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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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • 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 Details
      • 144
      • 16
      • 167
      • 253
      • 50
      • 5

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 25, 2020

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      1,027
      Trails Mountain Bike
      637
      Trails E-Bike
      77
      Trails Hike
      637
      Trails Trail Running
      636
      Trails Horse
      10
      Trails Snowmobile
      234
      Trails Snowshoe
      190
      Trails Downhill Ski
      115
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      10
      Trails Nordic Ski
      42
      Total Distance
      1,512 mile
      Total Descent
      247,724 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,016 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,034 ft
      Reports
      2,967
      Photos
      2,042
      Ridden Counter
      29,395

      Popular Capital Region/Northern Catskills Trails

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      Fun Loops Trail 6
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      Gold Mine
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      Run Noot
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      Levitate
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      Outerloops North
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      East Gauntlet
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      North Bethlehem Park Trail
      North Bethlehem Park
      Berm-Out
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      Uphill
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      North Face (upper)
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      Mid Mountain
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      Lollipop
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      Escarpment Trail
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      West Gauntlet Trail
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      Wilderness Roll
      Windham Mountain Bike Park

      Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Schenectady Central Park Full Loop 2020
      Schenectady Central Park
      5 miles
      Grits Gone Wild
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      3,110 ft
      Best of Riedlbauer's
      Round Top Trails
      5 miles
      The quickest way to the most downhills.
      Beebe Hill State Forest
      12 miles
      The most down, with the least up
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      9 miles
      CTP - Park Side Route
      Colonie Town Park
      6 miles
      Lotso down with extra loopage
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest
      11 miles
      Tivoli
      North Bethlehem Park
      3 miles
      Pittstown State Forest - SMBA
      Pittstown State Forest
      9 miles
      Complete Loop
      Schenectady Central Park
      4 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 13 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 22 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 309 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance

      Photos of Capital Region/Northern Catskills Mountain Bike

      trail: The Trail
      1 |
      Oct 24, 2020 @ 6:37am
      Oct 24, 2020
      trail: The Trail
      2 |
      Oct 24, 2020 @ 6:37am
      Oct 24, 2020
      trail: The Trail
      3 |
      Oct 24, 2020 @ 6:37am
      Oct 24, 2020
      7 |
      Oct 19, 2020 @ 2:27pm
      Oct 19, 2020

      Videos of Capital Region/Northern Catskills Mountain Bike

      Citizens Ride-Around
      0:23 | 11 | Sep 23, 2020
      Citizens DH II
      0:16 | 9 | Sep 23, 2020
      Citizens DH I
      0:23 | 11 | Sep 23, 2020
      batavia berms i
      0:17 | 14 | Sep 23, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #2349006acamajwishlisttrailLake trail
      Oct 27, 2020 @ 7:11pm
      1 days
      user #1220157scotmtbbetaaddreportTango and 6 more
      Oct 27, 2020 @ 6:31am
      2 days
      user #957204zachfeuerupdatetrailRed loop
      Oct 26, 2020 @ 7:52am
      3 days
      user #957204zachfeueraddtrailBeebe Forest Road and 1 more
      Oct 26, 2020 @ 6:42am
      3 days
      user #957204zachfeueraddreportAlter Ego
      Oct 25, 2020 @ 4:51am
      Oct 25, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2100718jasondeetrailSaphouse TrailThis trail is super technical and hard because...
      Oct 23, 2020 @ 3:51pm
      Oct 23, 2020
      user #580322xjridesreportAlter EgoThe downed tree has been completely cleared as...
      Oct 14, 2020 @ 1:37pm
      Oct 14, 2020
      user #2100718jasondeetrailOffsetQuick fun descent
      Oct 13, 2020 @ 3:12pm
      Oct 13, 2020
      user #2100718jasondeetrailCaballeroGreat trail. More fun than red eft for most...
      Oct 12, 2020 @ 4:37am
      Oct 12, 2020
      user #1366035skadelphiustrailPolly's RockIf riding "reverse" (downhill) watch out for...
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 4:57pm
      Oct 10, 2020

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