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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
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
      This location is out of this world Expand your universe as you ride past the world's largest steerable telescope. You can even explore the distance between planets as you pass a model solar system. the site, surrounded by the mountains of West Virginia, serves to protect observations while offering a one-of-a-kind riding experience. Enjoy short, steep climbs and plenty of flatter trails. Be sure to allow time for a tour of the facility. And if you are riding on a Thursday, Friday, or Saturday, stop in the Starlight Cafe for a hand-dipped ice cream after your ride.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: No
      Green Bank Observatory Parking google parking directions
      Disclaimer:
      We are located in the National Radio Quiet Zone which provides from protection from permanent, fixed, licensed transmitter services. The West Virginia Radio Astronomy Zoning Act prohibits the use of any electrical equipment that causes interference to radio astronomical observations is prohibited. This includes smartphones, cameras, electronic training aids, bluetooth, and other personal electronic devices.
      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of Sep 6, 2019
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      19
      Trails Mountain Bike
      19
      Trails Hike
      19
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Total Distance
      39 miles
      Total Descent
      3,253 ft
      Total Vertical
      817 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,321 ft
      Ridden Counter
      28

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance

      Activity Feed

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      user #2079466kelseymiller1wishlisttrailHosterman Trail
      Apr 4, 2020 @ 4:47pm
      Apr 4, 2020
      user #1986801escgoodwinwishlisttrailAllegheny Trail- Cass to Green Bank and 4 more
      Nov 30, 2019 @ 12:30pm
      Nov 30, 2019
      user #1351199MingomtmancommenttrailSwamp Trail
      Oct 23, 2019 @ 1:52pm
      Oct 23, 2019
      user #1351199MingomtmanvotetrailSwamp Trail and 2 more
      Oct 23, 2019 @ 1:51pm
      Oct 23, 2019
      user #1351199MingomtmanriddentrailSwamp Trail and 3 more
      Oct 23, 2019 @ 1:51pm
      Oct 23, 2019

      Recent Comments

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      user #1351199MingomtmantrailSwamp Trail2019-10. Swamp trail has become overgrown. Not...
      Oct 23, 2019 @ 1:52pm
      Oct 23, 2019
      user #1706563LeftEye83trailJc Junction TrailA lot of roots, log hops & ferns make this...
      Aug 11, 2019 @ 6:26pm
      Aug 11, 2019
      user #1706563LeftEye83trailBack 40A double track that can be muddy but a good...
      Aug 11, 2019 @ 6:25pm
      Aug 11, 2019
      user #1706563LeftEye83trailReflector TrailWide long climb with a fast descent after...
      Aug 11, 2019 @ 6:24pm
      Aug 11, 2019

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