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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: Sanctioned trails are marked. Unsanctioned trails are sometimes 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
      Whoop de Doop
      Old Spook
      Baby Cake
      Flat Out Forward
      Field Cruiser
      Fruity Loops
      Rubber Ducky


      Jefferson Classic XC/AM Trails:
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      [L=https://www.trailforks.com/trails/Rhythm and Blues]
      Jefferson Climb
      [L=https://www.trailforks.com/trails/Tracey's Journey[/L]
      [L=https://www.trailforks.com/trails/Parallel Reality[/L]
      [L=https://www.trailforks.com/trails/Ocean Motion[/L]
      Moto XC
      Flat Out Forward
      [L=https://www.trailforks.com/trails/The Gauntlet[/L]
      Northern Run
      Replay
      3 Stubbies
      Yo Momma
      Ridgeliner
      Gelato Legs?
      No Gelato Legs!
      Portage The Full Monty (Winter Only)

      Jefferson Classic AM/DH Trails:
      Snake Pit
      Chimney Shoot
      Dive Bomber
      Danny's Downhill
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: No
      Land Status: Conservation Reserve
      Land Manager: Toronto Region Conservation Authority
      Bethesda Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Park at Bethesda Parking Lot (access from Bethesda Rd east of Bayview Ave)
      Beware all other parking is restricted in various forms with time and day limits.
      OR Street Parking at Stouffville Rd Trail Entrance.
      OR Park at Oak Ridges Community Centre & Pool (12895 Bayview Ave).
      OR Park at Old Colony Road Parking lot or School (access point to the Oak Ridges Corridor Park ) and ride along the bike path to go under the Bayview Bridge to enter the forest
      OR Park at Gormley Go Station and ride to either Rouge River Access or Stouffville and Bridgewater access point.
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      Region Details
      • 16
      • 2
      • 27
      • 33
      • 20
      • 7

      Region Status
      Caution as of May 22, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      105
      Trails Mountain Bike
      108
      Trails Hike
      101
      Trails Trail Running
      99
      Trails Snowshoe
      95
      Trails Nordic Ski
      23
      Total Distance
      31 miles
      Total Descent
      3,008 ft
      Total Vertical
      185 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,094 ft
      Reports
      2,768
      Photos
      274
      Ridden Counter
      33,374

      Photos of Jefferson Forest Mountain Bike

      trail: Moto XC
      3 |
      Jun 22, 2022 @ 9:32am
      Jun 22, 2022
      trail: Too Schloppy
      18 |
      Jun 16, 2022 @ 7:27am
      Jun 16, 2022
      trail: BrightSide
      17 |
      Jun 10, 2022 @ 7:48am
      Jun 10, 2022
      9 |
      Mar 24, 2022 @ 8:27am
      Mar 24, 2022
      trail: Fence Line
      13 |
      Mar 24, 2022 @ 8:27am
      Mar 24, 2022
      trail: Big Tree
      8 |
      Mar 24, 2022 @ 8:26am
      Mar 24, 2022
      trail: Big Tree
      11 |
      Mar 24, 2022 @ 8:26am
      Mar 24, 2022
      trail: Portage South
      14 |
      Mar 3, 2022 @ 8:10pm
      Mar 3, 2022

      Videos of Jefferson Forest Mountain Bike

      Jefferson Forest
      30 | May 1, 2022
      Send it!
      trail: Carpe Diem
      54 | Nov 7, 2021
      The Crew Sending it!
      trail: Carpe Diem
      36 | Nov 7, 2021
      Back to Basics: Jefferson Forest
      trail: Ridgeline
      119 | Dec 6, 2020
      Take The Challenge Rollover and skinny's
      trail: TTC
      0:43 | 114 | Sep 17, 2020
      Friday Fails Submission
      trail: BrightSide
      0:09 | 238 | Sep 11, 2020
      crappy GOPRO angle of jumping 50ft
      trail: Ridgeline
      0:35 | 471 | Jul 31, 2020
      Mitch jumps xc bike 45 feet off little kicker
      trail: Ridgeline
      0:13 | 441 | Jun 21, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Tracey's Journey
      Jun 19, 2022 @ 1:02pm
      Jun 19, 2022
      DryCanadmos TRAILFORKS Small tree down across trail, can...
      Rubber Ducky
      Jun 15, 2022 @ 5:31pm
      Jun 15, 2022
      IdealMapleFlameLarge tree down across trail, blocking trail
      Northern Run
      Jun 14, 2022 @ 2:02pm
      Jun 14, 2022
      Ideallogic4channel

