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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
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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
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  • < 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
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  • Description
  • Photos
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  • Videos
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  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      This trail system is made up of more than 9 miles of tight, twisty, all-dirt singletrack in 8 separate trails, with more to come! Modest elevation gain, thick forest, and smooth hardpack make for rides which will satisfy every rider from beginner to advanced. The trails were designed in such a way that they would be a place not only for beginners to try out mountain biking, but also to allow more advanced riders an opportunity to test their bike handling skills by riding the narrow trails at a more rapid pace.
      source: SIUE Trails
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: SIUE
      Parking- SIUE Trails google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Take hwy 255 North past Interstate 270, to New Poag Road. Turn Right or East at the end of the exit ramp. Stay on New Poag Road until the first intersection with a 4 way stop sign. This will be University Drive. Turn Right onto University Drive. The road will immediately bend to the left, at the end of the bend on your right is a gravel road, turn onto the gravel road.
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      Caution on Aug 5, 2019
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      GORC
      (gorctrails.com)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #3,326
      State Ranking
      #12
      Trails (view details)
      12
      Trails Mountain Bike
      12
      Trails Hike
      12
      Trails Trail Running
      12
      Total Distance
      14 miles
      Total Descent
      1,687 ft
      Total Vertical
      134 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      591 ft
      Reports
      84
      Photos
      48
      Ridden Counter
      329

      Popular Southern Illinois University- Edwardsville Trails

      Photos of Southern Illinois University- Edwardsville Mountain Bike

      trail: Trail 3
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      Apr 19, 2018 @ 11:55am
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      Feb 3, 2018 @ 10:36pm
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      Recent Trail Reports

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      New Poag Connector
      Aug 5, 2019 @ 5:30am
      Aug 5, 2019
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      Trail 2
      Aug 5, 2019 @ 5:30am
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      Trail 4
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      Trail 6
      Aug 5, 2019 @ 5:30am
      Aug 5, 2019
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      Trail 1
      Jun 11, 2019 @ 7:50am
      Jun 11, 2019
      VariableasspadtycoonA few muddy spots
      Trail 5
      Apr 11, 2019 @ 1:22pm
      Apr 11, 2019
      Variablekyleknighted
      Trail 3
      Aug 25, 2018 @ 11:14am
      Aug 25, 2018
      VariableSamPirtleThe trail was mostly dry with a few spots...

      Activity Feed

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      user #1725355JayReav1addridelogAug 21, 2019 ride log
      Aug 21, 2019 @ 7:45am
      21 hours
      user #1787672StupidhumantrixaddridelogAug 18, 2019 ride log
      Aug 18, 2019 @ 8:12am
      Aug 18, 2019
      user #1691001HatchedkaddridelogAug 17, 2019 ride log
      Aug 18, 2019 @ 4:57am
      Aug 18, 2019
      user #1691001HatchedkaddridelogAug 17, 2019 ride log and 1 more
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 1:16pm
      Aug 17, 2019
      user #1725355JayReav1addridelogAug 9, 2019 ride log
      Aug 9, 2019 @ 4:29pm
      Aug 9, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1354726asspadtycoontrailTrail 6This has the fastest section in the trail network.
      Apr 19, 2018 @ 3:04pm
      Apr 19, 2018
      user #1474570nickflathreportTrail 4Water slowly flowing across the trail. Pretty...
      Apr 8, 2018 @ 6:40pm
      Apr 8, 2018
      user #1104775calebrmillerreportTrail 3for some reason Trailforks didn't capture the...
      Aug 2, 2016 @ 9:17am
      Aug 2, 2016

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