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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (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%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
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
Contribute Details
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  • 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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Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
Trails Deemphasized
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      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      154
      Trails Mountain Bike
      157
      Trails E-Bike
      20
      Trails Hike
      143
      Trails Trail Running
      143
      Trails Horse
      4
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      5
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      4
      Total Distance
      247 miles
      Total Descent
      65,063 ft
      Total Vertical
      6,310 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,312 ft
      Reports
      506
      Photos
      323
      Ridden Counter
      8,368

      Popular Santa Barbara County Mountain Biking Trails

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      Romero Canyon Road
      Romero Canyon
      Lower Romero Singletrack
      Romero Canyon
      Jesusita
      Santa Barbara
      Elings Downhill
      Elings Park
      Camuesa Connector
      Santa Barbara
      Access Trail
      Elings Park
      Elings Loop
      Elings Park
      Connector
      Elings Park
      South Side
      Elings Park
      Cold Springs Trail
      Santa Barbara
      Access Trail
      Elings Park
      Elings Loop
      Elings Park
      Mesa Trail
      Elings Park
      Connector
      Elings Park
      Stevens Park
      Santa Barbara

      Santa Barbara County Mountain Bike Routes

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      Jesusita Loop
      10 miles
      Romero/San Ysidro Loop
      Santa Barbara County
      17 miles
      19 Oaks to Camuesa
      Santa Ynez
      12 miles
      Santa Cruz Trail Loop
      17 miles
      Matias Loop
      Santa Ynez
      10 miles
      Up and Around
      Santa Barbara
      6 miles
      Arroyo Burro
      Santa Ynez
      9 miles
      Santa Ynez Valley Classic Enduro 2016 race
      Los Olivos Dirt Club
      9 miles
      2016 High School State Champinship Lap race
      Los Olivos Dirt Club
      6 miles
      6 mile Romero Canyon All-Mountain Ridepopular ridelog6 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 21 rides
      Past Week
      • 168 rides

      Photos of Santa Barbara County Mountain Bike

      trail: San Ysidro
      11 |
      Sep 18, 2021 @ 12:06pm
      Sep 18, 2021
      17 |
      Aug 26, 2021 @ 6:05pm
      Aug 26, 2021
      14 |
      Aug 26, 2021 @ 6:05pm
      Aug 26, 2021
      15 |
      Aug 26, 2021 @ 6:05pm
      Aug 26, 2021
      26 |
      Aug 16, 2021 @ 12:03pm
      Aug 16, 2021
      23 |
      Aug 16, 2021 @ 12:03pm
      Aug 16, 2021
      27 |
      Aug 16, 2021 @ 12:02pm
      Aug 16, 2021
      trail: Manzanita
      234 |
      Feb 28, 2010 @ 1:05pm
      Feb 28, 2010
      | 5 comments

      Videos of Santa Barbara County Mountain Bike

      Santa Barbara Backcountry RAW
      49 | Nov 11, 2020
      Romero Canyon ST
      0:16 | 68 | Jun 12, 2020
      FPV Drone Follows Local Shredder
      0:48 | 116 | May 28, 2020
      Santa BarbaRAW - Tor Weiland
      1:28 | 1205 | Sep 25, 2019
      Sunday funday ride
      trail: Tequepis
      1:00 | 149 | Jun 25, 2019
      5:21 | | Jan 29, 2019
      '2nd' downhill
      5:21 | | Jan 28, 2019
      SoCal Enduro #4 2018 Stage 2
      trail: Elm Street
      1:58 | 306 | May 9, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Valley View
      Santa Maria Valley Open Space
      Oct 21, 2021 @ 10:18am
      Oct 21, 2021
      DrySpartanSoulja Bottom part of trail completely...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2862129MTN-MARCwishlisttrailSnyder Trail
      Oct 24, 2021 @ 9:08am
      3 days
      user #2836361DamonBikesdifficultyvotetrailNo
      Oct 23, 2021 @ 6:20pm
      Oct 23, 2021
      user #1949917mattemriddentrail19 Oaks
      Oct 21, 2021 @ 8:58pm
      Oct 21, 2021
      user #423567SpartanSouljaaddreportValley View
      Oct 21, 2021 @ 10:18am
      Oct 21, 2021
      user #2880393LizardChaserwishlisttrailSanta Cruz Trail (Little Pine Mountain)
      Oct 19, 2021 @ 10:31am
      Oct 19, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #423567SpartanSouljatrailValley ViewUsed to be a great loop but then liberals...
      Oct 15, 2021 @ 10:33pm
      Oct 15, 2021
      user #2259514NosemotrailSanta Cruz Trail (Little Pine Mountain)My friend rode it recently (august 21. There...
      Oct 8, 2021 @ 10:24pm
      Oct 8, 2021
      user #1056905brofessionaltrailHot Springs lowerOne of the most challenging climbs I’ve...
      Oct 4, 2021 @ 3:11pm
      Oct 4, 2021
      user #1021364Jared13reportFoxen Canyon RoadNo one has been out there for a while because...
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 9:20pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      user #1696273SuperX805trailJesusitaOne of my all time favorite trails. Did it...
      Aug 13, 2021 @ 7:01pm
      Aug 13, 2021

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike157247 miles65,062 ft115 miles6,309 ft
      321506921,603
      E-Bike2053 miles9,446 ft23 miles4,019 ft
      320419
      Hike143237 miles62,900 ft111 miles6,309 ft
      50311,011
      Trail Running143237 miles62,900 ft111 miles6,309 ft
      503196
      Horse420 miles2,077 ft7 miles2,277 ft
      126
      Dirtbike/Moto525 miles2,648 ft9 miles2,838 ft
      126
      ATV/ORV/OHV425 miles2,402 ft8 miles1,946 ft
      126
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