This trail is permanently closed/decommissioned
4,485 ft
Distance
416 ft
Climb
-15 ft
Descent
00:13:27
Avg time

First Climb Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Innerleithen Trails
    Innerleithen
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Gravel, Adaptive MTB
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #2671 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #573 in E-Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in E-Biking

Shared trail climb to the start of the XC route.

Access Info

Signposted from the car park.

Bike Park

Local Trail Association
More Stats for First Climb mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    401 ft
  • Altitude min
    500 ft
  • Altitude max
    908 ft
  • Altitude start
    508 ft
  • Altitude end
    909 ft
  • Grade
    8.9%
  • Grade max
    -8.9%
  • Grade min
    54.6%
  • Distance climb
    3,757 ft
  • Distance down
    351 ft
  • Distance flat
    377 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:27
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:59
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on Nov 29, 2021
Variable
Avg: 3 (7 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (Ridden Direction)
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  • > 70%
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  • < 50%
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  • < 1 month
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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
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  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
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      First Climb Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 879 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 5,271 rides
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      Photos

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      Aug 31, 2021 @ 11:46pm
      Aug 31, 2021

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      Videos

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