Pasir Ris in Malay means "beach bolt-rope", simply implying a narrow beach. It is geographically divided into three regions, namely Loyang (East) Central and Elias (West). Due to its proximity to the sea, it has several recreation facilities and has a keenly preserved mangrove forest with boardwalks to allow visitors get closer to the inhabitants. The full length of the park is around 6.6 km/4.1 mi long.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Mountain Biking in Lecht, Aberdeenshire, Northeastern Scotland United Kingdom
Mountain’s altitude is at 645 m / 2116 ft above sea level and during summer the spot is ideal for mountain biking activity. The Mountain Bike trails will normally be open on the weekends of May and June and every day from July to early September. Usually from 10am – 5pm.
There are two downhill mountain trails (Red Fox and Blue Hare) and a skills park, which use the 3-man chairlift for access to the top. The “Red Fox” trail is a red run with a descent of 1600 m/5249 ft long whereas the “Blue Hare” offers a descent of 1900 m/6233 ft.
The park’s amenities facilitate physical obstacles, which allow you to improve your mountain skills. Accommodation is also available at Lecht’s resort, so you don’ t need to travel far away to accommodate yourself, unless you prefer to stay next to the villages which are located around the spot.