1,807 ft
Distance
172 ft
Climb
00:07:11
Avg time

The Mustard Snake Details

  • Riding Area
    Glentress
    Peebles
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Extreme
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #13115 in Mountain Biking

Climb to the highest point at Glentress. Great views on a clear day.

Access Info

Marked on the Black Route.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for The Mustard Snake bike trail
  • Altitude change
    172 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,789 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,961 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,789 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,961 ft
  • Grade
    9.524%
  • Grade max
    0.983%
  • Grade min
    17.265%
  • Distance climb
    1,750 ft
  • Distance flat
    58 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:11
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Status:
on Aug 20, 2018
Variable
Avg: 3.85 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • 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
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • 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
  • Other Other
Directions to the-mustard-snake trailhead (55.684530, -3.138830)

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Nov 25, 2018 @ 7:02am
Nov 25, 2018
The Mustard Snake, Helensburgh

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