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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
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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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • 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
      • 13
      • 3
      • 58
      • 73
      • 9

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 25, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      242
      Trails Mountain Bike
      156
      Trails Hike
      242
      Trails Trail Running
      242
      Trails Horse
      86
      Total Distance
      269 miles
      Total Descent
      16,782 ft
      Total Vertical
      590 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,186 ft
      Reports
      1,456
      Photos
      86
      Ridden Counter
      20,739

      Popular Northeast Metro Detroit Mountain Biking Trails

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      Pontiac Loop #5 - #6
      Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
      Pontiac Loop #4 - #5
      Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
      Pontiac Loop #2 - #3
      Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
      Pontiac Loop #3 - #4
      Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
      Pontiac Loop #6 - #7
      Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
      Pontiac Loop #8 - #9
      Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
      Pontiac Loop #7 - #8
      Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
      Pontiac Loop #11 - #2
      Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
      Pontiac Loop #10 - #11
      Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
      Pontiac Loop #1 - #2
      Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
      Pontiac Loop Alternate (Hard)
      Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
      Pontiac Loop Alternate (Hard)
      Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
      Roller Coaster
      Stony Creek Metropark
      Pontiac Loop #9 - #10
      Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
      Addison Oaks Loop
      Addison Oaks County Park

      Northeast Metro Detroit Mountain Bike Routes

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      Pontiac Intermediate Route
      Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
      9 miles
      Pontiac Hard Route
      Pontiac Lake Recreation Area
      9 miles
      Holly Hard Route
      Holly-Holdridge Mountain Bike Trail
      13 miles
      Holly Easy Route
      Holly-Holdridge Mountain Bike Trail
      6 miles
      Lake Orion Highschool - old route
      Lake Orion High School Trail
      8 miles
      Yellow-Red loop connector
      River Bends Park
      315 ft
      Red-Yellow Connector
      River Bends Park
      456 ft
      11 mile River Bends Park Fat Bike Ridepopular ridelog11 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 18 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 5 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 162 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance

      Photos of Northeast Metro Detroit Mountain Bike

      trail: Bloomer Trail
      11 |
      Sep 24, 2020 @ 6:19am
      Sep 24, 2020
      trail: Bloomer Trail
      7 |
      Sep 24, 2020 @ 6:19am
      Sep 24, 2020
      trail: Bloomer Trail
      9 |
      Sep 24, 2020 @ 6:19am
      Sep 24, 2020
      2 |
      Sep 23, 2020 @ 2:53pm
      Sep 23, 2020

      Videos of Northeast Metro Detroit Mountain Bike

      Friday Fails submission
      0:11 | 245 | Nov 10, 2019
      4 Foot Step Up
      1:00 | 127 | Oct 24, 2017
      'oof'
      0:06 | 54 | Aug 16, 2017
      'The Pines'
      trail: The Pines
      2:49 | 579 | Jun 15, 2015

      Current Trail Warnings

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      River Bends to Utica Connector
      River Bends Park
      Oct 11, 2020 @ 2:47pm
      Oct 11, 2020
      DryTeeosterTunnel under M59 is closed

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #2349362Nill0criddentrailRoller Coaster Connector and 3 more
      Oct 26, 2020 @ 4:25pm
      Oct 26, 2020
      user #2360698CunningrjlikedirectoryClinton River Area Mountain Bike Association
      Oct 25, 2020 @ 7:41pm
      Oct 25, 2020
      user #1053164Kz44tzaddreportStony Creek #20 - #21 and 1 more
      Oct 25, 2020 @ 1:04pm
      Oct 25, 2020
      user #634487jer091addreportYellow: Entrance Trail and 3 more
      Oct 22, 2020 @ 4:15pm
      Oct 22, 2020
      user #1053164Kz44tzaddreportStony Creek #21 - #22 and 1 more
      Oct 21, 2020 @ 4:19pm
      Oct 21, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #126266bozacktrailBloomer TrailLots of fun! Some good flow and proper hand...
      Sep 24, 2020 @ 6:18am
      Sep 24, 2020
      user #2372187MsAmericanatrailNorth LoopThis trail is pretty easy for kids and...
      Aug 26, 2020 @ 8:46pm
      Aug 26, 2020
      user #2346768StoreyjareportAddison Oaks LoopThanks for the report. Keep it up!
      Aug 9, 2020 @ 8:47am
      Aug 9, 2020
      user #2342687StachurskitrailMacomb Orchard TrailA relaxing paved ride with plenty of scenery
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 4:29am
      Aug 7, 2020
      user #2342687StachurskitrailYellow: Between The Trails (BTT) TrailEnjoyable
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 3:41am
      Aug 7, 2020

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