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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
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
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • 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
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      The Watershed is a treasured jewel to area mountain bikers. It has has fantastic riding opportunities but like Gambrill the trails are rocky and technical. Due to advanced terrain and unmarked, the Watershed is a poor choice for beginners.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
      Parking google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 7
      • 5
      • 36
      • 15
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of Aug 2, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      65
      Trails Mountain Bike
      66
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      59
      Trails Trail Running
      59
      Total Distance
      63 miles
      Total Descent
      15,376 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,089 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,861 ft
      Reports
      410
      Photos
      81
      Ridden Counter
      5,414

      Photos of Frederick Watershed Mountain Bike

      16 |
      Jul 23, 2020 @ 11:38am
      Jul 23, 2020
      22 |
      Jul 20, 2020 @ 8:36pm
      Jul 20, 2020
      trail: Huggy Bear
      42 |
      Jun 19, 2020 @ 5:17pm
      Jun 19, 2020
      trail: Huggy Bear
      30 |
      Jun 19, 2020 @ 5:17pm
      Jun 19, 2020

      Videos of Frederick Watershed Mountain Bike

      Lawnmower gully washout
      trail: Lawnmower
      0:12 | 75 | Jun 14, 2020
      Drops Sector first try
      0:13 | 93 | Jun 14, 2020
      Big boy crash
      trail: Creampie
      0:13 | 584 | Feb 16, 2020
      Frederick Watershed Freeride Area
      0:13 | 306 | Nov 13, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1434898RaunchLaunchwishlisttrailCreampie and 2 more
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 7:10pm
      18 hours
      user #1530024joemtberriddentrailAlbatross and 37 more
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 10:55am
      2 days
      user #1890491MayitoriddentrailA-Line and 10 more
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 10:49am
      Aug 3, 2020
      user #2208802arnillzriddentrailBlue Balls
      Aug 2, 2020 @ 3:23pm
      Aug 2, 2020
      user #1390977stunnanumma1addreportMonarch Trail
      Aug 2, 2020 @ 1:15pm
      Aug 2, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1668574SqueakyWheel73trailF2/New BergF2 is a classic watershed trail. Its...
      Jul 9, 2020 @ 6:05am
      Jul 9, 2020
      user #1087570jahdroptrailRocky-Stream Bed TrailSick sick downhill that goes on forever. Find...
      Jun 27, 2020 @ 9:38pm
      Jun 27, 2020
      user #2118188WarHawkMedicreportVolkswagonsorry for the multiple..
      Jun 14, 2020 @ 3:19am
      Jun 14, 2020
      user #2151631smoayeditrailAlbatrossDon’t waste your time, unless you are gonna...
      Jun 6, 2020 @ 2:33pm
      Jun 6, 2020
      user #2168063CureckleyreportLawnmowerA Sat too
      May 29, 2020 @ 1:30pm
      May 29, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Gambrill State Park 8 4 23.5 km
      Greenbrier State Park 1 4 17.6 km
      Emmitsburg Watershed Trail System 2 2 313.7 km
      Rivers Edge Park15.5 km
      Little Bennett Regional Park 11 719.5 km

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