2,213 ft
Distance
230 ft
Climb
-2 ft
Descent
1,049 ft
High Point
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Back to the top Details

  • Riding Area
    Lynmacgregor Wood
    Grantown-on-Spey
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Global Ranking
    #73139 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

This is currently the main single track climb. We are planning to reroute sections of this to avoid potential conflict with Grantown Main line descent and make it less strenuous. If you want to help with this process please speak to Lindsay and Ben in the Local bike shop in the town square.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Back to the top bike trail
  • Altitude change
    228 ft
  • Altitude min
    821 ft
  • Altitude start
    821 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,049 ft
  • Grade
    10.306%
  • Grade max
    -5.459%
  • Grade min
    21.777%
  • Distance climb
    2,103 ft
  • Distance down
    42 ft
  • Distance flat
    68 ft
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • region Riding Area
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  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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Directions to back-to-the-top trailhead (57.337790, -3.612980)
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Back to the top Trail Reports

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Aug 17, 2018 @ 11:46am
Aug 17, 2018
reporter The climb is now riding reasonably well all the way. Still a bit loose and narrow in places but improving all the time.
Jul 30, 2018 @ 2:14pm
Jul 30, 2018
reporter We have rerouted the climb so it cuts off Grantown mainline to the bottom of GHB. This section is fine. The next section from GHB up is through...
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