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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
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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
      The wider Sydney basin is home to a wide variety of bushland, waterways and incredible trails. From the start of the Blue Mountains in the west, to the rocky and rugged valleys of the northern and southern coastal regions. Trails ranging from cruisy cross country at Wylde, Loftus and Yellomundee to all-out steep and gnarly tech of the Northern Beaches, as well as a number of BMX tracks, pump tracks, dirt jumps and its own freeride park at Belrose. Head to your local bike shop as shown on the map to get sent in the right direction for you.
      Region Details
      • 154
      • 7
      • 164
      • 218
      • 92
      • 18
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of 14 hours

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      693
      Trails Mountain Bike
      700
      Trails E-Bike
      195
      Trails Hike
      638
      Trails Trail Running
      640
      Trails Horse
      10
      Trails Dirtbike
      5
      Total Distance
      480 miles
      Total Descent
      81,369 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,477 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,478 ft
      Reports
      4,921
      Photos
      1,319
      Ridden Counter
      88,244

      Popular Trail Networks

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      Royal National Park 26 12 2
      Terrey Hills 19 8 6
      Yellomundee Regional Park 13 24 2
      Manly Dam 13 14 6
      Cascades 1 6 9 4
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      Popular Sydney Basin Mountain Biking Trails

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      East Trail
      Manly Dam
      Trig Track
      Manly Dam
      South Trail
      Manly Dam
      19th Hole
      Manly Dam
      North Trail
      Manly Dam
      Possum Trail
      Manly Dam
      Stage 1 Black Descent
      Old Man's Valley
      Lava Flow
      Old Man's Valley
      Wylde MTB Trail
      Western Sydney Parklands
      Stage 1 Upper Blue
      Old Man's Valley
      Intermediate Trail
      Old Man's Valley
      Lava Flow exit
      Old Man's Valley
      Connector
      Old Man's Valley
      Jumping Jack
      Manly Dam
      More Intermediate Alternative
      Old Man's Valley

      Sydney Basin Mountain Bike Routes

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      Manly Dam Official Route
      Manly Dam
      6 miles
      Manly Dam Possum loop
      Manly Dam
      7 miles
      Twin Peaks
      Oxford Falls
      5 miles
      Mt Narra + Bull Ant Loop
      Deep Creek
      5 miles
      Allambie to dam
      Manly Dam
      3 miles
      H20 Loop Full
      Westleigh
      4 miles
      The Diggers Ditch
      Royal National Park
      1 miles
      Manly Dam, Red Hill and Deep Creek
      Manly Dam
      20 miles
      H2o Lite
      Westleigh
      4 miles
      Lapstone Public To Emu Rugby League Fields
      Lapstone
      2 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 131 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 169 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 1,338 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance

      Photos of Sydney Basin Mountain Bike

      398 |
      Jan 17, 2018 @ 1:24am
      Jan 17, 2018
      374 |
      Dec 22, 2017 @ 2:58pm
      Dec 22, 2017
      472 |
      Nov 12, 2017 @ 3:37pm
      Nov 12, 2017
      86 |
      Feb 10, 2016 @ 6:17pm
      Feb 10, 2016

      Videos of Sydney Basin Mountain Bike

      Submission for Friday Fails
      0:20 | 1036 | Aug 5, 2020
      Jump line on Crackers
      trail: Crackers
      0:08 | 99 | May 31, 2020
      Warimoo
      trail: Crackers
      0:08 | 57 | May 30, 2020
      Crashes
      trail: Rampage
      0:09 | 316 | May 30, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

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      East Trail
      Manly Dam
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 8:04pm
      13 hours
      VariablenewformulaE-Bike Open again, good conditions
      North Trail
      Manly Dam
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 11:47pm
      1 days
      Prevalent MudazsthjCouncil has the closed track signs up
      Rawson Parade
      Royal National Park
      Jul 31, 2020 @ 7:41pm
      Jul 31, 2020
      DryLaT1NaSo

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #2306713Christianhansonaddphoto in My City and 5 more
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 4:31am
      5 hours
      user #859517thebokchoiriddentrailGround Control
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 4:11am
      5 hours
      user #1325952nstylin777addreportBucky's Singletrack and 4 more
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 3:56am
      5 hours
      user #2340858dhogesriddentrailPennant Hills Fire Trail and 3 more
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 2:37am
      6 hours
      user #1572539newformulaaddreportTrig Track and 8 more
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 1:20am
      8 hours

      Recent Comments

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      user #1713248EvilAzza1trailWicked WallabyE bike riding tomorrow yes ,EBIKE common...
      Jul 31, 2020 @ 3:57am
      Jul 31, 2020
      user #2231961Green104trailWicked WallabyGreat track, easy to follow, bit wet today,...
      Jul 30, 2020 @ 7:47pm
      Jul 30, 2020
      user #2280227Blogie62trailMuppet ShowTough ride.. was wet in patches but...
      Jul 30, 2020 @ 7:07pm
      Jul 30, 2020
      user #1988628Astanford167trail2 Ridges & 6 BridgesGreat trail, it is very confusing on your...
      Jul 27, 2020 @ 4:51am
      Jul 27, 2020
      user #2302675noobcaketrailGwydir Trailsteep firetrails! what a workout!
      Jul 24, 2020 @ 11:06pm
      Jul 24, 2020

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