1,688 ft
Distance
-189 ft
Descent
00:03:19
Avg time

142 to RC connector Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Gravel Bike
    • Adaptive Bike
    • Winter Fat Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    South Benson / Wolf Mountain
    Nanaimo, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #39077 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #39460 in Trail Running
    • #31032 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 25 in Trail Running
    • 35 in Hiking

Original downhill access to Rollercoaster from 142 main. Trail began as singletrack but has seen motorized traffic over recent years turning it to doubletrack. Trail finishes with a loose shoot down into a rocky creek crossing.

Access Info

Access via 142 main logging road at the old Lookout.

This trail is unsanctioned.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for 142 to RC connector mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -189 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,590 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,779 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,779 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,590 ft
  • Grade
    -11.19%
  • Grade max
    -25.866%
  • Grade min
    1.019%
  • Distance climb
    22 ft
  • Distance down
    1,525 ft
  • Distance flat
    141 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:19
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:38
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Status:
on Jul 30, 2021
Very Dry
Avg: 4 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      142 to RC connector Trail Reports

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      Jul 30, 2021 @ 9:57am
      Jul 30, 2021
      reporter Small tree down, handhaw will do.
      Apr 25, 2021 @ 9:29am
      Apr 25, 2021
      Jan 22, 2021 @ 12:58pm
      Jan 22, 2021
      pretty trashed from ATV's- now a double track
      Jan 9, 2021 @ 10:25am
      Jan 9, 2021
      Sep 25, 2020 @ 10:39am
      Sep 25, 2020
      reporter
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 5 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 60 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 539 rides
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      Photos

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      Jan 22, 2021 @ 6:59pm
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      Jan 22, 2021 @ 6:58pm
      Jan 22, 2021
      44 |
      Jan 22, 2021 @ 6:57pm
      Jan 22, 2021
      22 |
      Jan 22, 2021 @ 6:56pm
      Jan 22, 2021

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