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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
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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
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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
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      Region Details
      • 9
      • 1
      • 24
      • 14

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jul 23, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      49
      Trails Mountain Bike
      51
      Trails Hike
      52
      Trails Trail Running
      51
      Trails Horse
      7
      Total Distance
      117 miles
      Total Descent
      10,217 ft
      Total Vertical
      466 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      638 ft
      Reports
      135
      Photos
      55
      Ridden Counter
      3,112
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Gaithersburg Mountain Bike

      2 |
      Jul 17, 2020 @ 9:36pm
      Jul 17, 2020
      4 |
      Jul 17, 2020 @ 9:36pm
      Jul 17, 2020
      2 |
      Jul 17, 2020 @ 9:36pm
      Jul 17, 2020
      trail: Pepco Trail
      1 |
      Jul 17, 2020 @ 9:35pm
      Jul 17, 2020

      Videos of Gaithersburg Mountain Bike

      Schaeffer Farm Bike Trail - Day 2 (We Lost...
      12:55 | 11 | Jun 6, 2020
      The Boys Are Back - MTB Weekend Getaway (part 1)
      15:07 | 18 | Jun 6, 2020
      Biking Bad - Mountain Biking at Schaeffer...
      11:48 | 68 | Nov 19, 2019
      Biking Bad - Shredding the Schaeffer Farms...
      8:06 | 98 | Sep 16, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Sidewinder Trail
      Jul 23, 2020 @ 2:41pm
      Jul 23, 2020
      IdealCgeorge5555Tree down near the berm switchback
      Blue Trail
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 4:44am
      Jul 21, 2020
      Idealstunnanumma1mint
      Blue Loop
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 4:44am
      Jul 21, 2020
      Idealstunnanumma1mint
      Yellow Loop
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 4:44am
      Jul 21, 2020
      Idealstunnanumma1mint
      Diabase Trail
      Jul 16, 2020 @ 7:40am
      Jul 16, 2020
      Dryleviathan1976
      Yellow Trail
      Jul 16, 2020 @ 7:40am
      Jul 16, 2020
      Dryleviathan1976
      Orange Trail (South)
      Jul 3, 2020 @ 7:24am
      Jul 3, 2020
      IdealChrisjbaltazarNeeds trimming in some places.
      Orange Loop
      Jul 3, 2020 @ 7:24am
      Jul 3, 2020
      IdealChrisjbaltazar
      Green Trail
      Jul 3, 2020 @ 7:24am
      Jul 3, 2020
      IdealChrisjbaltazar
      Greenway Trail
      Jun 27, 2020 @ 2:19pm
      Jun 27, 2020
      DryjohnzoutGreenway section behind ward farm estates...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2269534RoollswishlistskillparkCarson Farm Bike Park
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 8:33pm
      2 days
      user #1784590BoxRacingwishlistskillparkSouth Germantown Bike Park
      Aug 2, 2020 @ 6:28am
      Aug 2, 2020
      user #1784590BoxRacingwishlisttrailSchaeffer White Loop
      Aug 2, 2020 @ 6:21am
      Aug 2, 2020
      user #2260273AquayonexriddentrailSidewinder Trail
      Aug 2, 2020 @ 1:56am
      Aug 2, 2020
      user #1980831Jsanjose12riddentrailSeneca Bluffs Trail
      Jul 30, 2020 @ 5:57pm
      Jul 30, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1340758jdischtrailPepco Trail NorthMostly runs near the power lines under full...
      Jul 19, 2020 @ 3:13pm
      Jul 19, 2020
      user #2277166marcimpalatrailMuddy Branch Stream TrailThis is a fun and generally smooth trail with...
      Jul 7, 2020 @ 9:49am
      Jul 7, 2020
      user #2039355Cesar77trailSidewinder TrailI really enjoyed this trail with lots of...
      Feb 16, 2020 @ 6:48pm
      Feb 16, 2020

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Carson Farm Bike Parkskill parkGaithersburg
      South Germantown Bike Parkskill parkGaithersburg
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