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  • 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
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
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  • 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
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      Region Details
      • 77
      • 41
      • 210
      • 224
      • 65
      • 11
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 25, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      832
      Trails Mountain Bike
      629
      Trails E-Bike
      77
      Trails Hike
      729
      Trails Trail Running
      726
      Trails Horse
      48
      Trails Dirtbike
      16
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      6
      Trails Snowmobile
      3
      Trails Snowshoe
      71
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      56
      Trails Nordic Ski
      107
      Total Distance
      1,501 mile
      Total Descent
      315,876 ft
      Total Vertical
      6,942 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,050 ft
      Reports
      1,538
      Photos
      1,197
      Ridden Counter
      25,569

      Popular Flathead Valley Mountain Biking Trails

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      Kashmir
      Whitefish Mountain Resort
      The Whitefish Trail / Lookout Trail - Spencer Mountain
      Spencer Mountain
      Otter Pop
      Spencer Mountain
      Beaver Lake Overlook
      The Whitefish Trail
      Lookout Trail
      Spencer Mountain
      Freebird
      Whitefish Mountain Resort
      Maple Syrup
      Spencer Mountain
      The Summit Trail
      Whitefish Mountain Resort
      Reservoir Trail
      The Whitefish Trail
      Runaway Train
      Whitefish Mountain Resort
      Big Gulps, huh?
      Spencer Mountain
      Money
      Whitefish Mountain Resort
      Brown Sugar
      Whitefish Mountain Resort
      GNR
      Whitefish Mountain Resort
      ZZ Top
      Whitefish Mountain Resort

      Flathead Valley Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Herron 15-miler
      Herron Park
      15 miles
      Freehub Magazine: Kashmir
      Whitefish Mountain Resort
      2 miles
      The Whitefish Trail - Woods Lake Overlook
      The Whitefish Trail
      5 miles
      Freehub Magazine: The Whitefish Trail - Woods Lake Loop
      Whitefish Bike Retreat
      3 miles
      Pig Farms
      Pig Farms
      13 miles
      Beaver Lake Trail head to Woods Lake Loop
      Whitefish Bike Retreat
      10 miles
      Alpine Trail 7 Columbia to Strawberry Lake
      River's Edge Park
      24 miles
      Swede Spring Creek Trail to Haines Pass
      Whitefish Mountain Resort
      3 miles
      To Ralph Thayer Memorial Trail TH
      Finger Lake
      6 miles
      10 Lakes Tour short 1
      Ten Lakes Scenic Recreation Area
      10 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 18 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance

      Photos of Flathead Valley Mountain Bike

      trail: Classic Rock
      384 |
      Mar 6, 2017 @ 9:36am
      Mar 6, 2017
      289 |
      Jul 15, 2015 @ 10:33am
      Jul 15, 2015
      102 |
      Jul 1, 2014 @ 12:37pm
      Jul 1, 2014
      trail: Classic Rock
      776 |
      Sep 16, 2013 @ 3:48pm
      Sep 16, 2013

      Videos of Flathead Valley Mountain Bike

      Sending Money at Whitefish!
      trail: Money
      1:46 | 20 | Sep 22, 2020
      RIP Jeffrey
      0:27 | 472 | Apr 20, 2020
      Otter Pop in :60
      trail: Otter Pop
      1:00 | 153 | Apr 8, 2020
      ZZ Top in :60
      trail: ZZ Top
      1:00 | 51 | Apr 8, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Chair 10 Lift
      Whitefish Mountain Resort
      Oct 25, 2020 @ 11:52am
      Oct 25, 2020
      UnknownjeffreyvonkiperClosed for the season for hauling...
      Chair 1 Lift
      Whitefish Mountain Resort
      Oct 25, 2020 @ 11:50am
      Oct 25, 2020
      UnknownjeffreyvonkiperClosed for the season for hauling...

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Standard Peak
      Haskill Basin
      Oct 13, 2020 @ 9:51am
      Oct 13, 2020
      Dryjermartin77Hike Multiple downed trees, Fine for hiking...
      Ralph Thayer Memorial Trail
      Whitefish
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 12:02pm
      Oct 10, 2020
      DryFAMB FAMB Delayed update from FAMB... partnered...
      Beardance
      Kalispell
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 11:58am
      Oct 10, 2020
      VariableFAMB FAMB FAMB has been brushing this trail for the...
      Columbia Mountain back-side #51
      Columbia Falls
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 11:56am
      Oct 10, 2020
      VariableFAMB FAMB On October 1 FAMB partnered with FS to...
      Desert Mountain Downhill
      Columbia Falls
      Oct 9, 2020 @ 7:45am
      Oct 9, 2020
      Drybrushhog1 small tree across trail about a mile...
      Swede Creek
      Whitefish Mountain Resort
      Oct 4, 2020 @ 8:08pm
      Oct 4, 2020
      DryMontanaHannah77Pretty Swede Downhill. Thanks FAMB!
      Kimmerly Basin Road
      Cedar Flats
      Oct 4, 2020 @ 4:36pm
      Oct 4, 2020
      DryAgoodbrooksThe washout has been filled in and there...
      Hog singletrack
      Green Gates
      Sep 19, 2020 @ 3:37pm
      Sep 19, 2020
      DryDoyonjamSome downed trees.
      Pinball Wizard
      Whitefish Mountain Resort
      Sep 14, 2020 @ 9:04am
      Sep 14, 2020
      Drylive-free-mtTrail is very dry but is a much better...
      Brown Sugar
      Whitefish Mountain Resort
      Sep 14, 2020 @ 9:00am
      Sep 14, 2020
      Drylive-free-mtYou can tell this trail has not been...

      Activity Feed

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      user #1305717jeffreyvonkiperupdatetrailRiver's Edge Park Trail
      Oct 30, 2020 @ 3:47pm
      8 hours
      user #1305717jeffreyvonkiperriddentrailRiver's Edge Park Trail and 13 more
      Oct 30, 2020 @ 1:21pm
      11 hours
      user #1305717jeffreyvonkipervotetrailRiver's Edge Park Trail and 2 more
      Oct 30, 2020 @ 12:36pm
      11 hours
      user #1305717jeffreyvonkiperaddtrailRiver's Edge Park Trail and 1 more
      Oct 30, 2020 @ 12:36pm
      11 hours
      user #1305717jeffreyvonkiperupdatetrailRiver's Edge Park and 19 more
      Oct 30, 2020 @ 12:18pm
      12 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1772208Cmeher09trailPF-23Fun!
      Oct 6, 2020 @ 3:47pm
      Oct 6, 2020
      user #1772208Cmeher09trailPF-27Go south to north - otherwise not fun
      Oct 6, 2020 @ 3:42pm
      Oct 6, 2020
      user #1772208Cmeher09trailPF-28Northern end follows barbed wire fence. Use...
      Oct 6, 2020 @ 3:38pm
      Oct 6, 2020
      user #1772208Cmeher09trailPF-7Eastern section not used often. Brushy and not...
      Oct 6, 2020 @ 3:21pm
      Oct 6, 2020
      user #1772208Cmeher09trailPF-17Fun!
      Oct 6, 2020 @ 3:17pm
      Oct 6, 2020
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