Rainbow Mountain Loop Trail

Madison Alabama Hikes

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An oasis amidst the subdivisions, the Rainbow Mountain Loop Trail follows a generally rocky path around the east face of the mountain and features unique rock formations such as Balance Rock, a cliffline with excellent views, fossils, Belly-Up and other caves, and a waterfall. Trail surface: Generally rocky, with small boulders and table rocks acting as pavers along the route.
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Hiking Alabama

by Joe Cuhaj (Falcon Publishing)

An oasis amidst the subdivisions, the Rainbow Mountain Loop Trail follows a generally rocky path around the east face of the mountain and features unique rock formations such as Balance Rock, a cliffline with excellent views, fossils, Belly-Up and other caves, and a waterfall. Trail surface: Generally rocky, with small boulders and table rocks acting as pavers along the route.

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Activity Type: Hiking
Nearby City: Madison
Length: 2.1
Trail Type: Loop/Lollipop
Skill Level: Easy to moderate
Duration: 2 hours
Season: Year-round
Local Contacts: Huntsville Land Trust
Local Maps: USGS Madison
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7/25/2009

Great Trail. A little warm to start near lunch. The trail guide from Trails.com needs updating.

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