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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
      • 9
      • 5
      • 29
      • 19
      • 9

      Region Status
      Caution as of Nov 9, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #490
      State Ranking
      #34
      Trails (view details)
      75
      Trails Mountain Bike
      71
      Trails E-Bike
      12
      Trails Hike
      75
      Trails Trail Running
      74
      Total Distance
      125 miles
      Total Descent
      37,097 ft
      Total Vertical
      6,714 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      11,927 ft
      Reports
      337
      Photos
      160
      Ridden Counter
      3,230

      Popular Payson Canyon Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 4 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance

      Photos of Payson Canyon Mountain Bike

      133 |
      May 27, 2018 @ 10:03am
      May 27, 2018
      79 |
      May 27, 2018 @ 10:03am
      May 27, 2018
      trail: Round Top
      177 |
      Sep 29, 2015 @ 11:10am
      Sep 29, 2015
      trail: Round Top
      107 |
      Nov 7, 2014 @ 8:07am
      Nov 7, 2014

      Videos of Payson Canyon Mountain Bike

      bennie creek
      0:43 | 134 | Nov 10, 2017
      Payson Canyon Drop
      2:13 | 147 | Aug 15, 2015
      DH fun
      trail: Maple Dell
      3:16 | 86 | Jun 4, 2015
      Friendly encounters with horses
      trail: Maple Dell
      3:36 | 72 | Jun 4, 2015

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Blackhawk
      Oct 26, 2019 @ 8:30am
      Oct 26, 2019
      Prevalent MudLakeMutantVery muddy. Next trip will be summer of 2020.
      Blackhawk Loop
      Oct 26, 2019 @ 8:30am
      Oct 26, 2019
      Prevalent MudLakeMutant

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1975813DarktechaddreportJMC and 3 more
      Nov 9, 2019 @ 5:11pm
      Nov 9, 2019
      user #1962849KolbeBwishlisttrailKuntz Flat
      Nov 6, 2019 @ 6:18am
      Nov 6, 2019
      user #1562757LakeMutantaddreportBlackhawk and 1 more
      Oct 26, 2019 @ 3:20pm
      Oct 26, 2019
      user #1965337Jaytee1riddentrailJMC
      Oct 26, 2019 @ 4:42am
      Oct 26, 2019
      user #1965337Jaytee1riddentrailStump Jumper
      Oct 25, 2019 @ 10:44am
      Oct 25, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #921829AwesomeAumantrailMaple Lakesuper fun trail. Fast, steep, and rowdy! If...
      Sep 16, 2019 @ 3:23pm
      Sep 16, 2019
      user #1561583MkdkaytrailKayaI concur with the other comment. This trail...
      Sep 2, 2019 @ 12:18pm
      Sep 2, 2019
      user #1561583MkdkaytrailK-LauniI like this track. It’s a great workout and...
      Sep 2, 2019 @ 12:14pm
      Sep 2, 2019
      user #1414804GizmoJtrailBlackhawk LoopTrail is currently closed due to excessive...
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 5:46am
      Jul 20, 2019
      user #1414804GizmoJtrailBlackhawkTrail is closed due to excessive hazards from...
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 5:44am
      Jul 20, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Fourbay 18.6 km
      Spanish Oaks 3 4 114.4 km
      Strawberry Ridge 6 7 7 124.3 km
      Little Rock 1 3 228.2 km
      Hobble Creek 5 1428.2 km

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