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  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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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
      Mixture of XC, Single Track and AM/DH Jumps Area in South Central Area. Level of Difficulty ranges from Green to Double Black Diamond. Newly added central gravel trail links all major trails. Bug Spray is highly recommended in warm seasons.

      NOTE: Trails are not marked. Recommended to have GPS/Phone for reference and pack accordingly for your ride (hydration, food, spare tube etc.)

      PARKING:
      Stouffville Rd and Bridgewater Dr. Trail - On-Street Parking, Entrance is North side of intersection. Ideal for Quick Access and Small Group Meetups.

      Oak Ridges Community Centre & Pool (12895 Bayview Ave) - Large Parking Lot, ride to North Entrance on Bethesda Side Rd. or ride East to housing development (Dariole Dr.). Ideal for access to Community Centre (washrooms, vending machines etc.) and for Larger Group Meetups.

      Jefferson Classic Casual Trails:
      Gravel Cut
      Low Orbit
      Ace Run
      Whoop de Doop
      Old Spook
      Baby Cake
      Flat Out Forward
      Field Cruiser
      Fruity Loops

      Jefferson Classic XC/AM Trails:
      Schloppy Seconds
      Schloppy Blues
      Jefferson Climb (Whoop de Doop reverse)
      Crackhouse
      Side Piece
      Secsea
      Moto XC
      Flat Out Forward
      Ghomeshi's Gaunlet
      Northern Run
      Random Replay
      Big Nuts Hanging Out
      Yo Momma
      Portage The Full Monty (Winter Only)

      Jefferson Classic AM/DH Trails:
      Zoomer
      Ridgeliner
      Snake Pit
      Whoop de Doop
      Passport
      Lunch Line
      Chimney Shoot
      Dive Bomber
      Cambria
      Moto Hill Slide
      Danny's Downhill
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Bethesda Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Street Parking at Stouffville Rd and Bridgewater Dr. Trail Entrance is North side of intersection.
      OR Park at Bethesda Parking Lot (access from Bethesda Rd east of Bayview Ave)
      OR Park at Oak Ridges Community Centre & Pool (12895 Bayview Ave).
      OR Park at Old Colony Road Parking lot (access point to the Oak Ridges Corridor Park ) and ride along the bike path to go under the Bayview Bridge to enter the forest
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      Region Details
      • 18
      • 13
      • 27
      • 12
      • 6

      Region Status
      Caution as of 1 days
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      76
      Trails Mountain Bike
      83
      Trails Hike
      77
      Trails Trail Running
      77
      Trails Snowshoe
      78
      Total Distance
      27 miles
      Total Descent
      4,770 ft
      Total Vertical
      184 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,114 ft
      Reports
      847
      Photos
      97
      Ridden Counter
      13,995

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 m avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 19 rides
      • 20.9 km avg distance
      Past Week
      • 71 rides
      • 17.9 km avg distance

      Photos of Jefferson Forest Mountain Bike

      6 |
      Jul 14, 2020 @ 2:48pm
      Jul 14, 2020
      trail: BrightSide
      37 |
      Jul 7, 2020 @ 8:18pm
      Jul 7, 2020
      trail: Endurathon
      38 |
      Jun 28, 2020 @ 5:15pm
      Jun 28, 2020
      trail: Endurathon
      27 |
      Jun 28, 2020 @ 5:15pm
      Jun 28, 2020

      Videos of Jefferson Forest Mountain Bike

      crappy GOPRO angle of jumping 50ft
      trail: Ridgeliner
      0:35 | 16 | Jul 31, 2020
      Mitch jumps xc bike 45 feet off little kicker
      trail: Ridgeliner
      0:13 | 134 | Jun 21, 2020
      Gap Jump Case
      0:05 | | May 8, 2020
      Ridgeliner Step-Up
      trail: Ridgeliner
      0:04 | 573 | Jul 22, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Creek Bed
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 2:48pm
      22 hours
      Wetbpb555 There is a creek on the trail today!
      Flat Out Forward
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 1:13pm
      23 hours
      Variablebpb555Tree down blocking trail with no way...
      Danny's Downhill
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 8:38am
      1 days
      Idealottovelominatibig tree down on second swoop

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2076690gpackardriddenskillparkJefferson Forest Freeride Area
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 5:33am
      7 hours
      user #2076690gpackardriddentrailSleeping Beauty and 6 more
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 4:44am
      8 hours
      user #1481336ottovelominatiaddreportDanny's Downhill
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 2:58pm
      22 hours
      user #1636915bpb555addreportFlat Out Forward and 1 more
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 1:13pm
      23 hours
      user #1937814DanberriddentrailSchloppy Seconds
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 7:59pm
      3 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1581917Reems92reportBackyard CreeperA.
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 3:26pm
      Aug 1, 2020
      user #1750288cplee210trailSchloppy SecondsFirst Half: double black second half: hard...
      Jul 23, 2020 @ 3:01pm
      Jul 23, 2020
      user #40967hermo44trailDone Like Dinner (A-Line)Original name for this trail is actually...
      Jul 18, 2020 @ 3:03pm
      Jul 18, 2020
      user #922102MusashiKonotrailSchloppy SecondsNot a double black, probably a blue tbh
      Jul 18, 2020 @ 9:07am
      Jul 18, 2020
      user #1741035BumperBurnertrailLadies FirstThey are massive tabletops, only gap for the...
      Jul 17, 2020 @ 8:19pm
      Jul 17, 2020

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