697 ft
Distance
8 ft
Climb
-49 ft
Descent
00:00:41
Avg time

The Wormhole Details

  • Riding Area
    Glentress
    Peebles
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #19260 in Mountain Biking

Rocky start (don't cheat!) and rooty end, but quite swoopy and a bit pedally. If you're used to riding the red route it's a good, short introduction to the sort of things you might find on a harder route.

Access Info

Marked on the Red and Black routes.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for The Wormhole bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -42 ft
  • Altitude min
    882 ft
  • Altitude max
    924 ft
  • Altitude start
    924 ft
  • Altitude end
    882 ft
  • Grade
    -5.98%
  • Grade max
    -15.984%
  • Grade min
    5.662%
  • Distance climb
    129 ft
  • Distance down
    554 ft
  • Distance flat
    15 ft
  • Avg time
    00:00:41
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:32
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Status:
on Aug 3, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3.55 (7 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-wormhole trailhead (55.655760, -3.135250)
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The Wormhole Trail Reports

Photos

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119 |
Jan 28, 2012 @ 2:19pm
Jan 28, 2012
The Wormhole, Glentress
200 |
Feb 16, 2008 @ 12:10pm
Feb 16, 2008
| 1 comments The Wormhole, Peebles

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