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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
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
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
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      Region Details
      • 13
      • 15
      • 17
      • 13
      • 6

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 days
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      65
      Trails Mountain Bike
      64
      Trails Hike
      65
      Trails Trail Running
      65
      Trails Horse
      36
      Trails Snowshoe
      39
      Trails Nordic Ski
      39
      Total Distance
      90 miles
      Total Descent
      6,273 ft
      Total Vertical
      166 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      746 ft
      Reports
      1,326
      Photos
      126
      Ridden Counter
      7,727
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Palos Hills Mountain Bike

      3 |
      Nov 28, 2020 @ 3:14am
      2 days
      5 |
      Nov 28, 2020 @ 3:14am
      2 days
      1 |
      Nov 7, 2020 @ 5:11pm
      Nov 7, 2020
      191 |
      Jul 11, 2017 @ 4:13pm
      Jul 11, 2017

      Videos of Palos Hills Mountain Bike

      Northrock xc27
      3:12 | 16 | Aug 19, 2020
      Okay
      0:20 | | Jul 18, 2020
      Not giving up on mountain biking yet
      1:00 | 225 | Jul 3, 2017
      Local Trails IV - Chicago Snow
      3:34 | 195 | Mar 15, 2017

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Post Hole
      Nov 24, 2020 @ 7:34am
      Nov 24, 2020
      WetJcoyoung CAMB
      Stonehenge
      Nov 24, 2020 @ 7:34am
      Nov 24, 2020
      WetJcoyoung CAMB
      Canal Trail
      Nov 24, 2020 @ 7:34am
      Nov 24, 2020
      WetJcoyoung CAMB

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2497723Toby008addphoto in My City and 1 more
      Nov 28, 2020 @ 3:14am
      2 days
      user #1086134Jcoyoungaddreport3 Ravines and 37 more
      Nov 27, 2020 @ 8:36am
      2 days
      user #2502292RjYqqvriddentrailGravity Cavity and 5 more
      Nov 24, 2020 @ 5:39pm
      Nov 24, 2020
      user #1086134Jcoyoungaddreport3 Ravines and 40 more
      Nov 24, 2020 @ 7:34am
      Nov 24, 2020
      user #2392841Kdub91712addvideoXX - Palos Mountain Bike Trails
      Nov 23, 2020 @ 7:35am
      Nov 23, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2402502Oscardog12trailTURFI hiked here on Saturday (10/24) and one of...
      Oct 27, 2020 @ 7:14am
      Oct 27, 2020
      user #2392841Kdub91712trailStonehouseToday near the actual stone house on the trail...
      Oct 3, 2020 @ 8:19pm
      Oct 3, 2020
      user #2407463GreenGeektrailBurrito HillGood time and lots of fun when going downhill...
      Sep 28, 2020 @ 10:58am
      Sep 28, 2020
      user #2407463GreenGeektrailStonehouseMost of these trails but particularly on this...
      Sep 19, 2020 @ 1:53pm
      Sep 19, 2020
      user #2407463GreenGeektrailOne DayNot very difficult. Lots of fun.
      Sep 19, 2020 @ 1:46pm
      Sep 19, 2020

      Local Badges

      • By chuktATrailforks Pro Subscriber TRAILFORKS NFTA & contributors
      • Admins: CAMB
      • #16802 - 3,125 views

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