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Rainbow Mountain Loop Trail

Madison, AL

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Rainbow Mountain Loop Trail is a 2.1 mile loop trail located near Madison, Alabama and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking & trail running and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

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Monte Sano North Plateau Loop
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6 Completed 2 Reviews

Simple easy walk, good for taking it slow with your dog and just enjoying being outdoors. Just be aware that there's a slope that drops off from the trail. You could find yourself tumbling through underbrush with a wrong step

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Monte Sano State Park
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2 Completed 2 Reviews

I go there several times a month mountain biking. Around 20 trails ranging from easy to difficult, depending on experience. Can get muddy if rains. Picnic and camping facilities along with public restrooms. Rest shelters available along trails. O'Shaughnessy Point is a must see. Several historical markers along trail.

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Monte Sano North Plateau Loop
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1 Completed 1 Reviews

Very good hike for the family. Took our 6 year old, and blue heeler; they both had fun. It passes by the two lookouts, the amphitheater, the observatory and a ravine of about 60 ft deep with a couple of other trails running underneath. The only challenging part was the narrow path next to the ravine as we had to share it with a couple of cyclist passing by, making it a little dangerous for them. It was varied enough to keep us entertained. Looking forward to doing it again once it's lusher with vegetation. Uploaded a couple of panoramic pictures.

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Monte Sano North Plateau Loop
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12 Completed 1 Reviews

Very beautiful set of footpaths. We practically had this place to ourselves. So peaceful.

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Mountain Mist Trail
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3 Completed 1 Reviews

Great trail for our labs!

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madison nature trail
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9 Completed 9 Reviews

Perfect short hike in S Huntsville, 20 minutes from road to trail. A great getaway, my whole family enjoyed the hike.

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South Plateau Loop
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4 Completed 1 Reviews

I did this trail loop 3X today while running. for a total of 10 miles. Good trail for running, for the most part. There are a couple areas that are rocky, so watch your step. Today all the leaves had fallen, hiding some treacherous roots and rocks. Took a hard, ungraceful fall right in front of three women. Thankfully no broken bones, was able to get back up and finish my workout.

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Land Trust Loop
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4 Completed 4 Reviews

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Monte Sano State Park
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4 Completed 4 Reviews

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Monte Sano State Park
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2 Completed 2 Reviews

Some of the most beautiful scenery I've ever seen... Definitely going back soon

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