Watch Mayor Battle cut the chain on a NEW mountain biking trail in Huntsville November 20

Mountain Biking Trail
Big news for any mountain bikers! Photo via William Hook for Unsplash

This is not your average ribbon-cutting ceremony. This opening will be commemorated with a chain-cutting of a bike chain. On November 20, you can be one of the first to experience the new mountain biking trail at John Hunt Park in Huntsville.

Here’s what you need to know

Mountain Biking Trail
Are you in need of a new hobby? I found you one! Photo via Huntsville Area Mountain Bike Riders Facebook

You can expect to see Mayor Tommy Battle and Parks & Recreation Director Bernita Reese.

  • Where: John Hunt Park | 2315 Airport Road, Huntsville, AL 35801
    • Mountain Bike Trail on the south side of John Hunt Park
    • Past the Huntsville Tennis Center and baseball fields
  • When: Saturday, November 20 | 2PM

John Hunt Park Mountain Bike Trail

Thanks to the City of Huntsville, Barry Smith Trails and Huntsville Area Mountain Bike Riders, this new mountain bike trail is ready for you!

The mountain bike trail is a single-track course, going on for 4.1 miles. There is plenty to explore.

“We are celebrating something special that is four years in the making. This new feature of John Hunt Park will host future competitive events, as well as riders of all ages and skill levels wanting to enjoy this latest addition to our City.”

—Tommy Battle, Mayor of Huntsville via City of Huntsville press release

What else is coming soon to Huntsville? Let us know by tagging @thebamabuzz or emailing

Emily Kent
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