9.4 miles
1,053 ft
-949 ft
1,536 ft
High Point

Starts at the car park, enters Lee Quarry to the East, and gradually takes you on a tour through many of the most fun parts of the quarry. It gradually heads west until leaving Lee Quarry and heading into Cragg Quarry. There are no mandatory black trails on this route althogh there are some areas that have the option of black or red, leading to the same place. This area is characterised by its short but fun flowy trails, with some steep parts, lots of big berms and very little climbing (once you've done the initial climb to get there). Cragg Quarry is for the most part a single long flowy and flat trail.

If the route is followed exctly you'll see at one point in Lee Quarry you are directed slightly off your path a few meters to a dead end, and then told to turn around and re-join the path, however, once you're here you'll see 3 different trail beginnings next to each other, these are great fun, really small and really easy to find your way back up to the top, great for sessioning, I recommend you try these out.

Detailed Description
Lee and Cragg Quarry Ultimate Tour is a 15206 popular intermediate route located near Rawtenstall. This mountain bike primary route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 9 trails. This route climbs 320.9 with a max elevation of 468.2 then descends -289.4.
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  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
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  • eBike Allowed
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  • Direction
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More Stats for Lee and Cragg Quarry Ultimate Tour mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    783 ft
  • Altitude start
    783 ft
  • Altitude end
    886 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
Avg: 5 (2 votes)
Trail Conditions
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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