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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
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

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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
  • 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
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      Open on Aug 8, 2019
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      MORC
      (www.morcmtb.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #365
      State Ranking
      #3
      Trails (view details)
      28
      Trails Mountain Bike
      28
      Trails Hike
      27
      Trails Trail Running
      27
      Total Distance
      22 miles
      Total Descent
      2,294 ft
      Total Vertical
      150 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      972 ft
      Reports
      127
      Photos
      50
      Ridden Counter
      4,568
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Minneapolis Mountain Bike

      trail: Area 36
      62 |
      Aug 26, 2018 @ 12:59pm
      Aug 26, 2018
      trail: Area 36
      60 |
      Aug 26, 2018 @ 12:58pm
      Aug 26, 2018
      45 |
      Aug 26, 2018 @ 11:34am
      Aug 26, 2018
      155 |
      Oct 3, 2016 @ 6:23am
      Oct 3, 2016

      Videos of Minneapolis Mountain Bike

      Catching the Buzz at Wirth!
      trail: SW Loop
      1:35 | 115 | Oct 22, 2018
      Close up of ski trail gap
      0:10 | 67 | May 13, 2018
      Ski Trail gap into woods section
      0:22 | 49 | May 13, 2018
      Another shot of Gap
      0:04 | 36 | May 13, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      SW Loop Access
      Aug 8, 2019 @ 10:41am
      Aug 8, 2019
      DryDirtbrakes
      SW Loop
      Aug 8, 2019 @ 10:41am
      Aug 8, 2019
      DryDirtbrakesDowned tree

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      South Loop
      Jul 17, 2019 @ 3:12pm
      Jul 17, 2019
      Variablealfotscha couple of greasy spots
      Brownie Access
      Jul 1, 2019 @ 9:36am
      Jul 1, 2019
      WetP8ik8e
      Brownie Lake
      Jun 26, 2019 @ 12:41pm
      Jun 26, 2019
      DryDirtbrakesThe vegetation is getting a bit thick....
      Area 36
      Jun 3, 2019 @ 4:28am
      Jun 3, 2019
      VariablealfotschThere is a bit of detour rerouting but...
      The Tube
      Jun 3, 2019 @ 4:28am
      Jun 3, 2019
      VariablealfotschThere is a bit of detour rerouting but...
      Greenwood Connector
      Jun 3, 2019 @ 4:28am
      Jun 3, 2019
      DryalfotschThe North entrance is closed so you need...
      Big Berm Bypass
      Jun 3, 2019 @ 4:28am
      Jun 3, 2019
      Dryalfotsch
      The Quarry
      Jun 3, 2019 @ 4:28am
      Jun 3, 2019
      Variablealfotschtons of rerouting
      Spaghetti Berms Bypass
      Jun 3, 2019 @ 4:28am
      Jun 3, 2019
      Dryalfotsch
      Karate Monkey
      May 31, 2019 @ 8:49am
      May 31, 2019
      Variablerhitchcock23

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1059973katbudaddridelogAug 16, 2019 ride log and 3 more
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 8:21am
      12 mins
      user #1059973katbudaddridelogAug 15, 2019 ride log
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 8:20am
      13 mins
      user #1683756mattweieraddridelogAug 17, 2019 ride log
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 6:29am
      2 hours
      user #1038519youshineaddridelogAug 17, 2019 ride log
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 5:45am
      3 hours
      user #1357496bpsmplsaddridelogAug 16, 2019 ride log
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 7:58pm
      13 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1429055DavidsoustertrailBrownie LakeBest technical trail in the twin cities....
      Nov 20, 2017 @ 5:21pm
      Nov 20, 2017
      user #1040234WyattnelskillparkCottage Grove Bike ParkReports at https://www.facebook.com/cottagegrovebp
      Oct 3, 2015 @ 10:07am
      Oct 3, 2015

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Theodore Wirth Park 5 11 30.5 km
      Reservoir Woods Park 4 2 19.8 km
      Minnesota River Trail 1 111.7 km
      Minnesota River Bottoms 4 213 km
      Elm Creek Park 5 214.6 km

      Local Badges

      • By michaelmckenzie BSMTB & contributors
      • Admins: namdoogttam, Redpine, CycleKrieg
      • #6090 - 2,167 views

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