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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
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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
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  • < 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
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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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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
      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
      Parking google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 3
      • 10
      • 23
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Sep 26, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      37
      Trails Mountain Bike
      37
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      37
      Trails Trail Running
      37
      Total Distance
      23 miles
      Total Descent
      4,387 ft
      Total Vertical
      872 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,502 ft
      Reports
      615
      Photos
      55
      Ridden Counter
      7,476

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 1 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 44 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance

      Photos of Elm Ridge Wild Forest Mountain Bike

      7 |
      Sep 25, 2020 @ 9:19am
      Sep 25, 2020
      trail: East Gauntlet
      22 |
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 11:42am
      Aug 1, 2020
      trail: Berm-Out
      61 |
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 12:50pm
      Jul 21, 2020
      trail: Berm-Out
      79 |
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 12:50pm
      Jul 21, 2020

      Videos of Elm Ridge Wild Forest Mountain Bike

      Different perspective
      trail: Berm-Out
      0:19 | 169 | Jul 21, 2019
      Tree Gap Jump
      trail: Berm-Out
      0:11 | 378 | Jul 21, 2019
      Elm ridge mountain biking on berm out
      trail: Berm-Out
      12:13 | 165 | Jul 15, 2020 , Windham
      Elm Ridge - Run Noot - North Face - Pelham Rd...
      trail: North Face
      12:07 | 168 | Jun 26, 2020 , Windham

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #611761markhollowayupdatetrailElm Ridge Trail and 3 more
      Oct 12, 2020 @ 8:53am
      Oct 12, 2020
      user #2431543GroovintitowishlisttrailBerm-Out
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 5:04pm
      Oct 10, 2020
      user #2452101rupace120commenttrailWarm Up Loop
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 12:15pm
      Oct 10, 2020
      user #2452101rupace120riddentrailGold Mine and 6 more
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 12:13pm
      Oct 10, 2020
      user #1892996Eckosks86wishlisttrailLower Trail and 2 more
      Oct 8, 2020 @ 6:51am
      Oct 8, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2452101rupace120trailWarm Up LoopGreat for beginners, or if you have been out...
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 12:15pm
      Oct 10, 2020
      user #1658658NamsustrailOuterloops NorthGreat job trail crews cleaning up new rocky...
      Sep 16, 2020 @ 12:12am
      Sep 16, 2020
      user #1658658NamsustrailTwin OaksGreat route to top of elm ridge. Well...
      Sep 16, 2020 @ 12:11am
      Sep 16, 2020
      user #1626347yoimaninjatrailDead End ConnectorPretty sure you're off park property at this...
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 1:12pm
      Jul 21, 2020
      user #1626347yoimaninjatrailEscarpment TrailGood connector trail to the rest of the system...
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 1:04pm
      Jul 21, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      The Windham Path 11.5 km
      Windham Mountain Bike Park 1 4 1 13.9 km
      Tannersville-Hathaway Trail System 1 37.1 km
      Huckleberry Trail Network 48 km
      Round Top Trails 20 27 89.2 km

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