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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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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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      Bike Park Details
      • 1
      • 8

      Region Status
      Open as of Apr 25, 2021
      Day Ticket
      £30 GBP
      Uplift Type
      Shuttle

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      9
      Trails Mountain Bike
      12
      Total Distance
      2 miles
      Total Descent
      1,481 ft
      Total Vertical
      362 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,006 ft
      Reports
      25
      Photos
      201
      Ridden Counter
      1,378

      Popular Descend Bike Park Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 4 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 9 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 32 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance

      Photos of Descend Bike Park Mountain Bike

      trail: Main Line DH1
      2 |
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 12:50am
      Jun 26, 2021
      trail: Main Line DH1
      1 |
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 12:50am
      Jun 26, 2021
      trail: Main Line DH1
      1 |
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 12:49am
      Jun 26, 2021
      trail: Main Line DH1
      2 |
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 12:49am
      Jun 26, 2021
      trail: Main Line DH1
      4 |
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 12:49am
      Jun 26, 2021
      trail: Main Line DH1
      8 |
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 12:49am
      Jun 26, 2021
      trail: Black Magic
      49 |
      Sep 1, 2020 @ 2:50pm
      Sep 1, 2020
      trail: Black Magic
      44 |
      Sep 1, 2020 @ 2:49pm
      Sep 1, 2020

      Videos of Descend Bike Park Mountain Bike

      Oli's OTB Descend 4x
      trail: 4x Track
      42 | May 23, 2021
      messing around on the 4X track at Hamsterley...
      trail: 4x Track
      0:05 | 110 | Jan 19, 2019
      FIRST TRIP TO DANNY HART'S DESCEND BIKE PARK
      1:43 | 304 | Feb 4, 2018
      Descend Bike Park
      trail: Pinball
      1:40 | 148 | Oct 31, 2017
      Black Magic
      1:44 | 74 | Apr 30, 2017
      Main Line
      1:04 | 185 | Apr 30, 2017
      Stupid roots
      0:42 | 80 | Nov 19, 2016
      Descend bike park
      2:00 | 83 | Jun 12, 2016

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1961120DanMan771addtrailNPS and 1 more
      Jul 12, 2021 @ 12:28pm
      Jul 12, 2021
      user #2701456Willarnoldmtbaddphoto in My City and 5 more
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 12:49am
      Jun 26, 2021
      user #1698131Jack-x-HarrisonaddvideoOli's OTB Descend 4x
      May 23, 2021 @ 9:26am
      May 23, 2021
      user #796657NMcAlindonaddvideoDanny Hart’s Descend Bike Park - Main Line
      May 8, 2021 @ 3:55pm
      May 8, 2021
      user #796657NMcAlindonriddentrailPinball and 2 more
      May 1, 2021 @ 9:16am
      May 1, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      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 2 140.6 km
      Swaledale 4 317.3 km
      Chopwell Woodland Park 118.4 km

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