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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
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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
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  • < 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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  • 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
  • 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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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Region Details
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      • 9
      • 7

      Region Status
      Open as of Aug 20, 2019 ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #4,901
      State Ranking
      #23
      Trails (view details)
      31
      Trails Mountain Bike
      31
      Trails Hike
      31
      Trails Trail Running
      30
      Total Distance
      24 miles
      Total Descent
      5,806 ft
      Total Vertical
      305 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      714 ft
      Reports
      13
      Photos
      6
      Ridden Counter
      860

      Nathan Hale State Forest Mountain Bike Routes

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      Inner south loop
      6 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 7 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 2 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 15 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance

      Photos of Nathan Hale State Forest Mountain Bike

      trail: El Refri
      4 |
      Feb 25, 2019 @ 2:29pm
      Feb 25, 2019
      trail: El Refri
      5 |
      Feb 25, 2019 @ 2:29pm
      Feb 25, 2019
      trail: El Refri
      5 |
      Feb 25, 2019 @ 2:29pm
      Feb 25, 2019
      trail: El Refri
      4 |
      Feb 25, 2019 @ 2:29pm
      Feb 25, 2019

      Videos of Nathan Hale State Forest Mountain Bike

      Greg Bosworth/Jared Crandall Split Edit
      trail: Split
      4:04 | 301 | Oct 31, 2012
      Snow Riding
      1:40 | 190 | Feb 25, 2012
      COFFEE BEANS & SWITCHBACKS PART 3
      1:12 | 101 | Jul 18, 2011
      COFFEE BEANS & SWITCHBACKS PART 2
      4:42 | 110 | Jul 18, 2011

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1003199TookieTaswishlisttrailpunisher and 5 more
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 7:36am
      7 hours
      user #1897493dmanley4riddentrailSwitchbacks loop and 2 more
      Aug 28, 2019 @ 6:39pm
      Aug 28, 2019
      user #1887114only1battmanaddreportSmall loop and 3 more
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 1:17pm
      Aug 23, 2019
      user #1897493dmanley4riddentrailTwists and rocks and 7 more
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 6:36am
      Aug 17, 2019
      user #1658665JonmoultonvotetrailEasy Way Out (connecting trail)
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 4:24pm
      Aug 16, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Gay City State Park 6 2 15.7 km
      UConn Forest: Fenton Tract 2 107 km
      Schoolhouse Brook Park 147.1 km
      Crandall Park 5 13 17.1 km
      Case Mountain 16 68 117.8 km

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