2,385 ft
Distance
-213 ft
Descent
00:04:35
Avg time

Corkscrew Details

  • Riding Area
    Forest of Dean
    Gloucester
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, DJ, RD, Fat, Adaptive MTB
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #1982 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Trail cut short as new Launch Pad has taken over the last section of Corkscrew

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Corkscrew bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -214 ft
  • Altitude min
    534 ft
  • Altitude max
    748 ft
  • Altitude start
    748 ft
  • Altitude end
    534 ft
  • Grade max
    -19.915%
  • Grade min
    -0.708%
  • Distance down
    2,317 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:35
  • Avg reverse time
    01:32:26
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Status:
on Dec 1, 2017
Variable
Avg: 4.5 (8 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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 intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to corkscrew-22320 trailhead (51.810860, -2.587700)
      update trails status or condition

      Corkscrew Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Dec 1, 2017 @ 3:33am
      Dec 1, 2017
      May 13, 2017 @ 11:42am
      May 13, 2017
      May 13, 2017 @ 11:42am
      May 13, 2017
      Apr 17, 2017 @ 9:01am
      Apr 17, 2017
      Sep 16, 2015 @ 3:42pm
      Sep 16, 2015
      Exit towards the power lines heavily eroded, water drainage issues, could need some love
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 5 rides
      • 29 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 136 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 723 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      17 |
      Jan 28, 2019 @ 5:18am
      Jan 28, 2019
      Corkscrew, Swansea
      13 |
      Jan 28, 2019 @ 5:17am
      Jan 28, 2019
      Corkscrew, Swansea
      22 |
      Jan 28, 2019 @ 5:16am
      Jan 28, 2019
      Corkscrew, Swansea
      24 |
      Jan 28, 2019 @ 5:15am
      Jan 28, 2019
      Corkscrew, Swansea

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag whiter74 DTV (Jan 4, 2016 at 4:36)
       Built by: The Dean Trail Volunteers are a group of riders from all disciplines working in partnership with the Forestry Commission to develop and maintain the mountain bike trails in the Forest of Dean.
      Our aim is to design and create a variety of enjoyable and challenging XC and DH trails for locals and visitors alike and to promote mountain biking in the area..
      [Reply]

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