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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

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

  • 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
      • 88
      • 29
      • 226
      • 39
      • 11
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of 20 hours

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #21
      State Ranking
      #8
      Trails (view details)
      403
      Trails Mountain Bike
      396
      Trails E-Bike
      18
      Trails Hike
      388
      Trails Trail Running
      387
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Dirtbike
      3
      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
      6,958
      Photos
      1,739
      Ridden Counter
      59,360
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Nanaimo Mountain Bike

      trail: Flow Show
      179 |
      Jul 3, 2017 @ 5:13pm
      Jul 3, 2017
      trail: Uterbraten
      175 |
      Jun 26, 2017 @ 8:11pm
      Jun 26, 2017
      trail: Rollercoaster
      95 |
      Jun 26, 2017 @ 8:11pm
      Jun 26, 2017
      trail: Meat Draw
      444 |
      Jul 25, 2016 @ 8:49pm
      Jul 25, 2016

      Videos of Nanaimo Mountain Bike

      wheelie
      trail: Home Run
      0:11 | 74 | Nov 7, 2019
      whatsitsname
      2:03 | 45 | Sep 4, 2019
      Nanaimo Trip 2019
      4:27 | 38 | Aug 17, 2019
      Gate keeper
      2:47 | 36 | Aug 3, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Like Butter
      Nov 7, 2019 @ 2:12pm
      Nov 7, 2019
      DryOldmanhowieconnection to pot sticker is blocked
      Potsticker
      Nov 7, 2019 @ 2:11pm
      Nov 7, 2019
      DryOldmanhowieno access. excavations are taking place...
      Legalize it - East
      Oct 26, 2019 @ 8:13pm
      Oct 26, 2019
      VariablevickynzThree trees down.. 1 small, 1 medium 1...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      142 Spur
      Nov 11, 2019 @ 12:54pm
      20 hours
      Drytmowat NSSAR
      Sexy Flanders
      Nov 11, 2019 @ 12:54pm
      20 hours
      Drytmowat NSSAR
      Max Power
      Nov 11, 2019 @ 12:54pm
      20 hours
      Drytmowat NSSAR
      Hutz
      Nov 11, 2019 @ 12:54pm
      20 hours
      Drytmowat NSSAR
      Bump
      Nov 11, 2019 @ 9:39am
      24 hours
      Variableviendurance
      Rhythm Crazy
      Nov 11, 2019 @ 9:38am
      24 hours
      VariablevienduranceTrail is open and in good shape
      Hummer
      Nov 11, 2019 @ 9:38am
      24 hours
      VariablevienduranceTrail is open and in good shape.
      Gateway (orig)
      Nov 11, 2019 @ 9:37am
      24 hours
      VariablevienduranceTrail is open and in good shape.
      Thunder Road
      Nov 11, 2019 @ 9:36am
      24 hours
      VariablevienduranceTrail is open and in great shape
      Bruin
      Nov 11, 2019 @ 9:35am
      24 hours
      VariablevienduranceAll Clear. Bruin and connector.

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1860103RathalosvotetrailHayden
      Nov 11, 2019 @ 8:50pm
      12 hours
      user #256406jamieSaundersaddvideoRollercoaster !
      Nov 11, 2019 @ 6:21pm
      15 hours
      user #484294tmowataddreportBenson Summit Road and 8 more
      Nov 11, 2019 @ 2:19pm
      19 hours
      user #1132640vienduranceaddreportBruin and 5 more
      Nov 11, 2019 @ 9:35am
      24 hours
      user #628fishriddentrailCreeper
      Nov 10, 2019 @ 10:17pm
      1 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1727556danabutchertrailGlen Oaks connectorFun trail, can be a bit slippery on the rocky...
      Nov 10, 2019 @ 5:48pm
      2 days
      user #1965269rdj-wa2trailSerenityI agree, I have ridden Serenity on a hardtail....
      Nov 9, 2019 @ 1:35pm
      3 days
      user #1860103RathalostrailMonkeys In The MistThe first 2 descents are pretty gnarly. A...
      Nov 6, 2019 @ 11:05pm
      Nov 6, 2019
      user #463822DSPhotoreportTNTHow big is the tree?
      Nov 6, 2019 @ 6:34pm
      Nov 6, 2019
      user #1135116ric0sheareportBubblestree has been cleared
      Nov 1, 2019 @ 3:45pm
      Nov 1, 2019

      Local Badges

      • By canadaka Trailforks Plus & contributors
      • Admins: NMBC
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