8.5 miles
Distance
708 ft
Climb
-707 ft
Descent
1,291 ft
High Point

Around Durham Region Forest on blues and greens

Detailed Description
Around Durham by Blues is a 9 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Uxbridge Ontario. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 19 trails. This route climbs 708 ft with a max elevation of 1,291 ft then descends -707 ft.
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15 Reviews & Comments

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jonathanthemedic (Apr 17, 2021 at 14:37)
Trail Poison Ivy
Arrows/direction on Trailforks wrong. Arrows on trail direct traffic the opposite direction.
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jonathanthemedic (Apr 17, 2021 at 14:36)
Arrows/direction on Trailforks wrong. Arrows on trail direct traffic the opposite direction.
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jonathanthemedic (Apr 17, 2021 at 14:35)
Trail Maple Gravy
Arrows/direction on Trailforks wrong. Arrows on trail direct traffic the opposite direction.
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jonathanthemedic (Apr 17, 2021 at 13:43)
Trail The Pines
Arrows/direction on Trailforks wrong. Arrows on trail direct traffic the opposite direction.
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jonathanthemedic (Apr 17, 2021 at 13:33)
Trail Oakie-Dokey
Arrows/direction on Trailforks wrong. Arrows on trail direct traffic the opposite direction.
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jonathanthemedic (Apr 17, 2021 at 13:32)
Trail Scratchy S
No arrows where Scratchy and Itchy meet.
Scratchy to Itchy, wrong way, continue on Scratchy.
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jonathanthemedic (Apr 17, 2021 at 13:08)
Trail Scratchy S
Arrows/direction on Trailforks are wrong. Arrows on the trail point the other direction.
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StewartBibb (Nov 21, 2020 at 19:00)
Trail The Pines
There was a tree down across the trail just past the mid point of the trail.
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bruce-mac DMBA (Jul 11, 2020 at 11:30)
Trail Burnt Toast
Very sandy in spots (due to heat, usage and lack of rain) - repairs are underway via DMBA trail volunteers.
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extremumadventura (Mar 7, 2020 at 12:26)
North end run out is melted.
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cycilver (Oct 19, 2019 at 14:56)
Trail No Name
Nice little downhill section but very short
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cycilver (Oct 18, 2019 at 17:49)
Trail Scratchy S
This was awesome, probably my favourite trail in Durham forest.
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extremumadventura (Jul 30, 2019 at 3:40)
One of the steepest hills to climb at Durham. Give it a try.
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extremumadventura (May 29, 2019 at 6:19)
Trail The Pines
One of the best down hill runs at Durham
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extremumadventura (Mar 19, 2019 at 14:56)
Trail Scratchy S
Dont just sit and spin. Get off yer arse and go and ride this new 2018 trail. It now flows in both directions.
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for Around Durham by Blues mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,074 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,148 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,148 ft
  • Grade max
    -38.6%
  • Grade min
    29.1%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Logs Over Easy
Nov 26, 2022 @ 10:11am
12 hours
It gets a little wet in some places but most of the time it is in prime condition
Ogre Entrance
Nov 12, 2022 @ 10:13pm
Nov 12, 2022
Sketchy in the leaves after the rain
Burnt Toast
Nov 12, 2022 @ 10:13pm
Nov 12, 2022
Sketchy in the leaves after the rain
Maple Gravy
Nov 12, 2022 @ 10:13pm
Nov 12, 2022
Sketchy in the leaves after the rain
Ogre and Out
Nov 12, 2022 @ 10:13pm
Nov 12, 2022
Sketchy in the leaves after the rain
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