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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
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
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
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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.
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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: City Managed
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      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
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      Region Details
      • 39
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 23, 2021

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      41
      Trails Mountain Bike
      41
      Trails E-Bike
      40
      Trails Hike
      41
      Trails Trail Running
      41
      Trails Horse
      1
      Total Distance
      15 miles
      Total Descent
      253 ft
      Total Vertical
      105 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      106 ft
      Reports
      131
      Photos
      3
      Ridden Counter
      979

      Popular The Helix Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 2 rides
      • 24 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 2 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 9 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance

      Photos of The Helix Mountain Bike

      trail: Path
      21 |
      Jan 4, 2019 @ 8:30am
      Jan 4, 2019
      trail: Art Path
      40 |
      Jan 4, 2019 @ 8:25am
      Jan 4, 2019
      25 |
      Jan 3, 2019 @ 6:14am
      Jan 3, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Path
      Jul 23, 2021 @ 9:55am
      Jul 23, 2021
      IdealShoodNoBetter BCDC
      Path
      Jul 23, 2021 @ 9:55am
      Jul 23, 2021
      IdealShoodNoBetter BCDC
      Path
      Jul 23, 2021 @ 9:55am
      Jul 23, 2021
      IdealShoodNoBetter BCDC
      Path
      Mar 9, 2021 @ 8:22am
      Mar 9, 2021
      DryShoodNoBetter BCDC
      Art Path
      Mar 9, 2021 @ 8:22am
      Mar 9, 2021
      DryShoodNoBetter BCDC
      Path
      Feb 11, 2021 @ 10:17am
      Feb 11, 2021
      Snow PackedCacyn
      Path
      Jan 19, 2021 @ 9:53am
      Jan 19, 2021
      VariableShoodNoBetter BCDC
      Path
      Jan 19, 2021 @ 9:53am
      Jan 19, 2021
      VariableShoodNoBetter BCDC
      Path
      Jan 19, 2021 @ 9:53am
      Jan 19, 2021
      VariableShoodNoBetter BCDC
      Cycleway
      Jan 19, 2021 @ 9:53am
      Jan 19, 2021
      VariableShoodNoBetter BCDC

      Activity Feed

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      user #2183452elainebaillieriddentrailCycleway
      Aug 25, 2021 @ 3:52am
      Aug 25, 2021
      user #1620709ShoodNoBetteraddreportPath and 2 more
      Jul 23, 2021 @ 1:23pm
      Jul 23, 2021
      user #1290755gmccvotetrailCycleway and 1 more
      Mar 18, 2021 @ 6:16am
      Mar 18, 2021
      user #1620709ShoodNoBetteraddreportPath and 2 more
      Mar 9, 2021 @ 10:03am
      Mar 9, 2021
      user #2238991CacynaddreportPath
      Feb 11, 2021 @ 11:26am
      Feb 11, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Westquarter Glen 121.3 km
      Callendar Park 30 81.4 km
      Polmont Woods2.4 km
      Bantaskin Estate 82.4 km
      Falkirk Wheel 15 43.4 km

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike4115 miles253 ft5 miles105 ft
      #4,668#21531311,493
      E-Bike4015 miles249 ft5 miles105 ft
      #1,737#14313161
      Hike4115 miles253 ft5 miles105 ft
      #3,953#1451314
      Trail Running4115 miles253 ft5 miles105 ft
      #3,946#14213181
      Horse12,064 ft69 ft2,064 ft69 ft
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