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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

LEGEND
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
  • 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
      • 12
      • 3
      • 14
      • 12
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Nov 15, 2019

      Hike Stats

      Global Ranking
      #425
      Trails (view details)
      43
      Trails Mountain Bike
      43
      Trails Hike
      43
      Trails Trail Running
      43
      Total Distance
      26 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      13 miles
      Total Descent
      5,928 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,227 ft
      Reports
      265
      Ridden Counter
      24
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Carlsbad

      trail: Denning Drive
      12 |
      Jul 31, 2019 @ 6:18pm
      Jul 31, 2019
      trail: Denning Drive
      9 |
      Jul 31, 2019 @ 6:18pm
      Jul 31, 2019
      trail: Denning Drive
      8 |
      Jul 31, 2019 @ 6:18pm
      Jul 31, 2019
      15 |
      Jul 1, 2019 @ 1:45pm
      Jul 1, 2019

      Videos of Carlsbad

      6-9-18 Dropdown/Nascar
      3:48 | 342 | Jun 10, 2018
      6/18/16 Nascar
      4:07 | 484 | Jun 18, 2016
      La Costa Switchbacks
      11:33 | 105 | May 20, 2016
      Bryce drop to step up
      0:22 | 81 | Oct 11, 2015

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      N. Copper Creek
      Nov 15, 2019 @ 11:18pm
      Nov 15, 2019
      DrySteelRidge44Mountain Bike For the last few days there has been an...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Switchbacks Connector
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 5:25pm
      Oct 17, 2019
      Very DryMikedant1Mountain Bike
      Copper Creek Raceway East
      Sep 19, 2019 @ 4:32pm
      Sep 19, 2019
      Very DryMikedant1Mountain Bike
      Copper Creek to Water Tower Connector
      Sep 19, 2019 @ 4:32pm
      Sep 19, 2019
      Very DryMikedant1Mountain Bike
      Rancho Summit Drive
      Sep 19, 2019 @ 4:32pm
      Sep 19, 2019
      Very DryMikedant1Mountain Bike
      Rancho Summit Switches
      Sep 19, 2019 @ 4:32pm
      Sep 19, 2019
      Very DryMikedant1Mountain Bike
      S. Copper Creek Connector
      Sep 19, 2019 @ 4:32pm
      Sep 19, 2019
      Very DryMikedant1Mountain Bike
      Lizard Connector
      Sep 19, 2019 @ 4:32pm
      Sep 19, 2019
      Very DryMikedant1Mountain Bike
      Mule Deer
      Sep 19, 2019 @ 4:32pm
      Sep 19, 2019
      Very DryMikedant1Mountain Bike
      Switchbacks
      Sep 19, 2019 @ 4:32pm
      Sep 19, 2019
      Very DryMikedant1Mountain Bike
      Whip Tail
      Sep 19, 2019 @ 4:32pm
      Sep 19, 2019
      Very DryMikedant1Mountain Bike

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1872848SteelRidge44addreportN. Copper Creek
      Nov 15, 2019 @ 11:18pm
      Nov 15, 2019
      user #1918720JackoMtB1riddentrailDrop Down (NASCAR)
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 7:12am
      Nov 12, 2019
      user #1619581DarkwhorsewishlisttrailDenning Drive
      Nov 10, 2019 @ 7:56pm
      Nov 10, 2019
      user #1918720JackoMtB1riddentrailHorned Lizard
      Nov 10, 2019 @ 5:03pm
      Nov 10, 2019
      user #1975424ErikkerrriddentrailFirestation Loop
      Nov 9, 2019 @ 10:45am
      Nov 9, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1968935forrestootrailSwitchbacksThis is a DOWN HILL Track. It used to be an...
      Oct 30, 2019 @ 5:26am
      Oct 30, 2019
      user #667936BhammtbikerreportDrop Down (NASCAR)Thanks man!! ????
      Sep 22, 2019 @ 8:51am
      Sep 22, 2019
      user #1796288jbachelortrailMule DeerI made a very poor decision of trying to climb...
      Aug 9, 2019 @ 8:20pm
      Aug 9, 2019
      user #467205RGonztrailSerpentineBerms are gone but actually kind of fun...
      Jul 1, 2019 @ 9:12am
      Jul 1, 2019
      user #1544968Brad5879trailSerpentineBerms are taken out????
      Jun 29, 2019 @ 11:14am
      Jun 29, 2019
      • By luvdabeach44 & contributors
      • Admins: SDMBA
      • #14485 - 2,335 views

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