2,910 ft
Distance
-334 ft
Descent
00:03:30
Avg time

Max Power Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    South Benson
    Nanaimo, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Pump Track
  • Global Ranking
    #691 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 70 in Hiking

Strap in kids cuz... There's the right way, the wrong way, AND the Max Power way!!

Isn't that the wrong way?

Yes! But FASTER!

This trail is unsanctioned, use at your own risk!

More Stats for Max Power bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -334 ft
  • Altitude min
    729 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,064 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,064 ft
  • Altitude end
    729 ft
  • Grade
    -11.489%
  • Grade max
    -18.704%
  • Grade min
    2.102%
  • Distance climb
    47 ft
  • Distance down
    2,768 ft
  • Distance flat
    95 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:30
  • Avg reverse time
    00:14:09
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Status:
on Oct 22, 2019
Variable
Avg: 4.75 (34 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
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 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
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
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

LEGEND
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
  • 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
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      Max Power Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Oct 22, 2019 @ 4:57pm
      23 hours
      reporter
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 1:24pm
      Oct 12, 2019
      reporter All clear!
      Oct 11, 2019 @ 5:39pm
      Oct 11, 2019
      reporter Tree down in jump section. Can be cleared with hand saw.
      Oct 9, 2019 @ 4:09pm
      Oct 9, 2019
      Tree down across trail on the jump before the triple
      Oct 5, 2019 @ 2:18pm
      Oct 5, 2019
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 10 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 780 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,686 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      46 |
      Apr 24, 2019 @ 2:22pm
      Apr 24, 2019
      70 |
      Dec 29, 2018 @ 8:25pm
      Dec 29, 2018
      380 |
      Mar 13, 2017 @ 1:24pm
      Mar 13, 2017
      378 |
      Mar 13, 2017 @ 1:06pm
      Mar 13, 2017

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