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Level: Beginner
Length: 10 mi (16.1 km)
Surface: Doubletrack
Configuration: Out & Back
Elevation: +113/ -139 ft
Total: 10 riders

Mountain Biking Kirby to Thornton Loop

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#28 of 98 mountain bike trails in England
#5,691 in the world

Gravel/Farm track and tarmac route, very scenic with some killer climbs and fast descents. Ride 4 miles of farm track and leafy trails then loop around the reservoir and head back the same way.

First added by imonsta on Feb 28, 2014. Last updated May 7, 2020. → add an update
Before you go
  • Drinking water: unknown
  • Lift service: unknown
  • Night riding: yes
  • Pump track: unknown
  • Restrooms: unknown
  • Fat bike grooming: unknown
  • E-bikes allowed: unknown
  • Fee required: unknown
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