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The Monkey trail - full of technical features, jumps and drops

A single-track mountain bike trail with technical trail features and several black graded options. We guarantee that at the end of the route, it will leave you grinning from ear to ear.

The Monkey trail features technical rock gardens, boardwalks, jumps and drops. The trail finishes with the awesome ‘Lower Cliff’ descent. The start is reached by riding the first half of Follow the Dog Trail.

To find out about mountain bike hire, contact our on-site bike hire specialists.

Volunteer mountain bike trail builders Chase Trails meet on Sundays at 10am outside Cannock Chase Cycle Centre to maintain and improve the trails. Why not lend a hand and give something back?

Trail Information

Cannock Chase Forest, Birches Valley, Rugeley, WS15 2UQ
Start at the Follow the dog trail.
Grade - Red
Is this grade for you?
Red grade trails are suitable for proficient mountain bikers with good off-roading skills.
Trail Length
14.2 miles (22.8 km)