22 miles
Distance
3,237 ft
Climb
-3,237 ft
Descent
1,956 ft
High Point

A fun route including the best trails around Ballater south of the river.

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1 Review & Comments

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flag eastfyfes TARLAND ENMBC (Oct 16, 2016 at 12:46)
 Best route to do out of Ballater!
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Route Sections

1 Green Mile
2 Heartbreak Ridge

Details

  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Ballater South mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    656 ft
  • Altitude start
    662 ft
  • Altitude end
    662 ft
  • Grade max
    -30.452%
  • Grade min
    25.337%
  • Distance climb
    10 miles
  • Distance down
    10 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Heartbreak Ridge
Nov 18, 2017 @ 11:33am
Nov 18, 2017
Riding well just now. Frozen along the top, but thawing after the rock slabs.Go now while you can. Try and go when its not as windy as today!
Forest Road
Oct 14, 2017 @ 2:13am
Oct 14, 2017
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Monkey Balls
Oct 14, 2017 @ 2:13am
Oct 14, 2017
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Pannanich Downhill
Nov 29, 2016 @ 8:58am
Nov 29, 2016
Trail conditions good, 8ft gate at bottom locked - obviously people were leaving it open for the sheep to escape. Easier to get bikes over if more than 1 person! Trail conditions OK but icy.
The Green Mile Descent
Sep 7, 2015 @ 12:10pm
Sep 7, 2015
Really boggy at the top the rest of the track dry.
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