Altura Trail – INCLUDING the DOA Black Section
Trail Grade – Black - Severe Grade
The DOA Trail at Whinlatter forest is an optional section that can be tagged onto the southern loop of the Altura Trail. The original grading was Red, but has been upgraded to black following erosion.
The Altura Trail at Whinlatter -The South Loop – Waymarked with a long ambitious climb to the top of Hospital Fell Ridge. The descent now awaits you. Expect fast flowing singletrack with berms, jumps and natural features to challenge you
Ride Map and Elevation Profile
Just the DOA Section
Full Altura Trail – including the DOA
Remember that you can download the GPX File for the MTB route above and use in your GPS device or on your favourite mapping app. We’ll have a run down of how to use GPX files on your MTB route soon.
Base Summary: Whinlatter Mountain Bike Centre
Whinlatter can be found just outside the town of Keswick in the Lake District, practically on the doorstep of the village of Braithwate.
Whinlatter is one of two purpose built MTB centres in the Lake District along with Grizedale Forest and along with a network of forestry tracks and bridleways, has three MTB trails to suit the beginner through to the more technical rider. Like most places in the area, it’s well geared up for holidaymakers and families.