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
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • 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 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
    00:13:22
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Status:
on Nov 14, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.15 (6 votes)

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Activity Type
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to bottle-drive trailhead (49.107682, -123.997622)
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Bottle Drive Trail Reports

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Nov 14, 2018 @ 6:28pm
Nov 14, 2018
Oct 20, 2018 @ 3:20pm
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Oct 18, 2018 @ 4:19pm
Oct 18, 2018
Sep 9, 2018 @ 4:59pm
Sep 9, 2018
reporter
Jul 23, 2018 @ 12:27am
Jul 23, 2018
reporter Land Manager has closed this trail due to extreme fire risk. Please respect trail closures.
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Routes with this trail

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Ridge Runner Roundabout
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