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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
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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
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  • < 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
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  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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Radar Time
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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
      The most popular mountain biking destination for Flagstaff, this riding area includes tech, flow, jumps, views and good times.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
      Land Status: National Forest
      Parking google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 8
      • 17
      • 26
      • 9
      • 5
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of Feb 12, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      68
      Trails Mountain Bike
      67
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      67
      Trails Trail Running
      67
      Trails Horse
      34
      Trails Dirtbike
      2
      Total Distance
      93 miles
      Total Descent
      23,706 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,535 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,285 ft
      Reports
      547
      Photos
      368
      Ridden Counter
      6,423

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 2 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 13 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance

      Photos of MEDL (Mount Elden Dry Lakes) Mountain Bike

      20 |
      Nov 17, 2020 @ 2:21pm
      Nov 17, 2020
      trail: Heart
      5 |
      Nov 3, 2020 @ 7:08pm
      Nov 3, 2020
      trail: Heart
      5 |
      Nov 3, 2020 @ 7:08pm
      Nov 3, 2020
      trail: Heart
      10 |
      Nov 3, 2020 @ 7:08pm
      Nov 3, 2020

      Videos of MEDL (Mount Elden Dry Lakes) Mountain Bike

      trail: Heart
      22:09 | 113 | Oct 13, 2020
      Top of Private Reserve
      0:16 | 155 | Sep 8, 2020
      Private Reserve Happy Ending Crash
      0:06 | 534 | Aug 7, 2020
      Private Reserve Happy Ending Crash
      0:06 | | Aug 7, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Fatmans Loop Trail
      Feb 12, 2021 @ 2:06pm
      Feb 12, 2021
      Variableracecase31Hike
      Rocky Ridge
      Jan 24, 2021 @ 1:39pm
      Jan 24, 2021
      Snow CoveredOb1mattSnowy
      Elden Lookout Road
      Jan 24, 2021 @ 1:38pm
      Jan 24, 2021
      Snow CoveredOb1mattGates closed.
      Scarlet Begonias
      Jan 24, 2021 @ 1:36pm
      Jan 24, 2021
      Snow CoveredOb1mattHiked it. Seems good to go after the snow...
      Oldham Ditch Trail
      Jan 24, 2021 @ 1:33pm
      Jan 24, 2021
      Snow CoveredOb1mattHiked it yesterday. It was snowy. The...
      Sunset (Lower)
      Jan 17, 2021 @ 4:38pm
      Jan 17, 2021
      Snow Packedsmcdxx
      Jedi
      Jan 17, 2021 @ 2:06pm
      Jan 17, 2021
      WetJaredrossmtbA few snowy spots, still rideable
      Elden Springs Road
      Jan 15, 2021 @ 8:53pm
      Jan 15, 2021
      DryponderosatreyEffective 1/15-2/28: Schultz Pass Road...
      FR 420/Schultz Pass Road
      Jan 15, 2021 @ 8:53pm
      Jan 15, 2021
      DryponderosatreyEffective 1/15-2/28: Schultz Pass Road...
      Christmas Tree
      Dec 27, 2020 @ 1:08pm
      Dec 27, 2020
      Dryaryaudry

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2301236JakeTracywishlisttrailPrivate Reserve
      Feb 28, 2021 @ 2:40pm
      9 hours
      user #1687765jdivockwishlisttrailRocky Ridge
      Feb 28, 2021 @ 6:45am
      17 hours
      user #183405stoker1223riddentrailSchultz Creek Access and 17 more
      Feb 22, 2021 @ 5:08pm
      Feb 22, 2021
      user #1248899Jeffav51wishlisttrailHeart
      Feb 18, 2021 @ 7:54am
      Feb 18, 2021
      user #2279787racecase31addreportFatmans Loop Trail
      Feb 16, 2021 @ 5:17am
      Feb 16, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #142441kyleluvsdhtrailPrivate ReserveWishlist :)
      Feb 5, 2021 @ 9:18pm
      Feb 5, 2021
      user #1644171ponderosatreytrailJediDescent*
      Jan 9, 2021 @ 7:09pm
      Jan 9, 2021
      user #1896703Butterman55trailJediYeah, this is now called Jedi, but only...
      Jan 9, 2021 @ 10:39am
      Jan 9, 2021
      user #1354372machoprincesstrailForces Of NatureThe blue rating is accurate. Not being a flow...
      Jan 9, 2021 @ 8:51am
      Jan 9, 2021
      user #2377441ForrestFanaratrailHeartGreat trail, beautiful views. A couple...
      Nov 3, 2020 @ 7:20pm
      Nov 3, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Fort Valley Trail System 6 16 52.9 km
      Observatory Mesa 3 14.7 km
      Campbell Mesa Trail System 7 1 15.3 km
      San Francisco Peaks 3 12 56.5 km
      Fort Tuthill 6 6 2 19.2 km

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike6792 miles21,919 ft51 miles2,536 ft
      #365#17236754723,390
      E-Bike219 miles2,201 ft12 miles1,325 ft
      #66831315
      Hike6793 miles23,501 ft52 miles2,536 ft
      #253#136544249
      Trail Running6793 miles23,501 ft52 miles2,536 ft
      #256#137544211
      Horse3460 miles11,135 ft31 miles2,536 ft
      #19#1712713
      Dirtbike219 miles2,201 ft12 miles1,325 ft
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