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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
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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

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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
      Lower and Upper Hixon have been combined, as that is how they are mapped and divided locally. Upper Hixon is the Primary Mountain Bike Trail System. Lower Hixon historically has been Hike Only. Recent Trail Development has opened more access to Multi Use (Bikes). Please Respect that bikers will likely encounter hikers. Please Expect and Respect all other users & user groups. For More Information go to http://oratrails.org There are some trails that are not visable on this map yet - those trails are "Hike Only" - Not Multi Use. Please Pay Attention to signage for this area, when in Lower Hixon.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: No
      Upper Hixon Forest Park google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Lower Hixon Trail Head, Upper Hixon Trail Head / Bike Park, with access from Forest Hills Golf Course.
      Disclaimer:
      Please Respect other trail users, especially hikers while on Multi Use Trails in "Lower Hixon"
      Links
      Region Details
      • 4
      • 1
      • 4
      • 16
      • 4
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of 1 days
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      (www.oratrails.com)

      Hike Stats

      Trails (view details)
      30
      Trails Mountain Bike
      30
      Trails Hike
      30
      Trails Trail Running
      30
      Trails Snowmobile
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      15 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent
      3,186 ft
      Total Vertical
      627 ft
      Reports
      351
      Ridden Counter
      10

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 1 rides
      • 4 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 3 miles avg distance

      Photos of Hixon Forest - Lower and Upper

      trail: JEDi
      64 |
      Aug 24, 2019 @ 2:08pm
      Aug 24, 2019
      trail: JEDi
      57 |
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 4:19pm
      Aug 17, 2019
      trail: JEDi
      59 |
      Aug 13, 2019 @ 4:15am
      Aug 13, 2019
      trail: JEDi
      57 |
      Aug 13, 2019 @ 4:14am
      Aug 13, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Vader DH
      Nov 17, 2019 @ 7:32pm
      1 days
      Unknownblum585 ORAMountain Bike
      Vista (2) - Building Champions Trail
      Nov 17, 2019 @ 7:32pm
      1 days
      Unknownblum585 ORAMountain Bike
      Vista - Upper Hixon Lot Connector
      Nov 17, 2019 @ 7:32pm
      1 days
      Unknownblum585 ORAMountain Bike

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Twister
      Nov 17, 2019 @ 7:32pm
      1 days
      Unknownblum585 ORAMountain Bike
      Twister
      Nov 17, 2019 @ 7:32pm
      1 days
      Unknownblum585 ORAMountain Bike
      Twister Connector
      Nov 17, 2019 @ 7:32pm
      1 days
      Unknownblum585 ORAMountain Bike
      Service Road Only (not a trail)
      Nov 17, 2019 @ 7:32pm
      1 days
      Unknownblum585 ORAMountain Bike
      Still Hill
      Nov 17, 2019 @ 7:32pm
      1 days
      Unknownblum585 ORAMountain Bike
      Stinky's
      Nov 17, 2019 @ 7:32pm
      1 days
      Unknownblum585 ORAMountain Bike
      Stinky's
      Nov 17, 2019 @ 7:32pm
      1 days
      Unknownblum585 ORAMountain Bike
      Stinky's / Chicanery Connector
      Nov 17, 2019 @ 7:32pm
      1 days
      Unknownblum585 ORAMountain Bike
      Trailhead Loop
      Nov 17, 2019 @ 7:32pm
      1 days
      Unknownblum585 ORAMountain Bike
      Nerfherder DH
      Nov 17, 2019 @ 7:31pm
      1 days
      Unknownblum585 ORAMountain Bike

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #838440blum585addreportAspen and 31 more
      Nov 17, 2019 @ 7:31pm
      1 days
      user #838440blum585updatetrailJEDi
      Nov 7, 2019 @ 5:57am
      Nov 7, 2019
      user #838440blum585addtrailCaddyshack
      Nov 4, 2019 @ 12:16pm
      Nov 4, 2019
      user #838440blum585addreportMr Hyde
      Nov 3, 2019 @ 3:57pm
      Nov 3, 2019
      user #1665929TylerTmanriddentrailMr Hyde
      Oct 24, 2019 @ 4:06pm
      Oct 24, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #900925JwminertrailVista (2) - Building Champions TrailThe intermediate rating on this trail is...
      Aug 9, 2018 @ 5:17am
      Aug 9, 2018

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