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      This region is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

      A small but fun network of DH/AM trails on the south side of Mount Benson down to Nanaimo Lakes Road
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Region Details
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      • 8
      • 2

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      24
      Total Distance
      23 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      15 miles
      Total Descent
      1 miles
      Highest Trailhead
      3,260 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,644 ft
      Reports
      159
      Photos
      197
      Ridden Counter
      867

      Photos of South Benson Mountain Bike

      91 |
      Sep 9, 2017 @ 5:06pm
      Sep 9, 2017
      Chainsaw Ridge, Nanaimo
      69 |
      Sep 9, 2017 @ 5:05pm
      Sep 9, 2017
      Chainsaw Ridge, Nanaimo
      report
      trail: Rollercoaster
      80 |
      Jan 21, 2017 @ 1:38pm
      Jan 21, 2017
      Rollercoaster, Nanaimo
      report
      trail: 142 main
      87 |
      Jul 24, 2016 @ 1:08pm
      Jul 24, 2016
      142 main, Vancouver
      more photos »

      Videos of South Benson Mountain Bike

      Sailing to Biking: Chainsaw Ridge
      3:26 | 552 | Sep 9, 2017
      Rollercoaster
      3:37 | 497 | Apr 10, 2017
      Rollercoaster - Mt. Benson, Nanaimo, BC
      5:23 | 264 | Oct 27, 2016
      Meat Draw - Mt. Benson, Nanaimo, BC
      trail: Meat Draw
      8:13 | 412 | Oct 26, 2016
      more videos »

      South Benson Mountain Bike Routes

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      The Variety Pack
      12 miles
      Ridge Runner Roundabout
      10 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #903266encostassaurotrailFawn FrenzyWhat's the final jump like?
      Sep 29, 2017 @ 9:00pm
      Sep 29, 2017
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      Recent Activity

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      user #986006Honky1chriddentrailUterbraten and 1 more
      Oct 18, 2017 @ 6:55pm
      9 hours
      user #450957jmjosseaddridelogJun 16, 2017 ride log
      Oct 18, 2017 @ 2:06pm
      14 hours
      user #831232GianttroywishlisttrailRollercoaster
      Oct 18, 2017 @ 7:06am
      21 hours
      user #858789trailmountainaddreport142 Spur and 1 more
      Oct 17, 2017 @ 9:29pm
      1 days
      user #212426takoda-crawfordaddridelogOct 16, 2017 ride log
      Oct 16, 2017 @ 1:11pm
      3 days
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      Nearby Riding Areas

      namedistance
      Ridge Runner 5 312.3 km
      Westwood 2 32 6 22.4 km
      The Abyss / Extension Ridge 3 34 12.5 km
      Doumont 16 95 14 56.1 km
      Linley Valley 1 36.9 km
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