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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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
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      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Region Details
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      Open on Oct 20, 2018

      Stats

      Global Ranking
      #5,328
      Trails (view details)
      7
      Trails Mountain Bike
      7
      Trails Hike
      7
      Trails Trail Running
      7
      Total Distance
      3 miles
      Total Descent
      293 ft
      Total Vertical
      227 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,248 ft
      Reports
      2
      Ridden Counter
      89

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