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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

LEGEND
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
      Trails (view details)
      2,257
      Trails Mountain Bike
      2,143
      Trails E-Bike
      216
      Trails Hike
      2,055
      Trails Trail Running
      2,055
      Trails Dirtbike
      113
      Trails ATV
      2
      Trails Horse
      2
      Total Distance
      1,298 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      600 miles
      Total Descent
      301,677 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,148 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      5,154 ft
      Reports
      15,181
      Photos
      6,364
      Ridden Counter
      173,444
      Sub Regions

      Popular Riding Areas

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      Cumberland Forest 9 69 47 7
      Doumont 14 98 17 6
      Whiskey Creek
      Forbidden Plateau 9 15 47 4
      Hartland Mountain Bike Park 2 27 36 10
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      Photos of Vancouver Island Mountain Bike

      127 |
      May 7, 2017 @ 7:33pm
      May 7, 2017
      Upper Thirsty Beaver
      454 |
      Jun 16, 2014 @ 4:06pm
      Jun 16, 2014
      Upper Thirsty Beaver
      323 |
      Apr 1, 2014 @ 11:43am
      Apr 1, 2014
      Tomato Creek, Vancouver
      trail: The Face
      779 |
      Jan 8, 2007 @ 10:26pm
      Jan 8, 2007
      The Face, Port Alberni
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      Videos of Vancouver Island Mountain Bike

      Dirt Falls
      trail: Dirt Falls
      0:19 | 5 | Jan 14, 2019
      Muther Hucker
      0:42 | 11 | Jan 13, 2019
      Interval
      2:42 | 3716 | Jan 6, 2019
      2018 Prevost Spring
      3:09 | 176 | Jan 5, 2019
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      Vancouver Island Mountain Bike Routes

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      BCBikeRace2018 - Day 1 (Cowichan Valley) race
      25 miles
      2018 Forbidden Enduro
      19 miles
      PACE Multisport Dodge City X 2018: Trail Bicycles Bike Course (Sprint)
      7 miles
      Down and Up
      5 miles

      Recent Comments

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