22.1 miles
Distance
3,391 ft
Climb
-3,407 ft
Descent
1,630 ft
High Point

Four distinct zones, very pedalable with a few very hard climbs. Some ripper downs. Well built, modern trail building.

Detailed Description
BCBR 2023 Stage 4 is a 22 mile popular intermediate route located near Nanaimo British Columbia. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 16 trails. This route climbs 3,391 ft with a max elevation of 1,630 ft then descends -3,407 ft.
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Route Sections

1 Section
  • 20 miles distance
  • 3,371 ft climb
  • -3,102 ft descent

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
More Stats for BCBR 2023 Stage 4 mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    5 hr 38 min
  • Altitude change
    -17 ft
  • Altitude min
    233 ft
  • Altitude start
    273 ft
  • Altitude end
    256 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -52.1%
  • Grade min
    95.2%
  • Distance climb
    13 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
Avg: 5 (2 votes)
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