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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
  • 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
      • 26
      • 8
      • 39
      • 102
      • 33
      • 3

      Region Status
      Open as of 11 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      246
      Trails Mountain Bike
      211
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      244
      Trails Trail Running
      244
      Trails Horse
      3
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Trails Snowmobile
      4
      Trails Snowshoe
      21
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      3
      Trails Nordic Ski
      25
      Total Distance
      216 miles
      Total Descent
      28,138 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,185 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      5,250 ft
      Reports
      348
      Photos
      198
      Ridden Counter
      6,872

      Popular Penobscot County Mountain Biking Trails

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      Ebb'n Flow
      Essex Woods
      Neverland Forest
      Essex Woods
      2 The Tanks
      Essex Woods
      Flow Train
      Essex Woods
      Dogonit
      Essex Woods
      Power Line Trail
      Essex Woods
      Straight Six
      Essex Woods
      Bog Backside
      The Bog - Walden-Parke Preserve
      Main Trail to Railbed
      Essex Woods
      Work Bench
      Essex Woods
      Sledhill Climb
      Essex Woods
      Fall Line Bridge Trail
      Essex Woods
      North Peeper Link
      The Bog - Walden-Parke Preserve
      Caribou Trail
      The Bog - Walden-Parke Preserve
      Cup Cake
      Essex Woods

      Penobscot County Mountain Bike Routes

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      PR NEMBA Spring Opener Ride "Orono"
      University of Maine
      4 miles
      PR NEMBA Spring Opener Ride "Essex Woods"
      Essex Woods
      2 miles
      PR NEMBA Spring Opener Ride "The Bog & BCF"
      Bangor City Forest
      6 miles
      PR NEMBA Spring Opener Ride "Newman Hill"
      Newman & Bangor Hill
      3 miles
      PR NEMBA Spring Opener Ride "Swan's Trails"
      Swans Trails at Perch Pond
      4 miles
      PR NEMBA Spring Opener Ride "Old Town"
      University of Maine
      5 miles
      Marsh Island Tour
      Marsh Island Community Trails South
      11 miles
      Veazie Mountain Biking
      Veazie
      12 miles
      Bangor Woods great Intermediate Loop
      Bangor City Forest
      6 miles
      Essex Woods to BCF Fat Bike Loops
      Essex Woods
      14 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 13 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 8 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 82 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance

      Photos of Penobscot County Mountain Bike

      trail: MillBilly
      14 |
      Apr 29, 2020 @ 9:28am
      Apr 29, 2020
      trail: Blue Trail
      15 |
      Apr 28, 2020 @ 4:58pm
      Apr 28, 2020
      trail: Blue Trail
      12 |
      Apr 28, 2020 @ 4:58pm
      Apr 28, 2020
      trail: MillBilly
      15 |
      Apr 28, 2020 @ 3:50pm
      Apr 28, 2020

      Videos of Penobscot County Mountain Bike

      Escape Quarantine
      1:00 | 1059 | Mar 21, 2020
      Escape Quarantine
      1:00 | 18 | Mar 21, 2020
      Terrace Trail @Bradbury Mt.
      trail: DH Trail
      3:15 | 244 | May 22, 2012
      Marj
      trail: Marj
      0:48 | 52 | Oct 27, 2019 , Surry

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Right of Lefts
      University Maine Orono
      Jun 24, 2020 @ 1:56pm
      Jun 24, 2020
      DryJbkelley3 Large trees down across trail, blocking...
      Cattail Marsh Loop
      The Bog - Northeast Penjajawoc Preserve
      Jun 7, 2020 @ 12:23pm
      Jun 7, 2020
      Dryschlockinz
      Long Way Home
      Swans Trails at Perch Pond
      Jan 28, 2020 @ 4:43pm
      Jan 28, 2020
      Snow PackedschlockinzIcy in spots, some foot prints in other...
      Dumbo's Delimma
      Swans Trails at Perch Pond
      Jan 28, 2020 @ 4:41pm
      Jan 28, 2020
      Snow CoveredschlockinzPacked by snowshoers, not much bike...
      Chickadee Trail
      The Bog - Northeast Penjajawoc Preserve
      Oct 26, 2019 @ 5:27pm
      Oct 26, 2019
      WetschlockinzStanding water on trail. Didn't know that...
      Cattail Marsh Loop - Steps Down
      The Bog - Northeast Penjajawoc Preserve
      Oct 26, 2019 @ 5:21pm
      Oct 26, 2019
      WetschlockinzWet today. The boards not addressed with...
      Dogonit
      Essex Woods
      Sep 15, 2019 @ 6:58pm
      Sep 15, 2019
      DryWillieJacobsz TRAILFORKS
      Flow Train
      Essex Woods
      Sep 4, 2019 @ 9:39am
      Sep 4, 2019
      VariableschlockinzWet in the usual spots, flowing well
      Spine Trail (The Spine)
      Essex Woods
      Sep 4, 2019 @ 9:37am
      Sep 4, 2019
      VariableschlockinzSpine is gripping well right now, Eric's...
      Straight Six
      Essex Woods
      Sep 4, 2019 @ 9:36am
      Sep 4, 2019
      DryschlockinzGrippy till everything dries. Trail...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1441628DustioyercommentreportPeeper Trail
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 5:32am
      10 hours
      user #2118203BrokeAssMTBriddentrailFlow Train and 2 more
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 5:03am
      11 hours
      user #2118203BrokeAssMTBaddreportPeeper Trail
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 5:00am
      11 hours
      user #2118203BrokeAssMTBriddentrailPeeper Trail
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 4:57am
      11 hours
      user #2267763Mebarringtonwishlisttrail100 Acre Wood
      Jul 3, 2020 @ 4:45am
      Jul 3, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1441628DustioyerreportPeeper TrailAs one of the moderators, I went ahead and...
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 5:32am
      10 hours
      user #1511857haynzyreportStraight SixAnother great trail with flow and berms to...
      May 29, 2020 @ 9:19am
      May 29, 2020
      user #1511857haynzyreportSpine Trail (The Spine)Short but sweet! Great little trail only...
      May 29, 2020 @ 9:17am
      May 29, 2020
      user #1511857haynzyreportSpine Trail (The Spine)Short but sweet! Great little trail only...
      May 29, 2020 @ 9:15am
      May 29, 2020
      user #1511857haynzyreportFlow TrainFun trail. Well thought out.
      May 29, 2020 @ 9:13am
      May 29, 2020

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