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      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). Merrell footwear is our title sponsor and all trail segments are named after some of their most popular shoes Merrell Trail is the most popular trail system in the greater Grand Rapids area.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Dirt Parking Lot google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 3
      • 3
      • 6
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 14, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      13
      Trails Mountain Bike
      13
      Trails Hike
      12
      Trails Trail Running
      12
      Total Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent
      1,435 ft
      Total Vertical
      186 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      998 ft
      Reports
      2,884
      Photos
      17
      Ridden Counter
      6,466

      Popular Merrell Trail Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 3 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 7 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 39 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance

      Photos of Merrell Trail Mountain Bike

      trail: Wynalda
      181 |
      Apr 18, 2019 @ 6:46pm
      Apr 18, 2019
      trail: Wynalda
      147 |
      Apr 18, 2019 @ 6:46pm
      Apr 18, 2019
      trail: Wynalda
      160 |
      Apr 18, 2019 @ 6:46pm
      Apr 18, 2019
      trail: Chameleon
      230 |
      Jan 26, 2019 @ 12:39pm
      Jan 26, 2019
      trail: Chameleon
      203 |
      Jan 26, 2019 @ 12:39pm
      Jan 26, 2019
      trail: Chameleon
      169 |
      Jan 26, 2019 @ 12:39pm
      Jan 26, 2019
      trail: Chameleon
      169 |
      Jan 26, 2019 @ 12:39pm
      Jan 26, 2019
      36 |
      Jan 20, 2019 @ 8:02am
      Jan 20, 2019

      Videos of Merrell Trail Mountain Bike

      Merrell Trail Edit 2015
      trail: Phaser
      3:14 | 698 | Aug 28, 2015
      Riding MTB Merrell Trail in Rockford, Michigan
      trail: Chameleon
      11:15 | 8 | Jul 13, 2021 , Rockford
      Riding MTB Merrell Trail in Rockford, Michigan
      trail: Sawtooth
      11:15 | 10 | Jul 13, 2021 , Rockford
      Merrell Trail Fat Bike Adventure

      3:55 | 32 | Jan 25, 2021

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Mix Master
      Jul 14, 2021 @ 9:46am
      Jul 14, 2021
      DryTimmiedisc Tree down
      Outbound
      Jul 11, 2021 @ 2:02pm
      Jul 11, 2021
      Idealgiandmolina REPORTER
      Sawtooth
      Jul 11, 2021 @ 2:02pm
      Jul 11, 2021
      Idealgiandmolina REPORTER
      Wynalda
      Jul 11, 2021 @ 2:02pm
      Jul 11, 2021
      Idealgiandmolina REPORTER
      Wilderness
      Jul 11, 2021 @ 2:02pm
      Jul 11, 2021
      Idealgiandmolina REPORTER
      Phaser
      Jul 11, 2021 @ 2:02pm
      Jul 11, 2021
      Idealgiandmolina REPORTER
      Siren
      Jul 11, 2021 @ 2:02pm
      Jul 11, 2021
      Idealgiandmolina REPORTER
      Chameleon
      Jul 11, 2021 @ 2:02pm
      Jul 11, 2021
      Idealgiandmolina REPORTER
      Inbound
      Jul 11, 2021 @ 2:02pm
      Jul 11, 2021
      Idealgiandmolina REPORTER
      Wilderness Connector
      Jul 2, 2021 @ 2:18pm
      Jul 2, 2021
      Idealgiandmolina REPORTER

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1639994TimmiediscaddreportMix Master and 1 more
      Jul 14, 2021 @ 9:45am
      Jul 14, 2021
      user #2143954DeeRob11addvideoRiding MTB Merrell Trail in Rockford, Michigan and 1 more
      Jul 13, 2021 @ 6:02pm
      Jul 13, 2021
      user #1483361giandmolinaaddreportOutbound and 7 more
      Jul 12, 2021 @ 6:36am
      Jul 12, 2021
      user #1972505amillion3wishlisttrailChameleon and 9 more
      Jul 4, 2021 @ 6:49pm
      Jul 4, 2021
      user #1483361giandmolinaaddreportOutbound and 6 more
      Jul 2, 2021 @ 5:13pm
      Jul 2, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #305463PowerPantzreportParking LotAre your trails closed when frozen? During...
      Dec 13, 2020 @ 3:07pm
      Dec 13, 2020
      user #2066769TwoleashesreportOutboundLittle slick at some spots
      Mar 22, 2020 @ 12:01pm
      Mar 22, 2020
      user #1909296lonewoolfreportSawtoothBack open today?
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 7:43am
      Oct 12, 2019
      user #1620228Justin4wadereportMix MasterTree done between marker 3 and 4. 1 foot...
      Sep 2, 2018 @ 8:04pm
      Sep 2, 2018

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Luton Park 9 73.7 km
      Cannon Township 25.1 km
      Wahlfield Park 5 9 15.4 km
      Robinette's Apple Haus 2 25.5 km
      Cannonsburg Ski Area 4 6 16.1 km

      Bike & Skill Parks

      nametypecityrating
      Rock City BMXskill parkRockford

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike137 miles1,434 ft3 miles187 ft
      #344#166172,88426,999
      Hike127 miles1,414 ft3 miles187 ft
      #237#1272,88238
      Trail Running127 miles1,414 ft3 miles187 ft
      #240#1282,88213
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