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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
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
      Phase one of Hot Springs world-class Northwoods Trails include 15.7 miles of mountain biking trails. Construction of the park began in November 2017 with plans for a 44.6 mile system of trails on the 2000 acre property in the Northern section of Hot Springs. This project represents an ongoing, collaborative effort to establish Hot Springs as one of the premier mountain biking destinations in the United States. The Northwoods system includes Green, Blue and Black single track, multi-track, flow trails, jump lines and the Lucky 13 expert section.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Northwoods Trails can be accessed from its Waterworks Trailhead at 300 Pineland Drive, Hot Springs, AR, 71901 or from the connected Cedar Glades Park trail system at 461 Wildcat Rd, Hot Springs, AR 71913.
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      Region Details
      • 9
      • 11
      • 3

      Region Status
      Open as of Jan 5, 2020

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #3,120
      State Ranking
      #20
      Trails (view details)
      23
      Trails Mountain Bike
      23
      Trails Hike
      15
      Trails Trail Running
      15
      Total Distance
      14 miles
      Total Descent
      3,077 ft
      Total Vertical
      266 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      854 ft
      Reports
      75
      Photos
      14
      Ridden Counter
      2,183

      Northwoods Trails Mountain Bike Routes

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      Jeff Quick Hot Springs
      13 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance

      Photos of Northwoods Trails Mountain Bike

      trail: Bees Knees
      4 |
      Feb 8, 2020 @ 8:10pm
      Feb 8, 2020
      trail: Bees Knees
      4 |
      Feb 8, 2020 @ 8:09pm
      Feb 8, 2020
      trail: Freeman
      4 |
      Feb 8, 2020 @ 8:09pm
      Feb 8, 2020
      trail: Freeman
      4 |
      Feb 8, 2020 @ 8:09pm
      Feb 8, 2020

      Videos of Northwoods Trails Mountain Bike

      trail: Cat's Meow
      2:36 | 65 | Jan 4, 2019
      trail: Cat's Meow
      2:36 | 14 | Jan 4, 2019
      trail: Nighthawk
      1:06 | 24 | Dec 19, 2018
      trail: Lowrey
      3:06 | 47 | Dec 19, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #788625toddupdatetrailEnd of the Rainbow and 1 more
      Feb 23, 2020 @ 7:24am
      1 days
      user #1699459RyanairiddentrailWishbone
      Feb 21, 2020 @ 9:57am
      3 days
      user #1554510raggedyedgeriddentrailEnd of the Rainbow and 8 more
      Feb 11, 2020 @ 5:12am
      Feb 11, 2020
      user #2034805Velodctraddphoto in My City and 12 more
      Feb 8, 2020 @ 8:05pm
      Feb 8, 2020
      user #860677passinfriddentrailEnd of the Rainbow and 1 more
      Jan 8, 2020 @ 10:13am
      Jan 8, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1890504MrSchaeferPantstrailBees KneesFor anyone confused, the section of Bees Knees...
      Aug 31, 2019 @ 8:07pm
      Aug 31, 2019
      user #1220451Hhedges4reportRagnarokDespite the recent rains, clear and dry.
      Aug 12, 2019 @ 7:42am
      Aug 12, 2019
      user #1341523DeepworkertrailBluejayGreat trail Worth the climb
      Apr 20, 2019 @ 5:30pm
      Apr 20, 2019
      user #1138969biliwwtrailBluejayI’ll
      Dec 4, 2018 @ 8:14pm
      Dec 4, 2018

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Cedar Glades Park 7 121.2 km
      Iron Mountain 422.7 km
      Tompkins Bend 10 123.6 km

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