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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
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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
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
      Bike Park Closed for Season. Opens on May 25
      Get sidetracked by singletrack, cross country, downhill and other world-class terrain all summer long with an unlimited season pass. Purchase your season pass and get unlimited bike access to not just Northstar, but also Kirkwood, Vail, Breckenridge, & Keystone this summer.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      Land Status: Private Property
      Parking google parking directions
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      Files
      Bike Park Details
      • 10
      • 5
      • 14
      • 10
      • 7

      Region Status
      Caution as of Oct 17, 2020
      Day Ticket
      $58 USD
      Uplift Type
      Chair Lift
      Season start
      May 25
      Season end
      Sep 30

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      46
      Trails Mountain Bike
      46
      Trails E-Bike
      38
      Trails Hike
      4
      Trails Horse
      1
      Total Distance
      48 miles
      Total Descent
      18,417 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,715 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,577 ft
      Reports
      250
      Photos
      523
      Ridden Counter
      12,584

      Popular Northstar California Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

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      Yesterday
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      Photos of Northstar California Mountain Bike

      trail: Boondocks
      29 |
      Aug 15, 2020 @ 11:13am
      Aug 15, 2020
      trail: Gypsy
      19 |
      Aug 2, 2020 @ 1:24pm
      Aug 2, 2020
      trail: Speed Control
      155 |
      Dec 5, 2015 @ 8:25pm
      Dec 5, 2015
      trail: Speed Control
      1,856 |
      Feb 8, 2010 @ 6:06pm
      Feb 8, 2010
      | 4 comments

      Videos of Northstar California Mountain Bike

      Friday Fails Submission
      trail: Livewire
      56 | Oct 26, 2020
      Pinball Wizard
      trail: Coaster
      0:19 | 43 | Sep 20, 2020
      Chute from Hell
      0:08 | 109 | Sep 19, 2020
      Livewire Lap with Egan
      trail: Livewire
      6:44 | 41 | Aug 3, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1662145pdpd-pdwishlisttrailLivewire
      Nov 23, 2020 @ 5:39pm
      Nov 23, 2020
      user #1733561ethanrevitchriddentrailBooster and 1 more
      Nov 12, 2020 @ 3:56pm
      Nov 12, 2020
      user #1849347cam-rides-bikeswishlisttrailGypsy
      Nov 11, 2020 @ 4:51pm
      Nov 11, 2020
      user #1885554rstensonwishlisttrailMineshaft
      Nov 5, 2020 @ 8:19am
      Nov 5, 2020
      user #1946177matteoniwishlisttrailGypsy and 1 more
      Oct 30, 2020 @ 12:56pm
      Oct 30, 2020

      Recent Comments

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      user #833212judge-shreddtrailFlameoutMost pedally black diamond at Northstar for...
      Aug 8, 2020 @ 3:29pm
      Aug 8, 2020
      user #833212judge-shreddtrailBoondocksThis trail is no joke, but it's probably the...
      Aug 8, 2020 @ 3:28pm
      Aug 8, 2020
      user #833212judge-shreddtrailTell No TalesRode for the first time today, very cool! Top...
      Aug 8, 2020 @ 3:27pm
      Aug 8, 2020
      user #983271DrHogtrailGypsyInsane fun. This is the kind of trail that...
      Jul 29, 2020 @ 12:47am
      Jul 29, 2020
      user #983271DrHogtrailBill-E-GoatI rode this trail both up and down while doing...
      Jul 29, 2020 @ 12:44am
      Jul 29, 2020

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