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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.
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 16
      • 26
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Sep 7, 2021

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      44
      Trails Mountain Bike
      44
      Trails E-Bike
      44
      Trails Hike
      39
      Trails Trail Running
      37
      Total Distance
      44 miles
      Total Descent
      7,374 ft
      Total Vertical
      499 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      805 ft
      Reports
      673
      Photos
      53
      Ridden Counter
      4,568

      Ben Shemen Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Hadid
      7 miles
      6 mile Ben Shemen All-Mountain Ridepopular ridelog6 miles
      9 mile Ben Shemen Ridepopular ridelog9 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 3 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 7 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 44 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance

      Photos of Ben Shemen Mountain Bike

      trail: Herzel
      6 |
      Feb 7, 2021 @ 5:51am
      Feb 7, 2021
      trail: Herzel
      8 |
      Feb 7, 2021 @ 5:50am
      Feb 7, 2021
      trail: Philo
      281 |
      Dec 13, 2020 @ 1:46am
      Dec 13, 2020
      | 1 comments
      trail: Philo
      259 |
      Dec 13, 2020 @ 1:38am
      Dec 13, 2020
      | 2 comments
      trail: Philo
      85 |
      Dec 12, 2020 @ 10:43pm
      Dec 12, 2020
      | 3 comments
      trail: Philo
      109 |
      Dec 12, 2020 @ 8:47pm
      Dec 12, 2020
      | 2 comments
      trail: New Tel Hadid
      11 |
      Dec 2, 2020 @ 12:28am
      Dec 2, 2020
      trail: Herzel
      26 |
      Mar 28, 2020 @ 4:19am
      Mar 28, 2020

      Videos of Ben Shemen Mountain Bike

      ben shemen pagoda race
      trail: The Pagoda
      3:39 | 447 | Apr 24, 2016
      MTB Ride in Ben Shemen Israel

      4:31 | 55 | Oct 19, 2015
      Ben Shemen Heat

      5:25 | 55 | Aug 3, 2015
      Me and my dog trailing together

      2:43 | 107 | May 10, 2015
      Ben Shemen

      3:44 | 82 | Apr 6, 2015
      Ben Shemen Forest 06/02/15

      5:57 | 75 | Feb 7, 2015
      Ben Shemen - The Blue Trail on Rainy day

      3:06 | 136 | Dec 26, 2014
      Fun day @ Ben Shemen forest.

      3:32 | 106 | Dec 8, 2014

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2855144MickMTBriddentrailClimb to Franklin
      Sep 16, 2021 @ 12:53pm
      Sep 16, 2021
      user #2771041ZevLandriddentrailAnava Singletrack
      Sep 12, 2021 @ 10:05am
      Sep 12, 2021
      user #2304212daviszonaddreportHidden and 1 more
      Sep 8, 2021 @ 2:52am
      Sep 8, 2021
      user #2844589ShimonOHANAwishlisttrailAnava Singletrack
      Sep 6, 2021 @ 6:43am
      Sep 6, 2021
      user #611761markhollowayupdatetrailParadise
      Sep 4, 2021 @ 10:22am
      Sep 4, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1723657BarchanareportInta Omriעץ נפל על המסלול
      Dec 21, 2019 @ 1:31am
      Dec 21, 2019
      user #1679970NaerotrailAnava SingletrackA great technical XC loop. Technical climbs...
      Mar 30, 2019 @ 2:48am
      Mar 30, 2019
      user #315251artvandalytrailThe Forkאחד הסינגלים הכי...
      Apr 2, 2018 @ 2:00am
      Apr 2, 2018
      user #802603ziv-bikeawayreportThe PagodaReport translation: Slightly wet, best...
      Dec 1, 2014 @ 2:11am
      Dec 1, 2014

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Karmei Yosef 37.3 km
      Canada Park 108.2 km
      Neve Shalom 19.1 km
      Tsor'a 311.9 km
      Horashim 8 1613.1 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike4444 miles7,372 ft23 miles499 ft
      #941#351673111,486
      E-Bike4444 miles7,372 ft23 miles499 ft
      #239#326381559
      Hike3942 miles6,365 ft22 miles489 ft
      #716#3673114
      Trail Running3742 miles6,138 ft21 miles489 ft
      #721#367318
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