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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (Ridden Direction)
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
Contribute Details
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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Radar Time
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
Trails Deemphasized
Trails are shown in grey.
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      A open trail network in the hart of Port Elizabeth. City managed. Trails maintained by local volunteers.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: City Managed
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      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 15
      • 24
      • 30
      • 17

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 22, 2021

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      86
      Trails Mountain Bike
      88
      Trails E-Bike
      82
      Trails Hike
      77
      Trails Trail Running
      77
      Total Distance
      23 miles
      Total Descent
      2,697 ft
      Total Vertical
      315 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      358 ft
      Reports
      468
      Photos
      54
      Ridden Counter
      4,773

      Photos of Baakens Valley Mountain Bike

      2 |
      Aug 31, 2021 @ 4:52am
      Aug 31, 2021
      6 |
      Aug 31, 2021 @ 4:52am
      Aug 31, 2021
      4 |
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 6:49am
      Aug 3, 2021
      6 |
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 6:12am
      Aug 3, 2021
      13 |
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 6:12am
      Aug 3, 2021
      trail: Middle Trail
      4 |
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 11:48pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      2 |
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 11:46pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      2 |
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 11:45pm
      Jun 30, 2021

      Videos of Baakens Valley Mountain Bike

      Trail Series - Baakens Valley / Port...
      1:51 | 78 | Aug 8, 2016

      Current Trail Warnings

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      60MoM Start
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 9:13pm
      Oct 22, 2021
      IdealTanyaJackson

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2174215TanyaJacksonaddreportChelmsford Avenue and 13 more
      Oct 23, 2021 @ 1:45am
      Oct 23, 2021
      user #2174215TanyaJacksonaddreportTarget Kloof Road and 13 more
      Sep 26, 2021 @ 7:37am
      Sep 26, 2021
      user #2175191WaynejGaddreportLittle Walmer Single Track and 3 more
      Sep 25, 2021 @ 1:14am
      Sep 25, 2021
      user #2174215TanyaJacksonaddreport60MoM Start and 9 more
      Sep 20, 2021 @ 1:02am
      Sep 20, 2021
      user #2180427BrentonvwaddreportFT-1 and 5 more
      Sep 19, 2021 @ 9:53pm
      Sep 19, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2174287Quinn39trailLittle Walmer Single Track DropThat piece of trail is very dangerous
      Sep 2, 2021 @ 1:18pm
      Sep 2, 2021
      user #2174287Quinn39trailGuinea Fowl Trail Glenhurd SectionAll trees cleared. And bridges replaced
      Aug 2, 2020 @ 5:37am
      Aug 2, 2020
      user #2174465Colin0207reportCrank-it/Spank-itAwesome :-)
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 12:37am
      Jul 6, 2020
      user #2174287Quinn39trailFT-1This trail is one way traffic only. Only to be...
      Jul 4, 2020 @ 7:03am
      Jul 4, 2020
      user #2174287Quinn39reportCrank-it/Spank-itBurms has been attended to..
      Jul 4, 2020 @ 6:58am
      Jul 4, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      PE Golf Course 5 10.9 km
      Summerstrand 14.1 km
      Schoenmakerskop 44.6 km
      Nelson Mandela University Reserve 15 65.9 km
      Parsonsvlei Valleys 7 76.1 km

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike8823 miles2,697 ft12 miles315 ft
      #846#6544684,694
      E-Bike8222 miles2,500 ft11 miles315 ft
      #234#6460169
      Hike7721 miles2,300 ft11 miles315 ft
      #729#546772
      Trail Running7721 miles2,300 ft11 miles315 ft
      #731#5467330
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      • baakens valley activity log | embed map of Baakens Valley mountain bike trails | baakens valley mountain biking points of interest

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