2,563 ft
Distance
7 ft
Climb
-71 ft
Descent
00:02:50
Avg time

Details

  • Riding area
    Portreath
    Portreath
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on trail
    Jump, Other

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More Stats for East Drive, through Pine Walk – Tree Line! mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -64 ft
  • Altitude min
    218 ft
  • Altitude max
    289 ft
  • Altitude start
    289 ft
  • Altitude end
    225 ft
  • Grade
    -2.503%
  • Grade max
    -9.921%
  • Grade min
    3.011%
  • Distance climb
    335 ft
  • Distance down
    1,649 ft
  • Distance flat
    579 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:50
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on Jul 25, 2017
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Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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East Drive,... Trail Reports

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Jul 25, 2017 @ 3:51am
Jul 25, 2017
Wet in places, still a tree issue!
Jul 16, 2017 @ 5:43am
Jul 16, 2017
Some branches cleared, one large tree still an issue!
Jun 21, 2017 @ 1:03pm
Jun 21, 2017
Dry but still with a tree down.
Jun 9, 2017 @ 1:25pm
Jun 9, 2017
Still wet with a tree down. Back wheel slipping out a lot.
Jun 6, 2017 @ 2:19pm
Jun 6, 2017
Very wet with branches and a couple of trees down!
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Apr 14, 2017 @ 9:39am
Apr 14, 2017
East Drive, through Pine Walk...

5 Reviews & Comments

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flag CornishPar (Mar 27, 2017 at 12:15)
 This trail is less for those who are concerned about times and speed, and more for those who like to take a slightly different line each time and freestyle over the various lumps, bumps and other obstacles along the way. If it is times and leader boards that get you going, then there is a footpath alongside, so knock yourself out!

You start in East Drive Car Park, at the back on the right hand side. From here head into the woods, choosing your own line (there are a few to go with). This can get wet, so be prepared to for the backend to slip around if it has rained in the past few days. There are some roots to get over and the odd hedge and ditch.

You then enter into the Pine Walks section (alongside the path which is next to the golf course). With all the pine trees (no surprise) the riding is not the fastest, as riding through pine needles is not ideal. However, there are any number of lines to take through here and it has plenty of mounds and bumps to allow you to get air, there are roots to get over, fallen trees to pop over and trees to weave between. You can ride this 10 times and do it 10 different ways. Look for what you like and make it suit you!

A trail for messing about, there is nothing too big, but enough to keep you thinking and smiling. Have a go!
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flag CornishPar (Jun 9, 2017 at 13:35)
 Still very wet through the first section and back end sliding out a lot. A tree down in the second section really needs dealing with as it blocks most of the options when you get to it.
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flag CornishPar (Jun 21, 2017 at 13:07)
 Nailed the jumps after the weekend practice! But got a small branch caught around my rear wheel. The big tree is still down, so I still need to sort it!
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flag CornishPar (Jul 16, 2017 at 5:43)
 I have cleared some of the branches which are down. One large tree is still blocking a large part of the trail (needs a lot of work!). You can now get past it, but it is tight and a little twisty - really slows you down.
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flag CornishPar (Jul 25, 2017 at 3:56)
 Wet in the normal spots and the bloody big fallen tree in the middle of the run is still a pain. The gap I cleared to get around it is too tight and twisty - kills all speed!
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