17 miles
Distance
3,905 ft
Climb
-3,906 ft
Descent
1,452 ft
High Point

A Route taking in the best riding in Pitfichie forest. Enjoy!

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Aberdeenshire Trail Association (www.aberdeenshiretrail.org)
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Bike type
    AM
More Stats for Pitfichie raid mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -0 ft
  • Altitude min
    607 ft
  • Altitude start
    607 ft
  • Altitude end
    607 ft
  • Grade max
    -29.985%
  • Grade min
    28%
  • Distance climb
    9 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,941 ft
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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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
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  • < 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
ContributeDetails
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
  • 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
      Trail transparency
      Pitfichie DH
      Pitfichie DH
      3:06 | 266 | comments: 1 | favs: 2
      May 5, 2012
      Mr Simon having a go.
      Pitfichie DH
      Pitfichie DH
      3:03 | 314 | comments: 0 | favs: 2
      May 5, 2012
      Manage to stay rubber side down this time.
      Pitfichie DH new(er) track
      Pitfichie DH new(er) track
      2:42 | 259 | comments: 1 | favs:
      May 6, 2012
      First time I've ridden this trail in aaages!

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      White Lady
      Aug 29, 2019 @ 2:12pm
      Aug 29, 2019
      This is now the best trail at pitfichie! Much kudos for the trail work! ????‍♂️
      Devil's Staircase
      Aug 10, 2019 @ 2:34am
      Aug 10, 2019
      Need your waterproof socks today!
      Green Hill
      Jul 30, 2019 @ 3:36am
      Jul 30, 2019
      Pitfichie Red Climb
      Jul 30, 2019 @ 3:36am
      Jul 30, 2019
      Forest Road
      Jul 30, 2019 @ 3:36am
      Jul 30, 2019
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