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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,934
      State Ranking
      #56
      Trails (view details)
      19
      Trails Mountain Bike
      19
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      19
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Total Distance
      33 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      16 miles
      Total Descent
      5,478 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,792 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,415 ft
      Reports
      23
      Photos
      3
      Ridden Counter
      501

      Photos of Third Flats Mountain Bike

      report
      12 |
      May 16, 2018 @ 12:07pm
      May 16, 2018
      Second Thoughts, My City
      trail: Canyon View
      15 |
      Mar 24, 2018 @ 9:27am
      Mar 24, 2018
      Canyon View, My City
      report
      26 |
      Jan 4, 2018 @ 9:50pm
      Jan 4, 2018
      Second Thoughts, Grand Junction
      more photos »

      Videos of Third Flats Mountain Bike

      2018 Grand Junction Off-Road - 15, 30 or 40...
      3:56 | 14 | Dec 18, 2018
      2015 Grand Junction Off-Road
      3:51 | 3407 | Jul 14, 2015
      youtuber Mountain Biking Second Thoughts, Snakeskin,...
      14:58 | 89 | May 25, 2018 , Grand Junction
      youtuber Fresh Trails, Mountain Biking Second Thoughts,...
      trail: Snake Skin
      14:58 | 81 | May 23, 2018 , Grand Junction
      more videos »

      Third Flats Mountain Bike Routes

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      GJ Off Road Preview (partial)
      12 miles

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1487934jgraham1040trailSecond ThoughtsI love this trail, for being so new it's...
      May 16, 2018 @ 12:06pm
      May 16, 2018
      user #1324237BMBURCHAMtrailTwist-n-shoutSuper duper fun trail. Perfect for beginners...
      May 18, 2017 @ 4:05pm
      May 18, 2017
      user #174424mtnmanjaketrailButterknifeAs grandvalleydave noted this is a moto trail...
      Apr 18, 2016 @ 4:57pm
      Apr 18, 2016
      user #174424mtnmanjaketrailTwist-n-shoutThis is a wide smooth double track moto trail....
      Apr 18, 2016 @ 4:52pm
      Apr 18, 2016
      user #991796grandvalleydavetrailButterknifeA favorite test piece for the Grand Valley and...
      Jun 22, 2015 @ 4:42pm
      Jun 22, 2015
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      Recent Activity

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #788625toddaddtrailGunnison Bluffs (NW)
      Jan 22, 2019 @ 4:23pm
      10 hours
      user #1245047mjteleskieraddridelogDec 29, 2018 ride log
      Dec 29, 2018 @ 11:05am
      Dec 29, 2018
      user #880113epic-ridesaddvideo2018 Grand Junction Off-Road - 15, 30 or 40 miles of Westslope riding and Downtown GJ...
      Dec 18, 2018 @ 8:45am
      Dec 18, 2018
      user #1242774wschottwishlisttrailButterknife
      Nov 30, 2018 @ 4:27pm
      Nov 30, 2018
      user #1090794LoudpawlzaddridelogApr 24, 2016 ride log
      Nov 29, 2018 @ 5:42pm
      Nov 29, 2018
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      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Lunch Loops 5 27 16 32.2 km
      Redlands 11 10 14.9 km
      Turkey Flats 5 114.4 km
      Palisade Rim 5 115.3 km
      Kokopelli's Trail 3 10 6 119.5 km
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