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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
      Tansky OHV Recreation Site Parking 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
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      Region Details
      • 10
      • 1
      • 6
      • 25
      • 11
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 28, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      65
      Trails Mountain Bike
      55
      Trails E-Bike
      58
      Trails Hike
      53
      Trails Trail Running
      47
      Trails Horse
      4
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      65
      Trails Observed Trials
      6
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      27
      Total Distance
      42 miles
      Total Descent
      7,200 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,082 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,340 ft
      Reports
      152
      Photos
      73
      Ridden Counter
      969

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

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

      Photos of Tansky ORM Rec-Site Mountain Bike

      report
      trail: Main Access
      0 |
      Jun 25, 2022 @ 10:52am
      Jun 25, 2022
      report
      trail: Main Access
      0 |
      Jun 25, 2022 @ 10:52am
      Jun 25, 2022
      report
      trail: Main Access
      0 |
      Jun 25, 2022 @ 10:51am
      Jun 25, 2022
      trail: Main Access
      82 |
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 11:33am
      Oct 10, 2020
      trail: Main Access
      87 |
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 11:33am
      Oct 10, 2020
      179 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 10:47am
      Dec 15, 2019
      195 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 10:47am
      Dec 15, 2019
      170 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 10:46am
      Dec 15, 2019

      Videos of Tansky ORM Rec-Site Mountain Bike

      All Balls
      trail: All Balls
      28 | Jul 6, 2021
      trail: FM
      2:29 | 85 | Sep 13, 2020
      Dedicated to Lars Nyberg
      4:10 | 479 | May 28, 2017
      trail: Bruce's
      0:26 | 117 | Jul 5, 2020
      2019/03/24 Tansky (solo)

      9:13 | 157 | Dec 9, 2019
      Tansky ORV Trail - Lower Parking Lot Green...

      6:13 | 283 | Dec 9, 2019
      Last Sunday's Tansky dirt ride

      5:02 | 160 | Dec 9, 2019
      Kawasaki KX 250 Hillclimb Enduro line, Tansky B.C.

      0:19 | 122 | Dec 9, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Tanksy Main
      Jul 2, 2022 @ 7:29pm
      22 hours
      VariableDjk08These trails are not suited for mountain...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Main Access
      Jun 22, 2022 @ 4:06pm
      Jun 22, 2022
      DryDirtbike/Moto filled in a sink hole with rocks.Toeknee89 VIDRA
      IRA
      Jun 22, 2022 @ 4:01pm
      Jun 22, 2022
      DryDirtbike/Moto Tim cleared logging debris with his mini...Toeknee89 VIDRA
      Keetron X-ing
      Apr 18, 2022 @ 7:56pm
      Apr 18, 2022
      VariableDirtbike/Moto Put a small bridge of a small creekToeknee89 VIDRA
      Bon Voyage
      Apr 18, 2022 @ 7:53pm
      Apr 18, 2022
      WetDirtbike/Moto Put 3 metal ramps over run small seasonal...Toeknee89 VIDRA
      Easy-OUT
      Apr 18, 2022 @ 7:42pm
      Apr 18, 2022
      VariableDirtbike/Moto Fixed up the entrance with turfstone paversToeknee89 VIDRA
      Jeremy's Creek
      Jan 29, 2022 @ 10:26pm
      Jan 29, 2022
      IdealDirtbike/Moto Toeknee89 VIDRA
      Perseverance Crossing
      Aug 30, 2021 @ 2:54pm
      Aug 30, 2021
      DryDirtbike/Moto Filled in large trench. Roots rock armoredToeknee89 VIDRA
      Lars from Mars
      Jul 5, 2021 @ 11:46am
      Jul 5, 2021
      DryDirtbike/Moto Slappers have been trimmed in the clear...Toeknee89 VIDRA
      Hook-Up (Queesto Haul rd.)
      May 16, 2021 @ 9:36am
      May 16, 2021
      IdealDirtbike/Moto GastonC
      MARS
      Feb 20, 2021 @ 11:05am
      Feb 20, 2021
      VariableDirtbike/Moto Toeknee89 VIDRA

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #553721lostlunchboxcommentreportTanksy Main
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 3:46pm
      1 hours
      user #1159760Djk08addreportTanksy Main
      Jul 2, 2022 @ 7:29pm
      22 hours
      user #1190604chrisontwowheelswishlistregionTansky ORM Rec-Site
      Jun 27, 2022 @ 4:59pm
      Jun 27, 2022
      user #1937848Toeknee89addreportMain Access and 3 more
      Jun 22, 2022 @ 3:55pm
      Jun 22, 2022
      user #1384767milespergallon604riddentrailLars from Mars
      Jun 20, 2022 @ 6:10pm
      Jun 20, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #553721lostlunchboxreportTanksy MainThere was a couple trails that were actually...
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 3:46pm
      1 hours
      user #1937848Toeknee89trailTop Gun (MTB Short Cut)This short cut will need a re-routed. when you...
      Jun 9, 2021 @ 3:33pm
      Jun 9, 2021
      user #2301845SomuchmudtrailIRAPretty Muddy! But when you’re not portaging...
      Aug 23, 2020 @ 7:51am
      Aug 23, 2020
      user #248641ltbosstrailJR Enduro LoopDefinitely not an ideal for mountain bikes....
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 9:38am
      Aug 3, 2020
      user #2276643jlbmarkstrailBruce'sCaution: Blackberry bushes are starting to...
      Jul 17, 2020 @ 9:46pm
      Jul 17, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Sooke Hills Wilderness 5 117.3 km
      Harbourview 4 12 317.3 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 Bike5539 miles6,526 ft17 miles2,083 ft
      #7,461#3181614976
      E-Bike5840 miles6,693 ft18 miles2,083 ft
      #2,811#1241498
      Hike5337 miles6,053 ft16 miles2,083 ft
      #6,492#29614942
      Trail Running4735 miles5,581 ft15 miles2,077 ft
      #6,465#2911442
      Horse410 miles528 ft2 miles2,018 ft
      10
      Dirtbike/Moto6542 miles7,198 ft19 miles2,083 ft
      #157#13571464119
      Observed Trials65 miles197 ft2,720 ft1,913 ft
      #24#1178
      ATV/ORV/OHV2729 miles3,589 ft11 miles2,077 ft
      #96#7892
      • By markholloway Trailforks & contributors
      • Admins: Dubnyk, VIDRA, tansky TS, Beta250RR
      • #31284 - 9,449 views
      • tansky orm rec-site activity log | embed map of Tansky ORM Rec-Site mountain bike trails | tansky orm rec-site mountain biking points of interest

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