1,805 ft
Distance
24 ft
Climb
-37 ft
Descent
00:04:04
Avg time

Red 25 Details

  • Riding area
    Swinley Forest
    Bracknell
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #926

Another Swinley gem. Released in its current form as part of the Back on Track network in 2013, origins of the trail/hill have been used for years.
Effectively a short climb for a 30'ish second descent. It's all about the descent known as 'Kevlar' but there are many many Strava segments if leader boards are your thing.

Originally designed as a flow trail, it rewards a smooth style, with plenty of lumps and bumps to get wheels off the ground, with opportunity to pump/manual as you desire.
With an pedal effort at the top, it's fast. Take care as it's possible to hit some features very quickly.
All features are rollable, but there's something for less experienced as well as expert riders.
A great trail to practice brake modulation.

Recent trail modifications have seen flow return in abundance. Great fun on an aggressive trail hardtail.
Get your flow on!

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Red 25 mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -13 ft
  • Altitude min
    298 ft
  • Altitude max
    336 ft
  • Altitude start
    311 ft
  • Altitude end
    298 ft
  • Grade
    -0.723%
  • Grade max
    -10.765%
  • Grade min
    6.335%
  • Distance climb
    651 ft
  • Distance down
    729 ft
  • Distance flat
    301 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:04
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Status:
on Jul 15, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 4.5 (4 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to red-25 trailhead (51.366047, -0.719969)

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May 11, 2018 @ 8:30am
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Red 25, Twyford
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Red 25, Bracknell
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Nov 20, 2017 @ 12:58am
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Red 25, Reading

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