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Trail Report: 27th May 2012.

One of the dilemmas of being a mountain biker/trail builder is the weather. The mountain biker longs for dry dusty trails under a warm Sun  and beautiful blue skies that seem to only happen occasionally in the UK, while at ...

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New Trail Maintenance Day Sun 27th May 2012.

Yes, we are at it again on Sunday 27th May on BKB on Holmbury hill. We are looking to finish off the new section which we have been using a digger to build over the last month or so, and ...

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Trailbuilding 29th April 2012…

Hurtwood Trail volunteers carried out a second session on the new trail section on BKB. A large digger was used in the last session to remove the debris left behind from the forestry work of 2010, remove stumps, and to ...

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Can You Dig It?

Sunday 15th April saw Hurtwood Trails employ a digger for the first time on Barry knows best (BKB). Though it wasn't quite on BKB, but off to one side as a new "trail corridor" was carved out alongside the section ...

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Mountain Bike Volunteers Put Something Back Into The Hurtwood

An article about the work of Hurtwood Trails appeared in the Spring edition of the Friends of the Hurtwood.  The article is reproduced below or you can read a PDF of the original article. In 2007, the Friends of the Hurtwood ...

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Trail Maintenance Day 15th April 2012.

Hurtwood Trails Volunteers will be carrying out maintenance on Barry Knows Best (BKB), but this time with a difference: we are bringing the heavy artillery along in the form of a mini digger. This does mean however that we will have ...

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Maintenance Morning 11th March 2012

More work was carried out on BKB (Barry Knows Best) on Holmbury Hill today. A few sections of trail were concentrated on, one where "trail creep" was occurring. Trail creep is where the trail has widened due to riders either ...

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Head For The Hills Demo Day

Dorking based bike shop Head for the Hills held a bike demo day at the Holmbury St Mary WI hall on Sunday 4th March. We were asked to come along and promote Friends of the Hurtwood, and Hurtwood Trails. The ...