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      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.)

      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
      G's Gaunlet
      Northern Run
      Random Replay
      3 Stubbies
      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
      Land Status: Conservation Reserve
      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
      • 16
      • 2
      • 20
      • 28
      • 17
      • 7

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 days
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      90
      Trails Mountain Bike
      90
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      83
      Trails Trail Running
      81
      Trails Snowshoe
      80
      Trails Nordic Ski
      13
      Total Distance
      30 miles
      Total Descent
      3,792 ft
      Total Vertical
      252 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,114 ft
      Reports
      1,786
      Photos
      205
      Ridden Counter
      23,334

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 8 rides
      • 13.6 km avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 18 rides
      • 16.2 km avg distance
      Past Week
      • 114 rides
      • 15.6 km avg distance

      Photos of Jefferson Forest Mountain Bike

      2 |
      Jun 14, 2021 @ 9:39am
      Jun 14, 2021
      trail: CameRAWks
      22 |
      Jun 5, 2021 @ 5:07pm
      Jun 5, 2021
      trail: Moto XC
      8 |
      Jun 3, 2021 @ 6:31pm
      Jun 3, 2021
      trail: Yo Momma!
      13 |
      Jun 3, 2021 @ 8:12am
      Jun 3, 2021
      trail: Jack Tear Zen
      14 |
      Jun 3, 2021 @ 8:11am
      Jun 3, 2021
      15 |
      Jun 1, 2021 @ 10:16pm
      Jun 1, 2021
      14 |
      Jun 1, 2021 @ 10:16pm
      Jun 1, 2021
      10 |
      Jun 1, 2021 @ 10:16pm
      Jun 1, 2021

      Videos of Jefferson Forest Mountain Bike

      Back to Basics: Jefferson Forest
      trail: Ridgeliner
      73 | Dec 6, 2020
      Take The Challenge Rollover and skinny's
      trail: TTC
      0:43 | 80 | Sep 17, 2020
      Friday Fails Submission
      trail: BrightSide
      0:09 | 162 | Sep 11, 2020
      crappy GOPRO angle of jumping 50ft
      trail: Ridgeliner
      0:35 | 318 | Jul 31, 2020
      Mitch jumps xc bike 45 feet off little kicker
      trail: Ridgeliner
      0:13 | 314 | Jun 21, 2020
      Gap Jump Case
      0:05 | | May 8, 2020
      Ridgeliner Step-Up
      trail: Ridgeliner
      0:04 | 780 | Jul 22, 2019
      Jefferson Forest
      trail: Side Piece
      2:12 | 756 | Jun 17, 2017

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Swan Lake Loop
      May 27, 2021 @ 2:44pm
      May 27, 2021
      DryCanadmos TRAILFORKS

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Death Grip
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 2:07pm
      2 days
      Idealsdrvper HMBAAmazing conditions - caterpillars are...
      Moto XC
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 2:07pm
      2 days
      Idealsdrvper HMBAAmazing conditions - caterpillars are...
      Day Dreamer
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 2:07pm
      2 days
      Idealsdrvper HMBAAmazing conditions - caterpillars are...
      Crackhouse
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 2:07pm
      2 days
      Variablesdrvper HMBAAmazing conditions - caterpillars are...
      Dive Bomber
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 2:07pm
      2 days
      Idealsdrvper HMBAAmazing conditions - caterpillars are...
      South East Access
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 2:07pm
      2 days
      Drysdrvper HMBA
      Schloppy Seconds
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 2:07pm
      2 days
      Idealsdrvper HMBASome of the best conditions! Caterpillars...
      Upper Ridge Access
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 2:07pm
      2 days
      Drysdrvper HMBA
      Danny's Downhill
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 2:07pm
      2 days
      Idealsdrvper HMBASome of the best conditions! Caterpillars...
      Low Orbit
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 2:07pm
      2 days
      Idealsdrvper HMBASome of the best conditions! Caterpillars...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #907386sdrvperriddentrailHalf Monty and 1 more
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 5:05pm
      2 days
      user #907386sdrvpervotetrailCarpe Diem and 5 more
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 5:05pm
      2 days
      user #907386sdrvperaddreportDeath Grip and 19 more
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 5:04pm
      2 days
      user #1850073PszegoriddenskillparkJefferson Forest Freeride Area
      Jun 19, 2021 @ 9:20pm
      Jun 19, 2021
      user #1750327logic4channeladdreportFruity Loops and 17 more
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 8:55am
      Jun 18, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1481336ottovelominatitrailLeslie Farm AccessYup your right, however, there is still a...
      Jun 17, 2021 @ 6:07am
      Jun 17, 2021
      user #907386sdrvpertrailDanny's DownhillMust-ride trail in Jefferson. One of the...
      Jun 14, 2021 @ 11:40am
      Jun 14, 2021
      user #1820819MapleFlametrailLeslie Farm AccessThis double track no longer exists. It was...
      Jun 12, 2021 @ 10:42am
      Jun 12, 2021
      user #2740637Taedenu6IbpereportYo Momma!Muddy, very slippery
      Jun 9, 2021 @ 7:00am
      Jun 9, 2021
      user #1202468andrelaurentmtbtrailCarpe DiemWow! Nice trail. Both directions are fun....
      May 30, 2021 @ 11:23am
      May 30, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Lake Wilcox Park0.8 km
      Oak Ridges Corridor 11 4 12.5 km
      Anne Bartley Smith Lands 3 2 13.4 km
      Laurentian Park4 km
      Trans Richmond Hill 14 km

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike9030 miles3,793 ft12 miles253 ft
      #114#71951,78037,979
      E-Bike11,716 ft36 ft614 ft36 ft
      1,5498
      Hike8329 miles3,556 ft11 miles253 ft
      #91#1171,765167
      Trail Running8128 miles3,556 ft11 miles253 ft
      #91#1131,76439
      Snowshoe8028 miles3,540 ft11 miles207 ft
      #4#116730
      Nordic Ski134 miles295 ft2 miles72 ft
      #11#22722
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