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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 intendid 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

      Popular Riding Areas

      title
      Concordia Contours 6 35 7
      Saasveld 9 28 3
      Lebanon 4 11 3
      Jonkershoek Nature Reserve 2 20 2
      Helderberg Trails 18 4
      view all areas »
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      Region Details
      • 142
      • 8
      • 91
      • 260
      • 53
      • 6
      • 1


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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      574
      Trails Mountain Bike
      575
      Trails E-Bike
      35
      Trails Hike
      499
      Trails Trail Running
      499
      Trails Dirtbike
      1
      Trails ATV
      1
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Trails Snowmobile
      1
      Total Distance
      747 miles
      Total Descent
      145,094 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,555 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,563 ft
      Reports
      1,662
      Photos
      947
      Ridden Counter
      11,413

      Photos of Western Cape Mountain Bike

      trail: Blue loop
      0 |
      Apr 21, 2019 @ 10:38pm
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      trail: Blue loop
      0 |
      Apr 21, 2019 @ 10:37pm
      2 days
      trail: Blue loop
      1 |
      Apr 21, 2019 @ 10:37pm
      2 days
      trail: Chernobyl
      1 |
      Jan 30, 2019 @ 12:43am
      Jan 30, 2019

      Videos of Western Cape Mountain Bike

      The Plumber
      2:44 | 114 | Nov 25, 2018
      The Plumber - IG bangers
      0:54 | 51 | Nov 25, 2018
      2018 DH Nationals
      0:47 | 67 | May 31, 2018
      Conties track check
      3:27 | 46 | May 14, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Gumrun
      Somerset West
      Apr 20, 2019 @ 11:07pm
      Apr 20, 2019
      DryRemeJuan
      Phantom Singletrack
      Phantom
      Apr 9, 2019 @ 5:44am
      Apr 9, 2019
      DryMoritzGruter fallen trees are blocking the trail

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1191651CorriekuilderaddridelogApr 24, 2019 ride log
      Apr 24, 2019 @ 6:07am
      50 mins
      user #1562058RynovdRietaddridelogApr 24, 2019 ride log
      Apr 24, 2019 @ 5:57am
      1 hours
      user #1626028DossyaddridelogApr 24, 2019 ride log
      Apr 24, 2019 @ 5:52am
      1 hours
      user #1555246JamesDevineriddentrailHomtini Singletrack 1
      Apr 24, 2019 @ 5:09am
      2 hours
      user #1590810JacovaddridelogApr 24, 2019 ride log and 1 more
      Apr 24, 2019 @ 3:50am
      3 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1193050PeerlesstrailDam(n)climbTrail closed due to harvesting of pine trees....
      Apr 8, 2019 @ 12:11am
      Apr 8, 2019
      user #1193050PeerlesstrailValleyWatch for ground fire holes from previous...
      Apr 8, 2019 @ 12:10am
      Apr 8, 2019
      user #1193050PeerlesstrailBosvarklandTrail is partially gone after the fires and...
      Apr 8, 2019 @ 12:09am
      Apr 8, 2019
      user #1193050PeerlesstrailThe Root FarmTrail was rebuilt on Friday 5 April 2019. It...
      Apr 8, 2019 @ 12:08am
      Apr 8, 2019
      user #1193050PeerlesstrailBoletus BlissTrail is partially gone after the fires and...
      Apr 8, 2019 @ 12:06am
      Apr 8, 2019

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

      nametypecityrating
      Garden Route Trail Parkbike parkKnysna
      Helderberg Trailsbike parkSomerset West
      The Farmbike parkKnysna
      GRTP Pumptrackskill parkKnysna
      The Farmskill parkKnysna
      view all skill parks »

      Local Trail Supporters

      PB News Articles

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      Apr 9, 2014
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