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  • 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
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  • 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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Activity Recordings
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.
Trails Deemphasized
Trails are shown in grey.
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      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
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      902
      Trails Mountain Bike
      825
      Trails E-Bike
      714
      Trails Hike
      892
      Trails Trail Running
      892
      Trails Horse
      45
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      40
      Trails Observed Trials
      37
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      41
      Total Distance
      1,769 mile
      Total Descent
      192,823 ft
      Total Vertical
      9,023 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,023 ft
      Reports
      986
      Photos
      191
      Ridden Counter
      10,720
      Sub Regions

      Popular Eastern Cape Province Mountain Biking Trails

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      CVF 005
      Crossways (3Rivers Trails)
      Little Walmer Single Track
      Baakens Valley
      60MoM Start
      Baakens Valley
      Puttergill Lane
      Crossways (3Rivers Trails)
      Killer Downhill
      Baakens Valley
      ST 002
      Crossways (3Rivers Trails)
      Upper Crossing (Parking lot to 14th)
      Baakens Valley
      FT4
      Baakens Valley
      The Wall access trail
      Baakens Valley
      FT-3
      Baakens Valley
      BV 001
      Baakens Valley
      Badminton Hall Park Trail
      Baakens Valley
      The S-Bend
      Baakens Valley
      FT-2
      Baakens Valley
      CVF 006
      Crossways (3Rivers Trails)

      Eastern Cape Province Mountain Bike Routes

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      Hayterdale Mountain Bike Red Route, 25Km
      Hayterdale Trails
      15 miles
      3Rivers: Oxwagon Pass
      Crossways (3Rivers Trails)
      9 miles
      Hayterdale Mountain Bike Blue Route, 10Km
      Hayterdale Trails
      6 miles
      Hayterdale Mountain Bike Green Route, 10Km
      Hayterdale Trails
      7 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: Black Porcupine Route, 60km
      Crossways (3Rivers Trails)
      35 miles
      3Silos: Red Route (20km)
      3Silos MTB Adventure Park
      12 miles
      3Silos: Blue Route (18km)
      3Silos MTB Adventure Park
      11 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 16 rides
      Yesterday
      • 18 rides
      Past Week
      • 139 rides

      Photos of Eastern Cape Province Mountain Bike

      0 |
      Oct 12, 2021 @ 4:22am
      Oct 12, 2021
      0 |
      Oct 12, 2021 @ 4:21am
      Oct 12, 2021
      31 |
      Nov 27, 2020 @ 10:44am
      Nov 27, 2020
      18 |
      Nov 12, 2020 @ 7:58am
      Nov 12, 2020
      27 |
      Jun 5, 2020 @ 12:57pm
      Jun 5, 2020
      19 |
      May 24, 2020 @ 3:59pm
      May 24, 2020
      14 |
      May 23, 2020 @ 6:49pm
      May 23, 2020
      20 |
      May 23, 2020 @ 11:37am
      May 23, 2020

      Videos of Eastern Cape Province Mountain Bike

      Trail Series - Baakens Valley / Port...
      1:51 | 78 | Aug 8, 2016
      3 Rivers Trails (Red Trail) | Eastern Cape,...

      10:50 | 42 | May 18, 2021
      MTB Ocean Adventure | Cape St. Francis, PE,...

      9:31 | 21 | May 18, 2021
      Misty Mountain Orange Trail | Tsitsikamma,...

      6:23 | 20 | May 18, 2021
      Hogsback South Africa, A Very Special Mountain...

      5:31 | 246 | Nov 26, 2020
      youtuber MTB JIBBING is so HOT right now | Boosting...

      10:51 | 82 | Nov 26, 2020
      youtuber Riding Wet Roots & Steep MOUNTAIN BIKE...

      13:09 | 83 | Nov 26, 2020
      Hayterdale DH helmet cam
      3:33 | 67 | Nov 11, 2020 , Zuurberg

      Current Trail Warnings

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      3Silos 001
      3Silos MTB Adventure Park
      Oct 1, 2021 @ 11:20pm
      Oct 1, 2021
      IdealminkelsE-Bike Tree fall blocking route

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #2223206fanievbaddreportGive it Clappers and 3 more
      Oct 19, 2021 @ 5:15am
      18 hours
      user #2037547minkelsaddreportToboshane 001 and 1 more
      Oct 18, 2021 @ 12:45am
      2 days
      user #2037547minkelsaddreportGifslang
      Oct 18, 2021 @ 12:45am
      2 days
      user #2223206fanievbaddreportY then down and 10 more
      Oct 17, 2021 @ 10:45pm
      2 days
      user #2174215TanyaJacksonaddreportHT: TMH Trail 5 and 1 more
      Oct 17, 2021 @ 10:15pm
      2 days

      Recent Comments

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      user #2037547minkelstrailPontReturn
      Sep 27, 2021 @ 12:33am
      Sep 27, 2021
      user #2037547minkelstrailPontR10.00 per bike
      Sep 13, 2021 @ 2:38am
      Sep 13, 2021
      user #2174287Quinn39trailLittle Walmer Single Track DropThat piece of trail is very dangerous
      Sep 2, 2021 @ 1:18pm
      Sep 2, 2021
      user #2233061craig3riversreportCool RunningsHi, I see you reported a minor issue. Can I...
      Jul 4, 2021 @ 7:58am
      Jul 4, 2021
      user #1787931dcahsingreportPV 012Motor cross trails
      Nov 7, 2020 @ 8:39pm
      Nov 7, 2020

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike8241,584 mile159,672 ft745 miles8,809 ft
      1839865814,833
      E-Bike7141,396 mile135,531 ft666 miles8,809 ft
      94442517
      Hike8921,725 mile185,643 ft799 miles9,022 ft
      898030595
      Trail Running8921,713 mile183,350 ft793 miles9,022 ft
      98029663
      Horse45273 miles19,117 ft122 miles8,789 ft
      16
      Dirtbike/Moto40227 miles15,682 ft105 miles6,480 ft
      14
      Observed Trials37220 miles15,154 ft102 miles5,981 ft
      21
      ATV/ORV/OHV41233 miles17,516 ft108 miles6,480 ft
      14
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