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      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of Nov 26, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      148
      Trails Mountain Bike
      145
      Trails E-Bike
      141
      Trails Horse
      11
      Trails Hike
      73
      Trails Trail Running
      83
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      1
      Trails Observed Trials
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Trails Snowmobile
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Trails Downhill Ski
      2
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      2
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      101 miles
      Total Descent
      24,636 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,353 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,373 ft
      Reports
      573
      Photos
      4,074
      Ridden Counter
      25,056

      Outside Logo Articles

      Podcast: Gee Atherton Talks Racing & a Decade of Fort William
      Jun 19, 2020 from pinkbike.com
      This weekend, some of the biggest stars on the World Cup race scene will come together for a unique event on Red Bull TV.
      Photo Epic: The Tougher Side of Fort William
      Jun 5, 2020 from pinkbike.com
      There's a reason most seasoned World Cup racers, mechanics, team managers, photographers, and officials have a love hate relationship with Fort...
      Video: Nukeproof's Alternative Fort William Highlights
      Jul 24, 2019 from pinkbike.com
      4X and downhill action from the Scottish Highlands plus a look at Nigel Page's unique Mini Mega.
      Finals Photo Epic: All To Play For - Fort William DH World Cup 2019
      Jun 2, 2019 from pinkbike.com
      The classic venue brought plenty of drama with exciting and brutal racing throughout the weekend.
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      Photos of Fort William Mountain Bike

      12 |
      Jan 19, 2023 @ 3:09am
      Jan 19, 2023
      trail: 4X Track
      40 |
      Jan 1, 2023 @ 1:36pm
      Jan 1, 2023
      35 |
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 9:08am
      Aug 14, 2022
      trail: Gondola
      12 |
      Jul 31, 2022 @ 4:44am
      Jul 31, 2022
      trail: Gondola
      7 |
      Jul 30, 2022 @ 1:30pm
      Jul 30, 2022
      trail: Top Chief
      27 |
      Jul 30, 2022 @ 1:30pm
      Jul 30, 2022
      trail: Top Chief
      32 |
      Jul 30, 2022 @ 1:29pm
      Jul 30, 2022
      trail: Top Chief
      24 |
      Jul 30, 2022 @ 1:29pm
      Jul 30, 2022

      Videos of Fort William Mountain Bike

      Nose heavy on Top Chief at Nevis Range
      trail: Top Chief
      53 | Jul 19, 2022
      Fort William Downhill 02-07-2022 what a 65...
      43 | Jul 3, 2022
      The Last Hurrah
      | Jul 3, 2022
      zlatica again
      38 | Dec 8, 2021
      Fort Bill slideshow
      18 | Jul 27, 2021
      Downhill WC course
      38 | Jul 15, 2021
      Fort William River Gap
      301 | Jun 29, 2021
      Girlfriend Tries to Kill Me!
      149 | Jun 29, 2021

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Rainbow Nation
      Nov 26, 2022 @ 10:15am
      Nov 26, 2022
      VariableMinor Water drainage issue, standing...that1rider
      Ben Nevis Main Path
      Nov 18, 2022 @ 5:46am
      Nov 18, 2022
      Snow Covered The last few Kms are covered in snow, and...digitalbiker
      Bud's Trail
      Nov 13, 2022 @ 6:32am
      Nov 13, 2022
      Wet ScottyK25 LTA
      Simmet
      Nov 7, 2022 @ 1:18pm
      Nov 7, 2022
      Variable ScottyK25 LTA
      Baeys Trail
      Nov 7, 2022 @ 1:18pm
      Nov 7, 2022
      Variable ScottyK25 LTA
      Nordic
      Oct 25, 2022 @ 10:17pm
      Oct 25, 2022
      Variable ScottyK25 LTA
      Totem
      Oct 25, 2022 @ 10:16pm
      Oct 25, 2022
      Variable ScottyK25 LTA
      Meadows
      Oct 25, 2022 @ 10:14pm
      Oct 25, 2022
      Variable ScottyK25 LTA
      Thea's
      Oct 25, 2022 @ 10:14pm
      Oct 25, 2022
      Dry L/H entrance has been closed. R/H...ScottyK25 LTA
      New Allt a Mhuilinn
      Oct 25, 2022 @ 10:12pm
      Oct 25, 2022
      Wet ScottyK25 LTA

      National Scenic Trails & Official Routes

      Activity Feed

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      user #22367michaeljebbwishlisttrailFort William World Cup DH Track and 1 more
      Jan 20, 2023 @ 2:45pm
      Jan 20, 2023
      user #3346745EYRAaddphotoGeorge Gannicott at Fort William World Cup DH Track in Fort William, Scotland
      Jan 19, 2023 @ 3:22am
      Jan 19, 2023
      user #1830157JSDAW2019wishlisttrailBlue Doon
      Jan 15, 2023 @ 11:24am
      Jan 15, 2023
      user #1830157JSDAW2019wishlisttrailFort William World Cup DH Track
      Jan 14, 2023 @ 3:16pm
      Jan 14, 2023
      user #1830157JSDAW2019wishlistregionFort William
      Jan 14, 2023 @ 3:05pm
      Jan 14, 2023

      Recent Comments

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      user #3014702TriasforktrailBlue DoonVery flat turns, make this the longest poorly...
      Nov 9, 2022 @ 4:55am
      Nov 9, 2022
      user #644245CraighudsontrailBlue DoonSorry but I felt this blue was badly thought...
      Oct 30, 2021 @ 2:28pm
      Oct 30, 2021
      user #676145PCBradtrailRainbow NationTrail currently closed for maintenance work
      Oct 30, 2021 @ 1:04pm
      Oct 30, 2021
      user #1504914fdmtbsctrail10 Under the Ben AccessThis is marked in the reverse direction as a...
      Oct 24, 2021 @ 5:52am
      Oct 24, 2021
      user #2847353AB2000trailWorld ChampsFirst half of the trail was fast,flowy and...
      Oct 10, 2021 @ 4:27pm
      Oct 10, 2021

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike145100 miles24,537 ft51 miles4,354 ft
      #339#234,072573119,586
      E-Bike14199 miles24,049 ft51 miles4,354 ft
      #103#1115262349
      Horse1111 miles1,532 ft5 miles866 ft
      #11072
      Hike7375 miles9,193 ft30 miles4,354 ft
      #3,886#16313851826
      Trail Running8377 miles10,108 ft32 miles4,354 ft
      #3,440#1434201334
      Dirtbike/Moto1
      #1471
      Observed Trials1
      #261
      ATV/ORV/OHV1
      #1371
      Snowmobile1
      #3
      Snowshoe1
      #391
      Downhill Ski21,539 ft56 ft994 ft56 ft
      #226
      Backcountry Ski21,539 ft56 ft994 ft56 ft
      #217
      Nordic Ski1
      #994
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      • Admins: DMBinS, gav-s, LTA
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