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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
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      Region Details
      • 103
      • 1
      • 84
      • 166
      • 48
      • 9
      • 3

      Region Status
      Caution as of 39 mins
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      420
      Trails Mountain Bike
      439
      Trails E-Bike
      8
      Trails Hike
      412
      Trails Trail Running
      412
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Dirtbike
      1
      Total Distance
      295 miles
      Total Descent
      84,499 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,267 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,286 ft
      Reports
      7,679
      Photos
      2,740
      Ridden Counter
      95,232

      Popular Whatcom County Mountain Biking Trails

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      Unemployment Line
      Galbraith
      Atomic Dog
      Galbraith
      Evolution
      Galbraith
      Cedar Dust
      Galbraith
      Gate and Switch
      Galbraith
      Mullet
      Galbraith
      Dog Patch
      Galbraith
      SST
      Galbraith
      Ridge Trail (from Viewpoint North)
      Galbraith
      RD 2100
      Galbraith
      Cheech and Chong's Wild Ride
      Galbraith
      Last Call
      Galbraith
      Gate & Switch Cutoff
      Galbraith
      Backdoor
      Galbraith
      QOD Alternate Climb
      Galbraith

      Whatcom County Mountain Bike Routes

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      ALL Braith
      Samish Crest Open Space
      83 miles
      Freehub Magazine: Cougar Ridge
      Galbraith
      2 miles
      Double Black, Double Down
      Chuckanut Mountain
      6 miles
      Demo Route
      Galbraith
      14 miles
      The Galby Classic
      Galbraith
      16 miles
      The New Southside Classic Downhill
      Lake Padden
      7 miles
      Most of Blanchard
      Blanchard Mountain
      15 miles
      galbraith xc loop to u-line
      Galbraith
      9 miles
      Grasshopper to sst from birch
      Galbraith
      6 miles
      All of them
      Samish Crest Open Space
      91 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 49 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 64 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 777 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance

      Photos of Whatcom County Mountain Bike

      trail: Das Auto Bahn
      472 |
      Sep 8, 2018 @ 7:35pm
      Sep 8, 2018
      401 |
      Mar 31, 2017 @ 9:34am
      Mar 31, 2017
      trail: Irish Death
      1,489 |
      Mar 31, 2017 @ 9:33am
      Mar 31, 2017
      | 3 comments
      trail: Wonderland
      397 |
      Jun 26, 2016 @ 3:16pm
      Jun 26, 2016
      | 1 comments

      Videos of Whatcom County Mountain Bike

      Some Spaced Out MTB Kids
      1:33 | 83 | Aug 27, 2020
      The Jumping Beans at Galbraith
      trail: Cedar Dust
      1:41 | 44 | Aug 16, 2020
      He should have done a run up
      0:05 | 223 | Aug 16, 2020
      Gabraith Step Up Crash
      0:05 | | Aug 16, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Galen's Step
      Chuckanut Mountain
      Sep 25, 2020 @ 8:41pm
      1 days
      Wetmasonguy2 trees down, quick hike up from the...
      Cougar Ridge
      Galbraith
      Sep 24, 2020 @ 4:43pm
      2 days
      Wetvesania Large tree down across trail, blocking...
      Cedar Dust Expert Jump Line
      Galbraith
      Sep 11, 2020 @ 10:59am
      Sep 11, 2020
      Very DryEarlMorris

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Whoopsie Woodle
      Galbraith
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 10:22pm
      39 mins
      Wetvindee Tree cleared. Puddles in spots. Dirt is...
      Dog Patch
      Galbraith
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 10:17pm
      44 mins
      Wetvindee Drained several large puddles with a few...
      Kaiser
      Galbraith
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 1:28pm
      10 hours
      VariableNewFisher Brushed and blown. Bottom 2/3rds got love...
      Lair of the Bear
      Galbraith
      Sep 25, 2020 @ 1:53pm
      1 days
      VariablemarywuestScattered puddles and Large puddle near...
      Old Bob's
      Galbraith
      Sep 24, 2020 @ 9:17pm
      2 days
      WetDavidg25Two trees across the trail. First one is...
      Bob's Trail
      Galbraith
      Sep 24, 2020 @ 6:17pm
      2 days
      Dryacsmith42
      Ridge Trail (from Viewpoint North)
      Galbraith
      Sep 24, 2020 @ 1:16pm
      2 days
      Wetmicahellis8019Lots of wet Leaves and wet roots. Not...
      Fancy switchback
      Galbraith
      Sep 24, 2020 @ 1:16pm
      2 days
      Wetmicahellis8019
      Ridge Trail (Viewpoint - South)
      Galbraith
      Sep 24, 2020 @ 1:16pm
      2 days
      Wetmicahellis8019
      Cedar Dust
      Galbraith
      Sep 24, 2020 @ 1:16pm
      2 days
      Wetmicahellis8019

      Activity Feed

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      user #1562720vindeeaddreportDog Patch and 1 more
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 10:17pm
      44 mins
      user #1562720vindeecommentreportWhoopsie Woodle
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 10:11pm
      49 mins
      user #2425772ChrisQw9JxAriddentrailSST
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 9:10pm
      2 hours
      user #1863594wwuboarder82riddentrailDog Patch and 30 more
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 7:26pm
      4 hours
      user #1511155amathezwishlisttrailMohawk and 1 more
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 5:30pm
      6 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1562720vindeereportWhoopsie WoodleI cleared it.
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 10:11pm
      49 mins
      user #995465NewFisherreportKaiserThanks for you hard work Tim.
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 1:31pm
      9 hours
      user #995465NewFisherreportKaiserHey Tommy, thanks for clipping the black...
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 1:30pm
      10 hours
      user #806545megadethe99reportFragrance Lake RoadIs it closed to vehicles
      Sep 20, 2020 @ 9:45am
      Sep 20, 2020
      user #1205277Adamo11338trail2 1/2This trail is classic old school NW single...
      Sep 20, 2020 @ 8:32am
      Sep 20, 2020
      • By flowmotiontrailtours & contributors
      • Admins: chuktA, ckeyland, WillieJacobsz, adaptivemike, ReckitRolley, EMBA, boxxerace, jmahler
      • #17591 - 1,651 views
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