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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
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
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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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      On Trailforks the Eastern Cape is divided into its eight official District Municipalities as sub-region 2's. These are:

      1) Alfred Nzo District
      2) Amathole District
      3) Buffalo City Metropolitan District
      4) Chris Hani District
      5) Joe Gqabi District
      6) Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan District
      7) OR Tambo District
      Cool Sarah Baartman District
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      Region Details
      • 166
      • 1
      • 68
      • 101
      • 22

      Region Status
      Caution as of 3 days

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      385
      Trails Mountain Bike
      361
      Trails E-Bike
      300
      Trails Hike
      366
      Trails Trail Running
      365
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Total Distance
      317 miles
      Total Descent
      39,291 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,555 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,575 ft
      Reports
      440
      Photos
      31
      Ridden Counter
      3,798

      Popular Eastern Cape Province Mountain Biking Trails

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      Killer Downhill
      Baakens Valley
      60MoM Start
      Baakens Valley
      Little Walmer Single Track
      Baakens Valley
      Upper Crossing (Parking lot to 14th)
      Baakens Valley
      The Wall access trail
      Baakens Valley
      The S-Bend
      Baakens Valley
      FT-3
      Baakens Valley
      Gap Jump Trail
      Baakens Valley
      Badminton Hall Park Trail
      Baakens Valley
      NM7
      Baakens Valley
      Switchbacks
      Baakens Valley
      Baakens single track (Target to 9th)
      Baakens Valley
      NM4
      Baakens Valley
      Pumphouse up
      Baakens Valley
      Double Down
      Baakens Valley

      Eastern Cape Province Mountain Bike Routes

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      3Rivers: Oxwagon Pass
      Crossways (3Rivers Trails)
      9 miles
      Emerald Vale: Yellow Route - 5km Route
      Emerald Vale Craft Brewery & MTB Trail Network
      3 miles
      Emerald Vale: Blue Route (9km)
      Emerald Vale Craft Brewery & MTB Trail Network
      6 miles
      Emerald Vale: Red Route (26.5km)
      Emerald Vale Craft Brewery & MTB Trail Network
      16 miles
      3Rivers: Yellow Monkey
      Crossways (3Rivers Trails)
      9 miles
      3Rivers: Red Holstein Route, 28km
      Crossways (3Rivers Trails)
      17 miles
      3Silos: Red Route (20km)
      3Silos MTB Adventure Park
      12 miles
      3Silos: Blue Route (18km)
      3Silos MTB Adventure Park
      11 miles
      3Silos: Yellow Route (10.7km)
      3Silos MTB Adventure Park
      7 miles
      3Rivers: Black Mamba
      Crossways (3Rivers Trails)
      3 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 9 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 18 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 137 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance

      Photos of Eastern Cape Province Mountain Bike

      11 |
      Jun 5, 2020 @ 12:57pm
      Jun 5, 2020
      8 |
      May 24, 2020 @ 3:59pm
      May 24, 2020
      3 |
      May 23, 2020 @ 6:49pm
      May 23, 2020
      8 |
      May 23, 2020 @ 11:37am
      May 23, 2020

      Videos of Eastern Cape Province Mountain Bike

      Trail Series - Baakens Valley / Port...
      1:51 | 57 | Aug 8, 2016

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #2237385ChrisBzaupdatetrailThe Corkscrew and 2 more
      Oct 20, 2020 @ 6:12am
      4 hours
      user #2237385ChrisBzaupdatetrailRailway line Bluegums Farm - Thornhill and 1 more
      Oct 20, 2020 @ 12:41am
      9 hours
      user #2237385ChrisBzacommenttrailThe Corkscrew
      Oct 19, 2020 @ 8:51am
      1 days
      user #2237385ChrisBzaupdatetrailNHT03 and 3 more
      Oct 19, 2020 @ 8:27am
      1 days
      user #1309489WillieJacobszaddtrailNorm-Hudlin Access Road and 1 more
      Oct 19, 2020 @ 8:11am
      1 days

      Recent Comments

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      user #2237385ChrisBzatrailThe CorkscrewR20
      Oct 19, 2020 @ 8:51am
      1 days
      user #2352194gouws69trailThe CorkscrewWhat is the entrance fees. Regards
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 11:28pm
      Aug 12, 2020
      user #2174287Quinn39trailGuinea Fowl Trail Glenhurd SectionAll trees cleared. And bridges replaced
      Aug 2, 2020 @ 5:37am
      Aug 2, 2020
      user #2174465Colin0207reportCrank-it/Spank-itAwesome :-)
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 12:37am
      Jul 6, 2020
      user #2174287Quinn39trailFT-1This trail is one way traffic only. Only to be...
      Jul 4, 2020 @ 7:03am
      Jul 4, 2020

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