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Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Native/Tribal
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      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
      Buzzard's Nest Car Park google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Clearly signposted on the Peebles - Innerleithen road.
      Links
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Region Details
      • 36
      • 3
      • 14
      • 21
      • 37
      • 1

      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      7stanes
      (www.7stanesmountainbiking.com)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #10
      Trails
      112
      Total Distance
      81 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      43 miles
      Total Descent
      24,239 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,003 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,437 ft
      Reports
      773
      Photos
      167
      Ridden Counter
      24,129

      Photos of Glentress Mountain Bike

      trail: Forest Road
      1 |
      May 7, 2018 @ 11:20pm
      May 7, 2018
      Forest Road, Livingston
      trail: Forest Road
      1 |
      May 7, 2018 @ 11:19pm
      May 7, 2018
      Forest Road, Livingston
      21 |
      Apr 16, 2018 @ 5:31am
      Apr 16, 2018
      Old Walkers Path, Scottish Borders
      trail: Zoom Or Bust
      16 |
      Apr 16, 2018 @ 5:31am
      Apr 16, 2018
      Zoom Or Bust, Scottish Borders
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      Videos of Glentress Mountain Bike

      Mild Peril
      trail: Mild Peril
      1:45 | 19 | Apr 30, 2018
      1:51 | 15 | Feb 1, 2018
      Sunrise on Ho Chi Minh in the snow
      trail: Ho Chi Min
      1:37 | | Jan 15, 2018
      Cool Runnings
      0:49 | 50 | Sep 30, 2017
      more videos »

      Glentress Mountain Bike Routes

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      Top notch enduro action
      13 miles
      Glentress Back Door
      6 miles
      Glentress- my best of
      12 miles
      Gypsy Glen (Starting and finishing at GT)
      14 miles

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      user #1279014KevEdtrailThe Mast of ZorroBone dry fast.
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