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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Vaglaskógur is an old forest and one of the biggest forests in Iceland.
      It is maintained by The Icelandic Forest Service (IFS) and has many trails and paths to walk and bike.
      There are still no "bike only" trails but many cross-country walking trails that are very fun to ride.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      Shuttleable: YES
      Access Info:
      Usually at the main parking lot straight across when you cross the bridge.
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Region Details
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      Trails (view details)
      3
      Trails Mountain Bike
      3
      Trails E-Bike
      3
      Trails Hike
      3
      Trails Trail Running
      3
      Total Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent
      1,152 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,423 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,773 ft
      Photos
      1
      Ridden Counter
      5

      Popular Vaglaskógur Mountain Biking Trails

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      Activity Feed

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      user #1117873sigurduraddridelogAug 7, 2019 ride log
      Aug 7, 2019 @ 12:00pm
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      Aug 4, 2019 @ 8:05am
      Aug 4, 2019
      user #1117873sigurduraddridelogAug 3, 2019 ride log and 1 more
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 10:40am
      Aug 3, 2019
      user #1117873sigurduraddridelogAug 3, 2019 ride log
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 5:30am
      Aug 3, 2019
      user #1117873sigurduraddridelogAug 1, 2019 ride log
      Aug 1, 2019 @ 7:30am
      Aug 1, 2019

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