2,786 ft
-228 ft
Avg time

Rail The Roots Details

  • Riding area
    Stanmer Park
  • AKA
    Big Dog Descent
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
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A main part of a +1km descent, rail the roots is one of the best descents in Stanmer Park.

Starting with a sprint through the trees you'll soon be negotiating tight turns and a plethora of roots. As you progress the gradient increases, testing your nerve as the trees close in.

Enter the steeper section and the roots come back with a vengeance, explore the limits of grip as you pick up speed and rail the last few corners before bursting out into the open field.

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More Stats for Rail The Roots mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -228 ft
  • Altitude min
    190 ft
  • Altitude max
    417 ft
  • Altitude start
    417 ft
  • Altitude end
    190 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance down
    2,758 ft
  • Distance flat
    29 ft
  • Avg time
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Avg: 5 (3 votes)

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Jul 25, 2017 @ 12:21pm
Jul 25, 2017
Rail The Roots, My City

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