3,482 ft
Distance
1 ft
Climb
-661 ft
Descent
00:20:36
Avg time

Ae Downhill Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular in reverse
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    all year just be more cautious in the wet obviously
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking

Awesome trail. Good mix of techy roots, jumps, step down, gaps, berms and rocky sections. There is lots of different options to go. There is three main lines off the top. Then after these you get into the first root section over a small burn gap (optional) then into some built up berms and tabletops, down some stairs and a nice wee drop takes you onto the halfway forest road. Off the fire road into the next half there is an option to do a gap jump or the rock garden. After this keep left for a fast section of trail which is okay but it contains the coffin jump (only for the brave) . Or you can take the line to the right for a more natural roots section. Now you are into the final section. There is the option to do some more tech lines or some big jumps the step down are the other options. The trail finishes with a fast section where you need to pedal.The other option is the elevator which is a massive steep chute which drops you onto the field! The trail is very manageable on a all mountain bike as all the big features have a chicken line round them.

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More Stats for Ae Downhill mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -660 ft
  • Altitude min
    430 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,090 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,090 ft
  • Altitude end
    430 ft
  • Grade max
    -33.551%
  • Grade min
    3.08%
  • Distance climb
    44 ft
  • Distance down
    3,438 ft
  • Avg time
    00:20:36
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:54
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Status:
on Mar 17, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.5 (4 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to ae-downhill trailhead (55.199270, -3.589610)
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Ae Downhill Trail Reports

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Mar 17, 2018 @ 4:08am
Mar 17, 2018
Perfect riding although windy at the top
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Apr 18, 2018 @ 2:43pm
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Ae Downhill, Scotland
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Apr 17, 2018 @ 1:03pm
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Ae Downhill, Dumfries
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Apr 17, 2018 @ 12:43pm
3 days
Ae Downhill, Dumfries
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Apr 17, 2018 @ 12:43pm
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Ae Downhill, Dumfries

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