4,390 ft
Distance
111 ft
Climb
-125 ft
Descent
00:13:38
Avg time

Alternative Facts Details

  • Riding area
    Ridge Runner
    Nanaimo, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All year depending on snow levels.
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2017

Ride-able both directions, best way seems to be from end of schadenfreude on your right. Starts on easy old single track decommissioned road, then goes through a few wet sections then ascends a mild slope onto a nice ridge with some steep drop offs on your left, watch your track on what some might consider a few intimidating drop offs as the trail follows the cliff line.As the cliffs descend in height the trail veers away and into the forest eventually coming out on an old bushy road and back towards Schadenfreude.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

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Ride at your own risk

More Stats for Alternative Facts mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -14 ft
  • Altitude min
    787 ft
  • Altitude max
    870 ft
  • Altitude start
    855 ft
  • Altitude end
    841 ft
  • Grade
    -0.321%
  • Grade max
    -14.092%
  • Grade min
    13.013%
  • Distance climb
    1,743 ft
  • Distance down
    2,032 ft
  • Distance flat
    615 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:38
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:03
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on Oct 12, 2017
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Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Alternative Facts Trail Reports

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Oct 12, 2017 @ 4:57pm
Oct 12, 2017
Oct 1, 2017 @ 8:56pm
Oct 1, 2017
Aug 4, 2017 @ 11:59am
Aug 4, 2017
reporter Land Manager has closed this trail due to extreme fire risk. Please respect trail closures.
Jul 8, 2017 @ 1:26pm
Jul 8, 2017
Jun 11, 2017 @ 9:08pm
Jun 11, 2017
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