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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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      Region Details
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      Caution on 6 hours
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      NWTA
      (nw-trail.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #3,373
      State Ranking
      #87
      Trails (view details)
      27
      Trails Mountain Bike
      25
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      27
      Trails Trail Running
      27
      Total Distance
      83 miles
      Total Descent
      22,331 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,234 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      5,846 ft
      Reports
      56
      Photos
      84
      Ridden Counter
      714

      Photos of Mt. Saint Helens Mountain Bike

      30 |
      Jul 11, 2019 @ 5:49pm
      Jul 11, 2019
      85 |
      May 3, 2019 @ 8:02pm
      May 3, 2019
      363 |
      Jun 12, 2017 @ 8:08pm
      Jun 12, 2017
      777 |
      Apr 17, 2016 @ 6:30pm
      Apr 17, 2016

      Videos of Mt. Saint Helens Mountain Bike

      Full Moon Night Ride on Mount Saint Helens
      2:50 | 56 | Jul 28, 2018
      Mt St Helens slideshow & helmet cam.
      5:30 | 629 | Apr 16, 2016
      Some Smith Creek
      1:41 | 458 | Sep 16, 2015
      youtuber VOTR Ape Canyon to Smith Creek
      14:26 | 38 | Jul 25, 2019 , Cougar

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Boundary Trail # 1 | Cold Creek to Norway Pass
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 10:29pm
      6 hours
      Dryi-g-o-rAll clear
      Loowit #216: Sheep Canyon - Butte Camp
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 2:57pm
      14 hours
      Dryavid8The trail remains incorrect on trail...
      Trail #240 Sheep Canyon
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 1:38pm
      15 hours
      UnknownpsockeyebobThe NWTA (www.nw-trail.org) 2019 SHIFT...
      Loowit #216: Castle Ridge - Sheep Canyon
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 1:36pm
      15 hours
      UnknownpsockeyebobThe NWTA (www.nw-trail.org) 2019 SHIFT...
      Toutle Trail
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 9:57am
      3 days
      Dryavid8Running great. Amazing scenery through...
      Butte Camp Trail #238A
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 9:57am
      3 days
      Unknownavid8glad I didn't ride up this trail, but it...
      Ape Canyon Trail
      Aug 9, 2019 @ 11:04pm
      Aug 9, 2019
      Drycherny2004Great condition. Super quiet on a...
      Pine Marten
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 8:53am
      Jul 20, 2019
      Dryvtecpg1
      Sasquatch Trail
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 8:53am
      Jul 20, 2019
      Dryvtecpg1
      Sasquatch Alternate
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 8:53am
      Jul 20, 2019
      Dryvtecpg1

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1900953WomanegaddridelogAug 16, 2019 ride log and 1 more
      Aug 20, 2019 @ 4:28am
      19 mins
      user #906167i-g-o-raddreportBoundary Trail # 1 | Cold Creek to Norway Pass
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 10:30pm
      6 hours
      user #906167i-g-o-rvotetrailBoundary Trail # 1 | Cold Creek to Norway Pass
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 10:29pm
      6 hours
      user #249974teclariddentrailTrail #240 Sheep Canyon
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 9:02pm
      8 hours
      user #249974teclavotetrailTrail #240 Sheep Canyon
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 9:02pm
      8 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #952668gafototrailApe Canyon TrailAvoid on the weekends. The traffic makes this...
      Aug 2, 2019 @ 11:12pm
      Aug 2, 2019
      user #444145ajarolimektrailSmith Creek TrailTop is steep, exposed, loose, and off camber....
      Aug 2, 2019 @ 7:24am
      Aug 2, 2019
      user #1796676SuperfundamentaltrailLoowit #216: Castle Ridge - Sheep Canyon“Sanctioned” means “allowed” and...
      Jun 28, 2019 @ 12:24pm
      Jun 28, 2019
      user #373565jgustatrailButte Camp Trail #238AAll clear for the year and snow free up to...
      Jun 22, 2019 @ 11:22pm
      Jun 22, 2019
      user #249974teclatrailSmith Creek Trail #225This should probably be removed and rerouted...
      Jan 29, 2019 @ 10:04pm
      Jan 29, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Coldwater Lake / Mt Margaret 38.7 km
      Lewis River 212.9 km
      Goat Mountain 2 6 213.7 km
      Siouxon Area 1 5 415.1 km
      Falls Creek 1 9 120.6 km

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