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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
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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
  • Ideal
  • 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

      Popular Trail Networks

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      Lacamas Park 20 22
      Mt. Saint Helens 6 13 4
      Cold Creek 2 11 5
      Whipple Creek Park 10 5
      Gotchen Creek 7
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      Region Details
      • 44
      • 11
      • 56
      • 142
      • 30
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 days
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      286
      Trails Mountain Bike
      302
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      301
      Trails Trail Running
      301
      Trails Horse
      27
      Trails Snowmobile
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      490 miles
      Total Descent
      119,873 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,835 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      5,846 ft
      Reports
      1,436
      Photos
      1,807
      Ridden Counter
      12,740

      Popular Southwest Mountain Biking Trails

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      Jeep Trail to Brown House
      Syncline
      Little Maui
      Syncline
      Sixth Sense
      Cold Creek
      Thrillium
      Cold Creek
      Cold Creek
      Cold Creek
      Ape Canyon Trail
      Mt. Saint Helens
      Little Moab
      Syncline
      Hidden Canyon Trail
      Syncline
      Plains of Abraham
      Mt. Saint Helens
      Red Tape
      Lacamas Park
      1070 Road Climb
      Cold Creek
      Loowit #216: Ape Canyon - Windy
      Mt. Saint Helens
      Falls Creek TR152
      Falls Creek
      Waterfront Trail
      Lacamas Park
      Murphy's Grade
      Cold Creek

      Southwest Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      2018 Trans-Cascadia Day 1
      Mt. Saint Helens
      29 miles
      Towers to Sixth Sense Tour
      Cold Creek
      10 miles
      Tarbell Loop
      Cold Creek
      23 miles
      Coldwater Lake Loop
      Coldwater Lake / Mt Margaret
      10 miles
      Juniper Ridge Point to Point
      17 miles
      Lacamas Lake Loop
      Fallen Leaf Park
      5 miles
      Ape Canyon Loop
      Southwest
      23 miles
      Toutleloop
      Mt. Saint Helens
      8 miles
      Chinook Out and Back
      Cold Creek
      14 miles
      Up Maui to Hidden Canyon
      Syncline Ridge
      5 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 39 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 259 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance

      Photos of Southwest Mountain Bike

      trail: Cold Creek
      203 |
      Jan 22, 2018 @ 9:23am
      Jan 22, 2018
      583 |
      Jun 12, 2017 @ 8:08pm
      Jun 12, 2017
      trail: Thrillium
      676 |
      Jul 5, 2016 @ 3:13pm
      Jul 5, 2016
      964 |
      Apr 17, 2016 @ 6:30pm
      Apr 17, 2016

      Videos of Southwest Mountain Bike

      Alec Loves his trees
      0:53 | 128 | Mar 27, 2020
      Thrillium Clips
      trail: Thrillium
      0:24 | 99 | Dec 30, 2019
      Night Riding
      0:17 | 35 | Nov 5, 2019
      rippin st helens
      4:09 | 66 | Oct 15, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Bells Mountain Trail
      Cold Creek
      Jul 30, 2020 @ 3:39pm
      Jul 30, 2020
      Very Dryvtecpg1Overgrown
      Tarbell Trail
      Cold Creek
      Jul 30, 2020 @ 3:39pm
      Jul 30, 2020
      Unknownvtecpg1Overgrown
      Huffman Peak Trail
      Siouxon Area
      Jul 27, 2020 @ 8:18am
      Jul 27, 2020
      IdealpattycroasStill some trees down on the climb. Once...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2131650maritknapp12riddentrailLittle Moab and 1 more
      Aug 8, 2020 @ 11:00pm
      2 hours
      user #1672139brendanandywishlisttrailLewis River
      Aug 8, 2020 @ 5:35pm
      7 hours
      user #1936453KyleB2riddentrailFalls Creek TR152
      Aug 8, 2020 @ 3:14pm
      9 hours
      user #1244269sanfretvotetrailRed Tape
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 2:10pm
      1 days
      user #2224507zachildersriddentrailCold Creek
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 11:25am
      2 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1767649rachthompsontrailMorrison Creek Trail #39Overgrown where the trail goes thepugh an old...
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 4:18pm
      2 days
      user #1767649rachthompsontrailGotchen Creek Trail #40Very overgrown and not bikeable at this time.
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 4:14pm
      2 days
      user #2232865kmpollocktrailTarbellDid an out and back from Rock Creek Campground...
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 9:57am
      3 days
      user #1983021katakatatrailBench TrailNo way this trail is rideable by bike.
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 7:59pm
      Aug 3, 2020
      user #2307106RechenmatrailRed TapeSuch a fun run!
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 6:48pm
      Aug 1, 2020

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