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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
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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
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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Northside is a self-guided *fee-based mountain biking area on 1,200 acres of private alpine wilderness. As a mapped and signed trail system designed especially for mountain biking, Northside is a looped trail network with spectacular overlooks, single and double track routes through pines, aspen, and meadows.

      The terrain is best suited for the intermediate and higher level rider.

      *-Daily-$10 Seasonal-$50
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Parking at the Kachina Vista Municipal Park for Northside Trail access google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 13

      Region Status
      Caution as of Nov 12, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #4,966
      State Ranking
      #30
      Trails (view details)
      13
      Trails Mountain Bike
      13
      Trails Hike
      13
      Trails Trail Running
      13
      Total Distance
      12 miles
      Total Descent
      493 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,220 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      12,133 ft
      Reports
      4
      Photos
      2
      Ridden Counter
      145

      Photos of Northside at Taos Ski Valley Mountain Bike

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      Nov 12, 2019 @ 5:31pm
      Nov 12, 2019
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      Sep 9, 2019 @ 2:04pm
      Sep 9, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Bull of the Woods Road
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 5:30pm
      Nov 12, 2019
      Snow CoveredPasomonte patchy mostly shallow snow. Still mostly...
      Sawmill/Steam Engine
      Nov 4, 2019 @ 7:40pm
      Nov 4, 2019
      Snow CoveredPasomontepatchy snow up to 4"s
      Frazer Mountain Road
      Nov 4, 2019 @ 7:34pm
      Nov 4, 2019
      Snow CoveredPasomontePatchy snow up to 6"s deep. Still doable,...
      Gold Camp
      Jul 29, 2019 @ 7:25am
      Jul 29, 2019
      UnknowncleaskTrail was absolutely perfect.

      Activity Feed

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      user #1957935PasomonteaddreportBull of the Woods Road
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 5:30pm
      Nov 12, 2019
      user #1957935PasomonteaddreportFrazer Mountain Road and 1 more
      Nov 4, 2019 @ 7:34pm
      Nov 4, 2019
      user #1957935PasomonteriddentrailFrazer Mountain Road and 1 more
      Nov 4, 2019 @ 7:31pm
      Nov 4, 2019
      user #1957935PasomontevotetrailFrazer Mountain Road and 1 more
      Nov 4, 2019 @ 7:30pm
      Nov 4, 2019
      user #1422319schmeenavotetrailFrazer Mountain Road and 3 more
      Oct 2, 2019 @ 8:19pm
      Oct 2, 2019
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