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Radar Time
      Great combination of green and blue level trails on City of Nanaimo property
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: Municipal Park
      Land Manager: City of Nanaimo
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      Access Info:
      Colliery Dam
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 4
      • 12

      Region Status
      Open as of Jun 5, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      18
      Trails Mountain Bike
      18
      Trails E-Bike
      7
      Trails Hike
      18
      Trails Trail Running
      18
      Total Distance
      6 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      3 miles
      Total Descent
      699 ft
      Total Vertical
      206 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      495 ft
      Reports
      200
      Photos
      110
      Ridden Counter
      1,830

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 6 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance

      Photos of Water District Lands Mountain Bike

      trail: Ziggy
      3 |
      Mar 31, 2021 @ 9:52pm
      Mar 31, 2021
      trail: Patrick's
      4 |
      Mar 31, 2021 @ 9:50pm
      Mar 31, 2021
      trail: Easy Does It
      28 |
      Mar 11, 2020 @ 6:11am
      Mar 11, 2020
      trail: Easy Does It
      37 |
      Mar 5, 2020 @ 1:08pm
      Mar 5, 2020
      trail: Glory Glory
      48 |
      Jan 3, 2020 @ 5:14pm
      Jan 3, 2020
      trail: Glory Glory
      19 |
      Nov 10, 2019 @ 1:37pm
      Nov 10, 2019
      trail: Hunky-Dory
      56 |
      Nov 8, 2019 @ 8:30pm
      Nov 8, 2019
      trail: Hunky-Dory
      90 |
      Apr 7, 2019 @ 7:43pm
      Apr 7, 2019

      Videos of Water District Lands Mountain Bike

      Metzger's Backyard Jump Jam
      1:34 | 1664 | Mar 8, 2012
      TL Shoot, glory hole, poop shoot
      1:44 | 786 | Oct 9, 2011
      Easy Does It, Colliery Dam, mountain biking,...
      4:29 | 99 | Oct 21, 2020 , Nanaimo

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1105578Jbrassard98addreportThong
      Jun 5, 2021 @ 1:38pm
      Jun 5, 2021
      user #1786637JoeBCaddreportThong and 1 more
      Jun 4, 2021 @ 9:53pm
      Jun 4, 2021
      user #1105578Jbrassard98votetrailEasy Does It
      May 24, 2021 @ 8:51pm
      May 24, 2021
      user #1786637JoeBCaddreportTrans Canada Trail - Water District Segment
      May 9, 2021 @ 11:43pm
      May 9, 2021
      user #188951larrinskiaddreportHunky-Dory
      May 2, 2021 @ 9:39pm
      May 2, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1604560JocelynlttrailEasy Does ItIn the pictures posted here, there are lots of...
      Oct 24, 2020 @ 5:58pm
      Oct 24, 2020
      user #986215outerlimitstrailReservoir DogsFun trail, great addition to the area....
      May 7, 2020 @ 9:45pm
      May 7, 2020
      user #986215outerlimitstrailZiggyThis used to be a light hiking trail that has...
      Dec 28, 2019 @ 11:30pm
      Dec 28, 2019
      user #1024254feetuptrailEasy Does ItThis is a young trail niw in early December,...
      Dec 4, 2019 @ 6:48pm
      Dec 4, 2019
      user #1348955sdesjardinestrailTrans Canada Trail - Water District SegmentTrail fairies with chainsaws cleared the route...
      Dec 23, 2018 @ 9:33pm
      Dec 23, 2018

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      The Abyss / Extension Ridge 3 34 21.6 km
      South Benson / Wolf Mountain 2 8 16 22.2 km
      Westwood 3 19 6 22.3 km
      Ridge Runner 9 54 12.8 km
      Diver Lake 24.7 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike186 miles699 ft3 miles207 ft
      #4,042#234992001,447
      E-Bike72 miles167 ft3,045 ft171 ft
      #17617477
      Hike186 miles699 ft3 miles207 ft
      #3,472#21611200144
      Trail Running186 miles699 ft3 miles207 ft
      #3,473#216200135
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