3,320 ft
Distance
34 ft
Climb
-311 ft
Descent
00:02:51
Avg time

Norkle Details

  • Riding Area
    BikePark Wales
    Abercanaid
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Global Ranking
    #265 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager

Norkle is a trail that you will soon know very well as it links the visitor centre and the uplift pickup point. Somehow this trail seems to defy gravity, when you reach the end it feels like you are above the visitor centre but you've been flying downhill all the way? Strange but true..

Bike Park

More Stats for Norkle bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -276 ft
  • Altitude min
    734 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,042 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,042 ft
  • Altitude end
    765 ft
  • Grade max
    -54.042%
  • Grade min
    32.927%
  • Distance climb
    174 ft
  • Distance down
    2,847 ft
  • Distance flat
    299 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:51
  • Avg reverse time
    00:29:03
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Status:
on Sep 16, 2018
Wet
Avg: 4.7 (10 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • 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
  • Other Other
Directions to norkle trailhead (51.720230, -3.379510)

Photos

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Aug 1, 2018 @ 11:21pm
Aug 1, 2018
Norkle, Maidstone
9 |
Aug 1, 2018 @ 11:21pm
Aug 1, 2018
Norkle, Maidstone
19 |
Jun 3, 2018 @ 8:13am
Jun 3, 2018
Norkle, Wales
51 |
May 26, 2018 @ 3:22pm
May 26, 2018
Norkle, Slough

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Videos

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BPW Norkle
3:12 | 42 | Mar 27, 2017 , Abercanaid
Ladies Morning Bike Park Wales April 2016
3:14 | 119 | Apr 20, 2016 , Abercanaid
Uplift
1:58 | 22 | Oct 3, 2015 , Abercanaid
norkle
1:19 | 153 | Aug 27, 2013 , Abercanaid
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