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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

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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
  • 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
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      Region Supporters & Maintainers
      Region Details
      • 26
      • 5
      • 38
      • 153
      • 65
      • 12

      Region Status
      Open as of 8 hours ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      300
      Trails Mountain Bike
      299
      Trails E-Bike
      83
      Trails Hike
      299
      Trails Trail Running
      298
      Trails Horse
      4
      Trails Dirtbike
      3
      Trails Observed Trials
      3
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      3
      Trails Snowmobile
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      13
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      13
      Total Distance
      631 miles
      Total Descent
      109,418 ft
      Total Vertical
      14,134 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      17,287 ft
      Reports
      491
      Photos
      310
      Ridden Counter
      8,403

      Photos of Black Hills Area Mountain Bike

      trail: Foster Gulch
      0 |
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 10:01am
      Oct 6, 2019
      trail: Witch Doctor
      6 |
      Sep 23, 2019 @ 9:23pm
      Sep 23, 2019
      trail: Unnamed #4
      2 |
      Sep 20, 2019 @ 9:13am
      Sep 20, 2019
      trail: UNNAMED #1
      1 |
      Sep 20, 2019 @ 8:22am
      Sep 20, 2019

      Videos of Black Hills Area Mountain Bike

      trail: Unnamed #4
      1:42 | 4 | Sep 20, 2019
      Victoria Lake Mash-up
      trail: Loop 15
      3:04 | 43 | Sep 15, 2018
      Dakota Five O
      9:01 | 156 | Apr 4, 2018
      Biking season isn't over yet.
      14:51 | 158 | Oct 7, 2012

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      St. Cloud Access
      Skyline Wilderness
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 1:21pm
      8 hours
      Prevalent Mudbobbydangerwet and icey
      SM #11 - #12
      Storm Mountain Trails
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 9:05am
      3 days
      Icycackerman3Icy turning to mud
      Pet Cemetery
      Storm Mountain Trails
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 9:05am
      3 days
      Icycackerman3Icy turning to mud

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1662993bobbydangeraddreportSt. Cloud Access and 2 more
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 1:21pm
      8 hours
      user #1585536cackerman3addreportSM #11 - #12 and 1 more
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 3:10pm
      1 days
      user #1738466Shawn5150riddentrailCentennial Trail #89
      Oct 8, 2019 @ 9:59am
      Oct 8, 2019
      user #1662993bobbydangeraddreportMickelson Trail - Rochford TH to Mystic TH
      Oct 7, 2019 @ 10:58am
      Oct 7, 2019
      user #467828duanemartensonaddreportFS-199/TR6601
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 8:43pm
      Oct 6, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #913573lug-wrenchtrailFoster GulchSuper rad in the fall colors. Much easier to...
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 10:06am
      Oct 6, 2019
      user #1538263Dogl0rdtrailFight ClubTheres a bit of ponderous up and down at the...
      Oct 5, 2019 @ 7:55pm
      Oct 5, 2019
      user #1538263Dogl0rdtrailBig AspensFun!! No brakes
      Oct 1, 2019 @ 1:41am
      Oct 1, 2019
      user #1301816Tyfo83trailHomestake TrailThe climbing and descending numbers are...
      Sep 29, 2019 @ 11:42am
      Sep 29, 2019
      user #1836829Jknudson73trailWashington TrailA little tough to find the start (50 feet...
      Sep 16, 2019 @ 5:37am
      Sep 16, 2019

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