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Freeminer Trail
(Average user rating: unrated unrated)

Grade of Trail:

  • Difficult

Length of trail:

3.0 (4.5km) miles

Trail is currently open


Cylists on part of the FODCA trail. Forest of Dean.

The Freeminer trail offers more of a challenge for experienced riders.

Maintained by the Dean Trail Volunteers in partnership with the Forestry Commission, this challenging and varied singletrack can offer something to even the most demanding of riders, from tricky switchback climbs to rooty drops and hairpin bends. 

It is for experienced riders only and is suitable for off-road quality mountain bikes. The trail is currently 4.5km in length but is being developed by the volunteers, so expect some exciting changes in the near future. 

A map of the trail has been produced by 1 South West.

What do other visitors say?

Did this trail on Saturday night!!..Yes Saturday night, with headtorches!!My brother in law dreamed up this challenge for me & Callum.It was awesome and the trail was enhanced by the local wildlife as we sighted 2 magnificent Stags,literally caught in the headlights!!...We survived our first full on Mountain Biking experience, so thanks Rob.

MIKE KEARNEY, 21/Jul/2014

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