3,930 ft
Distance
218 ft
Climb
-59 ft
Descent
00:11:43
Avg time

Blue/ Red Climb Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Glentress
    Peebles
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #17154 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking

OK-ish long slog of a climb. If you pedal past the start and up the horrible, but short access road climb, you'll get to Midgie Bench at the bottom of the Spooky Wood Climb.

Access Info

Marked on the Blue and Red Routes.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Blue/ Red Climb bike trail
  • Altitude change
    158 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,117 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,297 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,135 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,293 ft
  • Grade
    4.022%
  • Grade max
    -9.624%
  • Grade min
    29.638%
  • Distance climb
    2,407 ft
  • Distance down
    1,465 ft
  • Distance flat
    59 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:43
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:09
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Status:
on Jan 11, 2020
Wet
Avg: 3.55 (9 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
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  • 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

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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
  • Ideal
  • 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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      Blue/ Red Climb Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 8 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 429 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,205 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      5 |
      Sep 24, 2019 @ 11:57am
      Sep 24, 2019
      4 |
      Sep 24, 2019 @ 11:53am
      Sep 24, 2019
      3 |
      Sep 24, 2019 @ 11:53am
      Sep 24, 2019
      33 |
      Oct 19, 2018 @ 1:20pm
      Oct 19, 2018

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