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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
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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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      The Big Belt Mountain Range has many non-motorized trails including those around Bilk Mountain, Boulder Baldy, and Mount Edith. The land is nearly all Helena National Forest.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Parking google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 4
      • 28
      • 9
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of May 16, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Trails (view details)
      43
      Trails Mountain Bike
      49
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      49
      Trails Trail Running
      49
      Trails Horse
      46
      Trails Dirtbike
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      46
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      44
      Trails Nordic Ski
      45
      Total Distance
      166 miles
      Total Descent
      32,948 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,070 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,034 ft
      Reports
      14
      Photos
      9
      Ridden Counter
      19

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 3 miles avg distance

      Photos of Big Belts Mountain Bike

      trail: Hunters Gulch
      7 |
      May 23, 2020 @ 10:16am
      May 23, 2020
      trail: Hunters Gulch
      3 |
      May 23, 2020 @ 10:15am
      May 23, 2020
      trail: Hunters Gulch
      5 |
      May 23, 2020 @ 10:15am
      May 23, 2020
      trail: Hunters Gulch
      4 |
      May 23, 2020 @ 10:15am
      May 23, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Avalanche Gulch Road
      May 16, 2020 @ 9:45am
      May 16, 2020
      Prevalent Mudflowby2wheelsExtensive deep mud. Lots of side by side...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Magpie Gulch Road
      May 17, 2020 @ 2:35pm
      May 17, 2020
      Dryflowby2wheelsA couple very small areas of snow near...
      Bilk Mountain
      May 30, 2018 @ 6:32pm
      May 30, 2018
      DrynwflyerMultiple downed trees on the climb....
      Cayuse Mountain
      Nov 1, 2017 @ 11:23am
      Nov 1, 2017
      Snow Coveredevasive MBG First real snowfall of 2017/18

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #981467livefreerdieriddentrailHolloway South
      May 31, 2020 @ 2:47pm
      22 hours
      user #1211318AgidleywishlisttrailCedar Bar Falkner
      May 27, 2020 @ 2:05pm
      May 27, 2020
      user #981467livefreerdieriddentrailHolloway North
      May 25, 2020 @ 7:47pm
      May 25, 2020
      user #981467livefreerdiewishlisttrail152 South and 1 more
      May 24, 2020 @ 1:36pm
      May 24, 2020
      user #981467livefreerdiewishlisttrailGipsy Lake DH and 5 more
      May 23, 2020 @ 7:04pm
      May 23, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      York 6 5 39.6 km
      McMaster Hills 13 11 112.8 km
      Spokane Hills South 8 113.2 km
      Regulating Reservoir 317.5 km
      North Elkhorns 24 21 7 124.1 km

      Local Badges

      • By zinexo & contributors
      • Admins: MONTANABIKERMAN, evasive, MBG, BikeHelena, wyomont
      • #18942 - 1,182 views

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