598 ft
Distance
-205 ft
Descent
00:00:44
Avg time

The River Details

  • Riding Area
    Portree
    Portree
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Year round
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #10033 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2010

Downhill section coming off the footpath at The Quiraing.
Steep and techincal with some small jumps at the bottom of it.

Access Info

Access via the Quiraing road/footpath

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More Stats for The River bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -205 ft
  • Altitude min
    725 ft
  • Altitude max
    930 ft
  • Altitude start
    930 ft
  • Altitude end
    725 ft
  • Grade
    -34.285%
  • Grade max
    -65.502%
  • Grade min
    -12.098%
  • Distance down
    598 ft
  • Avg time
    00:00:44
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Status:
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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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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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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-river-43024 trailhead (57.635060, -6.280560)
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The River Trail Reports

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Photos

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The River, England
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Oct 14, 2011 @ 12:54pm
Oct 14, 2011
The River, Morpeth

1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag purple (Nov 25, 2015 at 20:35)
 Link to video of trail: www.pinkbike.com/video/406975
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