3,972 ft
Distance
83 ft
Climb
-142 ft
Descent
00:12:27
Avg time

Cliffhanger Details

  • Riding Area
    The Abyss / Extension Ridge
    Nanaimo, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #2269 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking

An old singletrack trail that follows along a cliff edge. A moderate climb from both directions that plateaus and runs flat in the middle.

This trail is unsanctioned, use at your own risk!

More Stats for Cliffhanger bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -59 ft
  • Altitude min
    360 ft
  • Altitude max
    459 ft
  • Altitude start
    419 ft
  • Altitude end
    360 ft
  • Grade max
    -23.215%
  • Grade min
    10.858%
  • Distance climb
    1,545 ft
  • Distance down
    1,804 ft
  • Distance flat
    623 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:27
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:47
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Status:
on Dec 18, 2018
Prevalent Mud
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Cliffhanger Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 106 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 592 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      Nov 20, 2016 @ 1:51pm
      Nov 20, 2016
      Cliffhanger, Nanaimo
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      Nov 20, 2016 @ 1:51pm
      Nov 20, 2016
      Cliffhanger, Nanaimo
      223 |
      Mar 10, 2016 @ 9:51pm
      Mar 10, 2016
      Cliffhanger, Nanaimo

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag sdesjardines (Dec 23, 2018 at 21:31)
       One sketchy tree you have to ride under, otherwise clear after the recent windstorm
      [Reply]

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