3,213 ft
Distance
13 ft
Climb
-221 ft
Descent
00:04:46
Avg time

Bottle Drive 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
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Bridge
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking

Bottle Drive makes for a fun downhill as part of a Ridge Runner loop or great climber when heading up to ride Gatekeeper and Uterbraten in the South Benson Area.

Access Info

Adjacent to Nanaimo Lakes Road. Parking is availble at the bottom of Social Climber by gate or at the top of Bottle Drive along Nanaimo Lakes Road.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Bottle Drive mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -208 ft
  • Altitude min
    702 ft
  • Altitude max
    910 ft
  • Altitude start
    910 ft
  • Altitude end
    702 ft
  • Grade
    -6.473%
  • Grade max
    -14.621%
  • Grade min
    6.229%
  • Distance climb
    339 ft
  • Distance down
    2,755 ft
  • Distance flat
    119 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:46
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:06
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Status:
on Aug 4, 2017
Very Dry
Avg: 3.65 (3 votes)

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Bottle Drive Trail Reports

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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 10, 2017 @ 7:45am
Jul 10, 2017
Jun 22, 2017 @ 10:58pm
Jun 22, 2017
Jun 11, 2017 @ 9:08pm
Jun 11, 2017
Jun 11, 2017 @ 6:11am
Jun 11, 2017
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Routes with this trail

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