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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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

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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
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  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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      Probably the busiest trail center in the country, with an extensive network of singletracks at varied levels.
      Every rider will find here trails
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      AKA: בן שמן
      Ben Shemen Parking google parking directions
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Region Details
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      Open on Jan 13, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,174
      Trails (view details)
      40
      Trails Mountain Bike
      40
      Trails Hike
      38
      Trails Trail Running
      38
      Total Distance
      40 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      21 miles
      Total Descent
      6,987 ft
      Total Vertical
      504 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      805 ft
      Reports
      188
      Photos
      31
      Ridden Counter
      1,987

      Popular Ben Shemen Mountain Biking Trails

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      Recent Trail Reports

      Current Trail Warnings

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      The Fathers
      Sep 19, 2018 @ 2:42am
      Sep 19, 2018
      trail closed and blocked by KKL
      The Fork
      Sep 19, 2018 @ 2:38am
      Sep 19, 2018
      Part of the trail was demolish by KKL....

      Photos of Ben Shemen Mountain Bike

      4 |
      Oct 11, 2018 @ 4:44am
      Oct 11, 2018
      trail: Herzel
      14 |
      Aug 11, 2017 @ 3:00am
      Aug 11, 2017
      Herzel, My City
      trail: The Pagoda
      132 |
      May 9, 2016 @ 12:49am
      May 9, 2016
      The Pagoda, Modi'in
      trail: The Pagoda
      148 |
      May 9, 2016 @ 12:49am
      May 9, 2016
      The Pagoda, Modi'in
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      Videos of Ben Shemen Mountain Bike

      ben shemen pagoda race
      trail: The Pagoda
      3:39 | 402 | Apr 24, 2016
      MTB Ride in Ben Shemen Israel
      4:31 | 42 | Oct 19, 2015
      Ben Shemen Heat
      5:25 | 51 | Aug 3, 2015
      Me and my dog trailing together
      2:43 | 99 | May 10, 2015
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      Recent Comments

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      user #315251artvandalytrailThe Forkאחד הסינגלים הכי...
      Apr 2, 2018 @ 2:00am
      Apr 2, 2018
      user #802603ziv2102reportThe PagodaReport translation: Slightly wet, best...
      Dec 1, 2014 @ 2:11am
      Dec 1, 2014
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      Recent Activity

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      Jan 19, 2019 @ 4:10am
      2 hours
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      2 hours
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      Jan 18, 2019 @ 10:10pm
      8 hours
      user #4563yossiaddridelogJan 18, 2019 ride log
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 5:45am
      24 hours
      user #1607852maoravniaddridelogDec 14, 2018 ride log
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 4:18am
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