Bennachie – September 2017

September 2017   Only getting three rides in over 2 weeks is not a good average, but still made them count.  I always like starting off at Pitfichie, I know the trail well and it’s a god place to get a feel for the bouncy bike again, with enough pedalling to get your legs going.  The first climb,  ‘Hangover Hill’ was a complete slop fest, it’s a punchy climb in the dry nevermind the wet, the descent off Greenhill was also a mess, but actually felt good to get the bike dirty.  The rest of the trail was as normal, with me trying to chase down Dad on the unstoppable E-bike, then got the new brakes properly bedded in on the descent.  We came back over Greenhill to check out a new section of trail that was made for the Enduro there at the start of the year, disaster.  That quickly turned into an uncontroled slide between trees, but would

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