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Glentress Forest (Scottish Borders) from Galashiels – Train to Trail

Glentress Forest (Scottish Borders) from Galashiels – Train to Trail

Difficult
04:31
26.8 mi
5.9 mph
2,900 ft
2,700 ft
Expert mountain bike ride. Good fitness required. Advanced riding skills necessary. Some portions of the Tour may require you to push your bike.

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Includes a segment in which cycling is not permitted

You will have to dismount and push your bike.

6.04 mi in total

Includes a segment that goes up or down a series of steps

You may need to carry your bike.

7 yd in total

Tour Overview

Starting Point
8.26 mi
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Three Brethren Panorama

Mountain Biking Highlight

10.9 mi
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Southern Uplands Way at Brown Knowe

Mountain Biking Highlight (Segment)

16.1 mi
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Minch Moor

Mountain Biking Highlight

22.2 mi
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No1 Peebles Road Cafe

Road Cycling Highlight

26.8 mi
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Glentress Trail Centre

Mountain Biking Highlight

Map

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Tour Profile

Elevation
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  • Waytypes & Surfaces

Waytypes

Singletrack: 4.68 mi
Path: 12.2 mi
Cycleway: 5.65 mi
Street: 0.38 mi
Road: 1.54 mi
State Road: 2.35 mi

Surfaces

Natural: 131 yd
Unpaved: 8.88 mi
Gravel: 1.83 mi
Paved: 2.08 mi
Asphalt: 7.63 mi
Unknown: 6.30 mi

Weather Forecast

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Katherine Moore planned a mountain bike ride.

April 3, 2020

Comments

  • Katherine Moore

    A haven for mountain bikers in the Scottish Borders, Glentress Forest is one of the 7stanes biking centres in Scotland, with trails for everyone from novice to pro. Yet there’s more to the area than just these adrenaline-inducing trails, with an amazing selection of natural trails on the doorstep.

    

    You

    • April 3, 2020

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