick your way through some fun turns until about 3/4 mile, where you'll need to pick your way through some tightly-packed pines.

You may see an endangered Sherman's Fox Squirrel or Red-cockaded woodpecker if you keep your eyes open.

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May 13, 2018
Daniel Pagan
9mi
May 10, 2018
Daniel Pagan
4.8mi
May 8, 2018
Daniel Pagan
7.1mi
May 7, 2018
Daniel Pagan
7.2mi
Apr 7, 2018
Rod Gonzalez
Cudos to those who maintain this trail. Absolutely awesome flowy trail through the pines. Great practice for beginners to loop their turns or more fly
Dec 30, 2017
Bill Thornton
Nov 25, 2017
De Nacho
great beginner, non-tech trail. while visiting my family in Marianna i convinced my sister to come with and ride. she has never ridden and LOVED it… 9.4mi
Nov 10, 2017
Sean Western
8.3mi

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