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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      Palos Mountain Bike Trails
      Region Details
      • 3


      Open on Oct 27, 2018
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      CAMBr
      (cambr.org)

      Stats

      Global Ranking
      #5,085
      State Ranking
      #21
      Trails (view details)
      3
      Trails Mountain Bike
      3
      Trails Hike
      3
      Trails Trail Running
      3
      Total Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      2 miles
      Total Descent
      303 ft
      Total Vertical
      163 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      746 ft
      Ridden Counter
      7

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      Recent Activity

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      user #980643EbolsonaddridelogDec 5, 2018 ride log
      Jan 1, 2019 @ 4:15am
      Jan 1, 2019
      user #788625toddaddtrailSag Valley Green and 1 more
      Oct 19, 2018 @ 7:26am
      Oct 19, 2018
      user #1373484Ninjaskater11addridelogOct 7, 2018 ride log
      Oct 16, 2018 @ 7:55pm
      Oct 16, 2018
      user #328323mikeserafinaddridelogSep 23, 2018 ride log
      Sep 23, 2018 @ 2:22pm
      Sep 23, 2018
      user #1593139ConwaygroupriddentrailCal-Sag (Palos)
      Jul 30, 2018 @ 5:10pm
      Jul 30, 2018
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