1,464 ft
Distance
15 ft
Climb
-186 ft
Descent
1,826 ft
High Point

The Gravitron Details

  • Riding Area
    South Benson
    Nanaimo, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    Year Round
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Ladder Bridge
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #28709 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2018

Start on FTR and the Zipper. Smooth and flowy. A few gap jumps and a big wooden step-down. All the features have an easier ride around. Feeds you right into the top of Roller Coaster.

Access Info

Climb 142 main. Take the first right after about 4.5k onto the summit main.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for The Gravitron bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -171 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,641 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,811 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,641 ft
  • Grade
    -11.655%
  • Grade max
    -23.498%
  • Grade min
    8.991%
  • Distance climb
    225 ft
  • Distance down
    1,239 ft
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Status:
on Dec 2, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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 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
  • Other Other
Directions to the-gravitron trailhead (49.133970, -124.025020)
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The Gravitron Trail Reports

datedescription
Dec 2, 2018 @ 9:28pm
Dec 2, 2018
Clear, trail in good condition
Nov 19, 2018 @ 9:20am
Nov 19, 2018
reporter look before you leap!
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Nov 29, 2018 @ 7:24pm
Nov 29, 2018
The Gravitron, Nanaimo
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Nov 29, 2018 @ 7:24pm
Nov 29, 2018
The Gravitron, Nanaimo
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Nov 13, 2018 @ 9:07pm
Nov 13, 2018
The Gravitron, Nanaimo

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