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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
      Iceland (Icelandic: Ísland; [ˈistlant] is a Nordic island country in the North Atlantic, with a population of 360,390 and an area of 103,000 km2 (40,000 sq mi), making it the most sparsely populated country in Europe.
      (Wikipedia)
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Region Details
      • 16
      • 37
      • 45
      • 2
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Sep 27, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #68
      Trails (view details)
      133
      Trails Mountain Bike
      129
      Trails E-Bike
      43
      Trails Hike
      85
      Trails Trail Running
      84
      Trails Horse
      8
      Trails Dirtbike
      2
      Trails Observed Trials
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Trails Snowmobile
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      3
      Trails Nordic Ski
      2
      Total Distance
      333 miles
      Total Descent
      68,573 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,748 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,749 ft
      Reports
      275
      Photos
      117
      Ridden Counter
      1,323

      Popular Iceland Mountain Biking Trails

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      Kjarnaskógur
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      Hlíðarfjall Enduro Upper (The Jester)
      Hlíðarfjall
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      Fálkafell
      Hlíðarfjall Glerá Canyon Drop
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      Hlíðarfjall
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      Reykjavík
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      Iceland Mountain Bike Routes

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      Enduro with a twist
      Hlíðarfjall
      2 miles
      Mix and Match
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      3 miles
      El Clásico - The Classic
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      5 miles
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      Iceland
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      Reykjavík
      13 miles
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      10 miles
      Hafravatn (Enduro Iceland)
      Hafravatn
      10 miles
      Fellahringurinn Stóri
      Mosfellsbær
      17 miles
      Hafravatn (Enduro Iceland)
      Hafravatn
      10 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 1 rides
      • 2 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 10 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 81 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance

      Photos of Iceland Mountain Bike

      12 |
      Sep 28, 2019 @ 1:39pm
      Sep 28, 2019
      trail: Skólavarða
      6 |
      Sep 4, 2019 @ 5:07pm
      Sep 4, 2019
      trail: The Steamer
      278 |
      Aug 19, 2017 @ 10:35pm
      Aug 19, 2017
      trail: The Steamer
      288 |
      Aug 19, 2017 @ 10:34pm
      Aug 19, 2017

      Videos of Iceland Mountain Bike

      Icelandic Local downhill trail crash
      0:39 | 112 | Sep 19, 2019
      Kjarnaskógur
      1:58 | 80 | Apr 18, 2010
      Iceland Bike Trip 'The Steamer Mountain Bike...
      5:27 | 483 | Apr 28, 2018 , Reykjavík
      Afternoon Jumps @ Hlíðarfjall Iceland
      278 | Jul 17, 2017 , Akureyri

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1179245AndrikristwishlisttrailLitli-Sandhryggur
      Oct 21, 2019 @ 5:54am
      20 hours
      user #1117873sigurdurupdatetrailBíldsárskarð West Side and 1 more
      Oct 8, 2019 @ 3:33pm
      Oct 8, 2019
      user #1334251dorieiwishlisttrailLitli-Sandhryggur
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 2:22am
      Oct 6, 2019
      user #1944363arnarhrriddentrailFlow Trail
      Sep 30, 2019 @ 1:02pm
      Sep 30, 2019
      user #1944363arnarhrriddentrailLitli-Sandhryggur
      Sep 30, 2019 @ 12:59pm
      Sep 30, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1154728UlyssemariettetrailSkíðalyftuslóðiTrail is hard to find and the vegetation grew...
      Aug 31, 2019 @ 4:07pm
      Aug 31, 2019
      user #159746aresiusbetrailHnifarVery fun trail, very bumpy middle section but...
      Aug 12, 2019 @ 5:08am
      Aug 12, 2019
      user #685990barnartrailHnifarGreat natural single track with technical...
      Jul 5, 2019 @ 9:09am
      Jul 5, 2019
      user #1631990verkstvidarsreportHnifarThe wallride has been fixed.
      Jun 29, 2019 @ 1:40pm
      Jun 29, 2019
      user #1810343OliverhilmarssontrailHnifarAwsome trail, especially the last 2 km with...
      Jun 11, 2019 @ 3:20pm
      Jun 11, 2019

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Hlíðarfjallbike parkAkureyri
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