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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
Contribute Details
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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Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
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      Region Details
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      93
      Trails Mountain Bike
      92
      Trails E-Bike
      12
      Trails Hike
      55
      Trails Trail Running
      55
      Trails Snowmobile
      3
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      106 miles
      Total Descent
      7,228 ft
      Total Vertical
      760 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,637 ft
      Reports
      997
      Photos
      199
      Ridden Counter
      5,362

      Popular Northwest Mountain Biking Trails

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      Shakedown Street
      Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
      West Side Access
      Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
      More Cowbell
      Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
      South Shore
      Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
      Buckhorn
      Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
      Schezwan
      Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
      Chainlink
      Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
      Don Johnson
      Detroit Lakes
      Twisted Sister
      Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
      Peek-A-Boo
      Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
      Downhill Return Trail
      Detroit Lakes
      EZ-Ryder
      Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
      B2
      Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
      Swisher / Bushwick
      Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
      Mustard Tiger
      Detroit Mountain Recreation Area

      Northwest Mountain Bike Routes

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      Loop Lake Irving
      Lake Bemidji State Park
      6 miles
      2018 MNHSCL Race Detroit Mountain race
      Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
      4 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 12 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 56 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance

      Photos of Northwest Mountain Bike

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      Aug 16, 2021 @ 7:42am
      Aug 16, 2021
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      Aug 16, 2021
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      Aug 16, 2021
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      Aug 16, 2021 @ 7:42am
      Aug 16, 2021
      7 |
      Aug 16, 2021 @ 7:42am
      Aug 16, 2021
      trail: Ravencrow
      1 |
      Jul 23, 2021 @ 11:43am
      Jul 23, 2021
      trail: Mustard Tiger
      337 |
      May 15, 2018 @ 4:22pm
      May 15, 2018

      Videos of Northwest Mountain Bike

      Backflip Fail
      0:04 | 741 | Jan 11, 2017
      Mountain Biking in Moorhead, Minnesota at the...

      266 | Jan 13, 2017
      Maplelag Mountain Bike Trail - Part 2 |...
      431 | Jan 2, 2017 , Callaway
      Maplelag Mountain Bike Trail - Part 1 |...
      trail: Lake Drops
      489 | Jan 2, 2017 , Callaway
      One Lap at Gooseberry Park - Moorhead, MN
      796 | Dec 21, 2016 , Moorhead
      Detroit Mountain - Taproom
      trail: Taproom
      572 | Dec 15, 2016 , Detroit Lakes
      M.B. Johnson Park - One lap
      769 | Dec 15, 2016 , Moorhead
      Detroit Mountain - Twisted Sister | October 2016
      593 | Dec 11, 2016 , Detroit Lakes

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Spidermite
      Movil Maze Recreation Area
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 12:00pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      IdealMogirlUncleared downed tree, no signage about...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1332924plmnaddreportMB Johnson MTB Trail
      Sep 16, 2021 @ 4:58am
      1 day
      user #2826044WoyencheckintrailGooseberry MTB Trail
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 4:49pm
      3 days
      user #2826044WoyenaddreportGooseberry MTB Trail
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 4:49pm
      3 days
      user #1968115MogirladdreportNight Owl and 1 more
      Sep 12, 2021 @ 8:48am
      Sep 12, 2021
      user #2826044WoyencheckintrailGooseberry MTB Trail
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 9:58am
      Sep 11, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2826044WoyentrailGooseberry MTB TrailMostly due to proximity, I ride this trail...
      Aug 24, 2021 @ 10:50am
      Aug 24, 2021
      user #2790187DodecadodecahedrontrailGully Catgood trail
      Jul 21, 2021 @ 4:00pm
      Jul 21, 2021
      user #707330Wildh24trailHornTrail description sums it up nicely. Fair...
      Apr 19, 2021 @ 7:40am
      Apr 19, 2021
      user #2557399MAVBreportMB Johnson MTB TrailHad a Great ride today 26 degrees, trail in...
      Jan 16, 2021 @ 7:06pm
      Jan 16, 2021
      user #1267106topgumreportMB Johnson MTB TrailClosed until trail dries.
      Oct 31, 2020 @ 10:13am
      Oct 31, 2020

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike92104 miles7,185 ft36 miles761 ft
      19999629,629
      E-Bike1240 miles919 ft12 miles315 ft
      760158
      Hike5583 miles4,232 ft27 miles738 ft
      980144
      Trail Running5583 miles4,465 ft27 miles738 ft
      98031
      Snowmobile333 miles164 ft9 miles144 ft
      1
      Backcountry Ski1
      19
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