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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
      No description for Kirkhill Forest has been added yet! Login or register to submit one.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Car park google parking directions
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Region Details
      • 25
      • 5
      • 28
      • 2
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of 4 mins ago
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      Gravitate
      (www.gravitatenortheast.com)

      Trail Running Stats

      Trails (view details)
      53
      Trails Mountain Bike
      61
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      53
      Trails Trail Running
      53
      Total Distance
      18 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      10 miles
      Total Descent
      4,094 ft
      Total Vertical
      377 ft
      Reports
      322

      Photos of Kirkhill Forest

      10 |
      May 10, 2019 @ 12:06am
      May 10, 2019
      34 |
      Apr 25, 2018 @ 12:27pm
      Apr 25, 2018
      66 |
      Mar 26, 2017 @ 2:37pm
      Mar 26, 2017
      trail: Backdoor
      55 |
      Feb 29, 2004 @ 7:43pm
      Feb 29, 2004

      Videos of Kirkhill Forest

      Best Action Clip Ever
      0:39 | 363 | Jul 11, 2016
      Tight as a Badgers
      2:30 | 370 | Mar 11, 2018 , Aberdeen
      Flee the Tower
      0:52 | 233 | Mar 11, 2018 , Aberdeen
      Kirkhill - Sweet and Sour
      749 | Apr 29, 2017 , Aberdeen

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Straight Down
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 8:26am
      4 mins
      Wetf1nnl3strangeMountain Bike Hard to find slightly overgrown
      Grass Shortcut
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 8:25am
      5 mins
      Prevalent Mudf1nnl3strangeMountain Bike
      Pedal Pedal Drop
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 8:25am
      5 mins
      Prevalent Mudf1nnl3strangeMountain Bike Major Water drainage issue, large mud holes
      Forest Road
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 8:23am
      7 mins
      Variablef1nnl3strangeMountain Bike
      Backdoor
      Sep 3, 2019 @ 4:33am
      Sep 3, 2019
      VariableGavinJBMountain Bike
      Cut Through
      Sep 3, 2019 @ 4:33am
      Sep 3, 2019
      VariableGavinJBMountain Bike
      Hidden Treasures
      Sep 3, 2019 @ 4:33am
      Sep 3, 2019
      VariableGavinJBMountain Bike
      Techy Climb
      Jun 16, 2019 @ 6:02am
      Jun 16, 2019
      VariableedwynoeMountain Bike
      Fallen Tree
      Jun 16, 2019 @ 6:02am
      Jun 16, 2019
      VariableedwynoeMountain Bike
      Shortcut
      Jun 16, 2019 @ 6:02am
      Jun 16, 2019
      VariableedwynoeMountain Bike

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1603100f1nnl3strangeaddreportForest Road and 4 more
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 8:24am
      6 mins
      user #1603100f1nnl3strangeriddentrailForest Road
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 8:23am
      6 mins
      user #1884642AdamNeverGetOldaddreportGrass Shortcut
      Sep 5, 2019 @ 3:21pm
      Sep 5, 2019
      user #1363838GavinJBaddreportBackdoor and 2 more
      Sep 3, 2019 @ 7:11am
      Sep 3, 2019
      user #1872478ScottarnotriddentrailShortcut and 1 more
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 3:28am
      Aug 17, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1178845BrotherDunntrailPedal Pedal DropThere is a tree down blocking the trail about...
      Sep 24, 2018 @ 5:12am
      Sep 24, 2018
      user #1069107ShaunnyDonnytrailThe EscapeNot the best on a hardtail...lol
      May 15, 2018 @ 1:24pm
      May 15, 2018

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