841 ft
-117 ft
Avg time

Hippy - Upper Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC, DJ, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Season
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Drop, Rock Face
  • Ride in rain
  • Global Ranking

As at the start of 2018 the "Hippy - Upper" is the top of the full "Hippy" trail which also includes the "Hippy - Mid" and "Hippy - Lower" sections. The "Upper" incorporates a section in the forestry quarry with three rocks - A challenging section that verges on a black grading, particularly the drop off the first rock. Recce the quarry section before riding it! 2018 may see a new "High Hippy" section added above the "Hippy - Upper" which will take the full ride well over 1.3km.

Access Info

Park at Balquhidder Hall or Kirk and access using forestry roads

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More Stats for Hippy - Upper mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -117 ft
  • Altitude min
    942 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,059 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,059 ft
  • Altitude end
    942 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance down
    841 ft
  • Avg time
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