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      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Caution as of Aug 9, 2021

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      24
      Trails Mountain Bike
      24
      Trails E-Bike
      24
      Trails Hike
      20
      Trails Trail Running
      20
      Trails Horse
      5
      Total Distance
      15 miles
      Total Descent
      3,832 ft
      Total Vertical
      911 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,002 ft
      Reports
      203
      Photos
      90
      Ridden Counter
      604

      Photos of Ben Bowie Mountain Bike

      7 |
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 8:40am
      Aug 1, 2022
      7 |
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 7:55am
      Aug 1, 2022
      trail: The Other Top
      5 |
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 7:24am
      Aug 1, 2022
      3 |
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 7:24am
      Aug 1, 2022
      3 |
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 7:24am
      Aug 1, 2022
      21 |
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 7:23am
      Aug 1, 2022
      30 |
      Jan 19, 2022 @ 2:13am
      Jan 19, 2022
      30 |
      May 16, 2021 @ 5:23am
      May 16, 2021

      Videos of Ben Bowie Mountain Bike

      Didn'tTightenTheBarsGodSake
      0:16 | 202 | May 18, 2018
      StoneyMollan kicker
      0:22 | 180 | May 18, 2018
      Glen Loin Fire Road descents
      2:41 | 129 | Nov 20, 2016
      Wet AF Ben Bouie! - Helensburgh
      1:45 | 217 | Sep 25, 2019 , Helensburgh
      Ben Bouie Decent
      7:41 | 452 | Sep 25, 2019 , Helensburgh

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      The Strone
      Aug 4, 2022 @ 11:08am
      Aug 4, 2022
      UnknownThere’s evidence of a new/upgraded...AeonMach
      Slippery Fish
      Jun 4, 2022 @ 9:37am
      Jun 4, 2022
      Drysome trees down but you can still get...garye-mtb
      Stoneymollan
      May 22, 2022 @ 11:02am
      May 22, 2022
      IdealRode this section on 21st May 2022 -...RichardPettigrew
      Landy Track
      May 22, 2022 @ 10:28am
      May 22, 2022
      VariableHike huck-lover
      Farm Track
      May 22, 2022 @ 10:28am
      May 22, 2022
      IdealHike huck-lover
      Killoeter Escarpment (3LW & JMW)
      Mar 27, 2022 @ 6:39am
      Mar 27, 2022
      IdealE-Bike AeonMach
      Forestry Track (3LW & JMW)
      Mar 27, 2022 @ 6:39am
      Mar 27, 2022
      IdealE-Bike AeonMach
      Xmas Tree View
      Mar 22, 2022 @ 10:14am
      Mar 22, 2022
      VariableE-Bike AeonMach
      Christmas Tree Ridge Trail
      Mar 22, 2022 @ 10:14am
      Mar 22, 2022
      IdealE-Bike Nice without the bracken!AeonMach
      Strone Forestry Track
      Mar 22, 2022 @ 10:14am
      Mar 22, 2022
      IdealE-Bike AeonMach

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2787275AeonMachaddreportThe Strone
      Aug 4, 2022 @ 11:11am
      Aug 4, 2022
      user #966362supersandorcommentreportHame'll Dae Me
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 7:33am
      Aug 1, 2022
      user #966362supersandoraddphoto in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and 5 more
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 7:23am
      Aug 1, 2022
      user #2583690garye-mtbaddreportSlippery Fish
      Jun 4, 2022 @ 9:37am
      Jun 4, 2022
      user #38985huck-loveraddreportLandy Track and 1 more
      May 24, 2022 @ 8:39am
      May 24, 2022

      Recent Comments

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      user #966362supersandorreportHame'll Dae MeTrees still down not sure how to access the...
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 7:33am
      Aug 1, 2022
      user #2583690garye-mtbreportHame'll Dae MeIt's going to need some major work to get it...
      Jan 6, 2022 @ 2:55am
      Jan 6, 2022
      user #2483239PHmotorsportreportHame'll Dae MeThanks for this. I was worried about this trail!
      Jan 5, 2022 @ 1:08pm
      Jan 5, 2022
      user #2583690garye-mtbreportHame'll Dae MeTrees are down throughout
      Jan 5, 2022 @ 3:49am
      Jan 5, 2022
      user #2787275AeonMachtrailChristmas Tree Ridge TrailAs you leave the (now quite chopped) Xmas tree...
      Sep 2, 2021 @ 6:00am
      Sep 2, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Highlandsman's Wood 1 74.3 km
      Conic Hill 4 17.9 km
      Old Kilpatrick 8 168.4 km
      The Whangie 19.8 km
      Beinn Bhreac9.9 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2415 miles3,832 ft8 miles912 ft
      #3,977#18190203376
      E-Bike2415 miles3,832 ft8 miles912 ft
      #1,518#120156100
      Hike2013 miles3,100 ft7 miles912 ft
      #3,391#11719627
      Trail Running2013 miles3,100 ft7 miles912 ft
      #3,403#11519638
      Horse54 miles820 ft3 miles666 ft
      13
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