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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
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 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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Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • 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
      The Long Mynd is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is a series of hills with steep gullies locally known as Batches. In fact Minton Batch is regularly featured in MBR and What Mountain Bike magazine as one of the best single track descents in the UK. THe trails have been featured in Single Track, MBR and MBUK. Also featured in video edits on Dirt and Wideopens websites.

      Pole Bank, the highest point of Long Mynd is 516 metres above sea level and on a good day Snowdon, Cadair Idris and the Brecon Beacons can easily be seen as can the Malvern hills to the south. There are many excellent trails to explore and there are trails to suit everyone and every ability.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      Shuttleable: YES
      Main Car Park google parking directions
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Region Details
      • 17
      • 20
      • 34
      • 18
      • 8

      Region Status
      Open as of Dec 4, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,666
      Trails (view details)
      97
      Trails Mountain Bike
      97
      Trails E-Bike
      97
      Trails Hike
      97
      Trails Trail Running
      97
      Trails Horse
      42
      Total Distance
      105 miles
      Total Descent
      25,657 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,129 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,680 ft
      Reports
      562
      Photos
      45
      Ridden Counter
      1,990

      Long Mynd Mountain Bike Routes

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      Long Myndd
      21 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 1 rides
      • 31 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 5 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance

      Photos of Long Mynd Mountain Bike

      trail: Pole Bank
      7 |
      Jul 30, 2019 @ 1:55pm
      Jul 30, 2019
      trail: Pole Bank
      12 |
      Jul 30, 2019 @ 1:55pm
      Jul 30, 2019
      trail: Asterton Bank
      5 |
      Jul 2, 2019 @ 3:29pm
      Jul 2, 2019
      trail: Asterton Bank
      18 |
      Jul 2, 2019 @ 3:29pm
      Jul 2, 2019

      Videos of Long Mynd Mountain Bike

      Evil Offering - Why you dont need a DH bike?
      3:31 | 76 | Sep 4, 2019
      CJW | Getting back into MTB
      4:25 | 172 | May 18, 2016
      Teaser Llangollen Edit Hamza & Sumayyah
      0:05 | 228 | Dec 7, 2014
      Minton Batch Low Res
      7:41 | 106 | Apr 10, 2014

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Mini Llangollen
      Dec 4, 2019 @ 12:46am
      Dec 4, 2019
      Prevalent Mudawggreen

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #620493awggreenaddreportMini Llangollen
      Dec 4, 2019 @ 7:50am
      Dec 4, 2019
      user #1192301ChrisMaltbyaddreportMinton Batch
      Nov 16, 2019 @ 8:34am
      Nov 16, 2019
      user #1380199CyclingclairevotetrailBurway
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 6:47am
      Nov 12, 2019
      user #1380199CyclingclaireriddentrailBurway
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 6:47am
      Nov 12, 2019
      user #1849936jakeoldfieldvotetrailCow Ridge
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 6:11am
      Nov 12, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1849936jakeoldfieldtrailCow RidgeAwesome to ride down, two rocky steep sections...
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 6:12am
      Nov 12, 2019
      user #1849936jakeoldfieldtrailBurwayBrutal climb! Narrow single track tarmac road...
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 6:10am
      Nov 12, 2019
      user #1670408Eiger3822reportMini LlangollenOvergrown bracken. Best wait until autum
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 5:01am
      Aug 3, 2019
      user #1670408Eiger3822trailMini LlangollenOvergrown with bracken. Wait until autum.
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 4:53am
      Aug 3, 2019
      user #1670408Eiger3822trailHillend BridlewayAlmost impassable at churchmoor end thick...
      Jul 30, 2019 @ 2:24pm
      Jul 30, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Stiperstones 11 105.6 km
      Eastridge Woods 13 8 16.1 km
      Shelve 3 17.7 km
      Hopton Woods 1 8 111.9 km
      Mortimer Forest and Bringewood 16 513.8 km

      Local Badges

      • By Cyclingclaire HHTA & contributors
      • Admins: Cyclingclaire, ETP
      • #13297 - 5,648 views

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