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Explore Hopton Wood Car Park
(Average user rating: 4 unrated 4/5)

Start here for a great ride up and down the tree covered hillsides of Hopton Woods.

Follow the gravel track across two cattle grids to the car park. 

Warm-up Loop

Prepare yourself for the ride by warming up on this short route (or use it to extend the distance of the main route).  You can ride this loop as a short moderate ride or take the qualifer path to test your skills.

Moderate Trails

For the novice biker with some off road experience the Hopton Blue starts from the Bedstone Hill car park and offers just over 4km of wide tracks to develop your skills on.  The moderate section of the Warm-up Loop is approximately 1km.

Pearce XC

12.6km of flowing descents and lung busting climbs and stunning views which are bound to put a smile on your face. This trail has been built in partnership with Pearce Cycles of Ludlow.

Downhill Trails

There are three downhill trails here for the experienced downhill rider.


What do other visitors say?

4 Stars 4 Stars

New Year■s day, very wet and windy. Great all-weather track loads of fun. Red trail technical in the wet but still fast. Climbs varied and make you blow.

Anonymous, 1/Jan/2014

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OS Grid ref: SO 355 784
Postcode: SY7 0QF

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Georgina Sharp
Recreation Ranger
0300 0676977­

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