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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
      Japanese Gulch is owned by the people and city of Mukilteo. The trails here will soon be getting some improvements and expansion for both riders and hikers.

      NOTE The trails to the east of the railroad tracks are technically on Boeing property and there are no trespassing signs which indicate this. While people have ridden this area for years and there haven't been reports of problems this could change at any time. Ride at your own risk.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: No
      Parking google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 1
      • 6
      • 22
      • 8
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 15, 2019 ago
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      (japanesegulch.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #739
      State Ranking
      #27
      Trails (view details)
      38
      Trails Mountain Bike
      38
      Trails Hike
      36
      Trails Trail Running
      36
      Total Distance
      13 miles
      Total Descent
      3,719 ft
      Total Vertical
      574 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      598 ft
      Reports
      297
      Photos
      37
      Ridden Counter
      3,656

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 1 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 16 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance

      Photos of Japanese Gulch Mountain Bike

      4 |
      Sep 17, 2019 @ 6:28pm
      Sep 17, 2019
      7 |
      Sep 17, 2019 @ 6:28pm
      Sep 17, 2019
      8 |
      Sep 17, 2019 @ 6:27pm
      Sep 17, 2019
      10 |
      Sep 17, 2019 @ 6:27pm
      Sep 17, 2019

      Videos of Japanese Gulch Mountain Bike

      Mukilteo Lumber Co.
      1:03 | 494 | Oct 31, 2017
      The sand pit
      0:10 | 755 | Nov 30, 2015
      Japanese Gulch - Snowy Snippets
      1:30 | 681 | Jan 19, 2015

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Japanese Gulch Ridge Loop
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 7:38am
      Oct 15, 2019
      VariableVnastyThe dirt is perfect right now (both...
      Black Dragon Society (B.D.S)
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 7:36am
      Oct 15, 2019
      VariableVnastyUpper half could use some more tires to...
      Escarpado Mierda
      Oct 3, 2019 @ 6:32pm
      Oct 3, 2019
      VariablespecialevIt's in great shape right now and running...
      Orion
      Oct 2, 2019 @ 10:01pm
      Oct 2, 2019
      VariablespecialevIt's in perfect shape. Send it!
      Mukilteo Lumber Co.
      Sep 16, 2019 @ 5:04pm
      Sep 16, 2019
      VariableshortygrizNot muddy on the trail really, you can...
      Upper Exit
      Aug 26, 2019 @ 1:19pm
      Aug 26, 2019
      DryRH4motorsports
      BNSF Train Tracks Access Road
      Aug 26, 2019 @ 1:19pm
      Aug 26, 2019
      DryRH4motorsports
      Lower Loop
      Aug 26, 2019 @ 1:19pm
      Aug 26, 2019
      DryRH4motorsports
      To the Beach!
      Aug 26, 2019 @ 1:19pm
      Aug 26, 2019
      VariableRH4motorsports
      Sand Jumps
      Aug 26, 2019 @ 1:19pm
      Aug 26, 2019
      Very DryRH4motorsports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1143232VnastyaddreportBlack Dragon Society (B.D.S) and 1 more
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 7:36am
      Oct 15, 2019
      user #485109specialevvotetrailEscarpado Mierda
      Oct 3, 2019 @ 7:00pm
      Oct 3, 2019
      user #485109specialevaddreportEscarpado Mierda
      Oct 3, 2019 @ 6:34pm
      Oct 3, 2019
      user #485109specialevriddentrailEscarpado Mierda
      Oct 3, 2019 @ 6:09pm
      Oct 3, 2019
      user #71038nwsurfwakeskatecommenttrailZorro
      Oct 1, 2019 @ 8:45pm
      Oct 1, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #71038nwsurfwakeskatetrailZorroMultiple washouts
      Oct 1, 2019 @ 8:45pm
      Oct 1, 2019
      user #1828561shortygriztrailJapanese Gulch Ridge LoopOne of the better trails in the Japanese...
      Jul 31, 2019 @ 5:43pm
      Jul 31, 2019
      user #1334114ScweavetrailNot for NinniesThe definition of camber! If this doesn’t...
      Jul 30, 2019 @ 8:06pm
      Jul 30, 2019
      user #1334114ScweavetrailZorroThis trail needs some love, would be less...
      Jul 30, 2019 @ 7:57pm
      Jul 30, 2019
      user #1334114ScweavetrailJapanese Gulch Ridge LoopI’ll
      Jul 30, 2019 @ 5:18pm
      Jul 30, 2019

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