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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

LEGEND
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
      • 18
      • 9
      • 71
      • 48
      • 10

      Region Status
      Caution as of 1 days ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #337
      State Ranking
      #1
      Trails (view details)
      156
      Trails Mountain Bike
      156
      Trails E-Bike
      62
      Trails Hike
      156
      Trails Trail Running
      156
      Total Distance
      198 miles
      Total Descent
      37,374 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,723 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      5,876 ft
      Reports
      301
      Photos
      112
      Ridden Counter
      6,086
      Sub Regions

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 6 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 9 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 49 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance

      Photos of Rapid City Mountain Bike

      trail: Foster Gulch
      0 |
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 10:01am
      Oct 6, 2019
      trail: Dirk's Draw
      18 |
      Jul 31, 2019 @ 10:58am
      Jul 31, 2019
      trail: Dirk's Draw
      9 |
      Jul 31, 2019 @ 10:58am
      Jul 31, 2019
      trail: Dirk's Draw
      18 |
      Jul 31, 2019 @ 10:57am
      Jul 31, 2019

      Videos of Rapid City Mountain Bike

      Victoria Lake Mash-up
      trail: Loop 15
      3:04 | 43 | Sep 15, 2018
      Victoria Lake - Rapid City, SD | August 2018
      trail: Loop 15
      22:08 | 196 | Sep 17, 2018 , Rapid City
      Dirks Draw Upper & Lower - M Hill HLMP
      3:32 | 324 | Jan 12, 2018 , Rapid City

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      St. Cloud Access
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 1:21pm
      1 days
      Prevalent Mudbobbydangerwet and icey
      SM #11 - #12
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 9:05am
      Oct 12, 2019
      Icycackerman3Icy turning to mud
      Pet Cemetery
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 9:05am
      Oct 12, 2019
      Icycackerman3Icy turning to mud

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Ampitheater
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 1:23pm
      1 days
      Variablebobbydanger
      Skyline
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 1:22pm
      1 days
      Drybobbydanger
      FS-199/TR6601
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 8:43pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      Dryduanemartenson
      C Cup Cutoff
      Oct 1, 2019 @ 2:19pm
      Oct 1, 2019
      Wetflyingo
      Foster Gulch
      Sep 26, 2019 @ 8:20pm
      Sep 26, 2019
      Drylug-wrenchTrail is as clear as it has been in a...
      Howling Beagle
      Sep 23, 2019 @ 9:26pm
      Sep 23, 2019
      Variablemurph96
      The Rim Trail
      Sep 23, 2019 @ 11:42am
      Sep 23, 2019
      Variablescooby7755slightly wet and slick in spots. yet not...
      West Dinosaur
      Sep 18, 2019 @ 6:05pm
      Sep 18, 2019
      DryPowerwagon2500Loose dry conditions but is fast
      Far West
      Aug 13, 2019 @ 11:21am
      Aug 13, 2019
      DryMarkSchwab
      Sunset South
      Aug 13, 2019 @ 11:21am
      Aug 13, 2019
      DryMarkSchwab

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1662993bobbydangeraddreportSt. Cloud Access and 2 more
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 1:21pm
      1 days
      user #1585536cackerman3addreportSM #11 - #12 and 1 more
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 3:10pm
      2 days
      user #467828duanemartensonaddreportFS-199/TR6601
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 8:43pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      user #913573lug-wrenchcommenttrailFoster Gulch
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 10:06am
      Oct 6, 2019
      user #913573lug-wrenchaddphoto in Rapid City, South Dakota, United States
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 10:01am
      Oct 6, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #913573lug-wrenchtrailFoster GulchSuper rad in the fall colors. Much easier to...
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 10:06am
      Oct 6, 2019
      user #1538263Dogl0rdtrailBig AspensFun!! No brakes
      Oct 1, 2019 @ 1:41am
      Oct 1, 2019
      user #1836829Jknudson73trailWashington TrailA little tough to find the start (50 feet...
      Sep 16, 2019 @ 5:37am
      Sep 16, 2019
      user #1836829Jknudson73trailFoster GulchTried to ride this yesterday. Some truly...
      Sep 16, 2019 @ 5:34am
      Sep 16, 2019
      user #1734013lloydmcgintytrailSM #2 - #3Rode this trail with my three kids today. The...
      Sep 10, 2019 @ 6:11pm
      Sep 10, 2019

      Local Badges

      • By brenthillier NSMBA TRAILFORKS Plus & contributors
      • Admins: BHT
      • #3759 - 2,998 views

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