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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (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%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
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
Contribute Details
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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Radar Time
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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.
Trails Deemphasized
Trails are shown in grey.
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      Region Details
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      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      88
      Trails Mountain Bike
      82
      Trails E-Bike
      4
      Trails Hike
      80
      Trails Trail Running
      79
      Trails Horse
      4
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      9
      Trails Observed Trials
      5
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      9
      Trails Snowmobile
      5
      Trails Snowshoe
      8
      Trails Nordic Ski
      7
      Total Distance
      271 miles
      Total Descent
      11,905 ft
      Total Vertical
      703 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,308 ft
      Reports
      138
      Photos
      54
      Ridden Counter
      2,100

      Popular Houghton County Mountain Biking Trails

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      Sure Wood Trail
      Michigan Tech Trails
      Time Trial
      Michigan Tech Trails
      Bobsled Loop
      Michigan Tech Trails
      Just Mite
      Michigan Tech Trails
      Outer Limits Loop
      Michigan Tech Trails
      Gonzo Trail
      Michigan Tech Trails
      Edwards Trail
      Michigan Tech Trails
      Yew Too Loop
      Michigan Tech Trails
      Hairy Toad Loop
      Michigan Tech Trails
      Hillside Trail
      Michigan Tech Trails
      Connector A
      Michigan Tech Trails
      Pump House Loop
      Michigan Tech Trails
      Don't Think
      Michigan Tech Trails
      Walk About Trail
      Michigan Tech Trails
      Twilight Zone Loop
      Michigan Tech Trails

      Houghton County Mountain Bike Routes

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      Michigan Tech- Flow Trail Ride
      Michigan Tech Trails
      2 miles
      Michigan Tech - Technical Trails Ride
      Houghton
      6 miles
      Houghton Mountain Biking
      Michigan Tech Trails
      10 miles
      MTU Easy Green Loop
      Michigan Tech Trails
      5 miles
      Aerobic Adventure Ride
      Houghton
      11 miles
      Michigan Tech Easy Loop
      Houghton
      4 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      Past Week
      • 4 rides

      Photos of Houghton County Mountain Bike

      trail: Time Trial
      4 |
      Oct 15, 2021 @ 6:58am
      Oct 15, 2021
      trail: Time Trial
      2 |
      Oct 15, 2021 @ 6:58am
      Oct 15, 2021
      trail: Don't Think
      6 |
      Oct 15, 2021 @ 6:56am
      Oct 15, 2021
      trail: Don't Think
      11 |
      Oct 15, 2021 @ 6:56am
      Oct 15, 2021
      trail: Lake Linden
      3 |
      Jul 11, 2021 @ 3:23pm
      Jul 11, 2021
      trail: Aunt Flo
      12 |
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 9:28am
      Jun 15, 2021
      trail: Aunt Flo
      16 |
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 9:28am
      Jun 15, 2021
      trail: Aunt Flo
      45 |
      Mar 6, 2021 @ 5:49pm
      Mar 6, 2021

      Videos of Houghton County Mountain Bike

      MTU Tech Trails 'Hairy Toad' Aug-23-2020
      2:13 | 172 | Oct 8, 2020 , Houghton
      MTU trail 'Time Trial' ride-by Aug-22-2020
      trail: Time Trial
      0:52 | 115 | Oct 5, 2020 , Houghton

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2518458AtjessmoreriddentrailDon't Think and 11 more
      Nov 25, 2021 @ 1:02pm
      Nov 25, 2021
      user #2155705ahereticdifficultyvotetrailJust Mite
      Nov 20, 2021 @ 10:54am
      Nov 20, 2021
      user #1063798SLAVAGEwishlisttrailDon't Think
      Nov 7, 2021 @ 9:05pm
      Nov 7, 2021
      user #2147316mtbwandererriddentrailOuter Limits Loop and 6 more
      Oct 21, 2021 @ 12:25pm
      Oct 21, 2021
      user #1336558markymarkindenverriddentrailInner Peace Loop
      Oct 18, 2021 @ 8:05pm
      Oct 18, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2364718fatbottomgirltrailTrillium TrailThis is great trail system. The single track...
      Sep 7, 2021 @ 2:42pm
      Sep 7, 2021
      user #745200tilistontrailSure Wood TrailThis trail has a high fun factor. Nothing too...
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 7:38pm
      Aug 3, 2021
      user #2145297Derickson77trailJust MiteContinuation of sure would but drops down...
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 6:23pm
      Aug 1, 2020
      user #2145297Derickson77trailSure Wood TrailNice little ride. Enjoyed the table tops near...
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 6:22pm
      Aug 1, 2020
      user #1375289Ponch7m4reportTrillium TrailYou’ll you
      Aug 18, 2018 @ 4:02pm
      Aug 18, 2018

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike82225 miles9,462 ft73 miles702 ft
      5413764,713
      E-Bike4161 miles1,509 ft44 miles702 ft
      1034
      Hike80225 miles9,245 ft72 miles702 ft
      134131
      Trail Running79224 miles9,219 ft72 miles702 ft
      134104
      Horse4161 miles1,509 ft44 miles702 ft
      17
      Dirtbike/Moto9184 miles2,579 ft62 miles702 ft
      171
      Observed Trials522 miles1,073 ft18 miles594 ft
      11
      ATV/ORV/OHV9184 miles2,579 ft62 miles702 ft
      172
      Snowmobile5168 miles1,535 ft45 miles702 ft
      1
      Snowshoe812 miles1,040 ft4 miles249 ft
      122
      Nordic Ski7167 miles1,998 ft46 miles702 ft
      2312
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