1.3 miles
Distance
-361 ft
Descent
00:09:02
Avg time

Devil's Staircase Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Pitfichie
    Inverurie
  • AKA
    Pitfichie Red Descent
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
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  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #42476 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #2045 in E-Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in E-Biking
  • Land Manager
    FLS

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Devil's Staircase is a 2 km popular red singletrack trail located near Inverurie. This mountain bike primary trail can be used downhill primary. On average it takes 9 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Devil's Staircase mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -362 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,094 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,456 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,456 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,096 ft
  • Grade
    -5.4%
  • Grade max
    -22.6%
  • Grade min
    0.5%
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    505 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:02
  • Avg reverse time
    00:21:45
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Status:
on Jun 26, 2022
Dry
Avg: 3.6 (5 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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      Devil's Staircase Trail Reports

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      Jun 26, 2022 @ 1:48am
      Jun 26, 2022
      Jun 13, 2022 @ 10:20am
      Jun 13, 2022
      Driest I have ever seen it. Great shape.
      Apr 18, 2022 @ 2:59am
      Apr 18, 2022
      Clear, and drying out fast. Minor wet areas on lower section once you complete the staircase.
      Jan 8, 2022 @ 1:02pm
      Jan 8, 2022
      Trees down before you start the cairn William climb just off the main fire road, easy to walk around
      Jul 30, 2021 @ 11:48pm
      Jul 30, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 49 rides
      • 22 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 113 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,604 rides
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      Photos

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      24 |
      Aug 18, 2020 @ 11:01am
      Aug 18, 2020
      57 |
      Aug 15, 2019 @ 10:11am
      Aug 15, 2019
      150 |
      Apr 19, 2017 @ 6:50am
      Apr 19, 2017
      | 1 comments
      94 |
      Apr 17, 2017 @ 4:44am
      Apr 17, 2017

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      Olemanmtb (Feb 1, 2018 at 22:27)
       Rode 2/1/18
      Excellent ride. Weather was bad????
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      the360guy (Mar 12, 2021 at 5:15)
       Virtual 360 tour of this route here - www.360routes.com/pitfichie-mountain-bike
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      Videos

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      Pitfichie - Devil's Staircase
      6:14 | 289 | Jun 27, 2021 , Inverurie
      Devil's Staircase - Pitfichie
      6:28 | 967 | Jul 5, 2020 , Inverurie
      Pitfichie - Red
      810 | Apr 9, 2017 , Inverurie
      Pitfichie Red 2015
      5:26 | 348 | May 1, 2016 , Inverurie
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