2,515 ft
Distance
6 ft
Climb
-165 ft
Descent
00:02:31
Avg time

Eas Dubh Details

  • Riding Area
  • AKA
    Black Waterfall
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Global Ranking

Catch your breath and admire the stunning panoramic views before you begin the fast descent of Eas Dubh (Ee-as Doo), the ‘Black Waterfall’. Take on the Kelpie Staircase, a steep stone-pitched section that’s not for the faint-hearted! Glimpse the waterfall on your left as you dance through the tight switchbacks of the Birling Bogills then fire round to the start of the Cannonball Run.

Starts at the top of the singletrack Pipedream section. You can also reach this point by forest road. See the trail map for details. Singletrack descent. Includes drop-off stone features and bermed corners.

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More Stats for Eas Dubh bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -159 ft
  • Altitude min
    999 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,159 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,159 ft
  • Altitude end
    999 ft
  • Grade max
    -27.659%
  • Grade min
    3.487%
  • Distance climb
    329 ft
  • Distance down
    2,161 ft
  • Distance flat
    26 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:31
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:16
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Status:
on Oct 6, 2018
Variable
Avg: 2.5 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Eas Dubh Trail Reports

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Oct 6, 2018 @ 7:57am
Oct 6, 2018
Sep 23, 2018 @ 1:17am
Sep 23, 2018
There’s a tree slightly leaning across the trail at either the 2nd last or last berm. No biggy, but close to our head!
Sep 16, 2018 @ 1:03am
Sep 16, 2018
Aug 20, 2018 @ 10:26am
Aug 20, 2018
Aug 3, 2018 @ 3:57am
Aug 3, 2018
Puddles in places.
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Sep 1, 2015 @ 5:13am
Sep 1, 2015
Eas Dubh, kiLLEARN
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Sep 12, 2013 @ 2:45am
Sep 12, 2013
Eas Dubh, Cumbernauld

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