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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
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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
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 intendid 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

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Machine-built trail system designed for advanced mountain bike riding. Rip around the berms, shred the downhill trails, and enjoy several technical structures, bridges, rock gardens (Mix Master), rutty sections, a jump section (Wynalda Loop), and a testy advanced trail (Sawtooth). Most popular trail system in the greater Grand Rapids area.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Dirt Parking Lot google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 3
      • 3
      • 6
      • 1


      Open on 1 days
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      WMMBA
      (wmmba.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #196
      State Ranking
      #4
      Trails (view details)
      13
      Trails Mountain Bike
      14
      Trails Hike
      13
      Trails Trail Running
      13
      Total Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      3 miles
      Total Descent
      1,514 ft
      Total Vertical
      186 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      998 ft
      Reports
      663
      Photos
      9
      Ridden Counter
      2,374

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      Photos of Merrell Trail Mountain Bike

      trail: Chameleon
      5 |
      Jan 26, 2019 @ 12:39pm
      Jan 26, 2019
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      trail: Chameleon
      5 |
      Jan 26, 2019 @ 12:39pm
      Jan 26, 2019
      Chameleon, Rockford
      trail: Chameleon
      4 |
      Jan 26, 2019 @ 12:39pm
      Jan 26, 2019
      Chameleon, Rockford
      trail: Chameleon
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      Jan 26, 2019 @ 12:39pm
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      Videos of Merrell Trail Mountain Bike

      Merrell Trail Edit 2015
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      Merrell Trail Mountain Bike Routes

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      Recent Comments

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      user #1620228Justin4wadereportMix MasterTree done between marker 3 and 4. 1 foot...
      Sep 2, 2018 @ 8:04pm
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