4,579 ft
Distance
4 ft
Climb
-503 ft
Descent
00:15:44
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Carron Valley
    Cumbernauld
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #46338 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 60 in Trail Running
    • 60 in Hiking

Needs work in the trees at the bottom with wind blow and to define the route

More Stats for Meikle Bin South Descent bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -499 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,302 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,804 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,802 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,303 ft
  • Grade
    -10.902%
  • Grade max
    -24.454%
  • Grade min
    2.436%
  • Distance climb
    157 ft
  • Distance down
    4,361 ft
  • Distance flat
    61 ft
  • Avg time
    00:15:44
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Status:
on Aug 24, 2019
Prevalent Mud
Avg: 1 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
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  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to meikle-bin-south-descent trailhead (56.013929, -4.139453)
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      Meikle Bin South... Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Aug 24, 2019 @ 1:50am
      Aug 24, 2019
      reporter too muddy and wet to ride
      Oct 7, 2017 @ 8:49am
      Oct 7, 2017
      very boggy and many big trees down in the lower forrest area. Effectively bottom 1/3rd unridable with actual trail disappearing at points
      Sep 17, 2017 @ 9:13am
      Sep 17, 2017
      As others have said, very boggy at the bottom! ???? Fun tho... Difficult to see where the trail went at the very end through the trees etc but got...
      Jul 17, 2017 @ 8:04am
      Jul 17, 2017
      Lower part of the trail is almost unrideable. Very boggy and lots of trees down
      Sep 6, 2016 @ 12:54pm
      Sep 6, 2016
      Large tree down across trail, blocking trail Overgrown vegetation Trail section braided (multiple alt lines)
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 11 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      All
      • 29 rides
      •  

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Ryanlateward (Jul 13, 2019 at 12:19)
       Wouldn't bother, not worth the effort
      [Reply]

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