3,186 ft
Distance
-752 ft
Descent
00:06:19
Avg time

A Trailfairy Plan Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Glentress
    Peebles
  • AKA
    B-Side
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black (5 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Extreme
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop
  • Global Ranking
    #2969 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #1255 in E-Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in E-Biking
  • Land Manager
    Forestry And Land Scotland

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.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for A Trailfairy Plan mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -753 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,217 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,969 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,969 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,217 ft
  • Grade
    -23.6%
  • Grade max
    -56.5%
  • Grade min
    -1.4%
  • Distance down
    3,133 ft
  • Distance flat
    52 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:19
  • Avg reverse time
    00:38:57
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Status:
on Jun 22, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 4.55 (26 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
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  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
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  • Very Dry
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      A Trailfairy Plan Trail Reports

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      Jun 22, 2022 @ 3:18am
      Jun 22, 2022
      reporter
      Jun 17, 2022 @ 7:24am
      Jun 17, 2022
      Apr 10, 2022 @ 1:36am
      Apr 10, 2022
      Jan 13, 2022 @ 10:21am
      Jan 13, 2022
      reporter Inspected by FLS and deemed to be safe to open.
      Nov 18, 2021 @ 12:46pm
      Nov 18, 2021
      Okay at first but has enough mud to clog up normal tyres. Wasn't a slop fest though so it was manageable.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 9 rides
      • 23 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 273 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,307 rides
      • Last: Aug 17, 2022

      Photos

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      91 |
      Oct 15, 2020 @ 9:24am
      Oct 15, 2020
      78 |
      Jan 12, 2019 @ 11:49am
      Jan 12, 2019
      129 |
      Jun 12, 2017 @ 2:02pm
      Jun 12, 2017
      189 |
      Nov 3, 2015 @ 7:50am
      Nov 3, 2015

      Routes with this trail

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      Videos

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      Scotland Trip   Glentress Part 2
      6:49 | 692 | Jun 14, 2019 , Peebles
      A Trailfairy Plan Glentress
      4:20 | 908 | Feb 11, 2019 , Peebles
      youtuber The Dark side of Glentress - mtb - UK
      15:21 | 434 | Aug 14, 2018 , Peebles
      youtuber Glentress play day gopro gimbal and mud
      14:21 | 284 | Jul 22, 2018 , Peebles
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