2,228 ft
Distance
-509 ft
Descent
00:06:09
Avg time

On The Pulse Details

  • Riding area
    Rostrevor Forest
    Rostrevor
  • AKA
    DH2
  • Difficulty rating
    Red
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
  • Season
    All year round
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Jump, Rock Face
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2013
  • Land Manager

On the Pulse is highly technical downhill trail in Rostrevor and boasts some serious boulder fields, drop offs and the odd gap jump to challenge the best of us. Your arms will be tired but your adrenaline levels will be sky high once you conquer this challenging trail.

Access Info

Located approximately 46 miles from Belfast, 75 miles from Dublin, the Rostrevor Mountain Bike Trails can be found on the Shore Road between Rostrevor and Kilkeel. The trailhead is only half a mile outside Rostrevor village; signposted Rostrevor Forest/Kilbroney Park. Postcode: BT34 3AA. An uplift bus services both Rostrevor's downhill trails all year round.

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More Stats for On The Pulse mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -509 ft
  • Altitude min
    262 ft
  • Altitude max
    771 ft
  • Altitude start
    771 ft
  • Altitude end
    262 ft
  • Grade max
    -54.847%
  • Grade min
    -1.069%
  • Distance down
    2,173 ft
  • Distance flat
    56 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:09
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Status:
on Aug 14, 2015
Dry
Avg: 2.9 (9 votes)

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On The Pulse Trail Reports

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Aug 14, 2015 @ 3:27am
Aug 14, 2015
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Photos

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Jul 5, 2017 @ 6:05am
Jul 5, 2017
On The Pulse, Mullingar
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Jan 20, 2017 @ 2:44pm
Jan 20, 2017
On The Pulse, Rostrevor
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Nov 2, 2016 @ 3:47am
Nov 2, 2016
On The Pulse, Durham
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Nov 2, 2016 @ 3:47am
Nov 2, 2016
On The Pulse, Durham

2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag bat-fastard (Nov 17, 2014 at 6:55)
 I wouldn't grade it as a proline, at best it would be a red grade in the portes du soleil.
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flag bat-fastard (Nov 17, 2014 at 7:51)
 Also be aware that the trail in the race videos is only built for the races. It has to be closed up after the race. On the pulse aka DH2 is only the stone man made trail, not the natural sections with the jumps. Frown
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