12 miles
Distance
1,331 ft
Climb
-1,332 ft
Descent
1,130 ft
High Point

Highlights include the volunteer built trail of Home Baked, gnarly rocks of Whelpstone Crag and the roller coaster ride down Hully Gully Follow the red arrows on the timber posts.

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Trails in Route

Final Trail / 27 Berms12 miles
Bottoms Beck338 ft
Hully Gully1,572 ft
Forest Road1,204 ft
Forest Road3,264 ft
Forest Road1 miles
Home Baked3,609 ft
The Snake1,985 ft
Over The Hill1,352 ft
Circle1,316 ft
Rocky Road1,194 ft

Details

  • Featured
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for The 8 mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    619 ft
  • Altitude start
    744 ft
  • Altitude end
    743 ft
  • Grade
    -0.002%
  • Grade max
    -18.752%
  • Grade min
    14.188%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,425 ft
Avg: 3 (1 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Icy
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  • Wet
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  • 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
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      Trail transparency
      404 | 1 faves
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      719 | 1 faves
      HOPE/PMBA ENDURO 2017, ROUND ONE - GISBURN FOREST
      HOPE/PMBA ENDURO 2017, ROUND ONE - GISBURN FOREST
      trail: Home Baked
      4:26 | 2181 | comments: 0 | favs: 5
      Mar 21, 2017
      Another year and another series start at Gisburn Forest. The Hope PMBA Enduro Series is now in its 4th year, but torrential rain and floods added...
      Gisburn
      Gisburn
      1:36 | 49 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Dec 28, 2011
      Soaking wet gully
      wheely in circle
      wheely in circle
      trail: Circle
      0:43 | 353 | comments: 4 | favs: 2
      Mar 26, 2008
      adam

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      statustraildateconditiondescription
      Hully Gully
      Aug 1, 2019 @ 3:02am
      Aug 1, 2019
      Puddles, last one largest one...
      The Snake
      Dec 29, 2018 @ 1:09am
      Dec 29, 2018
      Deep puddles
      Circle
      Dec 29, 2018 @ 1:09am
      Dec 29, 2018
      Deep puddles
      Final Trail / 27 Berms
      Apr 5, 2018 @ 12:49pm
      Apr 5, 2018
      Home Baked
      Apr 5, 2018 @ 12:47pm
      Apr 5, 2018
      puddles in places, but doesn't affect the riding too much
      more reports »
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