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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (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%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
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
Contribute Details
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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Radar Time
x Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
Trails Deemphasized
Trails are shown in grey.
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      Region Details
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      • 6

      Region Status
      Open as of Aug 13, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      35
      Trails Mountain Bike
      35
      Trails Hike
      34
      Trails Trail Running
      34
      Total Distance
      21 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      11 miles
      Total Descent
      7,184 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,256 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,891 ft
      Reports
      1,031
      Photos
      155
      Ridden Counter
      3,862

      Photos of The Bluff Recreation Area Mountain Bike

      trail: Boardwalk
      9 |
      Aug 18, 2021 @ 8:10pm
      Aug 18, 2021
      trail: Boardwalk
      6 |
      Aug 18, 2021 @ 8:08pm
      Aug 18, 2021
      11 |
      Aug 18, 2021 @ 8:07pm
      Aug 18, 2021
      13 |
      Aug 16, 2021 @ 11:47pm
      Aug 16, 2021
      26 |
      Aug 9, 2021 @ 8:41am
      Aug 9, 2021
      trail: Back In Black
      98 |
      Feb 3, 2021 @ 10:30pm
      Feb 3, 2021
      trail: Broken Axe
      56 |
      Feb 3, 2021 @ 10:30pm
      Feb 3, 2021
      trail: Back In Black
      66 |
      Feb 1, 2021 @ 12:43pm
      Feb 1, 2021

      Videos of The Bluff Recreation Area Mountain Bike

      lower Mystery DH - Cypress Mountain
      trail: Shining
      1:14 | 301 | Dec 17, 2013
      Shinning, AntiFlo, Apocalypse
      trail: Shining
      5:12 | 215 | Jun 13, 2020 , Smithers
      Mountain Biking in Smithers, BC: Broken Axe To...
      trail: Broken Axe
      125 | Jun 13, 2020 , Smithers
      Mountain Biking in Smithers, BC: Steep loamy...
      trail: Skitzo
      7:22 | 373 | May 18, 2020 , Smithers

      Recent Trail Reports

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      All Screwed Up
      Jan 18, 2022 @ 9:06am
      2 days
      Snow Groomedalec-cookie
      Meanstreak
      Jan 18, 2022 @ 9:06am
      2 days
      Snow Groomedalec-cookie
      Meanstreak
      Jan 18, 2022 @ 9:01am
      2 days
      Snow Groomedalec-cookie
      Four Horseman
      Oct 17, 2021 @ 10:54am
      Oct 17, 2021
      DrymitchebeTree down on ride around
      Deep Bluff
      Oct 7, 2021 @ 9:40pm
      Oct 7, 2021
      Prevalent Mudsobikeski SMBA Persistent muddy sections on both side of...
      Auntie Flo
      Oct 7, 2021 @ 9:36pm
      Oct 7, 2021
      Variablesobikeski SMBA Downed tree cleared by Brad. Thanks!
      Backdoor Way Out
      Sep 28, 2021 @ 3:02pm
      Sep 28, 2021
      WetAhmadyasenI rode uphill for the hanging bridge kind...
      Lower Auntie Flo
      Sep 10, 2021 @ 4:31pm
      Sep 10, 2021
      Idealmacbot2000
      Back In Black
      Aug 31, 2021 @ 11:38am
      Aug 31, 2021
      Wetnc99Challenging ride while wet.
      Shining
      Aug 31, 2021 @ 11:38am
      Aug 31, 2021
      Variablenc99Running well.

      Activity Feed

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      user #258019alec-cookieaddreportMeanstreak and 2 more
      Jan 18, 2022 @ 9:05am
      2 days
      user #519155bikesandbarleyriddentrailMeanstreak
      Nov 18, 2021 @ 7:54pm
      Nov 18, 2021
      user #824626gfortinriddentrailAuntie Flo and 1 more
      Oct 31, 2021 @ 12:00pm
      Oct 31, 2021
      user #2889094BeekzriddentrailSmoothy
      Oct 27, 2021 @ 7:44pm
      Oct 27, 2021
      user #2889094BeekzriddentrailLong Way and 1 more
      Oct 23, 2021 @ 7:46am
      Oct 23, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2344290nc99trailSkitzoVideo coming from the NW? (And I agree re: rating)
      Aug 17, 2021 @ 9:30pm
      Aug 17, 2021
      user #425747BCpovtrailSkitzoProbably closer to a double black, especially...
      Jul 24, 2021 @ 10:16pm
      Jul 24, 2021
      user #2344290nc99reportNervous ShakedownThat was a significant amount of work; thanks...
      May 29, 2021 @ 9:45am
      May 29, 2021
      user #1072cyclerxtrailSkitzoOne ride and I'm addicted. Tons of trail...
      Jun 11, 2020 @ 4:21pm
      Jun 11, 2020
      user #1158023echalltrailAuntie FloTwo trees across the left trail option...
      May 18, 2020 @ 9:24pm
      May 18, 2020

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike3521 miles7,185 ft11 miles1,257 ft
      #1,382#1241501,0312,934
      Hike3421 miles6,860 ft11 miles1,257 ft
      #1,132#10411,03065
      Trail Running3421 miles6,860 ft11 miles1,257 ft
      #1,140#10441,030172
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