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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
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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
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      Region Details
      • 76
      • 34
      • 140
      • 147
      • 40
      • 5

      Region Status
      Open as of 16 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      490
      Trails Mountain Bike
      450
      Trails E-Bike
      28
      Trails Hike
      483
      Trails Trail Running
      483
      Trails Horse
      33
      Trails Dirtbike
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Trails Snowmobile
      10
      Trails Snowshoe
      6
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      2
      Trails Nordic Ski
      6
      Total Distance
      829 miles
      Total Descent
      53,326 ft
      Total Vertical
      820 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,364 ft
      Reports
      2,527
      Photos
      259
      Ridden Counter
      7,870
      Sub Regions

      Popular Iowa Mountain Biking Trails

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      201
      Sugar Bottom Recreation Area
      202
      Sugar Bottom Recreation Area
      Single Phase
      Interstate Power Preserve (IPP)
      Lewis and Clark Monument Trail
      Lewis & Clark Park
      Distribution Line
      Interstate Power Preserve (IPP)
      203
      Sugar Bottom Recreation Area
      205
      Sugar Bottom Recreation Area
      105
      Sugar Bottom Recreation Area
      Front Side
      Beverly Park
      Kickapoo Up
      Sunderbruch Park
      Transformer
      Interstate Power Preserve (IPP)
      Kickapoo Down
      Sunderbruch Park
      Palos
      Sunderbruch Park
      Jump Line
      Sunderbruch Park
      301
      Sugar Bottom Recreation Area

      Iowa Mountain Bike Routes

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      SUGAR BOTTOM BABY
      Solon
      10 miles
      Scott Community College
      Bettendorf
      1 miles
      For Woldini
      Dunnings Springs/ Ice Cave Park
      8 miles
      Sunderbruch Beginner Loop
      Sunderbruch Park
      3 miles
      FDR 9 miler
      FDR Mountain Bike Park
      9 miles
      Lake Geode #1 - 2018
      North Gorge
      8 miles
      IGC Dry - 100K
      Whiterock Conservancy
      63 miles
      IGC Wet - 100K
      Whiterock Conservancy
      66 miles
      9 mile Lewis & Clark Park Ridepopular ridelog9 miles
      8 mile Ingawanis Woodlands Ridepopular ridelog8 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 1 rides
      • 29 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 33 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 245 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance

      Photos of Iowa Mountain Bike

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      Aug 1, 2020 @ 12:47pm
      Aug 1, 2020
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      Aug 1, 2020
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      Aug 1, 2020 @ 12:47pm
      Aug 1, 2020
      trail: Transformer
      229 |
      Apr 22, 2019 @ 1:21pm
      Apr 22, 2019

      Videos of Iowa Mountain Bike

      Speed Patrol
      0:16 | 491 | Mar 11, 2016
      Whip Practice
      0:10 | 735 | Nov 17, 2015
      Bikes R Fun
      1:19 | 275 | Nov 7, 2015
      Midwest DH
      0:46 | 215 | Sep 23, 2015

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2342886fe0642ccwishlisttrailRed Oak Loop Trail and 1 more
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 7:02am
      1 hours
      user #1766302cpmx93addreportWoodpecker East
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 7:04pm
      13 hours
      user #2341928Guthriedustin18riddentrailAshes To Ashes
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 3:02pm
      17 hours
      user #2275100CodwhywishlisttrailDirt Garage
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 5:45am
      1 days
      user #1594618berrthumupdatetrailArc Gap
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 10:50am
      2 days

      Recent Comments

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      user #2118638PDQ1993trailDenman Woods TrailDenman Woods is a windy, pretty flat single...
      Jul 14, 2020 @ 6:33am
      Jul 14, 2020
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      Jul 10, 2020 @ 1:55pm
      Jul 10, 2020
      user #1056411darkins44trailDistribution LineThis trail is definitely my jam! Two fun...
      Jul 1, 2020 @ 6:21am
      Jul 1, 2020
      user #2083030puddinEJreportCircuit BreakerYou can walk up the hill to avoid having to...
      Jun 28, 2020 @ 2:15pm
      Jun 28, 2020
      user #1398252WyoexplorertrailJubileeFlowy and fun with the super big warped wall!
      Jun 28, 2020 @ 1:46pm
      Jun 28, 2020

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Ewing Park BMX Trackskill parkDes Moines
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