848 ft
Distance
45 ft
Climb
-31 ft
Descent
1,155 ft
High Point

The Slab Details

  • Riding area
    Gisburn Forest
    Clitheroe
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking

Technical clack climb, with lots of rock steps and boulders, taking you up to the main feature - the slab. Stay off the brakes and fly down...

Local Trail Association
More Stats for The Slab mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    14 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,115 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,115 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,128 ft
  • Grade
    1.625%
  • Grade max
    -13.994%
  • Grade min
    11.102%
  • Distance climb
    457 ft
  • Distance down
    338 ft
  • Distance flat
    53 ft
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Status:
on Apr 5, 2018
Wet
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to the-slab trailhead (54.028770, -2.370330)
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The Slab Trail Reports

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Apr 5, 2018 @ 2:24pm
Apr 5, 2018
Big puddles, but trail is riding ok
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Sep 1, 2014 @ 9:05am
Sep 1, 2014
| 18 comments The Slab, Cumbria

Routes with this trail

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Gisburn Forest loop
12 miles

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