1.1 miles
Distance
82 ft
Climb
-172 ft
Descent
00:17:52
Avg time

Bushwacker Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Ridge Runner
    Nanaimo, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #42017 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #19719 in Trail Running
    • #52603 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 40 in Trail Running
    • 30 in Hiking

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Bushwacker is a highly rated 2 km moderately popular blue singletrack trail located near Nanaimo British Columbia. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 25 m blue climb. On average it takes 17 minutes to complete this trail.

This trail is unsanctioned.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Bushwacker mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -91 ft
  • Altitude min
    685 ft
  • Altitude max
    826 ft
  • Altitude start
    777 ft
  • Altitude end
    686 ft
  • Grade
    -1.5%
  • Grade max
    -18.1%
  • Grade min
    13.1%
  • Distance climb
    1,755 ft
  • Distance down
    2,618 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,693 ft
  • Avg time
    00:17:52
  • Avg reverse time
    00:17:16
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      Bushwacker Trail Reports

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      Feb 15, 2024 @ 7:03pm
      Feb 15, 2024
      Big trees down at the start of Bushwacker just south of the intersection with Flatten the Curve and again near the end where it connects with The...
      Feb 4, 2024 @ 1:33pm
      Feb 4, 2024
      trees down in two spots, both near each intersection with fireball
      Nov 26, 2023 @ 2:58pm
      Nov 26, 2023
      North end of trail vegetation cut back and drainage repairs.
      Nov 17, 2023 @ 2:36pm
      Nov 17, 2023
      Vegetation cut out of south end of trail, north end to be cleared soon
      Aug 30, 2023 @ 5:43pm
      Aug 30, 2023
      There’s bushes in a few spots that make it perfectly named
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 62 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,355 rides
      • Last: Feb 18, 2024

      Photos

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      Feb 10, 2020 @ 7:52pm
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      Feb 10, 2020 @ 7:50pm
      Feb 10, 2020
      96 |
      Feb 10, 2020 @ 7:48pm
      Feb 10, 2020
      59 |
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 10:26am
      Oct 15, 2019

      Routes with this trail

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      Ridge Runner 310 miles
      Ridge Runner 48 miles
      Flatten the curve6 miles
      Ridge Runner Tour featured16 miles

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      2019 July 22nd Bushwacker going Up from Fireball
      12:05 | 338 | Aug 16, 2019 , Nanaimo

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