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Yo Momma!
      Jun 26, 2022 @ 8:56am
      Jun 26, 2022
      IdealLeaning tree near start. Does not impact...MapleFlame
      Bumblebee Tuna
      Jun 25, 2022 @ 10:13am
      Jun 25, 2022
      Dry KACripps
      Day Dreamer
      Jun 19, 2022 @ 7:59pm
      Jun 19, 2022
      Ideal There are 4 or 5 huge widow makers just...Canadmos TRAILFORKS
      Gravel Path
      Jun 16, 2022 @ 7:20am
      Jun 16, 2022
      Dryajdyyz
      Après Vélo
      Jun 14, 2022 @ 2:02pm
      Jun 14, 2022
      Variablelogic4channel
      North Access
      Jun 14, 2022 @ 2:02pm
      Jun 14, 2022
      Variablelogic4channel
      Northern Run East
      Jun 14, 2022 @ 2:02pm
      Jun 14, 2022
      Ideallogic4channel
      The Gauntlet
      Jun 14, 2022 @ 2:02pm
      Jun 14, 2022
      Ideallogic4channel
      Rhythm and Blues
      Jun 14, 2022 @ 2:02pm
      Jun 14, 2022
      IdealNeeds a bit of trimming.logic4channel
      Moto XC
      Jun 14, 2022 @ 2:02pm
      Jun 14, 2022
      Ideallogic4channel

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #3072214ClancyTheFishriddentrailDanny's Downhill
      Jun 26, 2022 @ 10:01pm
      Jun 26, 2022
      user #3091301Growler99wishlistrouteThe "Chill" Route
      Jun 26, 2022 @ 12:33pm
      Jun 26, 2022
      user #1820819MapleFlameaddreportYo Momma!
      Jun 26, 2022 @ 8:57am
      Jun 26, 2022
      user #2700674Debattisat15wishlistregionJefferson Forest
      Jun 26, 2022 @ 8:14am
      Jun 26, 2022
      user #1878620KACrippsaddreportBumblebee Tuna
      Jun 25, 2022 @ 10:13am
      Jun 25, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #254562CanadmosreportBaby CakeTrail is pretty much completely blocked where...
      May 27, 2022 @ 7:39am
      May 27, 2022
      user #254562CanadmosreportMoto XCDon't even bother going down this trail until...
      May 27, 2022 @ 5:56am
      May 27, 2022
      user #2267194HakenLeprous7trailBrightSideYa it’s been there for a while, all gone now...
      Apr 29, 2022 @ 8:32am
      Apr 29, 2022
      user #2733167poufrotrailBrightSidei was there in november and it was still...
      Apr 29, 2022 @ 8:23am
      Apr 29, 2022
      user #2267194HakenLeprous7trailBrightSideOut of curiosity did had anyone removed the...
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 1:08pm
      Apr 24, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Lake Wilcox Park0.8 km
      Oak Ridges Corridor 12 5 12.5 km
      Anne Bartley Smith Lands 3 2 13.4 km
      Sheppard's Bush Conservation Area 43.6 km
      Case Woodlot3.8 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike10831 miles3,009 ft12 miles184 ft
      #104#62652,762412,085
      Hike10130 miles2,812 ft11 miles184 ft
      #78#762,7341259
      Trail Running9929 miles2,795 ft11 miles177 ft
      #78#732,7311107
      Snowshoe9529 miles2,680 ft11 miles184 ft
      #5#232364
      Nordic Ski238 miles568 ft3 miles82 ft
      #16#26823
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