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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 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%
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
ContributeDetails
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
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      A open trail network in the hart of Port Elizabeth. City managed. Trails maintained by local volunteers.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Parking google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 9
      • 8
      • 26
      • 14

      Region Status
      Open as of Sep 17, 2020

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      57
      Trails Mountain Bike
      57
      Trails E-Bike
      52
      Trails Hike
      48
      Trails Trail Running
      48
      Total Distance
      17 miles
      Total Descent
      1,835 ft
      Total Vertical
      248 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      358 ft
      Reports
      171
      Photos
      10
      Ridden Counter
      2,070

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 1 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 9 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 62 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance

      Photos of Baakens Valley Mountain Bike

      13 |
      Jul 5, 2020 @ 8:31am
      Jul 5, 2020
      18 |
      Jul 5, 2020 @ 8:30am
      Jul 5, 2020
      6 |
      May 30, 2020 @ 10:26am
      May 30, 2020
      6 |
      May 30, 2020 @ 10:26am
      May 30, 2020

      Videos of Baakens Valley Mountain Bike

      Trail Series - Baakens Valley / Port...
      1:51 | 58 | Aug 8, 2016

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2459384DamianDam100wishlisttrailGuinea Fowl Trail Glenhurd Section
      Oct 16, 2020 @ 2:17am
      Oct 16, 2020
      user #2173918AlanMWilsonaddreportCG4 and 18 more
      Sep 20, 2020 @ 11:14am
      Sep 20, 2020
      user #2389312Ferdi02riddentrailKiller Downhill
      Sep 19, 2020 @ 8:03am
      Sep 19, 2020
      user #2174465Colin0207addreportChelmsford Avenue
      Sep 14, 2020 @ 12:00am
      Sep 14, 2020
      user #2174287Quinn39addreportMangold Verge Contour Path 1 and 5 more
      Aug 23, 2020 @ 5:12am
      Aug 23, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      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
      user #1427287AndyRistreportKiller Downhill"Killer downhill" is all sorted. There is also...
      Oct 21, 2017 @ 9:35pm
      Oct 21, 2017

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