The Ridge Ride Trail at Haldon Forest, near Exeter is a 6 mile red graded mountain bike trail with an optional technical black technical to test your skills.
The trail is a technical, fast and flowing trail with tight corners and lively descents to test your reflexes.
The black graded section is accessed about half way around the trail. This is an optional technical loop that is more demanding than the previous sections of the Ridge Ride Trail and you expect roots, rocks, berms, drops and a step down.
|Sat Nav:||EX6 7XR|
|Grid Ref:||SX 885847|
Approaching from the North - From Exeter take the A38 towards Plymouth, this will take you up a large hill just outside Exeter.
Just as you get to the top of the hill there is a turning off the dual carriageway, make sure you are in the inside lane, or you?ll fly right by. Sign posted for 'Exeter Race Course'.
At the next turning take a right, this road will then lead you down to the Forest Park Centre where there are parking and other facilities. Approaching from the South - Take the A38 towards Exeter, this will take you up a large hill just outside Exeter. Take the 'Exeter Race Course' turning before you start to descend, at the next junction take a left then follow signs for 'The Forest Park' this road will then lead you down to the Forest Park Centre where there are parking and other facilities.
Please note: Distance is calculated as air distance or "as the crow flies" the most direct route between two points, so the distance by road maybe slightly longer.
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