838 ft
Distance
2 ft
Climb
-150 ft
Descent
00:01:06
Avg time

The Bitch Details

  • Riding area
    Glentress
    Peebles
  • Difficulty rating
    Black
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    ( Fairly dry )All year round
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Jump, Rock Garden
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #651

Fast and steep with little double at start and rutted tight lines most of the way down. Final rock garden is steep with lots of loose rocks so pick line choice before entry well. Final chute is amazing. Leads on to ponduro or the EWS stage.This version includes the new end, changed for the 2014 EWS round.

Access Info

Marked as part of the back route. Short distance from the bottom of "The Matrix" on the red route.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for The Bitch mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -148 ft
  • Altitude min
    953 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,101 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,101 ft
  • Altitude end
    953 ft
  • Grade max
    -33.105%
  • Grade min
    -0.582%
  • Distance climb
    13 ft
  • Distance down
    762 ft
  • Distance flat
    63 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:06
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Status:
on Nov 18, 2017
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Avg: 4.55 (9 votes)

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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag mini-freerider (Oct 21, 2014 at 17:49)
 Pretty tight, and fairly technical in the wet.
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  • + 0
flag Bronson2112 (Jun 28, 2017 at 10:57)
 Probably the best part of the black trail. Huge amounts of effort for a tiny bit of decent downhill.
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