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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
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

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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
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      Region Details
      • 15
      • 13
      • 31
      • 15
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of 20 hours
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      SSFTA
      (www.ssfta.com)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      75
      Trails Mountain Bike
      75
      Trails E-Bike
      4
      Trails Hike
      75
      Trails Trail Running
      75
      Trails Dirtbike
      1
      Total Distance
      256 miles
      Total Descent
      74,855 ft
      Total Vertical
      9,067 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,386 ft
      Reports
      333
      Photos
      447
      Ridden Counter
      2,728

      Popular Kern County Mountain Biking Trails

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      The Cannell Meadow Trail
      Cannell Trail
      Just Outstanding
      Southern Sequoia National Forest
      Aimee's Shortcut
      Lehigh Trails
      Carcass Cutoff
      Lehigh Trails
      Cannell Plunge
      Cannell Trail
      Jane-Mifflin Connector
      Lehigh Trails
      Mifflin-Aimee Connector
      Lehigh Trails
      Mifflin's Shortcut
      Lehigh Trails
      Jane's Loop
      Lehigh Trails
      The Cannell Meadow Trail
      Cannell Trail
      NICA
      Lehigh Trails
      Speedbump
      Lehigh Trails
      Mt Pinos via McGill Trail
      Mt. Pinos
      Gravel Grinder
      Lehigh Trails
      Easment Bypass
      Lehigh Trails

      Kern County Mountain Bike Routes

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      The Cannell Meadow Trail (IMBA Epic)
      Cannell Trail
      25 miles
      JO to Wagy Ridge
      11 miles
      Just Outstanding to Rocky Gulch
      Southern Sequoia National Forest
      11 miles
      Nelson Trail Shuttle
      Southern Sequoia National Forest
      5 miles
      Just Outstanding to Wagy Ridge
      Southern Sequoia National Forest
      12 miles
      Nelson Trail from Shuttle point
      Northern Sequoia National Forest
      5 miles
      Bear Creek Shuttle
      Northern Sequoia National Forest
      10 miles
      TMTA/Lehigh Trails
      Lehigh Trails
      8 miles
      JO/ DutchFlat
      Kern County
      14 miles
      Lewis Camp Shuttle
      Southern Sequoia National Forest
      6 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 6 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 82 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance

      Photos of Kern County Mountain Bike

      trail: Nelson Trail
      7 |
      Sep 29, 2019 @ 6:23pm
      Sep 29, 2019
      1 |
      Sep 21, 2019 @ 12:09pm
      Sep 21, 2019
      0 |
      Sep 21, 2019 @ 12:09pm
      Sep 21, 2019
      trail: Mifflin Loop
      214 |
      Oct 15, 2015 @ 10:23am
      Oct 15, 2015

      Videos of Kern County Mountain Bike

      Just OutStanding
      6:37 | 51 | Mar 4, 2019
      Gee's crash
      0:06 | 314 | Feb 15, 2019
      Gee's Crash off rock drop
      0:06 | 357 | Jan 18, 2019
      The Cold Cannell Trail: Kern Valley, Calif.
      6:48 | 58 | Nov 23, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Summit Trail (South)
      Northern Sequoia National Forest
      Sep 23, 2019 @ 8:09am
      Sep 23, 2019
      DryjohnpatersonRode Summit Trail (South) on 9/22/2019...
      Bear Creek
      Northern Sequoia National Forest
      Sep 23, 2019 @ 8:02am
      Sep 23, 2019
      DryjohnpatersonRode Bear Creek on 9/22/2019 and quite a...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1913004lean-on-miawishlisttrailCannell Plunge
      Oct 22, 2019 @ 8:27pm
      10 hours
      user #1243369Yoster40addreportNICA
      Oct 22, 2019 @ 3:06pm
      16 hours
      user #1445642FactoryJMRwishlisttrailCannell Plunge
      Oct 22, 2019 @ 2:54pm
      16 hours
      user #1047541Jtran1969wishlisttrailMt Pinos via McGill Trail
      Oct 21, 2019 @ 11:25pm
      1 days
      user #1816336suitcaseofcouragewishlisttrailCannell Plunge
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 5:13pm
      3 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1358086TahogarytrailMt Pinos via McGill TrailVery fun day, road from the 166 junction up to...
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 3:31pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      user #1276561johnpatersonreportBear CreekRode Bear Creek on 9/22/2019 and quite a...
      Sep 23, 2019 @ 8:00am
      Sep 23, 2019
      user #878472iansanetrailBear CreekCounted 34 downed trees on the trail
      Sep 22, 2019 @ 5:29pm
      Sep 22, 2019
      user #9215jefetrailFreeman Creek TrailThis trail is rad! Super fast with good turns;...
      Sep 18, 2019 @ 4:47pm
      Sep 18, 2019
      user #955070whoisadamtrailCannell PlungeFun descent. Very loose and sandy. The upper...
      Sep 5, 2019 @ 3:10pm
      Sep 5, 2019

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