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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

LEGEND
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
  • 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
      • 18
      • 1
      • 32
      • 53
      • 21
      • 4

      Region Status
      Open as of Nov 22, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      132
      Trails Mountain Bike
      133
      Trails E-Bike
      7
      Trails Hike
      134
      Trails Trail Running
      134
      Trails Horse
      2
      Trails Dirtbike
      1
      Trails Snowmobile
      3
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      334 miles
      Total Descent
      75,633 ft
      Total Vertical
      6,952 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,079 ft
      Reports
      361
      Photos
      336
      Ridden Counter
      2,351

      Popular Methow Valley Mountain Biking Trails

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      Buck Mountain
      Buck Mountain
      Lower Inside Passage
      Sun Mountain
      Pete's Dragon
      Sun Mountain
      Climb It Change Upper
      Sun Mountain
      Climb It Change Lower
      Sun Mountain
      Patterson Lake Trail
      Sun Mountain
      Wild Turkey
      Sun Mountain
      Rendezvous Basin Loop
      Rendezvous Mountain
      Cutthroat Pass
      Winthrop
      Woodpecker
      Sun Mountain
      Black Bear
      Sun Mountain
      Martin Creek Trail #429 Climb
      Angels Staircase / Uno Peak
      Meadowlark Trail
      Winthrop
      Rader Creek
      Sun Mountain
      Cooney Lake Trail #434
      Angels Staircase / Uno Peak

      Methow Valley Mountain Bike Routes

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      The Foggy Lollipop
      Twisp
      15 miles
      Angel's Staircase
      Twisp
      21 miles
      Heavens Gate
      Twisp
      35 miles
      Angel's Staircase (Foggy Dew Entrance)
      Twisp
      30 miles
      Chickadee to Thompson Ridge Trail loop
      Sun Mountain
      20 miles
      Buck Mountain Loop
      Buck Mountain
      13 miles
      The Great Western Traverse
      Twisp
      33 miles
      Angels Gate
      Twisp
      32 miles
      Freehub Magazine: Angel's Staircase
      Twisp
      19 miles
      Starvation Mountain Loop
      Twisp
      24 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 2 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 8 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 29 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance

      Photos of Methow Valley Mountain Bike

      110 |
      Jul 7, 2019 @ 2:42pm
      Jul 7, 2019
      243 |
      Oct 7, 2017 @ 10:13am
      Oct 7, 2017
      188 |
      Aug 24, 2017 @ 12:05pm
      Aug 24, 2017
      151 |
      Aug 24, 2017 @ 12:05pm
      Aug 24, 2017

      Videos of Methow Valley Mountain Bike

      From the top
      3:44 | | Aug 1, 2019
      Magpie to Black Bear
      trail: Black Bear
      7:04 | 467 | Oct 27, 2016
      HOME // Episode 2: East Side Adventure with...
      5:12 | 20088 | Jan 26, 2016
      Love and Bicycles
      5:15 | 598 | Aug 13, 2015

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #592095josephrbrownupdatedirectoryMethow Cycle & Sport
      Jan 20, 2020 @ 12:22pm
      5 hours
      user #2017052fkollikewishlisttrailRendezvous Basin Loop
      Jan 12, 2020 @ 8:25pm
      Jan 12, 2020
      user #2017052fkollikewishlisttrailThompson Ridge
      Jan 12, 2020 @ 8:08pm
      Jan 12, 2020
      user #1488306GdjameswishlisttrailBuck Mountain
      Jan 10, 2020 @ 10:18am
      Jan 10, 2020
      user #1151923FastWheels700wishlisttrailThompson Ridge
      Jan 7, 2020 @ 6:54pm
      Jan 7, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1589733BasedGawdtrailThompson RidgeThis wasn't here when I visited in summer......
      Nov 13, 2019 @ 6:05am
      Nov 13, 2019
      user #1282538pclementtrailThompson RidgeAn amazing trail! Best in the valley.
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 3:05pm
      Oct 20, 2019
      user #592095josephrbrowntrailThompson RidgeStay tuned!!!
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 1:18pm
      Oct 14, 2019
      user #619612cbkoontztrailThompson RidgeThis is exactly what the area was missing,...
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 1:09pm
      Oct 14, 2019
      user #1228419alexackerleytrailPipestone Rim TrailLeave your dog at home. I nearly had a...
      Sep 28, 2019 @ 8:55pm
      Sep 28, 2019

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