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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
      • 89
      • 30
      • 228
      • 38
      • 11
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 days

      E-Bike Stats

      Global Ranking
      #125
      State Ranking
      #17
      Trails (view details)
      25
      Trails Mountain Bike
      414
      Trails E-Bike
      25
      Trails Hike
      398
      Trails Trail Running
      397
      Trails Dirtbike
      5
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      4
      Total Distance
      11 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      6 miles
      Total Descent
      2,274 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,962 ft
      Reports
      5,804
      Ridden Counter
      148
      Sub Regions

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance

      Photos of Nanaimo

      trail: Flow Show
      183 |
      Jul 3, 2017 @ 5:13pm
      Jul 3, 2017
      trail: Uterbraten
      176 |
      Jun 26, 2017 @ 8:11pm
      Jun 26, 2017
      trail: Rollercoaster
      97 |
      Jun 26, 2017 @ 8:11pm
      Jun 26, 2017
      trail: Meat Draw
      447 |
      Jul 25, 2016 @ 8:49pm
      Jul 25, 2016

      Videos of Nanaimo

      wheelie
      trail: Home Run
      0:11 | 217 | Nov 7, 2019
      whatsitsname
      2:03 | 54 | Sep 4, 2019
      Nanaimo Trip 2019
      4:27 | 41 | Aug 17, 2019
      Gate keeper
      2:47 | 39 | Aug 3, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Basket Case
      Dec 8, 2019 @ 2:02pm
      Dec 8, 2019
      DryMechmike1Mountain Bike
      Creeper
      Dec 7, 2019 @ 8:56am
      Dec 7, 2019
      Variableallan2002Mountain Bike In great shape right now. Most of the...
      Raven Too
      Nov 30, 2019 @ 9:31am
      Nov 30, 2019
      Freeze/thaw CyclelarrinskiMountain Bike
      Can't Spell
      Nov 30, 2019 @ 9:31am
      Nov 30, 2019
      IcylarrinskiMountain Bike
      This Bud's 4 U
      Nov 13, 2019 @ 10:44am
      Nov 13, 2019
      WetRuby18Mountain Bike
      Ninja Connector
      Nov 13, 2019 @ 10:44am
      Nov 13, 2019
      WetRuby18Mountain Bike
      Dana Lana
      Nov 9, 2019 @ 1:44pm
      Nov 9, 2019
      Wetrdj-wa2Mountain Bike Watch out for slippery rocks : )
      Disappearing Squirrel
      Nov 9, 2019 @ 1:41pm
      Nov 9, 2019
      Wetrdj-wa2Mountain Bike start of trail is narrow with thick salal...
      Otto
      Nov 9, 2019 @ 1:39pm
      Nov 9, 2019
      Wetrdj-wa2Mountain Bike In excellent riding condition!
      Armageddon (upper)
      Nov 9, 2019 @ 1:16pm
      Nov 9, 2019
      VariableromandotslavoMountain Bike

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #463822DSPhotoaddreportGatekeeper and 3 more
      Dec 8, 2019 @ 3:03pm
      Dec 8, 2019
      user #188951larrinskiaddreportHumble Ninja and 6 more
      Dec 7, 2019 @ 10:39pm
      Dec 7, 2019
      user #23411allan2002addreportCreeper
      Dec 7, 2019 @ 8:57am
      Dec 7, 2019
      user #188951larrinskiaddreportLegalize it (Arbot road segment) and 5 more
      Dec 6, 2019 @ 6:56am
      Dec 6, 2019
      user #17937kiddlelatoraddvideoSexy Flanders
      Dec 5, 2019 @ 11:12am
      Dec 5, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #964983NanaimomtbtrailCreeperAmazing Trail. keep up the good work.
      Oct 31, 2019 @ 8:30am
      Oct 31, 2019
      user #3689netotrailCreeperTrail building at its best. A must see if you...
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 7:41am
      Oct 6, 2019
      user #1568862jamesghansenreportReRunBlow down. Over grown
      Sep 13, 2019 @ 3:01pm
      Sep 13, 2019
      user #1095236glfmkgtrailCreeperFantastic Trail! probably best trail in Nanaimo!
      Aug 29, 2019 @ 8:48pm
      Aug 29, 2019
      user #23411allan2002trailCreeperSorry to hear that you don't like Creeper. It...
      Jun 27, 2019 @ 8:56pm
      Jun 27, 2019
      • By canadaka Trailforks Plus & contributors
      • Admins: NMBC
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