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      Ae, Scotland’s shortest village name is only 20 minutes from the M74 motorway in Dumfries and Galloway...
      But ride its trails and you’ll think you’re in another world.
      With a superb variety of green, blue and red-graded trails, an extreme rated downhill section and skills area you could not want for more at Ae.A green-graded trail is aimed mainly at families. Taking you to a beautiful viewpoint overlooking the Water of Ae.
      The Larch View Route - A blue-graded trail is suitable for those families looking to take in a little bit more of the forest.
      Ae Line - Scottish Power Renewables Trail - A challenging red-graded ride with an aggressive freeride style. The highlight of the route is the final descent of Omega Man with its multiplicity of jumps.
      The Shredder - Perfect if downhill is more your thing. This orange-graded bike park is an entry level downhill track giving you a taste of everything.
      Ae Downhill - This orange-graded park route provides a bigger challenge with its seriously gnarly rocky sections satisfying the most demanding of riders.
      source: 7stanes - Ae
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Main car park google parking directions
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      24
      Total Distance
      37 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      19 miles
      Total Descent
      1 miles
      Highest Trailhead
      1,116 ft
      Total Vertical
      699 ft
      Reports
      2
      Photos
      720
      Ridden Counter
      1,217

      Photos of Forest of Ae Mountain Bike

      trail: Ae Downhill
      24 |
      Jul 20, 2017 @ 4:33am
      Jul 20, 2017
      Ae Downhill, Glencoe
      trail: Ae Downhill
      19 |
      Jul 20, 2017 @ 4:24am
      Jul 20, 2017
      Ae Downhill, Dumfries
      trail: Ae Downhill
      30 |
      Mar 20, 2017 @ 8:33am
      Mar 20, 2017
      Ae Downhill, Newcastle upon Tyne
      trail: Ae Downhill
      152 |
      Mar 20, 2017 @ 12:47am
      Mar 20, 2017
      | 2 comments Ae Downhill, Alston
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      2:02 | 42 | Sep 25, 2016
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