4,443 ft
Distance
84 ft
Climb
-185 ft
Descent
00:07:28
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Viking trail Trail

Viking trail Details

  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge, Jump, Rock Garden
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #8184
  • Year Opened
    2010
  • Land Manager

Nice flowing section of single track that can be ridden fast or slow. Some TTF's have been removed and the flow has been improved so this trail is now rated BLUE. Owned and managed by DEFA.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Viking trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -102 ft
  • Altitude min
    873 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,041 ft
  • Altitude start
    974 ft
  • Altitude end
    873 ft
  • Grade
    -2.285%
  • Grade max
    -21.368%
  • Grade min
    10.842%
  • Distance climb
    2,019 ft
  • Distance down
    2,159 ft
  • Distance flat
    265 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:28
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Status:
on Nov 2, 2018
Dry
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Activity Type
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to viking-trail-88832 trailhead (54.150000, -4.646400)
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Viking trail Trail Reports

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Nov 2, 2018 @ 8:51am
Nov 2, 2018
reporter Update: The Viking Trail single track remains closed whilst harvesting work continues. This is expected to the situation until about mid-December.
Sep 19, 2018 @ 3:02am
Sep 19, 2018
reporter Trackside drains and pipes need cleaning
Sep 19, 2018 @ 3:01am
Sep 19, 2018
reporter Very slippy wood/ttf structure. Grip strips good but not will width
Jul 12, 2018 @ 6:22am
Jul 12, 2018
reporter
The Viking trail single track at South Barrule is completely closed whilst tree harvesting work takes place. Please do not enter areas which are...
Apr 11, 2018 @ 9:05am
Apr 11, 2018
reporter Another section of the Viking trail at South Barrule Forest is temporarily closed to accommodate bridge replacement work. Cylists are asked to...
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Sep 19, 2018 @ 3:02am
Sep 19, 2018
Viking trail, Douglas
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Sep 19, 2018 @ 3:01am
Sep 19, 2018
Viking trail, Douglas
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Jul 12, 2018 @ 6:29am
Jul 12, 2018
Viking trail, Isle of Man
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Nov 24, 2017 @ 2:25am
Nov 24, 2017
Viking trail, Douglas

Routes with this trail

titleratingdistance
South Barrule Circuit
17 miles
Route 17 - 3 Forests Loop
13 miles

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