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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
      At this time, mountain biking is allowed on all trails, pathways, and roads not specifically signed as closed to biking. Note that ski pathways and snowmobile trails within this area are closed to mountain biking during the winter months of December through March.

      There is nearby camping at the Twin Lake and Black Lake State Forest campgrounds. The latter has fully accessible facilities.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Parking BM #1 google parking directions
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      Region Details
      • 22
      • 16
      • 13

      Region Status
      Open

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #5,013
      State Ranking
      #87
      Trails (view details)
      51
      Trails Mountain Bike
      51
      Trails Hike
      51
      Trails Trail Running
      51
      Total Distance
      25 miles
      Total Descent
      2,459 ft
      Total Vertical
      234 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      926 ft
      Ridden Counter
      264

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #214744IgoTheExtraMile1votetrailBM #20 - #39
      Aug 27, 2019 @ 8:52pm
      Aug 27, 2019
      user #1429829JLB423votetrailBM #21 - #22
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 3:12am
      Aug 16, 2019
      user #1823502TheolittlemanriddentrailBM #41 - #44
      Jun 24, 2019 @ 8:02pm
      Jun 24, 2019
      user #611761markhollowayupdatetrailBM #39 - #40
      Jan 24, 2019 @ 4:36pm
      Jan 24, 2019
      user #1611702cymbalsmileswishlistregionBlack Mountain Forest Pathway
      Aug 20, 2018 @ 6:11pm
      Aug 20, 2018

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1374914Bam461trailBM #41 - #42This trail is more intended as a cross country...
      Oct 22, 2017 @ 8:50am
      Oct 22, 2017

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