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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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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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.
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      Region Details
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      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      248
      Trails Mountain Bike
      213
      Trails E-Bike
      99
      Trails Hike
      240
      Trails Trail Running
      239
      Trails Horse
      52
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      25
      Trails Observed Trials
      4
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      26
      Trails Snowmobile
      5
      Trails Snowshoe
      8
      Trails Nordic Ski
      22
      Total Distance
      312 miles
      Total Descent
      30,116 ft
      Total Vertical
      8,645 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,147 ft
      Reports
      4,670
      Photos
      203
      Ridden Counter
      13,269

      Popular Southwest Mountain Biking Trails

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      Lower Glen
      Levis -Trow Mound
      Hermosa
      Levis -Trow Mound
      Dead Turkey
      Levis -Trow Mound
      Twister
      Hixon Forest - Lower and Upper
      Lower Glen
      Levis -Trow Mound
      OB1
      Hixon Forest - Lower and Upper
      Yellow Jacket
      Levis -Trow Mound
      Swamp Cut
      Levis -Trow Mound
      Twister
      Hixon Forest - Lower and Upper
      Vista - Upper Hixon Lot Connector
      Hixon Forest - Lower and Upper
      Sidewinder
      Levis -Trow Mound
      Hill Pig
      Hixon Forest - Lower and Upper
      Corkscrew
      Levis -Trow Mound
      Stinky's
      Hixon Forest - Lower and Upper
      Stinky's
      Hixon Forest - Lower and Upper

      Southwest Mountain Bike Routes

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      PN12FIFTY
      Vernon County
      6 miles
      La Crosse Outer Loop CCW
      Southwest
      10 miles
      PN20.2020
      Vernon County
      20 miles
      La Crosse Outer Loop CW
      Southwest
      10 miles
      2019 pertNear 20 Short Route
      Vernon County
      11 miles
      2019 pertNear 20 Long Route
      Hubbard Hills
      21 miles
      Upper Hixon Long Blue Loop
      Hixon Forest - Lower and Upper
      6 miles
      Upper Hixon Green/Blue Route
      La Crosse
      3 miles
      Upper Hixon Long Blue/Black Loop
      Hixon Forest - Lower and Upper
      8 miles
      Hixon Hard Enduro Route
      La Crosse
      14 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 2 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 17 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 134 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance

      Photos of Southwest Mountain Bike

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      Jun 6, 2021

      Videos of Southwest Mountain Bike

      First 8ft Drop on my 5th Time Out [Hardtail]
      0:09 | 113 | Oct 17, 2020
      Dan La Riviere Trail-5
      0:40 | 21 | Jan 13, 2020
      Dan La Riviere Trail-4
      0:51 | 5 | Jan 13, 2020
      Dan La Riviere Trail-3
      1:31 | 7 | Jan 13, 2020
      Dan La Riviere Trail-2
      1:35 | 6 | Jan 13, 2020
      Dan La Riviere Trail-1
      0:33 | 5 | Jan 13, 2020
      Blackhawk Trail Upper-2
      2:28 | 24 | Jan 13, 2020
      Blackhawk Trail Upper-1
      3:42 | 29 | Jan 13, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Elroy-Sparta State Trail
      Jersey Valley County Park
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 5:39pm
      Jun 30, 2021
      Idealmakers1963trail going west is closed from Elroy to...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1948251Bisonherd11votetrailToad Road
      Jul 23, 2021 @ 5:42am
      8 hours
      user #1350023MikeonaKonaaddreportRusty Ridge and 7 more
      Jul 22, 2021 @ 6:40am
      1 day
      user #1350023MikeonaKonaaddreportBake Sale and 18 more
      Jul 22, 2021 @ 6:39am
      1 day
      user #2271252DaveCarnahanaddreportHirsch Farm and 1 more
      Jul 18, 2021 @ 8:00am
      Jul 18, 2021
      user #2667569DsdornwishlisttrailRGS and 40 more
      Jul 18, 2021 @ 7:01am
      Jul 18, 2021

      Recent Comments

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      user #2577381GeotwidtrailNerfherder DHNoce flow track with berms. Could easily ride...
      Jun 10, 2021 @ 9:44am
      Jun 10, 2021
      user #1277414bwalters21reportNi Tani (Quarry West)Cleared
      May 24, 2021 @ 2:21pm
      May 24, 2021
      user #2445152ChanceFullertrailOptional Line on 5aSorta blind if your not expecting it. Not too...
      Dec 4, 2020 @ 8:25pm
      Dec 4, 2020
      user #2069984sreyn13trailDan La Riviere Trail3/26/20 - family hike
      Mar 26, 2020 @ 4:37pm
      Mar 26, 2020
      user #1350023MikeonaKonareportVeteran Hills Winter Fat Bike TrailThe trail has been groomed, but is still...
      Feb 12, 2020 @ 7:42am
      Feb 12, 2020

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike213292 miles27,467 ft133 miles8,645 ft
      1764,6681510,833
      E-Bike99107 miles13,068 ft51 miles8,645 ft
      2,2853228
      Hike239300 miles28,501 ft136 miles8,645 ft
      244,6492513
      Trail Running239298 miles28,468 ft136 miles8,645 ft
      4,6492353
      Horse5173 miles8,245 ft40 miles8,448 ft
      1,61214
      Dirtbike/Moto2549 miles5,404 ft29 miles8,320 ft
      1,60721
      Observed Trials46 miles620 ft2 miles351 ft
      334
      ATV/ORV/OHV2650 miles5,404 ft29 miles8,320 ft
      1,6081
      Snowmobile56 miles696 ft3 miles6,532 ft
      363
      Snowshoe810 miles1,135 ft4 miles6,631 ft
      2,23839
      Nordic Ski2222 miles1,873 ft8 miles6,598 ft
      45388
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