4.3 miles
Distance
1,326 ft
Climb
-112 ft
Descent
00:50:12
Avg time

Leithen Road Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    40 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 40 in E-Biking
    • 50 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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Leithen Road is a 7 km moderately popular mixed trail located near Innerleithen. This multi-use trail can be used both directions and has a hard overall physical rating with a 404 m black diamond climb. On average it takes 50 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Leithen Road bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    1,214 ft
  • Altitude min
    736 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,963 ft
  • Altitude start
    742 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,957 ft
  • Grade
    5.299%
  • Grade max
    -10.922%
  • Grade min
    25.637%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3,865 ft
  • Distance flat
    811 ft
  • Avg time
    00:50:12
  • Avg reverse time
    00:19:52
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Status:
on Dec 27, 2021
Wet
Avg: 1 (1 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
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      Leithen Road Trail Reports

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      Dec 27, 2021 @ 2:51am
      Dec 27, 2021
      Note, the turning left into Glentress is blocked. The road itself is clear to that point.
      Dec 8, 2021 @ 10:13am
      Dec 8, 2021
      Trees down at the end after the open section
      May 14, 2020 @ 8:29am
      May 14, 2020
      Mar 1, 2019 @ 4:44am
      Mar 1, 2019
      May 27, 2017 @ 8:47am
      May 27, 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 11 rides
      • 22 miles avg distance
      All
      • 224 rides
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