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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
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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
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  • < 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
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  • Description
  • Photos
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  • 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
      Cannock Chase is a mixed area of countryside in the county of Staffordshire, England. The area has been designated as the Cannock Chase Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Chase gives its name to the Cannock Chase local government district.
      source: Chase Trails
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      Birches Valley Forest Centre google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Various, though the most common is located at Birches Valley (WS15 2UQ).
      Links
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
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      Region Details
      • 42
      • 2
      • 3
      • 42
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 days ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #30
      Trails (view details)
      94
      Trails Mountain Bike
      94
      Trails E-Bike
      90
      Trails Hike
      50
      Trails Trail Running
      50
      Trails Horse
      47
      Total Distance
      56 miles
      Total Descent
      7,760 ft
      Total Vertical
      513 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      784 ft
      Reports
      983
      Photos
      195
      Ridden Counter
      27,732

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 1 rides
      • 21.7 km avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 12 rides
      • 17.4 km avg distance
      Past Week
      • 56 rides
      • 17.3 km avg distance

      Photos of Cannock Chase Mountain Bike

      trail: Access Trail
      4 |
      Sep 8, 2019 @ 7:33am
      Sep 8, 2019
      1 |
      Aug 27, 2019 @ 6:59am
      Aug 27, 2019
      2 |
      Aug 27, 2019 @ 6:59am
      Aug 27, 2019
      158 |
      Jun 9, 2015 @ 8:40am
      Jun 9, 2015

      Videos of Cannock Chase Mountain Bike

      Cannock Chase - Getting Messy with the Dog and...
      12:18 | 62 | Jul 22, 2018
      New off-piste section at Cannock
      0:12 | 117 | Jan 6, 2018
      Chase
      1:20 | 50 | Dec 6, 2017
      Rob Williams - Leisure Lakes Bikes
      trail: Let Loose
      2:35 | 245 | May 27, 2017

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Snap It
      Sep 22, 2019 @ 2:09am
      Sep 22, 2019
      UnknownMah71

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #687567wythall1addreportHigh Voltage and 4 more
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 3:13pm
      2 days
      user #1944406Henrymtb1999riddentrailLe Singe Noir
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 8:14am
      2 days
      user #581788EddieRaddreportAccess
      Oct 9, 2019 @ 3:07pm
      Oct 9, 2019
      user #1950122sibjameslynnriddentrailAbsinthe and 36 more
      Oct 7, 2019 @ 12:47am
      Oct 7, 2019
      user #1949144Lukasz2193wishlisttrailSherbrook Trail
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 5:13am
      Oct 6, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1836567Alfiebreeze05reportSon of ChainslapperOne of the best sections on I’ve ever ridden
      Jun 30, 2019 @ 7:18am
      Jun 30, 2019
      user #1754070PaulF357trailSherbrook TrailThis is a great trail to get used to a new...
      Apr 20, 2019 @ 1:22pm
      Apr 20, 2019
      user #909377JackJ100reportTight SqueezeGunn
      Jan 17, 2019 @ 6:28am
      Jan 17, 2019
      user #1540742routarireportAre We There Yet?Awesome, looking forward to it
      Jun 1, 2018 @ 5:24am
      Jun 1, 2018
      user #220370WilliamTMreportHigh VoltageCleared today.
      Mar 8, 2018 @ 9:08am
      Mar 8, 2018

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Stile Cop2 km
      Hopwas Woods 212.4 km
      Pooley Country Park 2 117.4 km
      Hanchurch 418.2 km
      New wood & Ashwood 3 120.2 km

      Local Badges

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