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Activity Recordings
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  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of 6 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      135
      Trails Mountain Bike
      136
      Trails E-Bike
      130
      Trails Hike
      60
      Trails Trail Running
      72
      Trails Horse
      10
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      80 miles
      Total Descent
      21,381 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,353 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,373 ft
      Reports
      414
      Photos
      4,040
      Ridden Counter
      18,275
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Fort William Mountain Bike

      trail: Top Chief
      11 |
      Sep 26, 2021 @ 2:28pm
      Sep 26, 2021
      trail: Top Chief
      12 |
      Sep 18, 2021 @ 2:56pm
      Sep 18, 2021
      trail: Blue Doon
      15 |
      Sep 18, 2021 @ 2:54pm
      Sep 18, 2021
      trail: Top Chief
      7 |
      Sep 18, 2021 @ 3:39am
      Sep 18, 2021
      trail: Top Chief
      11 |
      Sep 18, 2021 @ 3:38am
      Sep 18, 2021
      trail: Top Chief
      3 |
      Sep 18, 2021 @ 3:38am
      Sep 18, 2021
      61 |
      Jun 29, 2020 @ 3:20pm
      Jun 29, 2020
      61 |
      Jun 29, 2020 @ 3:20pm
      Jun 29, 2020

      Videos of Fort William Mountain Bike

      Fort Bill slideshow
      9 | Jul 27, 2021
      Downhill WC course
      26 | Jul 15, 2021
      Fort William River Gap
      146 | Jun 29, 2021
      Girlfriend Tries to Kill Me!
      126 | Jun 29, 2021
      Hazzard Hoofer
      72 | Jun 28, 2021
      trail: Blue Steel
      59 | Jun 5, 2021
      Fraser's first DH race
      111 | Apr 28, 2021
      Wet River Gap - Hoofer Fort William DH Track
      82 | Jan 27, 2021

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Top Chief
      Oct 7, 2021 @ 3:24pm
      Oct 7, 2021
      WetKKiamClosed. No reason given.

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Rainbow Nation
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 9:28am
      6 hours
      Idealchristopher13Some work done this week on it adding...
      Lockdown
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 9:27am
      6 hours
      Prevalent Mudchristopher13Super greasy
      T-Shirt
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 9:26am
      6 hours
      Variablechristopher13
      Bud's Trail
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 9:25am
      6 hours
      Wetchristopher13
      Blue Crane
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 9:24am
      6 hours
      Variablechristopher13
      Wild Goat
      Oct 10, 2021 @ 4:24pm
      Oct 10, 2021
      IdealAB2000
      Access
      Sep 28, 2021 @ 6:17am
      Sep 28, 2021
      WetBeano68E-Bike
      The "Bear" Necessities
      Sep 28, 2021 @ 6:17am
      Sep 28, 2021
      IdealBeano68E-Bike
      Hound Trail
      Sep 28, 2021 @ 6:17am
      Sep 28, 2021
      WetBeano68E-Bike
      Wild Sorrell
      Sep 28, 2021 @ 6:17am
      Sep 28, 2021
      VariableBeano68E-Bike

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #356965christopher13addreportBlue Crane and 6 more
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 9:24am
      6 hours
      user #356965christopher13riddentrailBlue Crane and 2 more
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 9:24am
      6 hours
      user #2886052ZachMRihEywishlisttrailTop Chief
      Oct 20, 2021 @ 4:18am
      2 days
      user #2739360mzargaraniwishlisttrailBlue Doon
      Oct 18, 2021 @ 10:36pm
      Oct 18, 2021
      user #1254432jamiewallace81addvideoBlue Doon Fort William | The longest Blue grade uplift mountain bike trail in the UK! and 2 more
      Oct 13, 2021 @ 12:10am
      Oct 13, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2847353AB2000trailWorld ChampsFirst half of the trail was fast,flowy and...
      Oct 10, 2021 @ 4:27pm
      Oct 10, 2021
      user #2847353AB2000trailWild GoatFast … Flowy … fucking amazing
      Oct 10, 2021 @ 4:23pm
      Oct 10, 2021
      user #1915182MostaveragetrailBlue DoonManaged to pick the only day the bike uplift...
      Oct 7, 2021 @ 1:42pm
      Oct 7, 2021
      user #954599Beano68trailHound TrailStart of the trail has been improved with the...
      Sep 28, 2021 @ 12:56pm
      Sep 28, 2021
      user #954599Beano68trailThe "Bear" NecessitiesTrail builders been and upgraded the trail on...
      Sep 28, 2021 @ 12:54pm
      Sep 28, 2021

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Nevis Rangebike parkFort William
      Nevis Range Skillparkskill parkFort William

      Pinkbike Articles

      Jun 19, 2020
      Podcast: Gee Atherton Talks Racing &amp; a Decade of Fort William Podcast: Gee Atherton Talks Racing & a Decade of Fort William
      This weekend, some of the biggest stars on the World Cup race scene will come together for a unique event on Red Bull TV.
      Jun 5, 2020
      Photo Epic: The Tougher Side of Fort William Photo Epic: The Tougher Side of Fort William
      There's a reason most seasoned World Cup racers, mechanics, team managers, photographers, and officials have a love hate relationship with Fort...
      Jul 23, 2019
      Video: Nukeproof's Alternative Fort William Highlights Video: Nukeproof's Alternative Fort William Highlights
      4X and downhill action from the Scottish Highlands plus a look at Nigel Page's unique Mini Mega.
      Jun 5, 2019
      Podcast: Fort William Post-Race Chat with Eliot Jackson and Neko Mulally Podcast: Fort William Post-Race Chat with Eliot Jackson and Neko Mulally
      Eliot Jackson and Neko Mulally turn their critical eyes to the race in Fort William
      Mar 9, 2019
      Round 4 Voting Closed - Pinkbike Photo of the Year Contest Round 4 Voting Closed - Pinkbike Photo of the Year Contest
      We've narrowed the top 32 photos battling for the title of 2018 Pinkbike Photo of the Year down to 4. In addition to the cash prizing for...

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike13679 miles21,286 ft40 miles4,354 ft
      #372#254,045414116,953
      E-Bike13079 miles20,597 ft39 miles4,354 ft
      #102#133722152
      Hike6058 miles7,497 ft23 miles4,354 ft
      #4,286#19213011506
      Trail Running7259 miles8,465 ft24 miles4,354 ft
      #4,408#1923261191
      Horse1011 miles1,552 ft5 miles866 ft
      #5966
      Downhill Ski11,539 ft56 ft994 ft56 ft
      #38
      Backcountry Ski11,539 ft56 ft994 ft56 ft
      #314
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