Reviews written by Phila77

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October 02, 2017
Overall rating 
 
3.7
Grin Factor 
 
4.0
Trail Variety 
 
3.0
Skills Development 
 
4.0
Trail Quality  
 
5.0
Facilities 
 
2.0
England
Ideal for kids

I was recommended Lady Cannings as an ideal place to take your kids for a ride, So I thought i'd give it a go with my 9 year old and we wasn't disappointed, The trail consisted of two blue graded routes both have great flow with big berms and rollers...

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Phila77
June 05, 2017
Overall rating 
 
3.8
Grin Factor 
 
3.5
Trail Variety 
 
3.5
Skills Development 
 
3.5
Trail Quality  
 
4.0
Facilities 
 
5.0
Flat but fun.

Sherwood pines is an enjoyable day on the bike, but only if you're willing to put the work in as you can't rely on gravity to do the work as the Kitchener red trail is relatively flat with only 350meters of elevation over a 24k distance. The trail is...

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Phila77
March 11, 2017
Up Date

Things are still moving along with the proposal, the route now has an official name "The Tame Valley Mountain bike Trail",named after the valley the route takes you around. There has been a logo designed by the council for the route and all land owners have been contacted...

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Phila77
October 02, 2016
The route

Map of the route, Now includes a section of trail that has been upgraded from a footpath to bridleway.

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Phila77
August 07, 2016 (Updated: August 07, 2016)
Overall rating 
 
3.7
Grin Factor 
 
5.0
Trail Variety 
 
3.0
Skills Development 
 
3.0
Trail Quality  
 
3.0
Facilities 
 
5.0
Best trail in the Peaks,

Good facilities for the trail at either end at the car park at Langsett Barn or the upper Derwent visitor centre. The trail is very remote and exposed once your on the tops, so better check the weather before heading out. Cut gate is full of tricky climbs with rocky...

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Phila77
June 08, 2016 (Updated: August 24, 2016)
Overall rating 
 
4.8
Grin Factor 
 
4.5
Trail Variety 
 
4.5
Skills Development 
 
5.0
Trail Quality  
 
5.0
Facilities 
 
5.0
Always fun

If you’re willing to put the work in you will definitely be rewarded with a good days riding, Its more about technical riding than long flowy descents. As the trails are rocky and rooty with boulders and north shore, short sharp climbs and steep descents it gets you thinking all...

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Phila77
June 07, 2016 (Updated: October 09, 2016)
Overall rating 
 
4.8
Grin Factor 
 
5.0
Trail Variety 
 
5.0
Skills Development 
 
5.0
Trail Quality  
 
5.0
Facilities 
 
3.5
The trails are OPEN

Lee / Cragg quarry mountain bike trails are OPENSome people think that the quarry is closed due to thestories going around regarding cuts and the boxing day landslide, but this isn’ttrue the trails are OPEN with a volunteer group to maintain the trails beingput together and the area affected by...

Bike lock at entrance to the car park for the cafe.
the Sand witch cafe at the entrance to the car park.
New way markers
Black trail
New way marker on the black
Red way marker
Litter picking day
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Phila77
June 04, 2016
Overall rating 
 
4.1
Grin Factor 
 
3.5
Trail Variety 
 
5.0
Skills Development 
 
4.0
Trail Quality  
 
4.0
Facilities 
 
4.0
Great area for riding

If you can get out with a local group, plenty in the area.

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