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      Region Details
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      952
      Trails Mountain Bike
      676
      Trails E-Bike
      318
      Trails Hike
      752
      Trails Trail Running
      751
      Trails Horse
      19
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      12
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      11
      Trails Snowmobile
      36
      Trails Snowshoe
      176
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      2
      Trails Nordic Ski
      310
      Total Distance
      1,827 mile
      Total Descent
      54,271 ft
      Total Vertical
      968 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,826 ft
      Reports
      5,529
      Photos
      643
      Ridden Counter
      15,819
      Sub Regions

      Popular Northwest Region Mountain Biking Trails

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      Galloping Goose - South
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Galloping Goose - West
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Overburden Road - South
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Haul Road - Exit
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Haul Road - Entrance
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Bobsled Loop
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Auger
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Galloping Goose - North
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Drag Line - South
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Novice Skills Loop
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Trout
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Switchback - South
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Sand Hog Mountain
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Drag Line - North
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Man Cage
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area

      Northwest Region Mountain Bike Routes

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      Mahnomen: Galloping Goose (Easy Street) Loop
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      6 miles
      Mahnomen: Beginner Bicycle Skills Area Loop
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      574 ft
      Mahnomen: Skills Loop & Intro to Galloping Goose
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      2 miles
      Scenic Mine Lake Tour
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      16 miles
      The Complete Cuyuna Loop
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      29 miles
      JULY 1ST ROUTE - R+S
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      13 miles
      Portsmouth/Yawkey: South Drag Line+Haul Road
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      5 miles
      Mahnomen: Full Loop
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      12 miles
      Mahnomen: Rocky Flats, Demo Loop
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      4 miles
      Portsmouth: South Drag Line Full Loop
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      3 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 70 rides
      Past Week
      • 478 rides

      Photos of Northwest Region Mountain Bike

      5 |
      Aug 8, 2022 @ 12:36pm
      Aug 8, 2022
      trail: Mandatory Air
      2 |
      Jul 9, 2022 @ 10:22am
      Jul 9, 2022
      trail: Mandatory Air
      4 |
      Jul 9, 2022 @ 10:22am
      Jul 9, 2022
      75 |
      May 27, 2020 @ 4:16am
      May 27, 2020
      trail: Mustard Tiger
      399 |
      May 15, 2018 @ 4:22pm
      May 15, 2018
      trail: Bobsled Loop
      458 |
      Oct 17, 2017 @ 7:46pm
      Oct 17, 2017
      184 |
      Sep 12, 2017 @ 7:15am
      Sep 12, 2017
      trail: Bobsled Loop
      306 |
      Sep 4, 2016 @ 5:53pm
      Sep 4, 2016

      Videos of Northwest Region Mountain Bike

      Suyuna Expert Jump Line Epic Smash
      0:51 | 167 | Jun 14, 2019
      Backflip Fail
      0:04 | 769 | Jan 11, 2017
      Manuel Drive Trail, Cuyuna, MN
      7:53 | 11 | Aug 12, 2022 , Crosby
      Detroit Mountain New Trail - Steal Your Face 2019
      1:08 | 16 | Aug 5, 2022 , Detroit Lakes
      Detroit Mountain New Trail - Buck Wylde 2019
      trail: Buck Wylde
      3:09 | 8 | Aug 5, 2022 , Detroit Lakes
      Detroit mountain recreation area Buck Wylde
      trail: Buck Wylde
      1:41 | 6 | Aug 5, 2022 , Detroit Lakes
      Man Cage Trail
      trail: Man Cage
      19 | Aug 4, 2022 , Crosby
      Lake Brophy County Park | Alexandria, MN -...
      1:44 | 30 | Aug 3, 2022 , Alexandria

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Sledgehammer
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Aug 2, 2022 @ 8:28am
      Aug 2, 2022
      VariablecorybuschmannCompletely over grown. Barely rideable.
      Jump Line
      Movil Maze Recreation Area
      Jul 23, 2022 @ 1:39pm
      Jul 23, 2022
      Variablejamie1rh tree down at the entrance to the jump line
      Backcountry
      Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
      Jul 21, 2022 @ 3:00pm
      Jul 21, 2022
      DryNorthsupplyCurrently closed due to storm damage.

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1759971kuhl0040wishlistrouteCuyuna Crusher Kids Comp and Citizen's course. MN MTB Series and 1 more
      Aug 16, 2022 @ 8:01pm
      7 hours
      user #3145753fargo518commenttrailMB Johnson MTB Trail
      Aug 16, 2022 @ 5:49pm
      9 hours
      user #2369019JohnegarrettriddentrailMan Cage
      Aug 16, 2022 @ 5:11am
      22 hours
      user #2512283RonamachriddentrailGrizzly
      Aug 15, 2022 @ 10:17pm
      1 day
      user #161044713point1addreportMB Johnson MTB Trail
      Aug 15, 2022 @ 7:19pm
      1 day

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #3145753fargo518trailMB Johnson MTB TrailI rode this tonight for the first time. I’ve...
      Aug 16, 2022 @ 5:49pm
      9 hours
      user #657403NorthsupplytrailManuel DriveThis trail is just plain fun. In fact, if I...
      Aug 11, 2022 @ 9:25pm
      Aug 11, 2022
      user #2268012trusstrusstrailDemo TrailDemo Trail is good and well worth the side...
      Aug 8, 2022 @ 6:50am
      Aug 8, 2022
      user #2268012trusstrusstrailChuteQuestion: is Chute the interesting way to come...
      Aug 8, 2022 @ 6:39am
      Aug 8, 2022
      user #3106492AcharonreportXC Ski Connector TrailCheers to the local mountain biking club for...
      Aug 7, 2022 @ 8:22pm
      Aug 7, 2022

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike6761,504 mile39,888 ft400 miles906 ft
      5975,4042536,642
      E-Bike318744 miles20,013 ft281 miles804 ft
      4,24611226
      Hike7521,643 mile44,462 ft453 miles968 ft
      4,5035808
      Trail Running7511,643 mile44,636 ft454 miles968 ft
      4,4983391
      Horse19132 miles2,510 ft48 miles328 ft
      1,49442
      Dirtbike/Moto1215 miles354 ft5 miles246 ft
      11,4945
      ATV/ORV/OHV117 miles318 ft3 miles138 ft
      1,49413
      Snowmobile36336 miles5,961 ft127 miles338 ft
      495
      Snowshoe176458 miles11,348 ft169 miles633 ft
      915314
      Backcountry Ski23 miles56 ft2 miles43 ft
      3525
      Nordic Ski310564 miles16,106 ft200 miles712 ft
      9115549
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