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  • 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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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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Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • 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
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of Sep 13, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      11
      Trails Mountain Bike
      11
      Trails E-Bike
      6
      Trails Hike
      6
      Trails Trail Running
      6
      Total Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent
      1,033 ft
      Total Vertical
      419 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,371 ft
      Reports
      63
      Photos
      32
      Ridden Counter
      1,520

      Photos of Government Peak Recreation Area Mountain Bike Trails Mountain Bike

      3 |
      Aug 14, 2021 @ 9:05pm
      Aug 14, 2021
      4 |
      Aug 14, 2021 @ 9:05pm
      Aug 14, 2021
      47 |
      Sep 30, 2020 @ 7:19pm
      Sep 30, 2020
      trail: Larkspur
      39 |
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 6:12pm
      Aug 3, 2020
      15 |
      Jul 24, 2020 @ 12:37am
      Jul 24, 2020
      trail: Larkspur
      38 |
      Jul 24, 2020 @ 12:36am
      Jul 24, 2020
      36 |
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 10:41pm
      Nov 12, 2019
      62 |
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 10:41pm
      Nov 12, 2019

      Videos of Government Peak Recreation Area Mountain Bike Trails Mountain Bike

      The Devils Club (Government Peak)
      trail: Larkspur
      1:28 | 191 | Aug 4, 2019
      GPRA fun! Fireweed descent!
      trail: Jump Trail
      6:41 | 528 | Jun 15, 2019 , Palmer
      Monks Hood descent! GPRA. Alaska is amazing!
      2:35 | 386 | Jun 15, 2019 , Palmer

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1755804AK-BikingaddreportGovernment Peak Connector Trail and 8 more
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 11:05pm
      Sep 14, 2021
      user #2165913SueSkiaddphoto in My City and 1 more
      Aug 14, 2021 @ 9:05pm
      Aug 14, 2021
      user #1832542bnefferaddreportGovernment Peak Connector Trail and 2 more
      Jul 19, 2021 @ 8:40am
      Jul 19, 2021
      user #2226912FirstgradeninjariddentrailFireweed
      Jul 11, 2021 @ 9:08pm
      Jul 11, 2021
      user #1403831Tylerhughes90riddentrailFiddlehead and 2 more
      Jul 1, 2021 @ 1:00am
      Jul 1, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1552436gbacon13trailLarkspurTrail is named Larkspur, not Devil’s Club
      Jul 9, 2020 @ 1:16pm
      Jul 9, 2020
      user #2242960TrecsreportConnector TrailDry
      Jul 4, 2020 @ 9:07pm
      Jul 4, 2020
      user #1833015AdamagostireportMonk's HoodThey weed whacked all off fireweed and...
      Jun 29, 2019 @ 8:43am
      Jun 29, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Moose Range 1 14.7 km
      Palmer Bike Park 4 6 19.4 km
      Matanuska Greenbelt Trails 12 21 69.9 km
      Eklunta, Inc. Trails19.1 km
      Mirror Lake 5 13 319.4 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike117 miles1,033 ft3 miles420 ft
      #4,421#1,96132633782
      E-Bike66 miles814 ft3 miles420 ft
      439
      Hike65 miles525 ft2 miles407 ft
      #6,159#2,8445525
      Trail Running65 miles525 ft2 miles407 ft
      #6,163#2,840556
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