4,275 ft
Distance
2 ft
Climb
-255 ft
Descent
00:08:22
Avg time

Spooky Wood Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Glentress
    Peebles
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #263 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #197 in E-Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in E-Biking
  • Year Opened
    2014
  • Land Manager
    Forestry And Land Scotland

From the bench at the top. Great flowing descent with drops, jumps and (now slightly rough) berms. Glentress Classic. Can work with Shallow grave , or continued on to mud and roots or Super G

Access Info

Waymarked on Red Route.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Spooky Wood mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -253 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,531 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,784 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,784 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,532 ft
  • Grade
    -5.9%
  • Grade max
    -22.6%
  • Grade min
    3.5%
  • Distance climb
    174 ft
  • Distance down
    3,747 ft
  • Distance flat
    354 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:22
  • Avg reverse time
    00:37:58
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Status:
on Jul 2, 2022
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Avg: 4.4 (49 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Spooky Wood Trail Reports

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      Jul 2, 2022 @ 3:06am
      Jul 2, 2022
      reporter
      Jun 25, 2022 @ 1:21pm
      Jun 25, 2022
      Jun 23, 2022 @ 10:42am
      Jun 23, 2022
      Rejected
      Tree down over trail near bottom can walk around
      Jun 7, 2022 @ 10:19am
      Jun 7, 2022
      Apr 10, 2022 @ 1:36am
      Apr 10, 2022
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 49 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 1,239 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 10,351 rides
      • Last: Aug 11, 2022

      Photos

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      37 |
      Sep 21, 2021 @ 3:49am
      Sep 21, 2021
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      May 19, 2021 @ 1:04pm
      May 19, 2021
      62 |
      Feb 12, 2021 @ 1:15am
      Feb 12, 2021
      61 |
      Nov 5, 2020 @ 11:44am
      Nov 5, 2020

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      Hardy73 (Nov 13, 2014 at 8:42)
      good red trail, getting rough in places now, but a good decent, great berms and jumps
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      Videos

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      youtuber WHEELS ON THE GROUND IN SCOTLAND | Mountain...
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      13:50 | 79 | Mar 27, 2022 , Peebles
      Spooky Wood - Glentress 2022
      4:06 | 71 | Mar 25, 2022 , Peebles
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      4:09 | 422 | Oct 14, 2020 , Peebles
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