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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
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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
      • 115
      • 45
      • 243
      • 307
      • 64
      • 14
      • 3

      Region Status
      Open as of 15 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      807
      Trails Mountain Bike
      803
      Trails E-Bike
      166
      Trails Hike
      784
      Trails Trail Running
      781
      Trails Horse
      19
      Trails Dirtbike
      22
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      15
      Total Distance
      1,044 miles
      Total Descent
      173,586 ft
      Total Vertical
      9,025 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,030 ft
      Reports
      3,842
      Photos
      3,604
      Ridden Counter
      74,781

      Popular San Diego County Mountain Biking Trails

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      Tunnel 4
      Los Peñasquitos Canyon
      Two Bridges
      Los Peñasquitos Canyon
      Cobbles
      Los Peñasquitos Canyon
      Powerline
      Los Peñasquitos Canyon
      Noble Canyon Trail
      San Diego County
      Bowtie Rim
      Los Peñasquitos Canyon
      Under the Freeway
      Lake Hodges
      Wagon Wheel Crossing
      Los Peñasquitos Canyon
      The Sh!ts
      Los Peñasquitos Canyon
      East Deer Canyon Shortcut
      Los Peñasquitos Canyon
      West Rim
      Los Peñasquitos Canyon
      The Preserve Path
      Los Peñasquitos Canyon
      Miner's Loop Connector
      Black Mountain
      Gatos Ravine Trail
      Laguna Mountain Recreation Area
      Lilac Trail
      Black Mountain

      San Diego County Mountain Bike Routes

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      Los Penasquitos Canyon Loop aMTB-2
      Los Peñasquitos Canyon
      12 miles
      A PQ Beach Loop
      Los Peñasquitos Canyon
      24 miles
      Tunnels and Ocean Air Loop
      Los Peñasquitos Canyon
      17 miles
      Black Mountain with Santa Luz
      Black Mountain
      12 miles
      2020 Half Arch
      Black Mountain
      23 miles
      PQ Canyon to Black Mountain
      Black Mountain
      9 miles
      Beach loop #2
      Los Peñasquitos Canyon
      30 miles
      LP Canyon Preserve
      Los Peñasquitos Canyon
      15 miles
      Black Mountain with East Ridge, Miner's Downhill and Lilac
      Black Mountain
      13 miles
      2020 Full Archipelago Route
      San Marcos
      42 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 131 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 886 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance

      Photos of San Diego County Mountain Bike

      136 |
      May 23, 2016 @ 6:40pm
      May 23, 2016
      128 |
      May 23, 2016 @ 6:40pm
      May 23, 2016
      trail: Canyon Trail
      2,033 |
      Feb 17, 2015 @ 8:30pm
      Feb 17, 2015
      trail: Canyon Trail
      449 |
      May 6, 2014 @ 10:28pm
      May 6, 2014
      | 1 comments

      Videos of San Diego County Mountain Bike

      Black Mountain Miners Loop
      2:47 | 32 | Jul 11, 2020
      Black Mountain San Diego
      2:47 | | Jul 11, 2020
      skinnys are hard
      0:13 | 78 | Feb 25, 2020
      Not a great place to stop and smell the roses
      0:13 | 52 | Feb 8, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      park village connector
      San Diego
      Jul 29, 2020 @ 5:12pm
      Jul 29, 2020
      IdealRoberts1410
      Beeler Creek Connect
      Sycamore Canyon OSP
      Jul 17, 2020 @ 12:35pm
      Jul 17, 2020
      Very DryStevenye1Softball size and smaller loose and...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1810591apneaaddictriddentrailNorth Fortuna Trail
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 1:49am
      7 hours
      user #2319663ndsharperiddentrailSorrento Valley Connector and 2 more
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 12:29am
      8 hours
      user #2209944sdmtbrider619addreportLower Otay Lake Trail
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 12:18am
      8 hours
      user #2244328r12037wishlisttrailBernardo Mountain Trail
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 11:43pm
      9 hours
      user #2244328r12037wishlisttrailSanta Luz to McGonigle
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 11:08pm
      10 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2209944sdmtbrider619trailLower Otay Lake TrailTrail is in great shape. Overgrown in just a...
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 9:54pm
      11 hours
      user #1901996budgetmtbtrailArucauna TrailFun trail now.
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 7:55pm
      13 hours
      user #2327363MacLuvintrailSunset Trail (South)Sign at head of trail says no bikes.
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 3:53pm
      17 hours
      user #2209944sdmtbrider619trailRice Canyon/Terra Nova ConnectorThis trail should be renamed “Old Mex”
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 10:29pm
      1 days
      user #978018cosborne74trailBlack WidowActually super fun trail. They did a good job....
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 2:53pm
      Aug 1, 2020

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