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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
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  • 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
  • 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
      • 61
      • 2
      • 172
      • 37
      • 11
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 days
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      358
      Trails Mountain Bike
      284
      Trails E-Bike
      11
      Trails Hike
      352
      Trails Trail Running
      352
      Trails Horse
      20
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Total Distance
      365 miles
      Total Descent
      80,938 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,755 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,756 ft
      Reports
      901
      Photos
      1,952
      Ridden Counter
      29,298

      Popular Monterey County Mountain Biking Trails

      statustitledifficultyrating
      Trail 41 (Upper)
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Trail 42 Alt Entrance
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Trail 42
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Trail 44
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Trail 49 - South
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Trail 41 (Lower)
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Trail 50 - South
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Trail 50 - North
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Connector
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Trail 36
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Lower Lower
      Toro Regional Park
      Pipeline
      Toro Regional Park
      Trail 48
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Trail 43
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Trail 78
      Fort Ord National Monument

      Monterey County Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Kyle's Bench Loop
      Marina
      8 miles
      Trail 82 Ride
      Happy Trails
      16 miles
      Creekside Tour
      Monterey
      15 miles
      2019 NICA #3 Ft Ord
      Marina
      6 miles
      Creekside Ramble
      Salinas
      8 miles
      Builders Best
      Monterey County
      15 miles
      Toro Enduro
      Toro Regional Park
      13 miles
      Sunday MTB Cross Country CAT2/3 and Junior LONG race
      Laguna Seca
      14 miles
      Road Race race
      Laguna Seca
      12 miles
      Gravel Grinder race
      Laguna Seca
      29 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 19 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 184 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance

      Photos of Monterey County Mountain Bike

      522 |
      Aug 9, 2017 @ 1:35pm
      Aug 9, 2017
      116 |
      May 2, 2017 @ 12:01pm
      May 2, 2017
      109 |
      May 2, 2017 @ 12:01pm
      May 2, 2017
      252 |
      May 2, 2017 @ 11:11am
      May 2, 2017

      Videos of Monterey County Mountain Bike

      friday fails
      0:24 | 1162 | Jun 1, 2019
      Sea Otter Downhill Trail
      3:42 | 307 | May 30, 2019
      Trail 47 Highlights
      trail: Trail 47
      5:25 | 160 | May 29, 2019
      friday fail sea otter classic
      0:06 | 307 | May 10, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Bunker Road
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 1:32pm
      Jul 25, 2020
      DryMgrandLots of sand and big pits due to erosion

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Trail 50 - South
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Aug 2, 2020 @ 7:27pm
      2 days
      DryNicky41Dry and sandy. One of the off camber...
      Trail 95
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Jul 29, 2020 @ 9:30pm
      Jul 29, 2020
      DryNicky41Rutty and sandy
      Head Knocker
      Monterey
      Jul 26, 2020 @ 8:27pm
      Jul 26, 2020
      DryDrewsorci831The berm after the tree branch you can...
      Jerry Smith Access Corridor
      Happy Trails
      Jul 26, 2020 @ 3:35pm
      Jul 26, 2020
      IdealMagu742
      Fort Ord Dunes State Park Rec Trail
      Monterey
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 10:57am
      Jul 21, 2020
      DryRocklinrolla1E-Bike
      Trail 42
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 8:16am
      Jul 21, 2020
      DrySteamboatjohnsonExtremely overgrown with poison oak. Most...
      Trail 47
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 8:15am
      Jul 21, 2020
      DrySteamboatjohnsonHard pack and dry
      Trail 49 - South
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Jul 20, 2020 @ 8:49am
      Jul 20, 2020
      Drycoachtim1973Sandy in some areas. No issue if you...
      Trail 49 - North
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Jul 20, 2020 @ 8:49am
      Jul 20, 2020
      Idealcoachtim1973Hard packed and fast, great condition!
      Trail 22
      Fort Ord National Monument
      Jul 19, 2020 @ 7:01pm
      Jul 19, 2020
      Very Dry60crewchiefDeeply rutted and long sandy powder...

      Activity Feed

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      user #2325806B5olwishlisttrailArroyo Seco - Indians Road
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 11:51pm
      7 hours
      user #2064673bigredd42commenttrailRancho Loop
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 10:28pm
      1 days
      user #2334488JameswilhitewishlisttrailMonterey Bay Coastal Trail - Marina/Castroville Section
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 5:10pm
      2 days
      user #2334488JameswilhitewishlisttrailMonterey Bay Coastal Trail - Seaside/Sand City Section
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 5:10pm
      2 days
      user #2239960Nicky41addreportTrail 50 - South
      Aug 2, 2020 @ 7:27pm
      2 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2064673bigredd42trailRancho LoopOk
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 10:28pm
      1 days
      user #1713694GeoffiretrailTrail 49 - Northlovely climb, I imagine it's a fun DH also
      May 27, 2020 @ 6:13am
      May 27, 2020
      user #1713694GeoffiretrailTrail 42Great trail, one of the best in the area.
      May 27, 2020 @ 6:11am
      May 27, 2020
      user #1713694GeoffiretrailTrail 82Fast and flowy trail but tons of brake bumps!...
      May 27, 2020 @ 6:09am
      May 27, 2020
      user #1713694GeoffiretrailEucalyptus RoadBoring paved road. Quick way out of the area...
      May 20, 2020 @ 1:48pm
      May 20, 2020

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