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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
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  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
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  • bi-directional trail
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Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
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  • One Direction
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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.
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Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
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  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
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      Popular Trail Networks

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      Los Senderos de Colón 16 11 7 2
      La Angelina 12 12 6 4
      El Iral Bosque Nuboso 1 1
      Adventure Park 4 2
      Rafiki 2 6 1 1
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      Region Details
      • 23
      • 2
      • 44
      • 98
      • 32
      • 10
      • 1

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      235
      Trails Mountain Bike
      232
      Trails E-Bike
      123
      Trails Hike
      230
      Trails Trail Running
      234
      Trails Horse
      22
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      6
      Trails Observed Trials
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      5
      Total Distance
      236 miles
      Total Descent
      67,336 ft
      Total Vertical
      9,138 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,164 ft
      Reports
      962
      Photos
      698
      Ridden Counter
      10,553

      Outside+ Logo Articles

      Details Announced for New Bike Park Opening in Costa Rica - Manhattan Extreme Park
      Jul 23, 2021 from pinkbike.com
      On June 27th, Manhattan Extreme Park opened their doors in Costa Rica.
      Video & Race Report: Mariana Salazar & Roberto Castillo Win Costa Rican Open DH 2020
      Jan 28, 2020 from pinkbike.com
      Pura vida downhill racing.

      Popular Costa Rica Mountain Biking Trails

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      Entrada
      Los Senderos de Colón
      VIP
      Los Senderos de Colón
      D.
      Las Catalinas
      Conector 1
      Los Senderos de Colón
      D.
      Las Catalinas
      Camino a entrada
      Los Senderos de Colón
      C.
      Las Catalinas
      Salida
      Los Senderos de Colón
      D.
      Guanacaste
      Chante Bajo
      Los Senderos de Colón
      A.
      Las Catalinas
      I.
      Las Catalinas
      Recta de Entrada
      La Angelina
      El Chante Alto
      Los Senderos de Colón
      D.
      Las Catalinas

      Costa Rica Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Ruta Azul-Vuelta Larga
      La Angelina
      5 miles
      LC Loop Grande With Guach.
      Las Catalinas
      11 miles
      Short Loop With Guach.
      Las Catalinas
      4 miles
      Angelina 10k
      Cartago
      6 miles
      short loop
      Las Catalinas
      4 miles
      Ruta Morada - Vuelta Intermedia
      La Angelina
      4 miles
      Ruta Verde-Vuelta Primerizos
      La Angelina
      2 miles
      Vuelta Básica (VIP y Chante)
      Los Senderos de Colón
      3 miles
      Ruta Amarilla-Caminata Corta
      La Angelina
      3 miles
      LC Loop Grande
      Las Catalinas
      9 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 1 rides
      Yesterday
      • 17 rides
      Past Week
      • 39 rides

      Photos of Costa Rica Mountain Bike

      trail: C.
      9 |
      May 3, 2022 @ 12:16pm
      May 3, 2022
      trail: B.
      8 |
      May 3, 2022 @ 11:58am
      May 3, 2022
      25 |
      Dec 18, 2021 @ 8:24pm
      Dec 18, 2021
      24 |
      Nov 11, 2021 @ 5:42am
      Nov 11, 2021
      trail: Guatos Alto
      36 |
      Aug 23, 2021 @ 10:28am
      Aug 23, 2021
      20 |
      Aug 11, 2021 @ 8:57am
      Aug 11, 2021
      39 |
      Sep 23, 2017 @ 6:54pm
      Sep 23, 2017
      41 |
      Sep 23, 2017 @ 6:53pm
      Sep 23, 2017

      Videos of Costa Rica Mountain Bike

      Adventure park with dogs.
      trail: Duendes
      4:31 | 16 | Mar 15, 2020
      trail: Conector 3
      2:48 | 67 | Oct 11, 2018
      Final
      trail: Pionero
      0:35 | 41 | Oct 2, 2018
      Provi
      trail: Pionero
      0:17 | 20 | Oct 2, 2018
      Pionero
      trail: Pionero
      1:00 | 16 | Oct 2, 2018
      Bajando con el Doro
      1:00 | 337 | Oct 2, 2018
      Descenso Derecha Derecha
      0:31 | 12 | Oct 2, 2018
      Derecha Derecha.
      0:31 | 9 | Oct 2, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #262852elolskillparkExtreme bike trailsa really extremely great experience. From the...
      Mar 17, 2021 @ 1:15pm
      Mar 17, 2021
      user #2031676kalsingtrailG.Fun and flowy.
      Feb 3, 2021 @ 1:11pm
      Feb 3, 2021
      user #1130404ssmtbracertrailC.The trails are multi use but they are...
      Dec 10, 2020 @ 11:11am
      Dec 10, 2020
      user #1130404ssmtbracertrailC.The trails are multi use but they are...
      Dec 10, 2020 @ 11:10am
      Dec 10, 2020
      user #1060760talon12963trailC.This system is generally constructed as a...
      Dec 10, 2020 @ 10:14am
      Dec 10, 2020

      Bike & Skill Parks

      nametypecityrating
      Adventure Parkbike parkHeredia
      La Angelinabike park
      Los Senderos de Colónbike parkCiudad Colon
      Rain Forest Adventures Costa Rica Pacificbike parkJacó
      Adventure Parkskill parkHeredia

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      Pinkbike Articles

      Jul 23, 2021
      Details Announced for New Bike Park Opening in Costa Rica - Manhattan Extreme Park Details Announced for New Bike Park Opening in Costa Rica - Manhattan Extreme Park
      On June 27th, Manhattan Extreme Park opened their doors in Costa Rica.
      Jul 27, 2018
      Video: Ripping Slick Jungle Trails in Costa Rica With Jeff Kendall-Weed &amp; Surviving the Emergency Room Video: Ripping Slick Jungle Trails in Costa Rica With Jeff Kendall-Weed & Surviving the Emergency Room
      Jeff Kendall-Weed heads to Costa Rica for the first time and is greeted by a strong riding community and slick, slick red dirt.
      Apr 20, 2016
      Trailforks Trail of the Month: El Ciclón Trailforks Trail of the Month: El Ciclón
      This month we venture to Costa Rica to find out more about the Los Senderos de Colón Bike Park and its newest downhill trail, El Ciclón.

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike229222 miles60,938 ft104 miles9,134 ft
      #366589596234,066
      E-Bike12394 miles25,988 ft44 miles8,780 ft
      #34192611509
      Hike229222 miles58,842 ft103 miles8,786 ft
      #3537957172,274
      Trail Running234226 miles60,709 ft106 miles8,786 ft
      #36395715147
      Horse2219 miles5,400 ft11 miles8,579 ft
      #411311
      Dirtbike/Moto612 miles3,274 ft8 miles7,156 ft
      #391299
      Observed Trials25 miles190 ft1 mile630 ft
      #22
      ATV/ORV/OHV510 miles2,497 ft5 miles7,156 ft
      #311294
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      • Admins: castpack
      • #3266 - 24,904 views
      • costa rica activity log | embed map of Costa Rica mountain bike trails | costa rica mountain biking points of interest polygons

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