102 ft
Distance
-9 ft
Descent
412 ft
High Point
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Tank Tracks Details

  • Riding Area
    Blackcap
    Lewes
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Season
    All Seasons
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump, Roller Coaster
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #38868 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2014
  • Land Manager
    National Trust

CHALKY SLOPES. GREAT VIEWS. this is a very old 'play area' for bikers. great for prejumps and pumps and chilling out with friends. Its a fast slope style rollercoaster track ending in a step up to flat jump. Originally a WW2 training area for the military home guard

Access Info

Riding area is either accesable from riding along the downs hilltop half a mile from clayton windmills or from the small carpark below the trail.follow the bridleway up. Please view the satellite map attached to this listing

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More Stats for Tank Tracks bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -9 ft
  • Altitude min
    403 ft
  • Altitude start
    412 ft
  • Altitude end
    403 ft
  • Grade max
    -14.514%
  • Grade min
    -4.942%
  • Distance down
    102 ft
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • 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
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  • 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
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
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      • 2 rides
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      Photos

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      May 16, 2015 @ 2:45pm
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      May 5, 2014 @ 12:04pm
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      Tank Tracks, Brighton
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      May 5, 2014 @ 12:03pm
      May 5, 2014
      Tank Tracks, Brighton

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag pukkasilvia (Jul 18, 2015 at 13:53)
       nice for the odd blast through from time to time.
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