5,054 ft
Distance
54 ft
Climb
-180 ft
Descent
00:13:21
Avg time

Hot Tamale Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Ridge Runner
    Nanaimo, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #12384 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #4452 in Trail Running
    • #14853 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 55 in Trail Running
    • 55 in Hiking

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Hot Tamale is a highly rated 2 km 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 17 m blue climb. On average it takes 13 minutes to complete this trail.

This trail is unsanctioned.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Hot Tamale mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -126 ft
  • Altitude min
    786 ft
  • Altitude max
    929 ft
  • Altitude start
    912 ft
  • Altitude end
    786 ft
  • Grade max
    -14.035%
  • Grade min
    12.272%
  • Distance climb
    1,245 ft
  • Distance down
    3,158 ft
  • Distance flat
    652 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:21
  • Avg reverse time
    00:16:33
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Status:
on Oct 16, 2022
Very Dry
Avg: 4.2 (10 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Very Dry
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 168 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,332 rides
      • Last: Nov 28, 2022

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