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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
  • 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
      • 90
      • 38
      • 223
      • 271
      • 56
      • 10

      Region Status
      Open as of 1 days
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      SDMBA
      (sdmba.com)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      696
      Trails Mountain Bike
      703
      Trails E-Bike
      126
      Trails Hike
      692
      Trails Trail Running
      689
      Trails Horse
      5
      Trails Dirtbike
      22
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      15
      Total Distance
      832 miles
      Total Descent
      144,701 ft
      Total Vertical
      6,492 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,493 ft
      Reports
      2,349
      Photos
      3,026
      Ridden Counter
      47,841

      Popular San Diego County Mountain Biking Trails

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

      San Diego County Mountain Bike Routes

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      Los Penasquitos Canyon Loop aMTB-2
      Los Penasquitos Canyon
      12 miles
      Black Mountain with East Ridge, Miner's Downhill and Lilac
      Black Mountain
      13 miles
      Beach loop #2
      Los Penasquitos Canyon
      30 miles
      Los Penasquitos and Del Mar Mesa Intro Tour
      Los Penasquitos Canyon
      24 miles
      PQ Canyon to Black Mountain
      Black Mountain
      9 miles
      South and North Lake Hodges
      Lake Hodges
      15 miles
      A PQ Beach Loop
      Los Penasquitos Canyon
      24 miles
      Tunnels and Ocean Air Loop
      Los Penasquitos Canyon
      17 miles
      Black Mountain with Santa Luz
      Black Mountain
      12 miles
      Lusardi Loop (with aMTB description)
      Black Mountain
      9 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 18 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 62 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 609 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance

      Photos of San Diego County Mountain Bike

      99 |
      May 23, 2016 @ 6:40pm
      May 23, 2016
      92 |
      May 23, 2016 @ 6:40pm
      May 23, 2016
      trail: Canyon Trail
      1,949 |
      Feb 17, 2015 @ 8:30pm
      Feb 17, 2015
      trail: Canyon Trail
      409 |
      May 6, 2014 @ 10:28pm
      May 6, 2014
      | 1 comments

      Videos of San Diego County Mountain Bike

      Rock house dh clip
      1:21 | 60 | May 18, 2019
      Crashed
      0:06 | 309 | May 18, 2019
      Learning to jump the small jumps
      0:15 | 40 | Dec 3, 2018
      Learning to go fast
      4:49 | 114 | Dec 3, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Napalm Ridge
      Black Mountain
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 3:44pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      Very DryLeslaurentThe trail is no longer visible. We were...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1931039BenLow2019riddentrailSouth Poway Sabre Springs (Trans-County)
      Oct 23, 2019 @ 11:25am
      5 hours
      user #1931039BenLow2019riddentrailRanch House Crossing and 2 more
      Oct 23, 2019 @ 11:24am
      5 hours
      user #1931039BenLow2019riddentrailBeeler Creek Connect and 1 more
      Oct 23, 2019 @ 11:22am
      5 hours
      user #1931039BenLow2019riddentrailEast Raptor Ridge and 2 more
      Oct 23, 2019 @ 11:20am
      5 hours
      user #1931039BenLow2019riddentrailEast San Pasqual Valley Trail
      Oct 23, 2019 @ 11:20am
      5 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1931039BenLow2019trailGatos Ravine TrailTrail is in good condition. A few soft, sandy...
      Oct 21, 2019 @ 7:08am
      2 days
      user #1931039BenLow2019trailDaley Ranch Truck Trail AccessThese trails used to be free for the public...
      Oct 16, 2019 @ 6:32am
      Oct 16, 2019
      user #1931039BenLow2019trailMountain HawkWide, flat dirt walking/biking path. Good to...
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 11:09am
      Oct 15, 2019
      user #1864310bocomtbtrailWaimea Fireroad"ADAPTIVE MTB INFO Rating: aMTB1 - No...
      Oct 11, 2019 @ 8:52am
      Oct 11, 2019
      user #19019961904510trailArucauna Trailfun
      Oct 8, 2019 @ 7:26am
      Oct 8, 2019

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