1.3 miles
481 ft
-2 ft
Avg time

Forest Road Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Access Road/Trail
  • Trail type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Year Opened

Not recommended! Temporary detour during the Forestry Commission's operation to thin trees around the first climb/Fall Brae area. The area below the Buzzard's Nest car park is closed. Very long, boring and quite steep slog up a forestry road. Once the deforesting is finished, this might be useful to some riders keen to session the top. Also worth knowing as an emergency descent from the top of Hit Squad Hill.

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More Stats for Forest Road mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    479 ft
  • Altitude min
    649 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,128 ft
  • Altitude start
    649 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,128 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1.3 miles
  • Distance down
    102 ft
  • Distance flat
    216 ft
  • Avg time
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Directions to forest-road-22491 trailhead (55.648030, -3.135010)
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