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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
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      Region Details
      • 21
      • 15
      • 38
      • 53
      • 16

      Region Status
      Caution as of Oct 18, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      143
      Trails Mountain Bike
      143
      Trails E-Bike
      24
      Trails Hike
      142
      Trails Trail Running
      142
      Total Distance
      154 miles
      Total Descent
      7,195 ft
      Total Vertical
      651 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      871 ft
      Reports
      1,522
      Photos
      71
      Ridden Counter
      6,169

      Popular The Great Lakes Plain Mountain Biking Trails

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      Bobal Ridge
      Outback Trail at Imagination Glen
      Broken Arrow
      Outback Trail at Imagination Glen
      Southtown Loop (Adv)
      Winona Lake
      Speedy Ridge
      Outback Trail at Imagination Glen
      Winona Lake (Middle)
      Winona Lake
      Access Trail
      Outback Trail at Imagination Glen
      The Balcony
      Outback Trail at Imagination Glen
      Upper Pipeline
      Outback Trail at Imagination Glen
      Winona Lake (Meadow)
      Winona Lake
      Roller Coaster
      Outback Trail at Imagination Glen
      Creek West
      Winona Lake
      Sweet Darlin'
      Winona Lake
      Creek East
      Winona Lake
      Rich's Revenge
      Outback Trail at Imagination Glen
      DuKattie Drop
      Winona Lake

      The Great Lakes Plain Mountain Bike Routes

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      Full Loop - All Front Side and Most Dark Side Trails
      Outback Trail at Imagination Glen
      9 miles
      Faster Drying Trails
      Outback Trail at Imagination Glen
      8 miles
      Winona East
      Winona Lake
      4 miles
      Winona West
      Winona Lake
      4 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 2 rides
      • 22 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 41 rides
      • 20 miles avg distance

      Photos of The Great Lakes Plain Mountain Bike

      4 |
      Oct 20, 2020 @ 10:29am
      Oct 20, 2020
      1 |
      Oct 20, 2020 @ 10:29am
      Oct 20, 2020
      57 |
      Jul 8, 2019 @ 8:44am
      Jul 8, 2019
      49 |
      Jul 8, 2019 @ 8:44am
      Jul 8, 2019

      Videos of The Great Lakes Plain Mountain Bike

      Me n Marko on Heaven N Hell (4c)
      trail: Zig Zag
      0:15 | 194 | Jan 13, 2011
      youtuber Potato Creek Mountain Bike Trail - Dog in K9...

      11:45 | 5 | Oct 22, 2020
      youtuber Wood Features, Berms, and Dork Disks.  OH MY!...

      7:25 | 68 | Jul 16, 2020
      Midwest Mountain Bike Trails - Creekside...

      13:18 | 26 | Jun 25, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2461997ApeeteriddentrailPrairie Duneland Trail
      Oct 22, 2020 @ 6:39pm
      Oct 22, 2020
      user #902514trailforksaddvideoPotato Creek Mountain Bike Trail - Dog in K9 Sportsack with Hot Chick
      Oct 22, 2020 @ 10:00am
      Oct 22, 2020
      user #1397558Billythemtbaddphoto in My City and 5 more
      Oct 20, 2020 @ 10:29am
      Oct 20, 2020
      user #1555331ArmuiraddreportTrailer Run and 23 more
      Oct 18, 2020 @ 11:17am
      Oct 18, 2020
      user #2200570badwolf42addreportAccess Road and 2 more
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 9:46am
      Oct 10, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2387185cooluketrailNorth SideI like this side better than the South side....
      Sep 12, 2020 @ 9:24am
      Sep 12, 2020
      user #2266411001020reportThe BasementI agree!!
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 10:35pm
      Jul 6, 2020
      user #2266411001020reportThe BasementI think in general That some of these trails...
      Jul 2, 2020 @ 10:00pm
      Jul 2, 2020
      user #2266411001020reportLog JamTree fell down on trail
      Jul 2, 2020 @ 12:10pm
      Jul 2, 2020
      user #2092406GabEburgtrailSouthtown (Adv Start)I don’t think this should be rated a Black...
      Apr 15, 2020 @ 6:12am
      Apr 15, 2020

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