2,669 ft
Distance
-397 ft
Descent
00:04:48
Avg time

Mellor Cross Details

  • Riding Area
    Roman Lakes
    Marple
  • AKA
    black lane
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #65527 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    10 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Starts on a wide rocky road by Mellor cross (black lane) then a fairly long fast rolling road section. Come up to a forest and jump onto the track on the right where it gets into some tight single track with a few steps.

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More Stats for Mellor Cross bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -397 ft
  • Altitude min
    666 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,064 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,064 ft
  • Altitude end
    666 ft
  • Grade max
    -89.523%
  • Grade min
    0.107%
  • Distance down
    2,492 ft
  • Distance flat
    177 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:48
  • Avg reverse time
    00:38:03
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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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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • 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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  • region Riding Area
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • 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
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 19 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 38 rides
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      Photos

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      Apr 5, 2009 @ 12:53pm
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      Mellor Cross, Stockport
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      Mellor Cross, Stockport
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      Jan 7, 2008 @ 3:19am
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      Mellor Cross, Derbyshire
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      Jan 6, 2008 @ 11:56am
      Jan 6, 2008
      Mellor Cross, Stockport

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