5,037 ft
Distance
-848 ft
Descent
00:13:05
Avg time

Marchburn Descent Details

  • Riding Area
    Bennachie
    Inverurie
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Global Ranking
    #26205 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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More Stats for Marchburn Descent bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -848 ft
  • Altitude min
    565 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,413 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,413 ft
  • Altitude end
    565 ft
  • Grade
    -16.838%
  • Grade max
    -20.801%
  • Grade min
    -9.074%
  • Distance down
    5,037 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:05
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Status:
on Dec 15, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Marchburn Descent Trail Reports

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      Dec 15, 2018 @ 8:37am
      Dec 15, 2018
      Felled tree trunks have now been cleared from trails so rideable again, trails has not been damaged. Just the last 15m before fireroad, of brash...
      Nov 12, 2018 @ 5:02am
      Nov 12, 2018
      Major logging activity on the last 300m of the trail before you get to the fire road. Looks like they are actively working in that area 12/11/18...
      Sep 15, 2018 @ 4:09am
      Sep 15, 2018
      Couple of trees down and some big holes in the trail. Just needs some TLC. Otherwise, a brilliant trail
      May 7, 2018 @ 9:44am
      May 7, 2018
      Apr 30, 2018 @ 2:03am
      Apr 30, 2018
      Many trees felled across the entire trail, appears deliberate. Significant clearing with a chainsaw required.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 6 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 17 rides
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      Jan 27, 2018 @ 2:57pm
      Jan 27, 2018
      Marchburn Descent, Aberdeen
      25 |
      Dec 9, 2017 @ 2:35pm
      Dec 9, 2017
      Marchburn Descent, Aberdeen

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