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Address: Innerleithen Forest, Innerleithen EH44 6PW, Scotland
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Innerleithen, situated just a few miles south east of Glentress is the...

Innerleithen, situated just a few miles south east of Glentress is the preserve of the more experienced rider. Deemed as providing awesome downhill and freeride trails, as well as a cracking red-graded XC route.

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Excellent variety of trails - Although not for beginners

Innerleithen is just along the road from the Glentress Trail centre and provides a different type of riding and is accessible via the Sustrans multi use path from both Peebles and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 August 2016
Hedley P
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Innerleithen, United Kingdom
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Innerleithen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Innerleithen is just along the road from the Glentress Trail centre and provides a different type of riding and is accessible via the Sustrans multi use path from both Peebles and Glentress. Leaving the car park which by the way has zero facilities, it is just a car park, you are straight into a tough climb which will have you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

This place is fantastic, called in after two days riding glentress not expecting to be that impressed. Defiantly don't over look Innerleithen it's just as good if not better than glentress, I didn't do any of the dedicated down hill lines just the marked red route twice.. Will defiantly be back to ride it again awesome

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North York Moors National Park, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

Have visited here a few years ago and cant really remember that experience but after this weekends visit really loved it. Glentress is just down the road and more of a trail centre where this is just up and then coming down! its a hard climb up - approx. 6 miles pretty much going up and up. Yes its hard... More 

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Dunbar, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

Innerleithen by contrast to Glentress is only a few miles down the road,however it is a different riding experience than its more famous trail centre. Innerleithen has a much more natural / technical appeal and would suit more advanced riders. On either side of the village lies some great trails and any local bike shop will point you in the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015

A little bit of everything. Great climbing, but the decent probably requires a downhill bike. It could be quite intense but really fun. Great place to ride.

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Peebles, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

Steep climb right from the car park but this is a great place to ride. Really good fast single track down with plenty of technical difficulty and chicken runs for the not so brave. More edgy than Glentress and not nearly so weatherproofed. Not for the kids here and food and drink are in the village its self, over the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015

The 7Stanes mountain biking trails were in the backyard of Innerleithen. While we did not come equipped to bike, we did hike the up-hill routes of the trails and enjoyed some phenomenal views.

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Thank Cynthia P
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015

No facilities here at the bike park unlike glen tress.. But a fantastic place for serious mountain bikers!! Red run climb was long and seemed never ending but definitely worth the effort...the decent was great...well worth the visit if you are doing the 7 stanes

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Thank GazLW
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2015

After riding Glentress, I really wanted to cover the Red graded XC route at Innerleithen. It's about 5 miles bike ride that follows the old railway tracks that parallels the River Tweed. Riding up Innerleithen is tough. After a morning at Glentress, I was getting quite frustrated and lonely as I approached the barren landscape at the second half of... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2015

A hard bike ride to the top but the thrill and excitement going downhill once at the top made it well worth it.

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