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  • hiking (1 year)
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      The Carmel mountain range is one of the first spots in Israel to support mountain biking on singletrack, since the early 2000's. Most trails are unofficial but very popular. Trails vary between XC to short enduro tracks, rocky, short and lots of fun
      Main spots are Ofer forest and the surrounding of the Haifa University.
      AKA: כרמל
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Region Details
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      137
      Trails Mountain Bike
      131
      Trails E-Bike
      127
      Trails Hike
      133
      Trails Trail Running
      131
      Trails Horse
      1
      Total Distance
      135 miles
      Total Descent
      31,458 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,647 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,710 ft
      Reports
      1,407
      Photos
      27
      Ridden Counter
      8,472

      Popular Carmel Mountain Mountain Biking Trails

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      Dushbag
      Ofer Forest
      Burial Cave
      Ofer Forest
      Rabbit - Upper
      Ofer Forest
      Forest Road
      Ofer Forest
      Bathroom
      Ofer Forest
      Gozemet
      Ofer Forest
      Ridge line
      Ofer Forest
      Ridge line
      Ofer Forest
      Skulls
      Ofer Forest
      Ridge line
      Ofer Forest
      Rabbit - Lower
      Ofer Forest
      Ridge line
      Ofer Forest
      Berms
      Ofer Forest
      Ridge line
      Ofer Forest
      Ridge line
      Ofer Forest

      Carmel Mountain Mountain Bike Routes

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      Ridge line loop
      Ofer Forest
      13 miles
      Carmel Coast - Complete Loop
      24 miles
      The Spur (New Ofer)
      Ofer Forest
      13 miles
      Kerem Maharal Loop
      Ofer Forest
      9 miles
      Furadis Loop
      Ofer Forest
      8 miles
      ליגת אינדורו - יער עופר race
      Ofer Forest
      10 miles
      14 mile Ofer Forest Ridepopular ridelog14 miles
      27 mile Ofer Forest Ridepopular ridelog27 miles
      13 mile Ofer Forest Ridepopular ridelog13 miles
      11 mile Ofer Forest Ridepopular ridelog11 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 8 rides
      Past Week
      • 43 rides

      Photos of Carmel Mountain Mountain Bike

      trail: Goat Hill
      10 |
      Nov 6, 2021 @ 4:48am
      Nov 6, 2021
      29 |
      Feb 26, 2021 @ 10:42am
      Feb 26, 2021
      trail: Shokef
      32 |
      May 25, 2020 @ 3:00pm
      May 25, 2020
      trail: Shokef
      25 |
      May 25, 2020 @ 3:00pm
      May 25, 2020
      trail: Shokef
      25 |
      May 25, 2020 @ 3:00pm
      May 25, 2020
      trail: Shokef
      43 |
      May 25, 2020 @ 3:00pm
      May 25, 2020
      27 |
      Apr 7, 2020 @ 1:08am
      Apr 7, 2020
      trail: Shfeia DH
      1,453 |
      Dec 20, 2015 @ 4:39am
      Dec 20, 2015
      | 2 comments

      Videos of Carmel Mountain Mountain Bike

      7:28 | 57 | Apr 7, 2019
      Yagur
      3:12 | 274 | Feb 29, 2016
      MTB Ride With friends in Ofer Forest Israel
      trail: Gozemet
      4:24 | 106 | Nov 9, 2015
      Ofer Forest is so green

      3:36 | 154 | Dec 6, 2014
      ROBUSTA Prototype test ride

      2:06 | 429 | Jun 27, 2014
      Over The Bars at the Ofer Forest Race Trail

      2:08 | 352 | Apr 25, 2014
      Passover @ Ofer Forest.

      3:57 | 157 | Apr 15, 2014
      david rock garden
      0:17 | 283 | Jul 25, 2012

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Bat Shlomo
      Carmel Mountain
      Nov 4, 2021 @ 10:27pm
      Nov 4, 2021
      Very DryRanMtbבערך חצי מהמסלול ברמת...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #802603ziv-bikeawayupdatetrailCarmel Scenic Route
      Dec 2, 2021 @ 8:00am
      2 days
      user #2507697seyalriddentrailShokef
      Nov 20, 2021 @ 11:30pm
      Nov 20, 2021
      user #2899177RanMtbaddreportCarmel Coast - Zeitim to Fureidis and 6 more
      Nov 14, 2021 @ 8:37am
      Nov 14, 2021
      user #2616684Bigben80riddentrailNahal Kelah
      Nov 11, 2021 @ 3:36am
      Nov 11, 2021
      user #2899177RanMtbaddreportForest Road and 9 more
      Nov 9, 2021 @ 6:32am
      Nov 9, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2259074dpellegreportTreasure IslandSurface mud: sticky soil, slippy roots
      Nov 6, 2020 @ 6:27am
      Nov 6, 2020
      user #1188194bernicenreportStepup DescentHello! I'm in Pardes Hanna for a week and am...
      Jan 21, 2020 @ 9:19am
      Jan 21, 2020
      user #223241eyalbreportNahal Kelahwet but ridable
      Jan 17, 2019 @ 4:11am
      Jan 17, 2019
      user #802603ziv-bikeawayreportYagur DescenderRed trails are not for beginners !!!
      Sep 5, 2018 @ 9:33am
      Sep 5, 2018
      user #1428090tomer504trailNahal Kelahמסלול מעולה, נוף מדהים
      Oct 28, 2017 @ 10:22am
      Oct 28, 2017

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Haifa Pump trackskill parkHaifa

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike131128 miles27,877 ft65 miles1,647 ft
      261,40768,363
      E-Bike127112 miles25,148 ft57 miles1,647 ft
      1,3682734
      Hike133134 miles30,719 ft68 miles1,647 ft
      11,379172
      Trail Running131132 miles29,797 ft66 miles1,627 ft
      1,3798
      Horse13,829 ft433 ft3,399 ft430 ft
      128
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