879 ft
Distance
-130 ft
Descent
00:02:49
Avg time

Desperate Dan Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Trinity Hill Woods
    Axminster
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Sometimes hard to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump, Gap Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #157002 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #36316 in E-Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

From the fire road - Cross through the grass and follow the flattened long grass. Follow your nose and look out for the drops. Short fast and fun. Mind the Barbwire as you get out onto the road.
*tree down recently so there start is tucked away 15m from the fire road.

This trail is unsanctioned.

More Stats for Desperate Dan mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -130 ft
  • Altitude min
    459 ft
  • Altitude max
    589 ft
  • Altitude start
    589 ft
  • Altitude end
    459 ft
  • Grade
    -14.786%
  • Grade max
    -27.406%
  • Grade min
    -2.924%
  • Distance down
    879 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:49
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:44
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on May 20, 2020
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      Desperate Dan Trail Reports

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      May 20, 2020 @ 9:47am
      May 20, 2020
      Great trail
      Jun 22, 2019 @ 10:52am
      Jun 22, 2019
      Watch out for trees - cleared it but a few have come down
      May 10, 2019 @ 7:37am
      May 10, 2019
      Feb 11, 2019 @ 3:34pm
      Feb 11, 2019
      Tree down at the top and barbed wire fence at bottom of trail
      Dec 30, 2018 @ 5:25am
      Dec 30, 2018
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      6 Months
      • 8 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
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      • 66 rides
      • Last: Jun 9, 2024

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