1,174 ft
Distance
-113 ft
Descent
00:01:23
Avg time

FTR Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    South Benson / Wolf Mountain
    Nanaimo, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #12516 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking

Short loamy trail leading to The Zipper

This trail is unsanctioned, use at your own risk!

More Stats for FTR bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -113 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,950 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,063 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,063 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,950 ft
  • Grade
    -9.593%
  • Grade max
    -18.42%
  • Grade min
    -3.604%
  • Distance down
    1,174 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:23
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Status:
on Feb 13, 2020
Snow Covered
Avg: 4.7 (7 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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 intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Photos
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Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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

  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to ftr trailhead (49.135520, -124.033160)
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      FTR Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Feb 13, 2020 @ 4:52pm
      Feb 13, 2020
      reporter
      Feb 1, 2020 @ 6:03pm
      Feb 1, 2020
      Lots of trees down.
      Feb 1, 2020 @ 1:30pm
      Feb 1, 2020
      Deep snow and some trees down
      Dec 29, 2019 @ 3:05pm
      Dec 29, 2019
      Super muddy so ride with care!
      Dec 28, 2019 @ 1:56pm
      Dec 28, 2019
      Snow
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 5 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 216 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 185 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      17 |
      Jun 24, 2019 @ 11:57am
      Jun 24, 2019
      119 |
      Mar 21, 2010 @ 6:46pm
      Mar 21, 2010
      121 |
      Mar 21, 2010 @ 6:46pm
      Mar 21, 2010
      182 |
      Mar 21, 2010 @ 6:46pm
      Mar 21, 2010

      Routes with this trail

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      19 miles
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      17 miles
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      12 miles
      Ride Nanaimo - 24hrs
      117 miles

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