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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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Max Vehicle Width
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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

      This region is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

      Öskjuhlíð offers a huge variety of trails for mountain bikers and is situated right in the city Center.
      The trails are not sanctioned and sometimes can be quite tricky to find,Öskjuhlíð is a very technical demanding place and requires commitment on the bike. It´s shared with runners/walkers/dogwalkers so please show respect, share the trails and greet with a smile Smile
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Access Info:
      Perlan is known and can be seen anywere from the city, it´s a good starting point.
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 7
      • 10
      • 8

      Region Status
      Open as of Mar 15, 2021

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      State Ranking
      #16
      Trails (view details)
      27
      Trails Mountain Bike
      31
      Trails E-Bike
      7
      Trails Hike
      10
      Trails Trail Running
      11
      Total Distance
      3 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      2 miles
      Total Descent
      990 ft
      Total Vertical
      141 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      191 ft
      Reports
      165
      Photos
      2
      Ridden Counter
      495

      Öskjuhlíð Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      RIG 2
      1,680 ft
      RIG 4
      981 ft
      RIG 3
      1,663 ft
      RIG 1 race
      2,644 ft

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance

      Photos of Öskjuhlíð Mountain Bike

      report
      40 |
      May 18, 2020 @ 4:14am
      May 18, 2020
      trail: Jackpot
      74 |
      Feb 1, 2020 @ 11:15am
      Feb 1, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2612729AI3xMTBsaddtrailUpper Intersection and 2 more
      Mar 23, 2021 @ 7:51am
      Mar 23, 2021
      user #2612729AI3xMTBsdifficultyvotetrailBackyard Trail
      Mar 15, 2021 @ 5:54am
      Mar 15, 2021
      user #2612729AI3xMTBsriddentrailBackyard Trail
      Mar 15, 2021 @ 5:47am
      Mar 15, 2021
      user #2612729AI3xMTBsvotetrailBackyard Trail
      Mar 15, 2021 @ 2:42am
      Mar 15, 2021
      user #2612729AI3xMTBsaddreportBackyard Trail
      Mar 15, 2021 @ 1:57am
      Mar 15, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1144084SnussmundurtrailOfrisOnly the first section remains since they have...
      Nov 11, 2020 @ 7:12am
      Nov 11, 2020
      user #1144084SnussmundurtrailBeinabrjóturOnly the first section remains since they have...
      Nov 11, 2020 @ 7:11am
      Nov 11, 2020
      user #1144084SnussmundurtrailSilkileiðinOnly the first section remains since they have...
      Nov 11, 2020 @ 7:11am
      Nov 11, 2020
      user #1144084SnussmundurtrailJungle curryOnly the first section remains since they have...
      Nov 11, 2020 @ 7:11am
      Nov 11, 2020
      user #1144084SnussmundurtrailSkarnaldurErtu að spyrja hvort hún sé tæknileg?
      Aug 25, 2020 @ 7:16am
      Aug 25, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Hafravatn7.9 km
      Esjurætur 2 2 18.3 km
      Bláfjöll og Heiðmörk 1 89.3 km
      Skálafell 116.3 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike313 miles991 ft2 miles141 ft
      #16216543,087
      E-Bike7
      1575
      Hike103,724 ft187 ft2,336 ft121 ft
      1576
      Trail Running114,633 ft187 ft2,336 ft121 ft
      15716
      • By Snussmundur & contributors
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      • #31375 - 786 views

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