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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
  • 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
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      • 38
      • 11
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      Region Status
      Open as of 23 hours ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #21
      State Ranking
      #8
      Trails (view details)
      397
      Trails Mountain Bike
      389
      Trails E-Bike
      18
      Trails Hike
      382
      Trails Trail Running
      382
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Dirtbike
      2
      Trails Observed Trials
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Total Distance
      232 miles
      Total Descent
      49,742 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,197 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,350 ft
      Reports
      6,744
      Photos
      1,570
      Ridden Counter
      57,160
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Nanaimo Mountain Bike

      trail: Flow Show
      176 |
      Jul 3, 2017 @ 5:13pm
      Jul 3, 2017
      trail: Uterbraten
      171 |
      Jun 26, 2017 @ 8:11pm
      Jun 26, 2017
      trail: Rollercoaster
      94 |
      Jun 26, 2017 @ 8:11pm
      Jun 26, 2017
      trail: Meat Draw
      438 |
      Jul 25, 2016 @ 8:49pm
      Jul 25, 2016

      Videos of Nanaimo Mountain Bike

      whatsitsname
      2:03 | 34 | Sep 4, 2019
      Nanaimo Trip 2019
      4:27 | 32 | Aug 17, 2019
      Gate keeper
      2:47 | 29 | Aug 3, 2019
      Doumont Road Gap
      0:07 | 237 | May 21, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      S&M
      Oct 9, 2019 @ 11:59am
      Oct 9, 2019
      VariableDSPhoto NMBC Bridge out use caution!!
      Bruin
      Oct 7, 2019 @ 6:31pm
      Oct 7, 2019
      VariableRuby182 trees across, might have been bruin...
      Monster Ball
      Oct 1, 2019 @ 7:56pm
      Oct 1, 2019
      Variableviendurance18+ Large trees down across trail,...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1527692PJ3briddentrailFawn Frenzy and 1 more
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 10:00am
      4 hours
      user #13428ripzoneriddentrailFine China (Upper)
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 9:11am
      5 hours
      user #1197312earnham1wishlisttrailFlow Show and 2 more
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 2:46am
      12 hours
      user #1948743LucasnDadriddentrailNinja Connector and 2 more
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 6:42pm
      20 hours
      user #1948743LucasnDadriddentrailHoney Brown and 3 more
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 12:56pm
      1 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1947040coolguy2022437trailFiner Chinagood trail to start and progress
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 6:17pm
      2 days
      user #1144296mperduetrailS&MBridge on lower S&M is damaged, approach...
      Oct 9, 2019 @ 10:59am
      Oct 9, 2019
      user #3689netotrailCreeperTrail building at its best. A must see if you...
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 7:41am
      Oct 6, 2019
      user #1473596dirtworshiptrailGatekeeperTrail is in great shape right now, perfect...
      Sep 30, 2019 @ 9:18am
      Sep 30, 2019
      user #1473596dirtworshiptrailGatekeeper (Upper)Meh, there are better options in the area. Not...
      Sep 30, 2019 @ 9:13am
      Sep 30, 2019

      Local Badges

      • By canadaka Trailforks Plus & contributors
      • Admins: NMBC
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