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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
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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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      The Vail Valley is a special place to recreate on trails. In 2018 it was awarded designation as one of fifteen IMBA Silver Level Ride Centers in the world.

      A variety of mountain biking exists for all levels at almost all times of the year. Excellent early season riding is available down Valley in Eagle and by the time June comes around lift served riding is opening on Vail Mountain. There are trail systems right out your backdoor for after work or lunch laps and hundreds of miles of backcountry accessible singletrack awaits on the weekend.

      The Vail Valley is also fortunate to be sourrounded by 100,000s of thousands of acres of wilderness that offers incredible hiking and backpacking opportunities.
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      Region Details
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      • 2
      • 32
      • 100
      • 50
      • 7

      Region Status
      Caution as of Aug 8, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      343
      Trails Mountain Bike
      265
      Trails E-Bike
      50
      Trails Hike
      295
      Trails Trail Running
      295
      Trails Horse
      111
      Trails Dirtbike
      51
      Trails Observed Trials
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      27
      Trails Snowmobile
      3
      Trails Snowshoe
      9
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      6
      Trails Nordic Ski
      5
      Total Distance
      824 miles
      Total Descent
      156,545 ft
      Total Vertical
      7,689 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      13,862 ft
      Reports
      2,147
      Photos
      767
      Ridden Counter
      16,174

      Popular Vail Valley Mountain Biking Trails

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      Boneyard
      Eagle - East Eagle
      Pool-Ice Rink
      Eagle - East Eagle
      Charlie Brown
      Eagle - East Eagle
      Lower Old Nine Line
      Vail Mountain
      Hanks Hideaway
      Vail Mountain
      Radio Flyer
      Vail Mountain
      Bailey's
      Vail Mountain
      Lower Radio Flyer
      Vail Mountain
      Haymaker Cutoff
      Eagle - East Eagle
      Ringneck Paved Access
      Eagle
      Son of Simba
      Vail Mountain
      Lionshead Access
      Vail Mountain
      Lion Down
      Vail Mountain
      Lee's Way Down
      West Avon Preserve
      Hernage Ditch Path
      Eagle

      Vail Valley Mountain Bike Routes

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      Whiskey Creek & Everkrisp from Meadow Mountain
      Minturn
      10 miles
      Boneyard/Redneck Ridge
      Eagle
      6 miles
      Boneyard/Pool & Ice
      Eagle
      7 miles
      Eagle Ranch LOV Connection Loop
      Eagle
      9 miles
      Boneyard/Dirtsurfer
      Eagle
      8 miles
      LOV Connection Route
      Eagle
      5 miles
      Elkhorn Allies Paulies
      Beaver Creek & Arrowhead
      12 miles
      Son of Middle Creek Loop
      Vail - North of I-70
      9 miles
      Abrams Ridge with Itch and Scratch
      Eagle
      9 miles
      West Avon Sample
      West Avon Preserve
      5 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 10 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 248 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance

      Photos of Vail Valley Mountain Bike

      trail: Magic Forest
      73 |
      Sep 3, 2017 @ 3:26pm
      Sep 3, 2017
      trail: Big Mamba
      48 |
      Sep 3, 2017 @ 1:58pm
      Sep 3, 2017
      56 |
      Jan 18, 2017 @ 2:49pm
      Jan 18, 2017
      46 |
      Jan 18, 2017 @ 2:39pm
      Jan 18, 2017

      Videos of Vail Valley Mountain Bike

      Lee's Way Down
      4:07 | 15 | Jul 24, 2020
      Old 9 line RAW
      1:02 | 55 | Sep 13, 2019
      Fly Swat
      trail: Two Elk
      0:19 | 223 | Jan 25, 2019
      Oh So
      trail: Oh So
      1:45 | 159 | Jan 4, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #2357195JavierheuserwishlisttrailMill Creek Road (FSR 710)
      Aug 14, 2020 @ 9:24pm
      10 hours
      user #2357195JavierheuserwishlisttrailGame Creek
      Aug 14, 2020 @ 8:48pm
      10 hours
      user #1265205MikedahlyriddentrailFred's Lunch
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 10:35am
      2 days
      user #1798287winscottwishlisttrailAspen Glade
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 9:58am
      Aug 11, 2020
      user #2258352nsclementsriddentrailDavos Trail and 1 more
      Aug 10, 2020 @ 4:55pm
      Aug 10, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #917298hi-dr-nicktrailFred's Lunch^haha no. It’s running fast and the blown...
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 5:31pm
      Aug 4, 2020
      user #1600776Tele-ittrailMcCoy ParkExactly. 2 new chairlifts were scheduled to be...
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 10:34pm
      Jul 25, 2020
      user #2248487lgaldotrailFred's LunchI’ve been riding it all summer and yesterday...
      Jul 22, 2020 @ 10:14pm
      Jul 22, 2020
      user #2303723willyweztrailSidekickSidekick is NOT a trail for true beginners....
      Jul 19, 2020 @ 10:44am
      Jul 19, 2020
      user #1405941LalaTreportWill's ThrillTrail under construction. New jump lines and...
      Jul 14, 2020 @ 7:30am
      Jul 14, 2020

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