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      The Abriachan Kelpies mountain bike trails are set high up in the highlands of Scotland above from the shores of Loch Ness.
      This is a family friendly mountain bike trail centre with three trails:
      A green 3km route
      A 7km blue route
      A 4km red run
      A jump park
      Green Trail
      The green trail is family friendly as an introduction to the sport and connects onto the blue with a footpath feel.
      Blue Trail
      The blue trail is a family friendly 7km ride.
      Red Trail
      The red trail has steeper slopes, on narrow single-track which as a loop also onto connects onto the jump park
      Jump Park
      The jump park has eight table tops, bermed corners and gap jumps.
      History
      Together the Abriachan trails are known as the Kelpies' Trails - after the famous and mythical local water horse.
      The Abriachan Trail centre is owned by the Abriachan Forest Trust community who in 1998 purchased the 534 hectares of forest. They are a Trust owned by the 140 local inhabitants scattered around the rural community. As a social enterprise they have created a network of paths, MTB trails and educational opportunities.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Parking google parking directions
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
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      Region Details
      • 5
      • 10
      • 11
      • 3

      Region Status
      Caution as of Oct 6, 2020

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      29
      Trails Mountain Bike
      29
      Trails E-Bike
      29
      Trails Hike
      22
      Trails Trail Running
      22
      Total Distance
      18 miles
      Total Descent
      2,477 ft
      Total Vertical
      628 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,403 ft
      Reports
      8
      Photos
      4
      Ridden Counter
      567

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance

      Photos of Abriachan Kelpies Mountain Bike

      trail: Apex
      7 |
      Dec 28, 2020 @ 7:35am
      Dec 28, 2020
      trail: Apex
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      Dec 28, 2020 @ 7:35am
      Dec 28, 2020
      trail: Apex
      15 |
      Dec 28, 2020 @ 7:35am
      Dec 28, 2020
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      trail: Red
      30 |
      Jul 28, 2020 @ 6:41am
      Jul 28, 2020

      Videos of Abriachan Kelpies Mountain Bike

      Green mile and heartbreak ridge
      trail: Green
      2:42 | 44 | Sep 3, 2019
      green wing
      trail: Green
      3:09 | 61 | Mar 14, 2017
      Green Wing Traffic Jam
      trail: Green
      2:34 | 51 | Sep 19, 2016
      British Army DH Team - BDS Fort Bill
      trail: Green
      4:16 | 142 | May 16, 2016
      Pie Stakes 2.0 | Daz Green
      trail: Green
      1:53 | 838 | Oct 22, 2014
      Comrie Croft Bike Trails
      trail: Green
      3:00 | 303 | Jul 8, 2014
      John O'Groats to Gretna Green charity run
      trail: Green
      0:52 | 185 | Mar 8, 2014
      Selby Downhill Team
      trail: Green
      3:47 | 184 | Jan 30, 2012

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1290755gmccwishlisttrailRed
      Apr 18, 2021 @ 3:24am
      Apr 18, 2021
      user #1002750StuHolleyriddentrailRed and 10 more
      Mar 18, 2021 @ 2:53am
      Mar 18, 2021
      user #2466730roryr32riddentrailTrail and 5 more
      Jan 7, 2021 @ 1:26pm
      Jan 7, 2021
      user #2260460Yeeeaddphoto in My City and 2 more
      Dec 28, 2020 @ 7:35am
      Dec 28, 2020
      user #2417851OptimoriddentrailJump Park and 7 more
      Sep 18, 2020 @ 3:41pm
      Sep 18, 2020

      Recent Comments

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      user #1509767Peterhall001trailRed80% rideable but fallen to neglect
      Jul 28, 2020 @ 6:41am
      Jul 28, 2020

      Nearby Areas

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      Squaland Bike Park 16.2 km
      Aigas Community Forest 26.6 km
      Craig Dunain9 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2918 miles2,477 ft8 miles630 ft
      #4,813#22848220
      E-Bike2918 miles2,477 ft8 miles630 ft
      45
      Hike2215 miles2,110 ft7 miles630 ft
      #4,233#169711
      Trail Running2215 miles2,110 ft7 miles630 ft
      #4,235#167711
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