3,450 ft
Distance
13 ft
Climb
-183 ft
Descent
00:05:47
Avg time

Transmission Details

  • Riding Area
    Hamsterley Forest
    Bishop Auckland
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, DJ, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #1422 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking

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More Stats for Transmission bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -170 ft
  • Altitude min
    871 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,041 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,041 ft
  • Altitude end
    871 ft
  • Grade
    -4.917%
  • Grade max
    -16.209%
  • Grade min
    6.108%
  • Distance climb
    475 ft
  • Distance down
    2,566 ft
  • Distance flat
    409 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:47
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Status:
on Dec 11, 2018
Wet
Avg: 4.75 (4 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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

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  • Access Road/Trail
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  • 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
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      Transmission Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Dec 11, 2018 @ 3:09am
      Dec 11, 2018
      reporter Bit wet, riding perfect
      Sep 10, 2018 @ 4:11am
      Sep 10, 2018
      Bit cut up & chunky in places.
      Jul 6, 2018 @ 10:55am
      Jul 6, 2018
      Very dry at the moment, like riding on marbles.
      Jun 9, 2018 @ 8:38am
      Jun 9, 2018
      Apr 22, 2018 @ 2:38am
      Apr 22, 2018
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 7 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 314 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,661 rides
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      Photos

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      5 |
      Dec 14, 2018 @ 1:51am
      Dec 14, 2018
      Transmission, York
      30 |
      Dec 4, 2017 @ 1:34am
      Dec 4, 2017
      Transmission, Durham
      29 |
      Jun 17, 2017 @ 11:51pm
      Jun 17, 2017
      Transmission, Durham
      293 |
      Apr 12, 2017 @ 4:19am
      Apr 12, 2017
      Transmission, Hamsterley

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