1.2 miles
Distance
-724 ft
Descent
00:13:05
Avg time
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Master Blaster Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Glen Tanar
    Aboyne
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Red (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC, Fat
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #13921 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #3350 in E-Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in E-Biking
  • Land Manager
    Glen Tanar Estate

From the mast to the road, long decent with some good flow. Pedaly section about halfway down but a properly good trail. Turn left at the forestry road crossing, next section should be obvious.

Access Info

Go up a forestry road.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Master Blaster mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -726 ft
  • Altitude min
    513 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,240 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,239 ft
  • Altitude end
    512 ft
  • Grade
    -11.4%
  • Grade max
    -42.3%
  • Grade min
    0.9%
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    240 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:05
  • Avg reverse time
    00:37:44
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Status:
on May 29, 2022
Dry
Avg: 4.5 (14 votes)
Your vote: 0

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Trail Conditions
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  • Ideal
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      Master Blaster Trail Reports

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      May 29, 2022 @ 12:31am
      May 29, 2022
      May 8, 2022 @ 2:42am
      May 8, 2022
      Apr 14, 2022 @ 9:37am
      Apr 14, 2022
      Wet and dry patches, running well.
      Apr 3, 2022 @ 2:35am
      Apr 3, 2022
      Running great after fantastic work from ATA digging crew
      Mar 20, 2022 @ 7:28am
      Mar 20, 2022
      Great today.! Mostly dry, but terrain humid enough to enhance the grip
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 10 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 235 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,000 rides
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      Jun 8, 2021 @ 4:32am
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      Jun 8, 2021 @ 4:30am
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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      TreeBeak (May 15, 2021 at 9:27)
       Nice long descent but sludgy in places. Defo more ridden out than I remember but defo worth your time.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      spacewood (Jun 5, 2021 at 8:54)
       Consistently delivers. Some aul' craic
      [Reply]





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