8 miles
Distance
2,083 ft
Climb
-2,090 ft
Descent
1,209 ft
High Point

A figure 8 loop incorporating bull-A-Varde, Bull Run and Borderline. Borderline is more of a grade 4 trail.

Drive to the very end of Stratton St and park your car. Ride back up Stratton St, turn left on to Cottle Park Dr, left at Normandale Rd and left again where Normandale Rd meets Sweetaches Dr.

At the ending the start of OCR. Ride along OCR until you get to a farm gate. Bull-A-Varde ( the link trail for Bull Run) begins approximately 200 meters further on.

At the bottom of Bull Run turn up Hill Rd. Continue past the farm house. At the first WWII past the farm house take the first farm gate on the left that leads on to a grass farm track. Continue along this track until you reach a ridge.

The ridge has 4 exits - east up along the ridge, west up along the ridge, south down and south east along the farm track. Continue along the farm track. At the farm gate, continue along the farm track past the entrance to Bull-A-Varde and back to the first farm gate to came to. Borderline begins at this first farm gate.

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Details

  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    DH
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for BBB Fig 8 mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    360 ft
  • Altitude start
    486 ft
  • Altitude end
    479 ft
  • Grade max
    -54.999%
  • Grade min
    41.713%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,149 ft
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Edit of a run down Borderline in Belmont regional park. I bitched out on the double at the bottom.. music: New millennium homes - Rage against the...
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BorderLine Track - Belmont Regional Park
BorderLine Track - Belmont Regional Park
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Bull Run
Oct 13, 2017 @ 5:06pm
Oct 13, 2017
Riding well.
Belmont Trig
Oct 12, 2017 @ 12:00pm
Oct 12, 2017
Borderline
Oct 3, 2017 @ 2:38am
Oct 3, 2017
Riding really well - dry and quick
Old Coach Road
Apr 29, 2017 @ 11:52pm
Apr 29, 2017
Hill Road to Old Coach Road connector
Apr 27, 2017 @ 12:00am
Apr 27, 2017
The track has been upgraded with a new farm fence being added on the east side of the track, all the way to the top, where there are no a new set of gates. the track was alot smoother and faster over the summer 2016/17, with faster strava times, We will see what the drainage is like over winter.
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