3,187 ft
Distance
2 ft
Climb
-736 ft
Descent
00:06:15
Avg time

A Trailfairy Plan Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Glentress
    Peebles
  • AKA
    B-Side
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black (4 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Extreme
  • Season
    Can get muddy in winter
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop
  • Global Ranking
    #1785 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking

Very steep trail with ruts and steep rocky chutes. Flowing end with bus stops, a drop and a fun chute.

Access Info

The mast, just right of Carls Lane.

More Stats for A Trailfairy Plan bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -734 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,226 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,960 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,960 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,226 ft
  • Grade max
    -35.589%
  • Grade min
    -5.049%
  • Distance climb
    12 ft
  • Distance down
    3,164 ft
  • Distance flat
    11 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:15
  • Avg reverse time
    00:22:48
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Status:
on Oct 4, 2019
Wet
Avg: 4.65 (17 votes)

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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

LEGEND
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
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      A Trailfairy Plan Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 5 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 239 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,036 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      12 |
      Jan 12, 2019 @ 11:49am
      Jan 12, 2019
      14 |
      Jan 12, 2019 @ 11:48am
      Jan 12, 2019
      65 |
      Jun 12, 2017 @ 2:02pm
      Jun 12, 2017
      132 |
      Nov 3, 2015 @ 7:50am
      Nov 3, 2015

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