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      Red, Black, Blue and Green marked trails, plus some trails from races including an EWS round and a "Bike Park" area. Cafe, toilets, showers and an excellent bike shop with bike hire all on site. Gets very busy on sunny weekends.

      Nearest Hospital: Borders General Hospital, Galashiels. TD6 9BS
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: GT
      Land Status: National Park
      Parking - £ google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Clearly signposted on the Peebles - Innerleithen road.
      Disclaimer:
      All trails currently closed to cycling except fire roads.
      Links
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 49
      • 11
      • 15
      • 23
      • 43
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 days
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      144
      Trails Mountain Bike
      143
      Trails E-Bike
      113
      Trails Hike
      66
      Trails Trail Running
      66
      Trails Horse
      48
      Total Distance
      108 miles
      Total Descent
      29,237 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,508 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,003 ft
      Reports
      2,872
      Photos
      358
      Ridden Counter
      98,580

      Photos of Glentress Mountain Bike

      trail: Jailbreak
      21 |
      Jun 11, 2021 @ 12:26pm
      Jun 11, 2021
      trail: Jailbreak
      14 |
      Jun 11, 2021 @ 12:26pm
      Jun 11, 2021
      trail: Jailbreak
      19 |
      Jun 11, 2021 @ 12:25pm
      Jun 11, 2021
      trail: Spooky Wood
      23 |
      May 19, 2021 @ 1:04pm
      May 19, 2021
      trail: Name Unknown
      10 |
      May 17, 2021 @ 3:12pm
      May 17, 2021
      trail: Ponduro
      25 |
      Apr 22, 2021 @ 12:48am
      Apr 22, 2021
      trail: Spooky Wood
      33 |
      Feb 12, 2021 @ 1:15am
      Feb 12, 2021
      trail: Janet's Brae
      19 |
      Jan 13, 2021 @ 2:25pm
      Jan 13, 2021

      Videos of Glentress Mountain Bike

      crash
      trail: Super G
      0:06 | 207 | Dec 6, 2019
      Spooky wood 20191117
      3:45 | 221 | Dec 6, 2019
      0:53 | 177 | Aug 8, 2019
      Nicky's New Bike Day!
      5:46 | 145 | Jul 17, 2019
      Hammer Time
      0:07 | 501 | Mar 12, 2019
      Ho chi min
      trail: Ho Chi Min
      2:12 | 323 | Mar 3, 2019
      Steep n techy
      4:32 | 92 | Jan 7, 2019
      Steep Loam
      trail: Steep Loam
      1:00 | 275 | Jan 6, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2744951nitwittitbitaddkarmaGlentress
      Aug 4, 2021 @ 1:06pm
      6 hours
      user #2725526gdustanvotetrailOut The Side Door
      Aug 4, 2021 @ 4:04am
      15 hours
      user #2598531BradenCollins135riddentrailMotorway and 2 more
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 12:50pm
      1 day
      user #2343511Aidanmw121riddentrailFalla Brae Black Section and 7 more
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 8:00am
      1 day
      user #2343511Aidanmw121riddentrailCool runnings and 5 more
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 4:12am
      2 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1149119Jmac888trailPathRode this (from Glentress to Innerleithen)...
      Apr 27, 2021 @ 6:54am
      Apr 27, 2021
      user #1906610JohnnyMcMurdotrailJailbreakAlso known as Jailbreak
      Nov 10, 2020 @ 1:52pm
      Nov 10, 2020
      user #1942733RobGrewtrailHammer TimeMud fest - that is all
      Sep 12, 2020 @ 5:41am
      Sep 12, 2020
      user #1149119Jmac888trailHo Chi MinSeems straightforward at low speed but becomes...
      Aug 31, 2020 @ 7:24am
      Aug 31, 2020
      user #1149119Jmac888trailMud And RootsTricky short trail, nothing too gnarly but...
      Aug 31, 2020 @ 7:17am
      Aug 31, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Cademuir 1 63.4 km
      Hamilton Hill3.5 km
      Cardrona 1 23.5 km
      Caberston 14.5 km
      Cloich Hills 45.4 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike142108 miles29,154 ft59 miles1,509 ft
      #13#13582,8521424,847
      E-Bike11392 miles22,871 ft49 miles1,509 ft
      #8#12,5152750
      Hike6675 miles14,711 ft37 miles1,509 ft
      #838#202,48995
      Trail Running6675 miles14,711 ft37 miles1,509 ft
      #841#202,489188
      Horse4866 miles11,798 ft32 miles1,509 ft
      #871,325
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