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      DEFA owned plantation. This area is popular with many user groups. The majority of the trails in this area are'wild trails' and lean towards the more technically advanced riders with blind steep drops steps and some gaps. The Blue Dot Trail is of a XC nature and is DEFA sanctioned. DEFA are working with local trail builders to improve and sanction other trails within the plantation, but please note unless way-marked the trail is not sanctioned, inspected or promoted by DEFA.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Land Status: Community Forest
      Car Park google parking directions
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Region Supporters & Maintainers
      • DEFA
        trail builder
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of Nov 29, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      6
      Trails Mountain Bike
      6
      Trails E-Bike
      3
      Trails Hike
      5
      Trails Trail Running
      5
      Total Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent
      1,793 ft
      Total Vertical
      445 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,020 ft
      Reports
      79
      Photos
      60
      Ridden Counter
      430

      Popular Cringle Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      Past Week
      • 10 rides

      Photos of Cringle Mountain Bike

      trail: Dam Wall Link
      28 |
      Feb 25, 2020 @ 11:55am
      Feb 25, 2020
      trail: Dam Wall Link
      35 |
      Feb 25, 2020 @ 11:55am
      Feb 25, 2020
      54 |
      Jan 8, 2019 @ 3:38am
      Jan 8, 2019
      25 |
      Nov 26, 2018 @ 2:51am
      Nov 26, 2018
      trail: Blue Dot
      33 |
      Oct 15, 2018 @ 11:29am
      Oct 15, 2018
      trail: Blue Dot
      20 |
      Oct 15, 2018 @ 11:27am
      Oct 15, 2018
      trail: Blue Dot
      21 |
      Oct 15, 2018 @ 11:25am
      Oct 15, 2018
      trail: Blue Dot
      31 |
      Oct 15, 2018 @ 9:10am
      Oct 15, 2018

      Videos of Cringle Mountain Bike

      Manx 2 Day Enduro - Wet Lettuce Visit the Isle...
      6:11 | 4273 | Aug 4, 2017

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Blue Dot
      Dec 5, 2021 @ 9:02am
      Dec 5, 2021
      Dry Trail holding well. 1 tree across trail....Chapelbay IM-DEFA
      The Otters Pocket
      Nov 29, 2021 @ 8:08am
      Nov 29, 2021
      Variable Some obstructions removed from trail. ...Manxgrw IM-DEFA
      Blaeberry Red
      Nov 29, 2021 @ 8:07am
      Nov 29, 2021
      Variable Some obstructions removed from trail. ...Manxgrw IM-DEFA
      The Riddler
      Nov 29, 2021 @ 8:05am
      Nov 29, 2021
      Variable Some obstructions removed from trail. ...Manxgrw IM-DEFA
      Widdle to Risky
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 11:41pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      Ideal Good dry condition and normal wet patch...Chapelbay IM-DEFA
      Blaeberry Blue
      Mar 2, 2019 @ 12:51am
      Mar 2, 2019
      WetBit greasy, good laughforsdal
      Dam Wall Link
      Mar 2, 2019 @ 12:51am
      Mar 2, 2019
      Dryforsdal
      Quarry Line
      Feb 26, 2019 @ 1:45pm
      Feb 26, 2019
      Variable Leediom IM-DEFA

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2995167RookieVanguardriddentrailBlue Dot
      Apr 15, 2022 @ 3:27am
      Apr 15, 2022
      user #2271236JamieandthemagictorchriddentrailThe Riddler and 1 more
      Apr 8, 2022 @ 2:43pm
      Apr 8, 2022
      user #2271236JamieandthemagictorchriddentrailThe Otters Pocket and 5 more
      Apr 8, 2022 @ 2:43pm
      Apr 8, 2022
      user #1059311bearcollinscommentreportBlue Dot
      Jan 31, 2022 @ 11:29am
      Jan 31, 2022
      user #1327475ChapelbayaddreportBlue Dot
      Dec 5, 2021 @ 9:02am
      Dec 5, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1059311bearcollinsreportBlue DotTree now cleared
      Jan 31, 2022 @ 11:29am
      Jan 31, 2022
      user #2816791AndyakotrailBlue DotShould be ridden in an anti clockwise...
      Aug 16, 2021 @ 3:58pm
      Aug 16, 2021
      user #1307430GavinCallowreportBlue DotNow cleared thanks!
      Mar 6, 2020 @ 8:03am
      Mar 6, 2020
      user #1088637Shaun0473reportBlaeberry BlueHi Lee, I've been off work so have only just...
      Mar 29, 2019 @ 5:07am
      Mar 29, 2019
      user #1088637Shaun0473reportThe Otters PocketCheers Lee
      Feb 6, 2019 @ 11:45pm
      Feb 6, 2019

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike65 miles1,795 ft3 miles446 ft
      #3,717#1755679902
      E-Bike34 miles883 ft2 miles446 ft
      #1,435#11446094
      Hike54 miles1,385 ft3 miles446 ft
      #3,285#109731
      Trail Running54 miles1,385 ft3 miles446 ft
      #3,297#109733
      • By Shaun0473 IM-DEFA & contributors
      • Admins: IM-DEFA
      • #21011 - 2,416 views

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