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      The Elm Ridge trail system is a network of biking and hiking trails located in the town of Windham on the northern boundary of the Catskill Park. The miles and miles of scenic trails offers a little something for everyone with trails for everybody from the seasoned mountain bikers, to the green novices just getting started. The FUN Loop on Elm Ridge, offers a great experience for beginner to intermediate mountain bikers.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: State Forest
      Elm Ridge Parking Area google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 8
      • 19
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jun 17, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      30
      Trails Mountain Bike
      30
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      30
      Trails Trail Running
      30
      Trails Nordic Ski
      17
      Total Distance
      22 miles
      Total Descent
      3,130 ft
      Total Vertical
      752 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,445 ft
      Reports
      998
      Photos
      165
      Ridden Counter
      12,285

      Photos of Elm Ridge Wild Forest Mountain Bike

      trail: Levitate
      41 |
      Aug 6, 2023 @ 5:52pm
      Aug 6, 2023
      trail: Levitate
      108 |
      Apr 27, 2021 @ 11:14am
      Apr 27, 2021
      trail: Levitate
      116 |
      Jan 28, 2021 @ 7:41am
      Jan 28, 2021
      trail: Berm-Out
      181 |
      Jan 28, 2021 @ 7:40am
      Jan 28, 2021
      trail: Gold Mine
      159 |
      Jan 28, 2021 @ 7:39am
      Jan 28, 2021
      106 |
      Sep 25, 2020 @ 9:19am
      Sep 25, 2020
      trail: East Gauntlet
      119 |
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 11:42am
      Aug 1, 2020
      trail: Berm-Out
      298 |
      Jun 30, 2018 @ 1:34pm
      Jun 30, 2018

      Videos of Elm Ridge Wild Forest Mountain Bike

      Different perspective
      trail: Berm-Out
      0:19 | 239 | Jul 21, 2019
      Tree Gap Jump
      trail: Berm-Out
      0:11 | 527 | Jul 21, 2019
      Mountain Biking Elm Ridge | Run Noot To...

      8:36 | 47 | Oct 7, 2023
      Elm Ridge Wild Forest in Windham NY
      trail: Run Noot
      22:56 | 480 | Jun 14, 2021 , Windham
      Is a $1,600 Giant Stance 3 Good Enough For...
      trail: Gold Mine
      9:26 | 186 | Jun 14, 2021 , Windham
      Elm ridge mountain biking on berm out
      trail: Berm-Out
      12:13 | 822 | Jul 15, 2020 , Windham
      Elm Ridge - Run Noot - North Face - Pelham Rd...
      trail: North Face
      12:07 | 852 | Jun 26, 2020 , Windham
      youtuber Elm Ridge - Run Noot - North Face - Pelham Rd...
      trail: Run Noot
      12:07 | 431 | Jun 26, 2020 , Windham

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Lollipop
      Jun 17, 2024 @ 3:02am
      Jun 17, 2024
      IdealRobincbDBfiWatch out for the bridge over the huge log.

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Run Noot
      Jun 17, 2024 @ 3:02am
      Jun 17, 2024
      IdealGreat trail.RobincbDBfi
      Warm Up Loop
      Jun 17, 2024 @ 3:02am
      Jun 17, 2024
      DryPerfectRobincbDBfi
      Outerloops South
      Jun 11, 2024 @ 1:08pm
      Jun 11, 2024
      Dry Overhanging tree limbsmaggio13
      Outerloops North
      May 2, 2024 @ 1:41pm
      May 2, 2024
      IdealGnarmania
      Levitate
      May 2, 2024 @ 1:41pm
      May 2, 2024
      DryStill a lot of leaf coverage.Gnarmania
      West Gauntlet Trail
      May 2, 2024 @ 1:41pm
      May 2, 2024
      IdealLeaf coveredGnarmania
      East Gauntlet
      May 2, 2024 @ 1:41pm
      May 2, 2024
      IdealGnarmania
      North Face
      Apr 29, 2024 @ 8:56am
      Apr 29, 2024
      IdealYabba-dabba-doweykamp FCTPT
      Mid Mountain Trail
      Apr 29, 2024 @ 8:56am
      Apr 29, 2024
      VariableMessy but goodweykamp FCTPT
      Twin Oaks
      Apr 29, 2024 @ 8:56am
      Apr 29, 2024
      VariableMessyweykamp FCTPT

      Activity Feed

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      RobincbDBfiaddreportactivity #54299770 and 2 more
      Jun 17, 2024 @ 5:05pm
      Jun 17, 2024
      rkstarwishlistrouteactivity #54123747
      Jun 14, 2024 @ 11:30am
      Jun 14, 2024
      smaggio13addreportactivity #53982962
      Jun 11, 2024 @ 1:08pm
      Jun 11, 2024
      DarthBrookswishlistrouteactivity #53768511
      Jun 7, 2024 @ 11:24am
      Jun 7, 2024
      DarthBrookswishlisttrailactivity #53768023
      Jun 7, 2024 @ 11:13am
      Jun 7, 2024

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      davrob76trailLevitateTree down
      Mar 3, 2024 @ 8:42am
      Mar 3, 2024
      Apestesi87reportBerm-OutWas not dry, not sure why it's showing that. I...
      Feb 26, 2024 @ 4:16pm
      Feb 26, 2024
      CTYankeereportWest Gauntlet TrailTree has been cleared
      Apr 12, 2023 @ 4:10am
      Apr 12, 2023
      GnarmaniatrailNorth FaceTrails are super dry
      May 10, 2022 @ 5:40pm
      May 10, 2022
      H2o1199trailNorth FaceDoes anyone know how these trails are drying out?
      Mar 31, 2022 @ 9:43am
      Mar 31, 2022

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike3022 miles3,130 ft11 miles751 ft
      #816#43016599064,246
      E-Bike14,820 ft322 ft79 ft
      #862849184
      Hike3022 miles3,130 ft11 miles751 ft
      #576#363990118
      Trail Running3022 miles3,130 ft11 miles751 ft
      #580#36299043
      Nordic Ski1713 miles2,051 ft8 miles666 ft
      #18#1613
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      • Admins: ERTA, WARF
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