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  • Icy
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
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  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
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  • One Direction
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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.
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  • 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
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      Popular Trail Networks

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      Dogtown 88 82 27 1
      Harold Parker State Forest 8 83 25
      Willowdale State Forest 42 26 1
      Lynn Woods 7 43 20 3
      Gordon College 20 37 8
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      2,145
      Trails Mountain Bike
      2,060
      Trails E-Bike
      114
      Trails Hike
      2,113
      Trails Trail Running
      2,112
      Trails Horse
      158
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      41
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      44
      Trails Snowmobile
      22
      Trails Snowshoe
      265
      Trails Downhill Ski
      2
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      25
      Trails Nordic Ski
      269
      Total Distance
      775 miles
      Total Descent
      55,617 ft
      Total Vertical
      412 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      414 ft
      Reports
      3,354
      Photos
      1,052
      Ridden Counter
      152,758
      Sub Regions

      Popular Essex County Mountain Biking Trails

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      Tornado
      Willowdale State Forest
      Thunder Road
      Willowdale State Forest
      Rootball
      Harold Parker State Forest
      Nuke Dump
      Willowdale State Forest
      "G" Spot
      Willowdale State Forest
      AAA
      Willowdale State Forest
      Access Road
      Willowdale State Forest
      Bridges
      Willowdale State Forest
      Terry Trail South
      Harold Parker State Forest
      Secret Stash
      Harold Parker State Forest
      Rattle Snake Ridge
      Willowdale State Forest
      A5 Link to Parking
      Harold Parker State Forest
      Indian Ridge Trail
      Willowdale State Forest
      A27 North
      Harold Parker State Forest
      Fiene Weenie a
      Willowdale State Forest

      Essex County Mountain Bike Routes

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      Yellow Diamond Route
      Harold Parker State Forest
      3 miles
      Wicked Ride of the East
      Harold Parker State Forest
      20 miles
      Bay Circuit Trail
      Harold Parker State Forest
      5 miles
      Beverly Commons Blue Loops
      Beverly Commons
      5 miles
      The Whole Willow
      Willowdale State Forest
      16 miles
      Bubble Buddies Route
      Georgetown-Rowley State Forest
      8 miles
      HP/Ward 30 miler
      Harold Parker State Forest
      30 miles
      A Focused Adventure
      Willowdale State Forest
      7 miles
      Intermediate Advanced Harold Parker Loop
      Harold Parker State Forest
      10 miles
      First 20 Miles of the Bay Circuit Trail
      Harold Parker State Forest
      20 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 44 rides
      Yesterday
      • 105 rides
      Past Week
      • 618 rides

      Photos of Essex County Mountain Bike

      trail: A27 to A28
      2 |
      May 8, 2022 @ 1:31pm
      May 8, 2022
      trail: A27 North
      2 |
      May 8, 2022 @ 1:30pm
      May 8, 2022
      trail: A27 to A28
      4 |
      May 8, 2022 @ 1:28pm
      May 8, 2022
      trail: A24 to A25
      13 |
      Apr 20, 2022 @ 2:21pm
      Apr 20, 2022
      trail: Tornado
      150 |
      Jun 13, 2020 @ 3:51pm
      Jun 13, 2020
      trail: Tornado
      220 |
      Jun 13, 2020 @ 3:51pm
      Jun 13, 2020
      trail: Thunder Road
      364 |
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 5:18am
      Aug 16, 2019
      trail: Thunder Road
      457 |
      Jun 10, 2017 @ 7:02am
      Jun 10, 2017

      Videos of Essex County Mountain Bike

      My 1st whip
      37 | Apr 27, 2022
      Friday Fails
      60 | Nov 14, 2021
      lynn woods 7/24/21
      149 | Jul 25, 2021
      lynn woods 7/24/21
      111 | Jul 25, 2021
      lynn woods 7/24/21
      114 | Jul 25, 2021
      rain riding in lynn 7/3/21
      119 | Jul 25, 2021
      Thunder Road Send
      178 | Jun 14, 2021
      Thunder Road
      | Jun 14, 2021

      Current Trail Warnings

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #3019789JeffreywOqrLbaddreportShore Trail
      May 22, 2022 @ 8:03am
      2 hours
      user #1428385orion86addreportSkug Road Trail and 1 more
      May 22, 2022 @ 5:01am
      6 hours
      user #2850081JasonwKs7sJwishlistrouteNEHSCA Willowdale Race Course 2017
      May 22, 2022 @ 4:06am
      6 hours
      user #1071709bigorexiariddentrailF.C.C.
      May 21, 2022 @ 6:54pm
      16 hours
      user #2834645AarongZXmcTaddreportBridges
      May 21, 2022 @ 5:27pm
      17 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2856400Pfinnigan27trailDieselAka route 1
      May 13, 2022 @ 7:32pm
      May 13, 2022
      user #2062694SmonereportAngry NeighborYep
      May 11, 2022 @ 3:17pm
      May 11, 2022
      user #2188109mappermooktrailDownhill DominationThis trail absolutely is a double diamond, by...
      May 10, 2022 @ 6:30pm
      May 10, 2022
      user #2188109mappermooktrailMega RollThis is a legit massive roller with a great...
      May 10, 2022 @ 3:38pm
      May 10, 2022
      user #2188109mappermooktrailPassing GasThis is one of the prototypical double diamond...
      May 10, 2022 @ 3:36pm
      May 10, 2022

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2,060739 miles52,628 ft254 miles410 ft
      9343,3186772,211
      E-Bike11438 miles1,946 ft13 miles289 ft
      12,4698262
      Hike2,113767 miles54,649 ft265 miles413 ft
      793,311163,057
      Trail Running2,112766 miles54,593 ft265 miles413 ft
      73,311183,221
      Horse15855 miles2,047 ft18 miles217 ft
      63229
      Dirtbike/Moto4110 miles663 ft4 miles144 ft
      61413
      ATV/ORV/OHV4410 miles686 ft4 miles144 ft
      61636
      Snowmobile224 miles279 ft2 miles135 ft
      253
      Snowshoe26574 miles4,193 ft25 miles272 ft
      31464223
      Downhill Ski21 mile154 ft4,685 ft112 ft
      2445
      Backcountry Ski254 miles279 ft2 miles135 ft
      2462
      Nordic Ski26989 miles5,243 ft31 miles262 ft
      564326
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