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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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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

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Other Other
      Black, Red and Blue XC Trails

      Descent Downhill Bike Park
      source: Descend
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Parking google parking directions
      Files
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Region Details
      • 27
      • 2
      • 14
      • 20
      • 11

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 days
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      74
      Trails Mountain Bike
      74
      Trails E-Bike
      6
      Trails Hike
      55
      Trails Trail Running
      55
      Trails Horse
      1
      Total Distance
      44 miles
      Total Descent
      6,723 ft
      Total Vertical
      961 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,455 ft
      Reports
      622
      Photos
      189
      Ridden Counter
      17,619

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 4 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 7 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 56 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance

      Photos of Hamsterley Forest Mountain Bike

      trail: Section 13
      4 |
      Jun 16, 2020 @ 11:14am
      Jun 16, 2020
      trail: Section 13
      3 |
      Jun 16, 2020 @ 11:14am
      Jun 16, 2020
      trail: Section 13
      4 |
      Jun 16, 2020 @ 11:14am
      Jun 16, 2020
      trail: Transmission
      19 |
      Feb 22, 2020 @ 7:55am
      Feb 22, 2020

      Videos of Hamsterley Forest Mountain Bike

      Honey Badger
      0:11 | 164 | Jun 10, 2018
      Special K on the jeffsy
      trail: Special K
      1:35 | 184 | Nov 9, 2017
      Hamsterley
      13:29 | 220 | Nov 5, 2017
      13. Escaping the flys
      trail: Section 13
      2:09 | 142 | Jul 16, 2017

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Main Forest Drive
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 2:06am
      Aug 7, 2020
      WetFlishClosed just past the bridge at the bottom...
      Trail
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 12:13am
      Aug 7, 2020
      Prevalent MudMadmick22cant get thurgh fallen trees

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1961134SproataddreportBrain Freeze and 9 more
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 1:03am
      17 hours
      user #2347727DobbariddentrailSkills Loop (Downhill)
      Aug 9, 2020 @ 2:39pm
      2 days
      user #1557021Madmick22addreportBone Shaker and 1 more
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 12:00pm
      Aug 7, 2020
      user #1855124FlishaddreportGrove Link and 2 more
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 2:05am
      Aug 7, 2020
      user #1469830johnnyboy11000addreportLumpy Mattress/Poisonous Monkey
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 6:43am
      Aug 6, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1556212UwoodwoodutrailAnt & DecClass, hidden gem, finish should be inspected...
      Jul 9, 2020 @ 1:50pm
      Jul 9, 2020
      user #2273894JohnnySpeighttrailSteep, steeper, cliff!This isn’t a route i can recommend, our...
      Jul 5, 2020 @ 4:36pm
      Jul 5, 2020
      user #1740221niall-btrailTrailTrees have grown over trail and there is a...
      Jun 20, 2020 @ 5:55am
      Jun 20, 2020
      user #688220StevieBumpreportSpecial KShame that wall rides gone ... was only an...
      Apr 17, 2020 @ 5:23pm
      Apr 17, 2020
      user #1941392nathannnuktrailNitrousA lot of nice berms and a few jumps. Very...
      Mar 15, 2020 @ 4:16pm
      Mar 15, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Descend Bike Park 10.6 km
      Chopwell Woodland Park 117.8 km
      Swaledale 4 317.9 km

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