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  • State land
  • Indigenous
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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      This region is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

      The land is owned by the Crieff Hydro, Scotland's leading leisure resort. There are a few official trails for leisure cycling and two "Downhill Trails" that are good fun too, but not very steep or technical. One person has built these trails in his own time and off his own bat, so show some respect and don't ride in big groups, cut Strava lines etc.

      If you're staying at the Hydro, there's loads for families to do, great views and the current management set up at the Hydro seem to be really pro-cycling, there's even family bike hire and a qualified mountain bike guide on site. If you're an enduro rider looking for a nice place to take the family, this would be a great call. Bring your bike, the Hydro trails are great and Comrie (recently voted the UK's best trail centre) is just up the road too - Dunkeld and Perth aren't far either for more amazing riding spots. Quite a few of my friends have managed to get points with their other half by booking a trip here and "finding something to do"...I know that sounds sexist!

      If you're not staying at the Hydro, say "Hi" and smile at everyone you see, don't leave litter etc. Generally, don't be a dick and spoil it for the rest of us! (At least) buy a coffee in the cafe next to the bike hire too, the food is excellent.

      We're very lucky to have this spot so close to Glasgow.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      If you are not staying at the Hydro,drive up past the stables and then take a right the first dirt track, and park at the viewpoint. On the way back, turn right then left at the mini roundabout and park up, the cafe is in the building opposite.
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      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Region Details
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      • 5

      Caution on Jun 9, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #4,179
      Trails
      24
      Total Distance
      10 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent
      4,272 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      897 ft
      Total Vertical
      529 ft
      Reports
      15
      Photos
      15
      Ridden Counter
      396

      Photos of Crieff Hydro Mountain Bike

      trail: Path
      5 |
      Jun 9, 2018 @ 4:31pm
      Jun 9, 2018
      Path, North Vancouver
      trail: Access Road
      4 |
      Jun 9, 2018 @ 10:15am
      Jun 9, 2018
      Access Road, North Vancouver
      trail: Red DH
      11 |
      Jun 9, 2018 @ 10:07am
      Jun 9, 2018
      Red DH, North Vancouver
      trail: Red DH
      8 |
      Jun 9, 2018 @ 10:06am
      Jun 9, 2018
      Red DH, North Vancouver
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      Videos of Crieff Hydro Mountain Bike

      Chasing Big Golum soon a trail
      1:49 | 42 | May 20, 2018
      Monday Trails
      3:55 | 79 | Mar 20, 2018
      off camber is my Life
      2:21 | 105 | Aug 27, 2017
      up an over
      2:10 | 156 | Aug 27, 2017
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      Recent Comments

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      user #979062kraymoretrailRed DHCurrently has 3 sections, top is in forest,...
      Jun 9, 2018 @ 10:09am
      Jun 9, 2018
      user #979062kraymoretrailRed DHNice flowy track with some fun wall rides,...
      Jun 9, 2018 @ 1:37am
      Jun 9, 2018
      user #688975hainmantrailThrough The Trees Of The DeadLoads of fallen trees in the middle Needs some...
      Jan 14, 2018 @ 1:52am
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      Recent Activity

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      user #759696crimsondynamoaddridelogAug 5, 2018 ride log
      Aug 5, 2018 @ 1:13pm
      Aug 5, 2018
      user #1434664Carrie88riddentrailHydro Trail 2 and 3 more
      Jul 28, 2018 @ 1:09pm
      Jul 28, 2018
      user #1509767Peterhall001addridelogJun 10, 2018 ride log and 1 more
      Jun 25, 2018 @ 4:47am
      Jun 25, 2018
      user #1399252AndyldaddridelogJun 11, 2018 ride log
      Jun 11, 2018 @ 4:10am
      Jun 11, 2018
      user #979062kraymorevotetrailRed DH
      Jun 10, 2018 @ 12:46pm
      Jun 10, 2018
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