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Trail Flow (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%
  • bi-directional trail
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Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
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  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • 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.
  • mountain biking recent
  • 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
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
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      This area encompasses the greater East Valley of Metro Phoenix including: Hawes, Gold Canyon, San Tan, Usery & Goldfield Mtns.
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      Region Details
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      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      527
      Trails Mountain Bike
      459
      Trails E-Bike
      135
      Trails Hike
      519
      Trails Trail Running
      518
      Trails Horse
      188
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      13
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      13
      Total Distance
      672 miles
      Total Descent
      79,993 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,457 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,703 ft
      Reports
      4,663
      Photos
      2,388
      Ridden Counter
      81,070

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      Arizona's 5 Most Popular Trail Networks According to Trailforks Data
      Oct 19, 2021 from pinkbike.com
      The American Southwest is chock full of bucket list locales, and perhaps no single southwestern state is home to more of them than Arizona.

      Popular Trail Networks

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      Goldfield Mountains 14 51 24 9
      Hawes 22 34 23 5
      Gold Canyon 12 26 16 3
      Usery Mountains 20 9 9 3
      Lost Dutchman State Park 12 8 6
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      Popular East Valley Mountain Biking Trails

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      Jumping Jacks Cut
      Hawes
      L'Alpe d'Huez
      Hawes
      Twisted Sister
      Hawes
      Fenceline
      Hawes
      High Noon
      Hawes
      Bush Hwy. Access
      Hawes
      Goat
      Hawes
      Ridge
      Hawes
      Wild Horse
      Hawes
      Red Mountain Rush
      Hawes
      Lower Hawes
      Hawes
      Upper Ridge
      Hawes
      Secret
      Hawes
      CAP Trail
      Hawes
      Lance's Trail
      Hawes

      East Valley Mountain Bike Routes

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      Queen's Ransom Bikepack
      Queen Creek
      227 miles
      Hawes Sisters
      Hawes
      5 miles
      RMR loop
      Hawes
      9 miles
      Hawes Classic CCW
      Hawes
      8 miles
      Hawes Introduction
      Hawes
      18 miles
      Hawes 10 Mile Loop
      Usery Mountains
      11 miles
      The High Goats on Red Mountain
      Hawes
      15 miles
      West Side RMR
      Hawes
      11 miles
      Lunch Loop #2
      Hawes
      7 miles
      Wild Horse Fun
      Hawes
      10 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 31 rides
      Yesterday
      • 115 rides
      Past Week
      • 642 rides

      Photos of East Valley Mountain Bike

      trail: L'Alpe d'Huez
      106 |
      Jan 14, 2021 @ 10:00am
      Jan 14, 2021
      trail: L'Alpe d'Huez
      99 |
      Jan 5, 2021 @ 8:16am
      Jan 5, 2021
      trail: Lower Hawes
      335 |
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 9:05pm
      Oct 17, 2019
      trail: Saddle
      346 |
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 7:30am
      Oct 13, 2019
      trail: Saddle
      221 |
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 7:27am
      Oct 13, 2019
      trail: Gila Monster
      279 |
      Feb 17, 2019 @ 9:09am
      Feb 17, 2019
      trail: Ridge
      75 |
      Nov 28, 2018 @ 12:00pm
      Nov 28, 2018
      trail: Wild Horse
      345 |
      Mar 3, 2015 @ 11:06am
      Mar 3, 2015

      Videos of East Valley Mountain Bike

      Big sister (New trail) 100% Fun factor
      trail: Big Sister
      185 | Jan 3, 2022
      Second big feature
      | Oct 26, 2021
      First drop into Sunset Ridge
      | Oct 26, 2021
      Red Mtn Rush downhill fun (from the air)
      | Oct 3, 2021
      Over the Bug
      | Apr 27, 2021
      Kids ride over jump line at TRW
      trail: TRW
      109 | Feb 19, 2021
      Kid full sends and over jumps
      trail: Pure O
      414 | Feb 19, 2021
      Desert rolls
      trail: Pure O
      0:07 | | Oct 4, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Boulderdash
      Hawes
      May 15, 2022 @ 5:30am
      May 15, 2022
      Unknownschillingsworth TRAILFORKS Trail construction.
      Admin
      Hawes
      May 3, 2022 @ 3:32pm
      May 3, 2022
      Dryschillingsworth TRAILFORKS 2.0 Scouting

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #25875506D66xzriddentrailStinger Loop West
      May 22, 2022 @ 9:29pm
      14 hours
      user #2851418JtsoneaddreportMoonlight
      May 22, 2022 @ 4:41pm
      19 hours
      user #1110816whardingvotetrailMid Hawes Alt
      May 22, 2022 @ 2:08pm
      21 hours
      user #1110816whardingaddreportMountain Wash Trail and 4 more
      May 22, 2022 @ 2:02pm
      21 hours
      user #3054429DorkDiscoriddenrouteUsery Loop
      May 22, 2022 @ 11:38am
      24 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1305157k-n-i-x-o-ntrailShambalaGarbage trail, should be removed from trail...
      May 20, 2022 @ 8:19pm
      3 days
      user #2346786Rocker757reportCougar09
      May 3, 2022 @ 10:42am
      May 3, 2022
      user #2974519vincela9trailBig SisterAs of May 2022, a new sign at the bottom...
      May 2, 2022 @ 11:56pm
      May 2, 2022
      user #2431678JoshxcX3fZtrailMid HawesI have no idea what any of these comments are...
      Apr 28, 2022 @ 8:59pm
      Apr 28, 2022
      user #2974519vincela9trailTwisted SisterUnlike other nearby black diamonds, this is...
      Apr 18, 2022 @ 11:58am
      Apr 18, 2022

      Local Badges

      National Scenic Trails & Official Routes

      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Chandler BMXskill parkChandler
      Desert Trails Parkskill parkMesa

      Upcoming Local Events

      Local Trail Association

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike459481 miles47,241 ft196 miles4,521 ft
      2,0674,652100119,416
      E-Bike135149 miles9,688 ft59 miles1,168 ft
      23,61141,901
      Hike519670 miles79,623 ft274 miles5,456 ft
      3194,610156,143
      Trail Running518670 miles79,564 ft274 miles5,456 ft
      4,60992,293
      Horse188256 miles23,717 ft101 miles4,564 ft
      1,4434275
      Dirtbike/Moto1339 miles2,211 ft14 miles4,262 ft
      1,16726
      ATV/ORV/OHV1339 miles2,211 ft14 miles4,262 ft
      1,16724
      • By schillingsworth TRAILFORKS & contributors
      • Admins: AZT, chainslapAZ, schillingsworth, jeffgicklhorn, jpmcghee, msmcfate, cemoorelife, Schwinnshralper26
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