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      Descend Hamsterley is the only dedicated downhill and 4X facility in the North East. The project is in it’s 15th year of development. Due to popularity, it is one of the leading extreme bike centres for riders to visit from all over the UK.

      Descend Hamsterley accommodates everyone from beginners to full on professional athletes. We also have MTB coaching in tandem with Endeavour Mountain Bike Coaching to give hints, tip and training to all levels of riders.

      We also have dedicated staff on site at all times to assist and provide you with a professional service.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
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      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
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      Bike Park Details
      • 1
      • 8

      Region Status
      Open as of Aug 19, 2020
      Day Ticket
      £30 GBP
      Uplift Type
      Shuttle

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      9
      Trails Mountain Bike
      9
      Total Distance
      3 miles
      Total Descent
      1,883 ft
      Total Vertical
      370 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,014 ft
      Reports
      32
      Photos
      110
      Ridden Counter
      2,003

      Popular Descend Bike Park Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 4 rides
      Yesterday
      • 3 rides
      Past Week
      • 47 rides

      Photos of Descend Bike Park Mountain Bike

      trail: Main Line DH1
      12 |
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 12:50am
      Jun 26, 2021
      trail: Main Line DH1
      11 |
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 12:50am
      Jun 26, 2021
      trail: Main Line DH1
      11 |
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 12:49am
      Jun 26, 2021
      trail: Main Line DH1
      10 |
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 12:49am
      Jun 26, 2021
      trail: Main Line DH1
      22 |
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 12:49am
      Jun 26, 2021
      trail: Main Line DH1
      39 |
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 12:49am
      Jun 26, 2021
      108 |
      Jan 15, 2020 @ 8:37am
      Jan 15, 2020
      trail: Pinball
      97 |
      Jun 9, 2019 @ 2:54am
      Jun 9, 2019

      Videos of Descend Bike Park Mountain Bike

      Descend Bike Park
      40 | May 9, 2022
      Decend Bike park 2021 first run of day
      27 | Jan 17, 2022
      Oli's OTB Descend 4x
      trail: 4x Track
      77 | May 23, 2021
      messing around on the 4X track at Hamsterley...
      trail: 4x Track
      0:05 | 124 | Jan 19, 2019
      FIRST TRIP TO DANNY HART'S DESCEND BIKE PARK
      1:43 | 312 | Feb 4, 2018
      Descend Bike Park
      trail: Pinball
      1:40 | 155 | Oct 31, 2017
      Main Line
      1:04 | 196 | Apr 30, 2017
      Stupid roots
      0:42 | 82 | Nov 19, 2016

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #3130932NanreikriddentrailThe Edge - Top Section and 6 more
      Aug 2, 2022 @ 4:02pm
      Aug 2, 2022
      user #2284345levo-scottaddreportMain Line DH1 and 2 more
      Jun 4, 2022 @ 2:22pm
      Jun 4, 2022
      user #2892396solwakedhaddvideoDescend Bike Park
      May 9, 2022 @ 11:51am
      May 9, 2022
      user #2330318Solwake527riddentrailMain Line DH1
      May 7, 2022 @ 12:31pm
      May 7, 2022
      user #944647nettaddvideoDescend Hamsterly Main Line Pinball Trail Preview 2018
      Mar 27, 2022 @ 4:33pm
      Mar 27, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2205850AidanCKYtrail4x TrackThis isn't a blue trail. its part of the...
      Jan 8, 2022 @ 5:00pm
      Jan 8, 2022
      user #1941392nathannnuktrail4x TrackMore a red or black not a blue
      Mar 15, 2020 @ 4:05pm
      Mar 15, 2020
      user #1941392nathannnuktrailMain Line DH1One of the best trails here but not a red
      Mar 15, 2020 @ 4:05pm
      Mar 15, 2020
      user #1909550Weardaleboystrail4x TrackNot a blue trail
      Aug 29, 2019 @ 1:32am
      Aug 29, 2019
      user #571225kev-waring-dhreportPinballThe North Easts One and Only 4x and Downhill...
      Feb 3, 2015 @ 10:04am
      Feb 3, 2015

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Hamsterley Forest 2 180.6 km
      Swaledale 3 317.3 km
      Beamish Woodland 2 118.3 km
      Chopwell Woodland Park 118.4 km

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