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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • 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 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
  • 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
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      Region Details
      • 1
      • 19
      • 21
      • 11
      • 4

      Region Status
      Caution as of 14 hours
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      RCMBA

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,719
      State Ranking
      #37
      Trails (view details)
      56
      Trails Mountain Bike
      57
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      57
      Trails Trail Running
      57
      Total Distance
      173 miles
      Total Descent
      24,376 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,398 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,937 ft
      Reports
      92
      Photos
      182
      Ridden Counter
      574
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Payson Mountain Bike

      2 |
      Sep 3, 2019 @ 2:36pm
      Sep 3, 2019
      17 |
      Aug 14, 2019 @ 5:27pm
      Aug 14, 2019
      9 |
      Aug 12, 2019 @ 2:29pm
      Aug 12, 2019
      7 |
      Aug 12, 2019 @ 2:29pm
      Aug 12, 2019

      Videos of Payson Mountain Bike

      Extra credit slickrock section on Highline
      0:17 | 318 | Aug 4, 2016
      Military Sinkhole DH
      3:42 | 68 | Mar 19, 2019 , Payson
      Arizona's Other Highline Trail - Payson, AZ!!!
      14:59 | 324 | May 29, 2018 , Payson
      Aspen Trail in the Carr Lake System
      2:56 | 459 | Jun 25, 2016 , Payson

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Houston Bros
      Sep 4, 2019 @ 11:44am
      Sep 4, 2019
      VariableinstawilliambadasThe 2-3miles around the cabins are pretty...
      Highline Trail #31 (260 TH to See Canyon)
      Sep 4, 2019 @ 10:55am
      Sep 4, 2019
      DryCamilaKump Monday labor day 2019. Black bear spotted...
      Derrick Trail #33
      Aug 24, 2019 @ 11:06am
      Aug 24, 2019
      DrymadridphiTrees every where u can easily lose the...
      Gray Wolf Trail #504
      Aug 14, 2019 @ 9:24am
      Aug 14, 2019
      WetBoricua33 Hard to follow till you see the arrows on...
      General Crook Trail #140
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 8:24am
      Jul 20, 2019
      DrycopesteveDry but a good ride. A few downed trees....
      Carr Connector
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 8:24am
      Jul 20, 2019
      Drycopesteve
      Drew Trail #291 (Upper)
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 8:24am
      Jul 20, 2019
      Drycopesteve
      Gen. CrookTrail #140 to Carr Lake
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 8:24am
      Jul 20, 2019
      Drycopesteve
      Rim Lake Vista
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 8:24am
      Jul 20, 2019
      Drycopesteve
      Gen. Crook-Carr-alt
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 8:24am
      Jul 20, 2019
      Drycopesteve

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1958514StromboliwishlisttrailWillow Springs Bike Loop Trail #535
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 10:51am
      2 days
      user #1958514StromboliwishlisttrailAZT: Blue Ridge and 8 more
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 10:45am
      2 days
      user #1958514StromboliwishlisttrailAspen Trail #411 North and 15 more
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 10:45am
      2 days
      user #1958514Stromboliwishlisttrail200 Trail and 23 more
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 10:44am
      2 days
      user #1718583FleuregiswishlisttrailHighline Trail #31 (Fish Hatchery to Washington Park)
      Oct 18, 2019 @ 7:27pm
      Oct 18, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1898901NealNicholstrailDerrick Trail #33Rode up Horton, busy with polite hikers, good...
      Sep 7, 2019 @ 10:47pm
      Sep 7, 2019
      user #1273404instawilliambadastrailHouston BrosActually It really fun trail. Not technical at...
      Aug 18, 2019 @ 9:49pm
      Aug 18, 2019
      user #1258989jamilcouryreportGen. Crook-Carr-altH
      Aug 18, 2019 @ 10:54am
      Aug 18, 2019
      user #861723TallhorsetrailAZT: Washington Park to FR300Rode / pushed This trail with two days worth...
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 6:24am
      Aug 17, 2019
      user #1616415shicartrailHighline Trail #31 (See Canyon to Fish Hatchery)Great starting climb and finishing descent. ...
      Jul 27, 2019 @ 5:24pm
      Jul 27, 2019

      Local Badges

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      • Admins: chuktA, WillieJacobsz, adaptivemike, AZT, schillingsworth, jpmcghee, domonicxa
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