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greenBlue South Plateau Loop

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3.4 mile 5.5 kilometer loop
99% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 133' 41 m
Descent: -134' -41 m
High: 1,651' 503 m
Low: 1,563' 476 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 1% (1°)
Max Grade: 8% (4°)

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Minor Issues 87 days ago See History
Muddy - Still able to hike, but several muddy spots.

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Description

The South Plateau Loop starts and ends from the Hikers Parking lot off Of Nolen Avenue inside of Monte Sano State Park.

The trail is very flat except for a 0.25-mile section that loops west of Bankhead Parkway, but even that section is not very difficult.

If you run the trail counter-clockwise from the Hikers Lot, you intersect with the following trails at these mile markers:

Fire Tower Trail: .16 & 1.15
Bog Trail: 1.0
Warpath Ridge: 1.8
Mountain Mist: 1.8 & 2.9
Bucca Family Trail: 3.3

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Jul 29, 2018
Adam Munger
Sep 8, 2017
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#126

in Alabama

#14,956

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