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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
Contribute Details
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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      Price for daily trails pass is $8 single, $10 Family
      Lift Ticket Prices:
      -$8 Single Ride
      -$29 All Day.
      -$8 day use fee for the cross-country trails.
      *Season Passes Available.
      FatBiking is available in the winter on a select group of trails which are groomed singletrack. Nordic Ski Trails are CLOSED to fat biking.
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      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Jun 1, 2021
      Day Ticket
      $29 USD
      Uplift Type
      Chair Lift
      Season start
      May 29
      Season end
      Sep 26

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      32
      Trails Mountain Bike
      32
      Trails E-Bike
      8
      Trails Hike
      2
      Trails Trail Running
      3
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Total Distance
      16 miles
      Total Descent
      2,386 ft
      Total Vertical
      255 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,637 ft
      Reports
      224
      Photos
      7
      Ridden Counter
      2,590

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 5 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 20 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance

      Photos of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area Mountain Bike

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      trail: Buckhorn
      10 |
      Feb 27, 2021 @ 3:34pm
      Feb 27, 2021
      100 |
      Jun 18, 2020 @ 2:14pm
      Jun 18, 2020
      trail: Kappel's Loop
      50 |
      Jun 5, 2020 @ 8:22am
      Jun 5, 2020
      trail: A1
      52 |
      Jun 2, 2020 @ 3:07pm
      Jun 2, 2020
      trail: Swayze Train
      222 |
      May 15, 2018 @ 4:25pm
      May 15, 2018
      trail: Mustard Tiger
      295 |
      May 15, 2018 @ 4:22pm
      May 15, 2018
      trail: Peek-A-Boo
      176 |
      May 15, 2018 @ 4:20pm
      May 15, 2018

      Videos of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area Mountain Bike

      Backflip Fail
      0:04 | 721 | Jan 11, 2017
      Detroit Mountain - Taproom
      trail: Taproom
      534 | Dec 15, 2016 , Detroit Lakes
      Detroit Mountain - Twisted Sister | October 2016
      546 | Dec 11, 2016 , Detroit Lakes
      Detroit Mountain - Mustard Tiger | October 2016
      511 | Dec 11, 2016 , Detroit Lakes

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2233562Ajohnson9-8riddentrailMustard Tiger and 3 more
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 9:33pm
      1 day
      user #1529246detroitmountainaddreportEZ-Ryder and 2 more
      Jun 1, 2021 @ 1:52pm
      Jun 1, 2021
      user #1597018leegenesriddentrailTwisted Sister and 6 more
      May 30, 2021 @ 7:04am
      May 30, 2021
      user #1456966calgoldaddreportBuckhorn and 7 more
      May 23, 2021 @ 7:25pm
      May 23, 2021
      user #1456966calgoldaddreportBuckhorn and 7 more
      May 12, 2021 @ 7:29pm
      May 12, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2179992klidbergtrailMore CowbellIf you take East Shore, watch out for the...
      Jul 11, 2020 @ 10:21am
      Jul 11, 2020
      user #1445693DeadThronetrailBuck WyldeThe only DH trail worth riding at Detroit...
      Sep 11, 2019 @ 8:11am
      Sep 11, 2019
      user #1445693DeadThronetrailMustard TigerHonestly a pretty disappointing trail. The...
      Aug 27, 2018 @ 9:54am
      Aug 27, 2018
      user #1376549Larson37xtrailTaproomLots of flow and lots of fun!
      Aug 7, 2017 @ 3:04am
      Aug 7, 2017

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Mountainview Recreational Park 11.1 km
      Maplelag Resort 6 14 313.7 km
      Ferber Park 2 136.7 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike3216 miles2,385 ft7 miles256 ft
      #1,803#943722411,233
      E-Bike88 miles932 ft3 miles233 ft
      199
      Hike24,967 ft30 ft676 ft141 ft
      #4,710#2,3102133
      Trail Running32 miles335 ft4,245 ft184 ft
      #4,180#2,057213
      Snowshoe12,585 ft30 ft676 ft23 ft
      4
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