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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
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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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • 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
      • 2
      • 3
      • 7
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of Sep 29, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      14
      Trails Mountain Bike
      14
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      13
      Trails Trail Running
      13
      Total Distance
      26 miles
      Total Descent
      1,974 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,348 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,919 ft
      Reports
      10
      Photos
      26
      Ridden Counter
      168
      Sub Regions

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 7 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance

      Photos of Lake Cowichan Mountain Bike

      9 |
      Aug 2, 2020 @ 7:00pm
      Aug 2, 2020
      trail: Fresh Berms
      46 |
      Jul 27, 2019 @ 11:44am
      Jul 27, 2019
      trail: 50/50
      31 |
      Jul 27, 2019 @ 11:09am
      Jul 27, 2019
      trail: 50/50
      37 |
      Jul 27, 2019 @ 11:05am
      Jul 27, 2019

      Videos of Lake Cowichan Mountain Bike

      this doesn't seem right.
      trail: 50/50
      0:33 | 397 | May 23, 2011
      Mountain Biking in Lake Cowichan, BC, 2018
      14:50 | 672 | Jun 11, 2018 , Lake Cowichan

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Robert Brown Trail
      Sep 29, 2020 @ 2:40pm
      Sep 29, 2020
      IdealBaxterbaby
      Elk Trail
      Jul 9, 2020 @ 4:59pm
      Jul 9, 2020
      Drytomich1A little over grown but not to bad. Still...
      Fresh Berms
      Mar 9, 2019 @ 4:18pm
      Mar 9, 2019
      Freeze/thaw Cyclebikingwithpandatoo many downed trees and deep slushy...
      Beaver Creek Trail
      Dec 4, 2018 @ 8:36am
      Dec 4, 2018
      Unknownalandc Numerous trees down
      Old Road
      Jul 11, 2018 @ 4:12pm
      Jul 11, 2018
      DryjohnooOld road / trail. Over grown. Not easy to...
      Skyward
      Jun 1, 2018 @ 5:46pm
      Jun 1, 2018
      UnknownVictoriaSongsA primary portion of this trail was cut...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1859983BaxterbabyaddreportRobert Brown Trail
      Sep 30, 2020 @ 6:40am
      Sep 30, 2020
      user #1201999marcdoucettecommenttrailRobert Brown Trail and 1 more
      Sep 5, 2020 @ 7:17pm
      Sep 5, 2020
      user #1512124mosabuariddentrail50/50
      Aug 29, 2020 @ 5:51pm
      Aug 29, 2020
      user #1512124mosabuariddentrailBeaver Lake Trail and 3 more
      Aug 29, 2020 @ 5:51pm
      Aug 29, 2020
      user #2292121BdparkervotetrailElk Trail
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 1:42pm
      Aug 3, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1201999marcdoucettetrailSneaky BeaverOvergrown, fairly techy
      Sep 5, 2020 @ 7:17pm
      Sep 5, 2020
      user #1201999marcdoucettetrailRobert Brown TrailOvergrown in parts, poorly marked. More like a...
      Sep 5, 2020 @ 7:17pm
      Sep 5, 2020
      user #1654757tomich1trailElk TrailA little overgrown like the description says...
      Jul 9, 2020 @ 5:04pm
      Jul 9, 2020
      user #1540140NorthnictrailBeaver Lake TrailDirections given by maps dont work
      Mar 17, 2019 @ 11:48am
      Mar 17, 2019
      user #48099johnootrail525Very steep shoot. More like a slide than a...
      Jul 6, 2018 @ 11:59am
      Jul 6, 2018

      Local Badges

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