4,203 ft
Distance
128 ft
Climb
-73 ft
Descent
206 ft
High Point

Details

  • Riding area
    Redruth
    Redruth
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Global Ranking

Narrow with high ledges avoiding the mud ( good balance required ) at the start but easy after that.
Quite fun when bone dry

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More Stats for Bridge valley shortcut mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    56 ft
  • Altitude min
    111 ft
  • Altitude start
    151 ft
  • Altitude end
    206 ft
  • Grade
    1.321%
  • Grade max
    -16.859%
  • Grade min
    14.545%
  • Distance climb
    2,065 ft
  • Distance down
    1,290 ft
  • Distance flat
    848 ft
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Status:
on Feb 7, 2018
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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to bridge-valley-shortcut trailhead (50.245358, -5.253378)
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Bridge valley... Trail Reports

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Feb 7, 2018 @ 4:33am
Feb 7, 2018
Two trees down causing a minor blockage.
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6 Reviews & Comments

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flag CornishPar (Feb 7, 2018 at 12:16)
 Almost too narrow to pedal in places. Could be worth a go when drier, but not sure if its worth going out of my way for. Two trees also down.
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flag CornishCactus (Feb 8, 2018 at 10:40)
 You need to stick to the high path, but it's easy to fall into the gaps with it being so wet.
Can be a bit like a teeter totter!
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flag CornishPar (Feb 8, 2018 at 12:42)
 Yea, I should have gone for the higher track. Thanks fella! Certainly one to have a crack at in drier weather.
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flag CornishCactus (Feb 9, 2018 at 5:16)
 Makes you wonder if there would be objections if you went down with tools and sliced the high parts down into the troughs and stamped the whole lot down flat.
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flag CornishPar (Feb 9, 2018 at 5:30)
 Don't give me any ideas! I am sure a few gap jumps could be squeezed in! I think we have also tried to add in a couple of the same trails! I am sure we will bump into each other one day on the bikes! Have a good one!
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flag CornishCactus (Feb 9, 2018 at 13:02)
 I'm just adding them because I've not really had anyone to show me other than looking on here/strava.
Other times I've just fired up google maps, had a look at the images and find what looks like a path.
Some good, some bad. But my main rule is avoid roads if poss so I've found a fair bit that'll get me places without playing with cars even if they are not strictly single track trails.
Maps already looking far improved for the srea just how much you can get around just on paths.
I've a few more to try out around Carn Brea which I'll add once I ride.

It does have the making of a flow trail this, but I can't see it happening.
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