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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

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  • 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
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • 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
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      No description for Northern Michaux has been added yet! Login or register to submit one.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      Shuttleable: YES
      AKA: Norchaux
      Land Status: State Forest
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Popular meeting points include: Laurel Lake, the "mudbanks", and Woodrow Road.
      Region Details
      • 3
      • 4
      • 11
      • 5
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 31, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      25
      Trails Mountain Bike
      25
      Trails E-Bike
      6
      Trails Hike
      23
      Trails Trail Running
      23
      Total Distance
      33 miles
      Total Descent
      5,376 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,208 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,984 ft
      Reports
      56
      Photos
      12
      Ridden Counter
      1,012

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 3 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 2 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 24 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance

      Photos of Northern Michaux Mountain Bike

      trail: Double P
      55 |
      Jun 13, 2020 @ 7:25am
      Jun 13, 2020
      trail: Big Boy
      108 |
      Jun 13, 2020 @ 6:05am
      Jun 13, 2020
      trail: Big Boy
      78 |
      Jun 13, 2020 @ 6:05am
      Jun 13, 2020
      37 |
      Jun 1, 2020 @ 5:20am
      Jun 1, 2020

      Videos of Northern Michaux Mountain Bike

      Fall on Campus
      trail: Brush
      3:18 | 207 | Oct 5, 2017
      Samantha is afraid of water
      trail: Big Boy
      1:48 | 369 | Mar 29, 2013

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Lower Bitch
      Oct 31, 2020 @ 7:42am
      Oct 31, 2020
      Wetmtbiker2859Wet leaves but otherwise good
      Upper Happy Hour
      Oct 31, 2020 @ 7:42am
      Oct 31, 2020
      Wetmtbiker2859Wet leaves but otherwise good
      Lower Happy Hour
      Oct 31, 2020 @ 7:42am
      Oct 31, 2020
      Wetmtbiker2859Wet leaves but otherwise good.
      Wishbone Trail
      Oct 19, 2020 @ 6:12pm
      Oct 19, 2020
      DryRocket52gOvergrown vegetation on bottom half of...
      Brush
      Oct 18, 2020 @ 2:07pm
      Oct 18, 2020
      VariableAidkane18Super leafy needs ridden. Ride ride ride!
      Double P
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 9:30am
      Sep 27, 2020
      IdealSqueakyWheel73Trail is clear.
      Glory Hole
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 9:29am
      Sep 27, 2020
      IdealSqueakyWheel73
      Cold Springs Road
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 6:25am
      Sep 27, 2020
      Drymtbiker2859
      Moss
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 6:25am
      Sep 27, 2020
      Idealmtbiker2859
      Leaf Connector
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 6:25am
      Sep 27, 2020
      Idealmtbiker2859

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2494410FZ2mHcwishlisttrailUpper Happy Hour and 2 more
      Nov 17, 2020 @ 10:55am
      Nov 17, 2020
      user #1029379JoegrantriddentrailDouble P
      Nov 1, 2020 @ 7:01pm
      Nov 1, 2020
      user #746904mtbiker2859addreportLower Bitch and 2 more
      Nov 1, 2020 @ 11:47am
      Nov 1, 2020
      user #1992254Ippo39riddentrailMountain Creek Trail
      Oct 24, 2020 @ 5:19am
      Oct 24, 2020
      user #2192328D-HypcommenttrailGlory Hole
      Oct 23, 2020 @ 6:45pm
      Oct 23, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2192328D-HyptrailGlory HoleThis is a fantastic trail. Very well made
      Oct 23, 2020 @ 6:45pm
      Oct 23, 2020
      user #1283536jon444trailWishbone Traili would avoid riding this trail it is so over...
      Oct 18, 2020 @ 5:44pm
      Oct 18, 2020
      user #2356146Chephan09reportWishbone TrailFound my way over the boulders but once you...
      Aug 14, 2020 @ 9:04am
      Aug 14, 2020
      user #2107624BigBeastintrailSage Run (leaf trail extension)Just so people know, because I did not, the...
      Aug 8, 2020 @ 8:25pm
      Aug 8, 2020
      user #1668574SqueakyWheel73trailMossI can see why this trail is rated black, but...
      Jul 15, 2020 @ 7:46pm
      Jul 15, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
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      Michaux State Forest 5 29 95.1 km
      Dickinson Trails 13 210.1 km
      Opossum Lake Park 112.3 km
      Gifford Pinchot State Park 7 119.6 km
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