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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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Caution on Aug 11, 2019
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      CORBA
      (corbamtb.com)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #4,179
      State Ranking
      #200
      Trails (view details)
      4
      Trails Mountain Bike
      4
      Trails Hike
      4
      Trails Trail Running
      4
      Total Distance
      10 miles
      Total Descent
      5,853 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,894 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,385 ft
      Reports
      27
      Photos
      22
      Ridden Counter
      103

      Popular Placerita Canyon Mountain Biking Trails

      Photos of Placerita Canyon Mountain Bike

      trail: Los Pinetos
      15 |
      May 21, 2019 @ 3:23pm
      May 21, 2019
      trail: Viper
      63 |
      Dec 22, 2017 @ 1:49pm
      Dec 22, 2017
      trail: Viper
      70 |
      Jan 26, 2017 @ 9:54pm
      Jan 26, 2017
      trail: Viper
      72 |
      Jan 26, 2017 @ 9:51pm
      Jan 26, 2017

      Videos of Placerita Canyon Mountain Bike

      Viper, Santa Clarita
      trail: Viper
      8:40 | 516 | May 14, 2016
      Los Pinetos Trail
      11:06 | 330 | May 23, 2015
      Viper Trail
      trail: Viper
      13:52 | 261 | Dec 29, 2014
      Viper - C-Line
      trail: Viper
      1:40 | 834 | May 9, 2014

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Los Pinetos
      Aug 11, 2019 @ 1:24pm
      Aug 11, 2019
      DryScunerThe trail was dry with a bit of loose...
      Viper
      Mar 9, 2019 @ 10:08am
      Mar 9, 2019
      Variablealbzzz
      Placerita Canyon
      Sep 24, 2018 @ 5:56pm
      Sep 24, 2018
      DryPAmtbiker Trail closed presumably due to the recent...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #622407bwenzel29addridelogAug 10, 2019 ride log
      Aug 13, 2019 @ 7:43am
      Aug 13, 2019
      user #1840569ScuneraddreportLos Pinetos
      Aug 11, 2019 @ 1:24pm
      Aug 11, 2019
      user #1682085BhaydamackaddridelogAug 11, 2019 ride log
      Aug 11, 2019 @ 9:45am
      Aug 11, 2019
      user #1574881MxrmanaddridelogAug 10, 2019 ride log
      Aug 10, 2019 @ 9:49am
      Aug 10, 2019
      user #656518mbendebeladdridelogAug 4, 2019 ride log
      Aug 4, 2019 @ 3:46pm
      Aug 4, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1004535hvg71928trailViperHas anyone ridden Viper lately? Is it still...
      Jun 10, 2019 @ 7:16pm
      Jun 10, 2019
      user #1706310Dbtwenty2trailLos PinetosTrail was fair, there is a fallen tree log...
      May 20, 2019 @ 11:18pm
      May 20, 2019
      user #792205AndrewkhodtrailSombrero ridgelineOvergrown to a point the trail ain’t...
      Nov 20, 2018 @ 10:39am
      Nov 20, 2018
      user #206639poozanktrailViperTrail was bulldozed, not really a trail anymore
      Feb 14, 2018 @ 10:49am
      Feb 14, 2018
      user #1386465clukasektrailViperRode today, still extremely sandy, many parts...
      Dec 23, 2017 @ 4:24pm
      Dec 23, 2017

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      • By brenthillier NSMBA Trailforks Plus & contributors
      • Admins: CORBA
      • #4095 - 2,206 views

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