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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
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
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Sun Mountain is packed full of singletrack and doubletrack trails of all difficulty, find your line and ride.

      Trail work is being done on Sun Mountain as part of the Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance - Methow Chapter Chickadee Trail Project to be completed in 2020

      https://www.evergreenmtb.org/trails/projects/chickadee

      PLEASE NOTE: Hunting season is from Oct 17-27th 2020. Please be aware of active hunting in this area and be respectful and careful
      source: ...
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: No
      AKA: Chickadee
      Land Status: National Forest
      Chickadee trailhead google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 4
      • 11
      • 12
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 20, 2020

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      35
      Trails Mountain Bike
      29
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      35
      Trails Trail Running
      35
      Trails Horse
      6
      Trails Snowshoe
      2
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      65 miles
      Total Descent
      13,416 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,166 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,939 ft
      Reports
      244
      Photos
      72
      Ridden Counter
      4,319

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 1 rides
      • 3 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 3 miles avg distance

      Photos of Sun Mountain Mountain Bike

      42 |
      Oct 11, 2020 @ 9:59pm
      Oct 11, 2020
      trail: Woodpecker
      40 |
      Sep 12, 2020 @ 7:20pm
      Sep 12, 2020
      trail: Wild Turkey
      41 |
      Sep 10, 2020 @ 3:06pm
      Sep 10, 2020
      104 |
      Sep 5, 2020 @ 9:00pm
      Sep 5, 2020

      Videos of Sun Mountain Mountain Bike

      Magpie to Black Bear
      trail: Black Bear
      7:04 | 587 | Oct 27, 2016
      Magpie - Sun Mountain
      3:05 | 98 | May 28, 2015
      Methow Valley | Winthrop Mountain Biking |...
      4:07 | 395 | Jun 15, 2020 , Winthrop
      Climb It Change Upper Trail 9/13/2019 Sun Mountain
      18:58 | 162 | Oct 21, 2019 , Winthrop

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1130828YetiKickerwishlisttrailThompson Ridge
      Nov 28, 2020 @ 9:38am
      Nov 28, 2020
      user #2218199ByronpicswishlisttrailThompson Ridge
      Nov 24, 2020 @ 11:41pm
      Nov 24, 2020
      user #1779264nwillsonriddentrailPete's Dragon
      Nov 19, 2020 @ 9:23pm
      Nov 19, 2020
      user #2087423DevonYwishlisttrailThompson Ridge
      Nov 8, 2020 @ 12:13pm
      Nov 8, 2020
      user #2347871benmarwickriddentrailThompson Ridge
      Nov 7, 2020 @ 7:16pm
      Nov 7, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #935216LisalovesScoutreportCoal Creek (Temporary Name)No tree on Oct 19, all clear
      Oct 19, 2020 @ 2:47pm
      Oct 19, 2020
      user #1825503Funky11trailPete's DragonTons of sick berms with a few tabletops and...
      May 20, 2020 @ 2:39pm
      May 20, 2020
      user #592095josephrbrowntrailMore CowbellThanks for the comment. This is a user built...
      Apr 26, 2020 @ 9:21am
      Apr 26, 2020
      user #502663twiersumtrailMore CowbellThis trail is abandoned and should be removed....
      Apr 26, 2020 @ 9:13am
      Apr 26, 2020
      user #1589733BasedGawdtrailThompson RidgeThis wasn't here when I visited in summer......
      Nov 13, 2019 @ 6:05am
      Nov 13, 2019

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