1,146 ft
Distance
-57 ft
Descent
00:00:45
Avg time

Accelerator Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Hamsterley Forest
    Bishop Auckland
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, DJ, Fat
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #1596 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking

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Accelerator is a highly rated 349 m popular red singletrack trail located near Bishop Auckland. This mountain bike only trail can be used downhill only and has a moderate overall physical rating. On average it takes minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Accelerator mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -57 ft
  • Altitude min
    805 ft
  • Altitude max
    862 ft
  • Altitude start
    862 ft
  • Altitude end
    805 ft
  • Grade max
    -11.421%
  • Grade min
    0.161%
  • Distance down
    997 ft
  • Distance flat
    130 ft
  • Avg time
    00:00:45
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:48
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Status:
on Jun 20, 2022
Very Dry
Avg: 4.45 (14 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Directions to accelerator trailhead (54.663180, -1.913900)

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 22 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 745 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 6,846 rides
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      48 |
      Dec 4, 2017 @ 1:35am
      Dec 4, 2017

      Routes with this trail

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      Decster17 (Oct 25, 2020 at 2:01)
       Can get extremely fast if you get the right line and just keep "accelerating" till you join nitrous
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      Videos

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      First ride:  Hamsterley Forest
      17:18 | 60 | Oct 4, 2020 , Bishop Auckland
      Hamsterley Forest Black and Red Trail Centre
      11:16 | 133 | Sep 7, 2019 , Bishop Auckland
      What a Plank
      134 | Nov 9, 2020 , Bishop Auckland
      Hamsterley Forest
      3:07 | 106 | Dec 16, 2014 , Bishop Auckland
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