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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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

LEGEND
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
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Region Details
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      Caution on 1 days
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      BSCO
      (www.bscomt.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #395
      State Ranking
      #5
      Trails (view details)
      156
      Trails Mountain Bike
      154
      Trails E-Bike
      27
      Trails Hike
      151
      Trails Trail Running
      151
      Trails Horse
      3
      Trails Dirtbike
      3
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      3
      Total Distance
      373 miles
      Total Descent
      93,148 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,268 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      11,134 ft
      Reports
      171
      Photos
      219
      Ridden Counter
      4,356
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Big Sky Mountain Bike

      trail: Elbow
      123 |
      Aug 28, 2016 @ 9:35am
      Aug 28, 2016
      trail: Snake Charmer
      116 |
      Aug 28, 2016 @ 8:52am
      Aug 28, 2016
      109 |
      Aug 22, 2016 @ 2:30pm
      Aug 22, 2016
      trail: Snake Charmer
      61 |
      Aug 10, 2016 @ 9:04am
      Aug 10, 2016

      Videos of Big Sky Mountain Bike

      big sky gambler to elbow to ninja marmot
      trail: Elbow
      12:08 | 24 | Aug 11, 2019
      Big Sky gambler to elbow to ninja marmot
      trail: Elbow
      10:22 | 46 | Jul 22, 2019
      Ninja marmot with unicon mount test
      1:46 | 55 | Sep 3, 2018
      Big Sky Revenge
      trail: Revenge
      5:26 | 124 | Aug 30, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Buffalo Horn Creek
      Aug 6, 2019 @ 8:26am
      Aug 6, 2019
      Prevalent MudV98s712One word, effed. 320 ranch has done a...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Gambler
      Aug 22, 2019 @ 2:17pm
      1 days
      DryMesterGood mix of beginner tabletops and...
      Mountain to Meadow
      Aug 9, 2019 @ 4:58pm
      Aug 9, 2019
      Dryfreeflipper
      Porcupine Meadow
      Aug 4, 2019 @ 6:03am
      Aug 4, 2019
      UnknownmasonskisSome mud holes and horse effected in...
      Porcupine Creek
      Aug 4, 2019 @ 6:03am
      Aug 4, 2019
      VariablemasonskisTrees are all cut out, rougher than...
      Elbow
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 12:59pm
      Aug 3, 2019
      Dryianjones SWMMBA
      Kirkwood Trail
      Jul 29, 2019 @ 6:46pm
      Jul 29, 2019
      VariableEricmorgy A few wet spots and mud puddles up top,...
      Cabin Creek
      Jul 29, 2019 @ 6:40pm
      Jul 29, 2019
      VariableEricmorgy
      Grizzly Loop
      Jul 22, 2019 @ 2:30pm
      Jul 22, 2019
      DryUbberBikeGooberBeautiful views, but things to...
      Snake Charmer
      Jul 17, 2019 @ 10:59am
      Jul 17, 2019
      Variabledciracer99Occasional puddles, but tacky dirt
      Mountain to Meadow
      Jul 14, 2019 @ 11:21am
      Jul 14, 2019
      Variablekfizzlemynizzle A couple trees down and some low hangers...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1394089cmcaveyaddridelogAug 23, 2019 ride log
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 8:05pm
      40 mins
      user #554920cshalbotriddentrailMountain to Meadow and 1 more
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 4:34pm
      4 hours
      user #554920cshalbotriddentrailMeadow and 1 more
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 4:33pm
      4 hours
      user #1775894philc13addridelogAug 23, 2019 ride log
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 4:22pm
      4 hours
      user #1011864landosaurusaddridelogAug 23, 2019 ride log
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 2:18pm
      6 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1152560JbelknaptrailMountain to MeadowSigned all the way from big sky base ad...
      Aug 15, 2019 @ 2:52pm
      Aug 15, 2019
      user #1870247EricmorgytrailCabin CreekLower 2/3rds would be a great out and back...
      Jul 29, 2019 @ 6:42pm
      Jul 29, 2019
      user #1870247EricmorgytrailKirkwood TrailWe descended this trail, riding up cabin...
      Jul 29, 2019 @ 6:37pm
      Jul 29, 2019
      user #1054463masonskistrailLower Beehive BasinNever mind someone fixed elevation
      Jul 5, 2019 @ 8:51am
      Jul 5, 2019
      user #1054463masonskistrailLower Beehive BasinListed elevation gain/loss is incorrect,...
      Jul 5, 2019 @ 8:50am
      Jul 5, 2019

      Local Badges

      • By jordi-viladas & contributors
      • Admins: MONTANABIKERMAN, evasive, BSCO
      • #5519 - 4,344 views

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