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Ruse descent

Descent on a technical hiking path in the forest

Mountain Biking Difficult

2 km
0 m
301 m
0-1 hrs
Low Point
730 m
High Point
1 km
Ruse descent Map

This is a popular mountain biking route which is generally considered to be difficult. It's remote, it features medium exposure and is typically done between March and November. From a low point of 730 m to the maximum altitude of 1 km, the route covers 2 km, 0 vertical metres of ascent and 301 vertical metres of descent.


Departure from the Ruse follow a little road and take the path on the left. Arrival on the road and the village of Port.



Mostly stable trail tread with some variability featuring larger and more unavoidable obstacles that may include, but not be limited to: bigger stones, roots, steps, and narrow curves. Compared to lower intermediate, technical difficulty is more advanced and grades of slopes are steeper. Ideal for upper intermediate riders.

Medium Exposure

2 out of 4

The trail contains some obstacles such as outcroppings and rock which could cause injury.


2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Best time to visit

between March and November


  • Technical
  • Picturesque
  • Singletrack
  • In the forest
  • Roots
  • Rock Rolls
  • Rock Gardens