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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
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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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      Region Details
      • 11
      • 23
      • 66
      • 3

      Region Status
      Open as of 3 days
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      105
      Trails Mountain Bike
      103
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      104
      Trails Trail Running
      104
      Trails Horse
      21
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Total Distance
      119 miles
      Total Descent
      10,886 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,879 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,149 ft
      Reports
      317
      Photos
      86
      Ridden Counter
      6,646
      Sub Regions

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 3 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 27 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance

      Photos of Placitas Mountain Bike

      trail: Chamisa
      6 |
      Apr 26, 2021 @ 2:04pm
      Apr 26, 2021
      trail: Sidewinder
      3 |
      Apr 26, 2021 @ 2:03pm
      Apr 26, 2021
      trail: Cs12
      3 |
      Apr 2, 2021 @ 12:39pm
      Apr 2, 2021
      14 |
      Apr 2, 2021 @ 12:38pm
      Apr 2, 2021
      trail: Chamisa
      5 |
      Mar 12, 2021 @ 2:27pm
      Mar 12, 2021
      trail: Sluice
      7 |
      Mar 12, 2021 @ 2:14pm
      Mar 12, 2021
      12 |
      Mar 4, 2021 @ 6:55am
      Mar 4, 2021
      trail: Coyote Ears
      5 |
      Feb 26, 2021 @ 3:56pm
      Feb 26, 2021

      Videos of Placitas Mountain Bike

      Finding the line in Placitas
      16 | Feb 25, 2021
      Bobsled
      7:09 | 81 | Jan 9, 2021 , Placitas
      youtuber Placitas Trails Singletrack
      trail: Cs12
      2:15 | 142 | May 8, 2019 , Placitas
      youtuber Mountain Biking Placitas New Mexico. The...
      trail: Cs12
      2:51 | 116 | May 8, 2019 , Placitas
      youtuber Juniper Berry Run

      4:12 | 100 | May 8, 2019
      youtuber Placitas Trails DH part 1
      4:34 | 367 | May 8, 2019 , Placitas
      youtuber Mountain Biking Placitas Singletrack In New Mexico
      4:06 | 165 | May 8, 2019 , Placitas

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Forest Loop Rd
      Apr 22, 2021 @ 1:58pm
      Apr 22, 2021
      DryCpmmdDry, no problems, but road is getting...
      Es07
      Apr 22, 2021 @ 1:58pm
      Apr 22, 2021
      DryCpmmdDry, no problems
      High Voltage #59 (South)
      Apr 22, 2021 @ 1:58pm
      Apr 22, 2021
      Very DryCpmmdDry, no problems
      High Voltage #59
      Apr 22, 2021 @ 1:58pm
      Apr 22, 2021
      DryCpmmdDry, no problems
      Sidewinder
      Apr 22, 2021 @ 1:58pm
      Apr 22, 2021
      DryCpmmdDry, no problems
      Bobsled #52
      Apr 22, 2021 @ 1:58pm
      Apr 22, 2021
      DryCpmmdDry, no problems, although turns are...
      Ws01
      Apr 22, 2021 @ 1:58pm
      Apr 22, 2021
      DryCpmmdDry, no problems
      Cs23
      Apr 22, 2021 @ 1:58pm
      Apr 22, 2021
      Very DryCpmmdDry, no problems
      Fenceline #58
      Apr 22, 2021 @ 1:58pm
      Apr 22, 2021
      DryCpmmdDry, no problems
      Mustang Alley #60
      Apr 22, 2021 @ 1:20pm
      Apr 22, 2021
      Very DryFattieMcFat

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2684734ShanklejrwishlisttrailFenceline #58 and 3 more
      May 10, 2021 @ 12:36pm
      3 days
      user #298232ericfoltzaddphoto in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States
      Apr 26, 2021 @ 2:04pm
      Apr 26, 2021
      user #298232ericfoltzaddphoto in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States
      Apr 26, 2021 @ 2:03pm
      Apr 26, 2021
      user #1640885CpmmdaddreportForest Loop Rd and 8 more
      Apr 22, 2021 @ 11:27pm
      Apr 22, 2021
      user #1545598FattieMcFataddreportMustang Alley #60 and 4 more
      Apr 22, 2021 @ 7:41pm
      Apr 22, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1233581grantbob94trailChalk DustTrailforks has the direction backward on this...
      Mar 24, 2021 @ 10:00am
      Mar 24, 2021
      user #2503298mckaybtrailBobsled #52One of the best trails in Placitas
      Dec 8, 2020 @ 8:55am
      Dec 8, 2020
      user #2419979gnarflow13trailHigh Voltage #59The entire High Voltage trail is strewn with...
      Nov 13, 2020 @ 8:28pm
      Nov 13, 2020
      user #2419979gnarflow13trailChalk DustBest trail in Placitas. The pink, red, and...
      Nov 13, 2020 @ 8:24pm
      Nov 13, 2020
      user #2419979gnarflow13trailNorth by Northwest NXWSWoooooohoooooo
      Nov 11, 2020 @ 8:29pm
      Nov 11, 2020

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike103111 miles7,687 ft27 miles2,812 ft
      #512#2828831724,275
      E-Bike1961 ft
      28312
      Hike104118 miles10,869 ft32 miles2,881 ft
      #406#25131749
      Trail Running104118 miles10,869 ft32 miles2,881 ft
      #410#25231731
      Horse2119 miles4,386 ft10 miles2,881 ft
      100
      Dirtbike/Moto11 mile259 ft3,655 ft262 ft
      97
      ATV/ORV/OHV22 miles75 ft3,196 ft299 ft
      972
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      • Admins: ericfoltz, jpmcghee, msmcfate, PATA, schmeena
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