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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
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Access Info:
      Overflow Carpark, Silvan rd
      Region Details
      • 8
      • 19
      • 4

      Region Status
      Caution as of Oct 11, 2019 ago
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      YRMTB
      (yrmtb.com.au)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #3,281
      Trails (view details)
      31
      Trails Mountain Bike
      47
      Trails E-Bike
      10
      Trails Hike
      28
      Trails Trail Running
      28
      Total Distance
      19 miles
      Total Descent
      6,647 ft
      Total Vertical
      987 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,483 ft
      Reports
      87
      Photos
      21
      Ridden Counter
      2,280

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

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

      Photos of Silvan Mountain Bike

      trail: Magpie
      5 |
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 3:49pm
      Oct 10, 2019
      54 |
      Mar 31, 2019 @ 4:46pm
      Mar 31, 2019
      56 |
      Mar 17, 2019 @ 9:02pm
      Mar 17, 2019
      37 |
      Mar 17, 2019 @ 9:01pm
      Mar 17, 2019

      Videos of Silvan Mountain Bike

      4 Clips at Nerrina with Dominic Kuriger
      trail: Lyre Lyre
      0:18 | 269 | Mar 21, 2011
      Silvan Mountain Biking - Chasing 6hr VES champ...
      trail: JJ's
      13:12 | 39 | Sep 27, 2019 , Mount Dandenong
      drop out creswick
      trail: Lyre Lyre
      0:04 | 258 | Sep 9, 2008
      Sylvan MTB Trail – Lyer Lyer
      trail: Lyre Lyre
      94 | Jul 6, 2019 , Mount Dandenong

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      JJ's
      Oct 11, 2019 @ 3:36am
      Oct 11, 2019
      VariablekalanhowseQuite a few puddles in every dip and...
      Yarbung
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 1:57pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      DrykalanhowseQuite an unfortunate gap off a...
      Magpie
      Sep 21, 2019 @ 6:57pm
      Sep 21, 2019
      VariableBenAshmanlarge tree down near top of trail and wet...
      10.9
      Sep 21, 2019 @ 6:57pm
      Sep 21, 2019
      VariableBenAshman
      GoldMiner
      Sep 21, 2019 @ 6:57pm
      Sep 21, 2019
      VariableBenAshman
      Barge-Lett Up
      Sep 21, 2019 @ 4:38pm
      Sep 21, 2019
      VariableImwithbronsonHas tree down . 31/8 Can dismount and...
      Delta 4
      Sep 14, 2019 @ 4:23am
      Sep 14, 2019
      Very DryLachymxHuge tree down across the middle creek...
      Quinns Reserve Left Side
      Jul 26, 2019 @ 4:44pm
      Jul 26, 2019
      VariableWernerrozarioAll good.
      To The Valley Below
      Jul 11, 2019 @ 1:00pm
      Jul 11, 2019
      Prevalent MudMclematreally muddy in parts where you need speed
      Venison Gully
      Apr 29, 2019 @ 10:47pm
      Apr 29, 2019
      VariableRobevamtb

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1599759kalanhowseaddreportJJ's
      Oct 11, 2019 @ 3:36am
      Oct 11, 2019
      user #1943804Hoongirladdphoto in My City
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 3:49pm
      Oct 10, 2019
      user #1599759kalanhowsewishlisttrailLyre Lyre
      Oct 7, 2019 @ 10:22pm
      Oct 7, 2019
      user #1599759kalanhowsecommentreportTo The Valley Below
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 2:47pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      user #1599759kalanhowseaddreportYarbung
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 1:57pm
      Oct 6, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1599759kalanhowsereportTo The Valley BelowTree/s still down in the same spot.
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 2:47pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      user #1842987HaydonschroentrailTchans TrackFairly large uprooted tree about 2/3s down
      Jul 27, 2019 @ 8:17pm
      Jul 27, 2019
      user #1682117ZeroOriginstrailJJ'sAll the banks are in pretty rough shape and...
      Mar 8, 2019 @ 1:32am
      Mar 8, 2019
      user #1718033tegztrailRib TrackLots of trees across trail 24Feb19
      Feb 24, 2019 @ 2:03pm
      Feb 24, 2019
      user #1467400mdobson44reportTchans TrackDid you not see the tree blocking the trail?
      Jan 12, 2019 @ 6:10pm
      Jan 12, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      RJ Hamer 62.2 km
      Dandenong Ranges 42.5 km
      The Common 19.9 km
      Lysterfield Park 2 14 3 110.4 km
      Black Flat 110.5 km

      Local Badges

      • By kevpoll1972 & contributors
      • Admins: YRMTB
      • #22094 - 4,974 views

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