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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
      • 20
      • 1
      • 14
      • 31

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 days

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      195
      Trails Mountain Bike
      66
      Trails E-Bike
      22
      Trails Hike
      199
      Trails Trail Running
      199
      Trails Horse
      49
      Total Distance
      616 miles
      Total Descent
      128,823 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,329 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,660 ft
      Reports
      189
      Photos
      119
      Ridden Counter
      4,661

      Popular Nantahala Mountain Biking Trails

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      Tinker's Dream
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      Kessel Run
      Fire Mountain Trails
      Lazy Elk
      Fire Mountain Trails
      Spearfinger
      Fire Mountain Trails
      Uktena
      Fire Mountain Trails
      Parking Lot
      Tsali Recreation Area
      Right Loop
      Tsali Recreation Area
      Mouse Branch Loop
      Tsali Recreation Area
      Thompson Loop
      Tsali Recreation Area
      Thompson Loop Access
      Tsali Recreation Area
      Left Loop
      Tsali Recreation Area
      County Line Road
      Tsali Recreation Area
      Mouse Branch Overlook Loop
      Tsali Recreation Area
      Waya Trail
      Fire Mountain Trails
      Fire Tower Trail
      Fire Mountain Trails

      Nantahala Mountain Bike Routes

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      Fire On The Mountain Loops
      Fire Mountain Trails
      11 miles
      Tsali (IMBA Epic)
      Tsali Recreation Area
      24 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 1 rides
      • 25 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 14 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance

      Photos of Nantahala Mountain Bike

      trail: Spearfinger
      9 |
      Dec 31, 2019 @ 3:39pm
      Dec 31, 2019
      trail: Kessel Run
      38 |
      May 17, 2019 @ 7:57pm
      May 17, 2019
      trail: Spearfinger
      32 |
      Jul 29, 2017 @ 11:00am
      Jul 29, 2017
      trail: Kessel Run
      249 |
      Jun 6, 2017 @ 7:52am
      Jun 6, 2017
      | 1 comments

      Videos of Nantahala Mountain Bike

      10 years old. Uktena
      trail: Uktena
      0:30 | 46 | Aug 10, 2019
      Hood River
      0:15 | 27 | Aug 27, 2017
      Bailey Bike Park step down and crash
      0:29 | 681 | Mar 6, 2016
      5 to 6 connector trail rock huck
      trail: Connector
      0:07 | 70 | Jun 7, 2014

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Overlook Loop
      Tsali Recreation Area
      Feb 3, 2020 @ 8:08am
      Feb 3, 2020
      DrynikodemusLots of downed trees

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1091538Louie66pwishlisttrailKessel Run
      Feb 26, 2020 @ 11:56am
      2 days
      user #1354132Barrett-WoodaddreportUktena
      Feb 26, 2020 @ 11:16am
      2 days
      user #1870909Nickrickman6wishlisttrailLeft Loop
      Feb 17, 2020 @ 8:09pm
      Feb 17, 2020
      user #2031751Ryankarcher99addphoto in My City and 3 more
      Feb 5, 2020 @ 2:11pm
      Feb 5, 2020
      user #2031751Ryankarcher99addreportGribble Gap Loop
      Feb 5, 2020 @ 2:08pm
      Feb 5, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1424697cyclingdude4452trailConley's Creek RdIt is pavement until a little past the first...
      Jan 16, 2020 @ 7:39pm
      Jan 16, 2020
      user #1744588wnchiker1975reportUktenaTrees have been removed but leaves are slick...
      Nov 21, 2019 @ 4:23pm
      Nov 21, 2019
      user #1632151Thod24trailRudy's RevengeCan’t wait to see this trail come to...
      Oct 24, 2019 @ 7:36pm
      Oct 24, 2019
      user #1106643Drewnelson21btrailConley's Creek RdJ
      Sep 6, 2019 @ 7:03pm
      Sep 6, 2019
      user #1814009EmfabichtrailUktenaGreat downhill, super fast, a lot of hairpin...
      Aug 25, 2019 @ 6:14pm
      Aug 25, 2019

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      • Admins: SORBA, softbatch, 906Yooper906, NA-SORBA
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