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      http://www.vancouverislanddirtriders.com/about-vidra/riding-areas/tansky/

      Tansky OHV Recreation Site is a 1000Ha site, situated amongst a second growth public forest. It is one of three legal riding areas on the south of Vancouver Island. The others being South Shawnigan Lake and Qualicum Beach areas.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      Shuttleable: YES
      Land Status: Managed by Local Riding Association
      Land Manager: RecSites & Trails BC
      Parking(side of road) google parking directions
      Access Info:
      The main (lower) parking lot can be found just off the Hiway (Westcoast Rd.)on the "North (Jordan)Main". This North main Forest Service road begins right across from a local landmark, the China Beach Campground.
      Disclaimer:
      Currently free to use and explore, no permits required
      Links
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Feb 10, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      65
      Trails Mountain Bike
      4
      Trails E-Bike
      4
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Hike
      3
      Trails Trail Running
      3
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      65
      Trails Observed Trials
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      25
      Total Distance
      42 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      18 miles
      Total Descent
      6,850 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,085 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,343 ft
      Reports
      304
      Photos
      113
      Ridden Counter
      1,534

      Popular Tansky ORM Rec-Site Mountain Biking Trails

      statustitledifficultyrating
      Jordan Main
      T22
      Lars' Look-out
      New lower jr. enduro

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      Past Week
      • 0 rides

      Photos of Tansky ORM Rec-Site Mountain Bike

      trail: Main Access
      39 |
      Dec 26, 2022 @ 6:05pm
      Dec 26, 2022
      report
      trail: Bruce's
      20 |
      Sep 18, 2022 @ 6:38pm
      Sep 18, 2022
      report
      19 |
      Sep 18, 2022 @ 6:25pm
      Sep 18, 2022
      trail: Main Access
      118 |
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 11:33am
      Oct 10, 2020
      trail: Main Access
      124 |
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 11:33am
      Oct 10, 2020
      210 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 10:47am
      Dec 15, 2019
      232 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 10:47am
      Dec 15, 2019
      201 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 10:46am
      Dec 15, 2019

      Videos of Tansky ORM Rec-Site Mountain Bike

      All Balls
      trail: All Balls
      55 | Jul 6, 2021
      trail: FM
      2:29 | 105 | Sep 13, 2020
      trail: Bruce's
      0:26 | 134 | Jul 5, 2020
      2019/03/24 Tansky (solo)

      9:13 | 222 | Dec 9, 2019
      Tansky ORV Trail - Lower Parking Lot Green...

      6:13 | 497 | Dec 9, 2019
      Last Sunday's Tansky dirt ride

      5:02 | 239 | Dec 9, 2019
      Kawasaki KX 250 Hillclimb Enduro line, Tansky B.C.

      0:19 | 177 | Dec 9, 2019
      Tansky Triple Threat

      13:52 | 80 | Dec 9, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      New lower jr. enduro
      Feb 10, 2024 @ 1:39pm
      Feb 10, 2024
      DryDirtbike/Moto Trail is still burning in. Needs to be...Toeknee89 VIDRA
      T22
      Feb 10, 2024 @ 1:39pm
      Feb 10, 2024
      UnknownDirtbike/Moto Toeknee89 VIDRA
      MARS
      Sep 16, 2023 @ 2:12am
      Sep 16, 2023
      VariableDirtbike/Moto Toeknee89 VIDRA
      Road Spur
      Sep 16, 2023 @ 2:12am
      Sep 16, 2023
      IdealDirtbike/Moto Toeknee89 VIDRA
      NM230
      Sep 16, 2023 @ 2:12am
      Sep 16, 2023
      IdealDirtbike/Moto Toeknee89 VIDRA
      Hook-Up (Queesto Haul rd.)
      May 16, 2021 @ 9:36am
      May 16, 2021
      IdealDirtbike/Moto GastonC
      Jordan Main
      Oct 6, 2020 @ 12:00pm
      Oct 6, 2020
      IdealDirtbike/Moto Ideal conditions At Tansky right now but...Toeknee89 VIDRA
      West- 10A
      Oct 6, 2020 @ 12:00pm
      Oct 6, 2020
      IdealDirtbike/Moto Ideal conditions At Tansky right now but...Toeknee89 VIDRA

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      TanskyStewardaddreportactivity #46742135 and 2 more
      Nov 27, 2023 @ 9:05pm
      Nov 27, 2023
      TanskyStewardaddreportactivity #46710312 and 3 more
      Nov 26, 2023 @ 8:11pm
      Nov 26, 2023
      Toeknee89addreportactivity #46561804 and 57 more
      Nov 22, 2023 @ 3:08pm
      Nov 22, 2023
      Toeknee89addreportactivity #46559600 and 33 more
      Nov 22, 2023 @ 8:13am
      Nov 22, 2023
      TanskyStewardupdatepolygonactivity #46396505
      Nov 17, 2023 @ 3:24pm
      Nov 17, 2023

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      lostlunchboxreportTanksy MainThere was a couple trails that were actually...
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 3:46pm
      Jul 3, 2022
      Toeknee89trailTop Gun (MTB Short Cut)This short cut will need a re-routed. when you...
      Jun 9, 2021 @ 3:33pm
      Jun 9, 2021
      BikerDAD450FreportJR Enduro LoopThanks for your comments, keep it up!
      Dec 20, 2019 @ 1:50pm
      Dec 20, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Sooke Hills Wilderness 517.3 km
      Harbourview 4 11 317.3 km
      Burnt Bridge 5 1218.7 km
      Malahat Ridge21.6 km
      Shawnigan Lake Quarry 2 3 521.6 km

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike44 miles394 ft2 miles466 ft
      #8,608#3393627696
      E-Bike44 miles371 ft2 miles1,352 ft
      #3,554#1472749
      Horse14 miles322 ft2 miles354 ft
      16
      Hike34 miles354 ft2 miles466 ft
      #8,402#33527443
      Trail Running34 miles354 ft2 miles466 ft
      #8,351#3302693
      Dirtbike/Moto6542 miles6,850 ft18 miles2,087 ft
      #165#13772914226
      Observed Trials21 mile410 ft4,275 ft1,145 ft
      #38#1482
      ATV/ORV/OHV2528 miles3,133 ft10 miles2,083 ft
      #104#81153
      • By markholloway Trailforks Map Team & contributors
      • Admins: Dubnyk, CRD-Parks, VIDRA, tansky TS, Beta250RR
      • #31284 - 12,870 views

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