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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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

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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
  • 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
      • 15
      • 4
      • 29
      • 41
      • 5

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 17, 2019
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      MCMBA
      (site.mcmba.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      94
      Trails Mountain Bike
      94
      Trails Hike
      94
      Trails Trail Running
      94
      Total Distance
      160 miles
      Total Descent
      13,487 ft
      Total Vertical
      544 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,130 ft
      Reports
      322
      Photos
      84
      Ridden Counter
      6,504

      Popular Greater Detroit Mountain Biking Trails

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      Blue Loop (Seg 2)
      Island Lake Recreation Area
      Yellow Loop
      Island Lake Recreation Area
      Maybury Trail
      Maybury State Park
      The Crater
      Lakeshore Park
      Limey's Loop
      Lakeshore Park
      Expert Loop
      Lakeshore Park
      Flack Attack
      Lakeshore Park
      Swamp Loop
      Lakeshore Park
      754 Loop
      Lakeshore Park
      Frog's Pass
      Lakeshore Park
      Lost Loop
      Lakeshore Park
      Maru's Way
      Lakeshore Park
      Loki's Loop
      Lakeshore Park
      Star Wars
      Lakeshore Park
      Torn Shirt Trail
      Brighton Recreation Area

      Greater Detroit Mountain Bike Routes

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      Highland Hard Route
      Highland Recreation Area
      13 miles
      Highland Intermediate Route
      Highland Recreation Area
      8 miles
      Gravel Gravity Minus VA
      Milford Trail
      30 miles
      15 mile Island Lake State Park Ridepopular ridelog15 miles
      19 mile Brighton Recreation Area Cross-country Ridepopular ridelog19 miles
      5 mile Hickory Glen Park Ridepopular ridelog5 miles
      13 mile Brighton Recreation Area Cross-country Ridepopular ridelog13 miles
      9 mile Lakeshore Park All-Mountain Ridepopular ridelog9 miles
      9 mile Lakeshore Park Fat Bike Ridepopular ridelog9 miles
      10 mile Lakeshore Park Ridepopular ridelog10 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 5 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 76 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance

      Photos of Greater Detroit Mountain Bike

      trail: Appleton Loop
      4 |
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 11:29am
      Oct 13, 2019
      trail: Yellow Loop
      7 |
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 7:48pm
      Aug 17, 2019
      trail: Yellow Loop
      9 |
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 7:48pm
      Aug 17, 2019
      78 |
      Jun 8, 2017 @ 4:57pm
      Jun 8, 2017

      Videos of Greater Detroit Mountain Bike

      Murray Lake Trail, Brighton MI
      1:35 | 197 | Sep 5, 2016
      Passing through Torn Shirt Trail at Brighton...
      9:05 | 5 | Oct 21, 2019 , Brighton
      9-24-2019 MTB ride  Brighton Murray trail +...
      1:04 | 16 | Sep 25, 2019 , Brighton
      She Loves Riding Torn Shirt • The Duke of MTB
      10:10 | 74 | Aug 5, 2019 , Brighton

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1872314SerhiialtmanaddvideoPassing through Torn Shirt Trail at Brighton Recreation Area | Michigan Mounting...
      Oct 21, 2019 @ 6:54pm
      1 days
      user #1962003Mikegh83riddentrailYellow Loop
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 8:52pm
      2 days
      user #1889815grencezaddreportMaybury North Access
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 1:10pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      user #1889815grencezaddreportMaybury Paved Pathway
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 1:07pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      user #1924078TrailGnome56wishlisttrailRiverview Trail
      Oct 18, 2019 @ 9:36am
      Oct 18, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #16576815010trailA LoopRight before you go around the berm before the...
      Oct 18, 2019 @ 7:08am
      Oct 18, 2019
      user #16576815010trailA Loop AccessI made a little jump to gap over the chucky...
      Oct 18, 2019 @ 7:04am
      Oct 18, 2019
      user #1861321CopematrailMall LoopScratch my previous comment. It was meant for...
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 8:13pm
      Aug 17, 2019
      user #1861321CopematrailJC PennyThis trail has been permanently closed (summer...
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 8:07pm
      Aug 17, 2019
      user #1861321CopematrailMall LoopThis trail has been permanently closed. Please...
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 8:04pm
      Aug 17, 2019

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