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      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:
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 4
      • 13

      Region Status
      Open as of Apr 15, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      19
      Trails Mountain Bike
      19
      Trails E-Bike
      8
      Trails Hike
      19
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Total Distance
      6 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      3 miles
      Total Descent
      696 ft
      Total Vertical
      206 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      495 ft
      Reports
      314
      Photos
      133
      Ridden Counter
      3,173

      Photos of Water District Lands Mountain Bike

      trail: Andy's Alley
      11 |
      Jul 31, 2022 @ 10:00am
      Jul 31, 2022
      trail: Andy's Alley
      10 |
      Jul 31, 2022 @ 10:00am
      Jul 31, 2022
      trail: Easy Does It
      42 |
      Mar 11, 2020 @ 6:11am
      Mar 11, 2020
      trail: Easy Does It
      50 |
      Mar 5, 2020 @ 1:08pm
      Mar 5, 2020
      trail: Glory Glory
      65 |
      Jan 3, 2020 @ 5:14pm
      Jan 3, 2020
      trail: Glory Glory
      24 |
      Nov 10, 2019 @ 1:37pm
      Nov 10, 2019
      trail: Hunky-Dory
      69 |
      Nov 8, 2019 @ 8:30pm
      Nov 8, 2019
      trail: Hunky-Dory
      106 |
      Apr 7, 2019 @ 7:43pm
      Apr 7, 2019

      Videos of Water District Lands Mountain Bike

      Metzger's Backyard Jump Jam
      1:34 | 1673 | Mar 8, 2012
      TL Shoot, glory hole, poop shoot
      1:44 | 805 | Oct 9, 2011
      Easy Does It, Colliery Dam, mountain biking,...
      4:29 | 217 | Oct 21, 2020 , Nanaimo

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #188951larrinskiaddreportLabyrinth and 1 more
      Oct 2, 2022 @ 2:40pm
      2 days
      user #1024254feetupaddreportLabyrinth DH and 1 more
      Sep 23, 2022 @ 2:06pm
      Sep 23, 2022
      user #2659716BloomenhagensaddreportConnector To Glory and 2 more
      Sep 21, 2022 @ 8:10pm
      Sep 21, 2022
      user #1898989MINICooperaddreportReservoir Dogs
      Sep 17, 2022 @ 7:24am
      Sep 17, 2022
      user #1898989MINICooperaddreportOver Easy
      Sep 9, 2022 @ 7:17pm
      Sep 9, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1604560JocelynlttrailWDL Access RoadTrail obstructed at the Northern end near the...
      Jun 22, 2021 @ 4:54pm
      Jun 22, 2021
      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

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      The Abyss / Extension Ridge 4 34 21.6 km
      South Benson / Wolf Mountain 2 8 18 22.2 km
      Westwood 3 19 6 22.3 km
      Ridge Runner 10 62 22.8 km
      Diver Lake 24.7 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike196 miles696 ft3 miles207 ft
      #2,230#16811931412,031
      E-Bike82 miles164 ft3,117 ft174 ft
      #2,888#12527099
      Hike196 miles696 ft3 miles207 ft
      #1,726#13814314223
      Trail Running196 miles696 ft3 miles207 ft
      #1,730#139314386
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