587 ft
Distance
-130 ft
Descent
00:00:53
Avg time

The Glory Hole Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Thornielee
    Walkerburn
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #5814 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #3432 in E-Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in E-Biking

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The Glory Hole is a 179 m popular black singletrack trail located near Walkerburn. This mountain bike primary trail can be used downhill only and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 0 m blue climb. On average it takes minutes to complete this trail.

This trail is unsanctioned.

More Stats for The Glory Hole mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -130 ft
  • Altitude min
    650 ft
  • Altitude max
    780 ft
  • Altitude start
    780 ft
  • Altitude end
    650 ft
  • Grade
    -22.2%
  • Grade max
    -42.9%
  • Grade min
    -7.1%
  • Distance down
    587 ft
  • Avg time
    00:00:53
  • Avg reverse time
    00:49:56
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Status:
on Dec 23, 2021
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Avg: 5 (4 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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  • moto (1 year)
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      The Glory Hole Trail Reports

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      Dec 23, 2021 @ 6:31am
      Dec 23, 2021
      reporter Inspected and deemed open - beware minor tree debris
      Sep 13, 2020 @ 1:22am
      Sep 13, 2020
      reporter
      Aug 6, 2019 @ 3:07am
      Aug 6, 2019
      Slick!
      Apr 22, 2019 @ 2:13am
      Apr 22, 2019
      Jan 6, 2019 @ 1:23am
      Jan 6, 2019
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 67 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 505 rides
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      Thornielee Helter Skelter & Glory H.
      3:32 | 170 | Jan 29, 2019 , Walkerburn

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