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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
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      No description for Forest of Dean has been added yet! Login or register to submit one.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
      Pedalabikeaway google parking directions
      Links
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Region Details
      • 13
      • 3
      • 32
      • 23
      • 9

      Region Status
      Caution as of Aug 7, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      89
      Trails Mountain Bike
      89
      Trails E-Bike
      9
      Trails Hike
      61
      Trails Trail Running
      61
      Total Distance
      46 miles
      Total Descent
      16,293 ft
      Total Vertical
      523 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      772 ft
      Reports
      605
      Photos
      2,239
      Ridden Counter
      21,373

      Photos of Forest of Dean Mountain Bike

      trail: Launch Pad
      12 |
      Jul 28, 2020 @ 8:59am
      Jul 28, 2020
      trail: Corkscrew
      11 |
      Jul 28, 2020 @ 8:59am
      Jul 28, 2020
      trail: Freeminers
      4 |
      Jul 28, 2020 @ 8:59am
      Jul 28, 2020
      6 |
      Jul 28, 2020 @ 8:41am
      Jul 28, 2020

      Videos of Forest of Dean Mountain Bike

      RAW - F.O.D. MINI DH RD4
      2:52 | 233 | Feb 5, 2020
      100% Mini Downhill, Round 4 2019
      4:12 | 815 | Dec 5, 2019
      More than just another ride | Tracy Moseley's...
      0:59 | 75 | Oct 1, 2019
      Dad’s First uplift day at the Forest of Dean.
      trail: Launch Pad
      2:47 | 79 | Jul 8, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Advanced Skills Drop Line
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 1:02am
      Aug 5, 2020
      UnknownDeanTrailVolunteer DTV Closed for major refurbishment Work...
      Advanced Skills Tabletop Line
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 1:00am
      Aug 5, 2020
      UnknownDeanTrailVolunteer DTV Closed for major refurbish Work being...
      Verderers Soup Dragon
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 12:58am
      Aug 5, 2020
      VariableDeanTrailVolunteer DTV Currently Closed for resurfacing Work...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Countdown
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 1:16am
      Aug 5, 2020
      IdealDeanTrailVolunteer DTV Designed, Built and paid for by Dean...
      ??
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 1:04am
      Aug 5, 2020
      UnknownDeanTrailVolunteer DTV Unofficial line scratched in for Enduro...
      Corkscrew Bottom
      Jul 22, 2020 @ 10:12am
      Jul 22, 2020
      DryDeanTrailVolunteer DTV
      Corkscrew
      Jul 22, 2020 @ 10:11am
      Jul 22, 2020
      DryDeanTrailVolunteer DTV
      Quarry Drop In
      Jun 14, 2020 @ 1:52am
      Jun 14, 2020
      Idealluis1987
      Blackpool Fly Down
      Jun 14, 2020 @ 1:52am
      Jun 14, 2020
      Idealluis1987
      SIDEWINDER
      Jun 14, 2020 @ 1:52am
      Jun 14, 2020
      Idealluis1987
      S.T.O.N.E.R
      Jun 14, 2020 @ 1:52am
      Jun 14, 2020
      Idealluis1987
      Screaming trees
      Jun 14, 2020 @ 1:52am
      Jun 14, 2020
      Idealluis1987
      Staple Edge Climb
      Jun 9, 2020 @ 11:38pm
      Jun 9, 2020
      DryAndylewismbeRocky. Loose, slippery

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1636658georgieboy86riddentrailY2K and 4 more
      Aug 9, 2020 @ 5:28pm
      2 days
      user #2332823BigphilraddreportVerderers Wizards Sleeve and 2 more
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 4:19am
      Aug 7, 2020
      user #2332823BigphilrriddentrailLaunch Pad and 2 more
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 4:16am
      Aug 7, 2020
      user #2332823BigphilrwishlisttrailLaunch Pad
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 12:26am
      Aug 7, 2020
      user #1361679Jaib06difficultyvotetrailCorkscrew
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 5:30pm
      Aug 6, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #612898DeanTrailVolunteerreportFreeminers EndClosed for maintenance Northshore rotten in...
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 12:51am
      Aug 5, 2020
      user #150800swalesdownhillertrailLaunch Padsuch a great trail. it says "don't pedal". i...
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 12:22pm
      Aug 3, 2020
      user #877096AylburtontrailBig PigA few trees across the trail which needs a saw...
      Mar 7, 2020 @ 9:00am
      Mar 7, 2020
      user #1768039GeorgeparryyreportFreeminers Extensionvery slippery, had dh 2.8 inch wide tires and...
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 9:17am
      Oct 20, 2019
      user #1192225Scoot66trailY2KDeffo not blue, best ridden fast straight from top
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 8:12am
      Oct 20, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Ellwood 1 15 13.2 km
      Cotswold Edge13.2 km
      Wentwood Forest 2 317.3 km
      Black Mountains Cycle Centre 4 118.3 km
      Malvern Hills 118.5 km

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      Pinkbike Articles

      Mar 5, 2020
      Video &amp; Race Report: Forest of Dean Mini Downhill - Round 2 Video & Race Report: Forest of Dean Mini Downhill - Round 2
      Riders take on a wet and wild course in the Forest of Dean for the second round of the Mini DH series.
      Jan 31, 2020
      Video &amp; Race Report: Round 1 Highlights of the Mini Downhill - Forest of Dean Video & Race Report: Round 1 Highlights of the Mini Downhill - Forest of Dean
      Ethan Craik and Sarah Gamsjaeger took the wins in the first round of the Ride 100% Mini Downhill.
      Jul 31, 2019
      Video: Introducing Tracy Moseley's New Race Team Video: Introducing Tracy Moseley's New Race Team
      Hattie Harnden and Jayden Randell join Tracy in a cross-discipline team.
      Feb 19, 2019
      Video &amp; Race Report: 2019 Mini DH Round 2 - Forest of Dean Video & Race Report: 2019 Mini DH Round 2 - Forest of Dean
      Perfect conditions for an action-packed day with some fast times by all.
      Jan 29, 2019
      Video &amp; Race Report: Mini DH Round 1, Forest of Dean 2019 Video & Race Report: Mini DH Round 1, Forest of Dean 2019
      Riders braved the cold conditions in the Forest of Dean to do battle for the first time in 2019.
      • By alfiebeaty & contributors
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