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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
      Maryland’s portion of the Washington metropolitan area consists of Frederick, Montgomery, and Prince George’s counties.
      AKA: DC Metro
      Region Details
      • 16
      • 3
      • 55
      • 35
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of 2 days ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      113
      Trails Mountain Bike
      112
      Trails Hike
      114
      Trails Trail Running
      113
      Total Distance
      115 miles
      Total Descent
      14,939 ft
      Total Vertical
      712 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      720 ft
      Reports
      223
      Photos
      50
      Ridden Counter
      3,962

      Photos of Capitol Mountain Bike

      9 |
      Sep 26, 2019 @ 10:50am
      Sep 26, 2019
      28 |
      Sep 16, 2019 @ 6:14am
      Sep 16, 2019
      19 |
      Sep 14, 2019 @ 10:37am
      Sep 14, 2019
      25 |
      Sep 6, 2019 @ 6:09pm
      Sep 6, 2019

      Videos of Capitol Mountain Bike

      1:36 | 104 | Jul 7, 2017
      Cabin John Trail W/ Miller and Mike
      trail: Cabin John
      14:53 | 112 | Sep 6, 2016
      dh 3/18/12
      trail: DH 3
      5:27 | 170 | Mar 18, 2012
      Biking Bad - Shredding the Schaeffer Farms...
      8:06 | 17 | Sep 16, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      4H4
      Clarksburg
      Sep 20, 2019 @ 9:19am
      Sep 20, 2019
      DryWVRocketBike Trail is not fully done but I got a bit...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1957625Dylan-auvilwishlisttrailBridgeport Trail
      Oct 16, 2019 @ 7:56am
      7 hours
      user #121189subgdubbaddreportHousley Loop (Annapolis Waterworks Trail)
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 5:32pm
      2 days
      user #1917239Markh14addreportPepco Trail North
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 8:46am
      2 days
      user #1531221johnmetzaddreportMuddy Branch Stream Trail and 4 more
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 7:51am
      2 days
      user #1531221johnmetzaddreportDiabase Trail and 6 more
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 7:51am
      2 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1923654Wolfman1496trailTen Mile Creek TrailGreat beginner trail ! Love riding this nice...
      Sep 21, 2019 @ 12:25am
      Sep 21, 2019
      user #736662avatar4281trailTobacco BarnThis trail no longer exists, it was turned...
      Aug 26, 2019 @ 1:27pm
      Aug 26, 2019
      user #121189subgdubbtrailSilopanna Loop (Annapolis Waterworks Trail)Best ridden clockwise
      Jul 27, 2019 @ 5:58pm
      Jul 27, 2019
      user #1713935mattx2trailCabin John Campground LoopThis section is actually the 495 Loop
      Jun 4, 2019 @ 11:37am
      Jun 4, 2019
      user #1247375MooseTendertrailCabin JohnMore trails are being added north of Tuckerman...
      Nov 30, 2016 @ 3:45am
      Nov 30, 2016

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