2 miles
Distance
16 ft
Climb
-1,853 ft
Descent
00:16:50
Avg time

Details

  • Riding area
    Nevis Range
    Fort William
  • AKA
    off beat downhill
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
  • Season
    May-Sep
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Jump, Rock Face, Wallride
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #746

Nevis Range Downhill ... the UK's ONLY OFFICIAL World Cup DH

The Lowdown

2015 Season - mid May - mid September 2015
Times - gondola uplift available 10.15am - 3.45pm
Open - every day in the season other than certain race, maintenance & bad weather days
Race day & maintenance closures - see above
Weather closures - in certain circumstances weather can affect gondola uplift for bike and the trails
Age restrictions - riders need to be 12 years and above
Participation Statement - all riders must complete one, downloadable here. Riders aged 15 and under need to get a parent or guardian to sign their Participation Statement
Frequent riders card - £3, means you don't need to complete a Participation Statement each time you ride
Code of Practice - all riders must adhere to this
Uplift tickets - these are not transferable

The Statistics

Grading - orange extreme (previously graded 'black')
Access - gondola uplift
Length - 2.82km
Start altitude - 655m
Finish altitude - 100m
Vertical descent - 555m
Finish - Nevis Range car park
Fastest time - 4:35:70

Bike Park

More Stats for Fort William World Cup DH Track mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,837 ft
  • Altitude min
    344 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,181 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,181 ft
  • Altitude end
    344 ft
  • Grade
    -19.93%
  • Grade max
    -41.445%
  • Grade min
    10.694%
  • Distance climb
    208 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Avg time
    00:16:50
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Status:
on Sep 10, 2017
Dry
Avg: 5 (13 votes)

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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to fort-william-world-cup-dh-track trailhead (56.835898, -4.972923)
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Fort William... Trail Reports

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Sep 10, 2017 @ 1:08pm
Sep 10, 2017
Was dry today, running sweet as. Not dusty dry. Grip was pretty good.
Sep 10, 2017 @ 1:07pm
Sep 10, 2017
Running sweet today in the wet! More grip than dry!
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Fort William World Cup DH Track
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Aug 19, 2018 @ 9:32am
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Fort William World Cup DH Track
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Aug 19, 2018 @ 9:32am
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Fort William World Cup DH Track
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Aug 19, 2018 @ 9:32am
2 days
Fort William World Cup DH Track

3 Reviews & Comments

  • + 3
flag digthehills (Dec 5, 2014 at 4:04)
 ITS A BEAST
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  • + 0
flag r34ver (Aug 9, 2017 at 0:59)
 hey i'm wondering if i can do this on my 1997 raleigh max? it has 15 gears and bull bars. there is no suspension but the seat is comfy.
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  • + 0
flag calummacd (Oct 25, 2017 at 11:07)
 This is a nice trail
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