1,717 ft
Distance
3 ft
Climb
-374 ft
Descent
00:10:15
Avg time

Upper Meat Draw Details

  • Riding Area
    South Benson
    Nanaimo, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking
    #12307 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

The Upper section of Meat Draw has more ridges and rollers than the lower portion. Slower and much more technical than the lower portion

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Upper Meat Draw bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -371 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,412 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,784 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,784 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,412 ft
  • Grade
    -21.628%
  • Grade max
    -45.826%
  • Grade min
    2.991%
  • Distance climb
    22 ft
  • Distance down
    1,637 ft
  • Distance flat
    58 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:15
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:22
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Status:
on Nov 19, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.65 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • 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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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
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      Upper Meat Draw Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 46 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 309 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      58 |
      Sep 2, 2018 @ 9:45pm
      Sep 2, 2018
      Upper Meat Draw, Victoria
      134 |
      Jun 12, 2017 @ 2:31pm
      Jun 12, 2017
      Upper Meat Draw, Nanaimo
      133 |
      Jun 12, 2017 @ 2:30pm
      Jun 12, 2017
      Upper Meat Draw, Nanaimo
      211 |
      Jul 25, 2016 @ 8:43pm
      Jul 25, 2016
      Upper Meat Draw, Nanaimo

      Routes with this trail

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      PDJAF p/b Nanaimo -- Mt. Benson
      10 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag chubby5000 (Jun 15, 2018 at 10:56)
       More rock slab goodness. An awesome and technically challenging trail.
      [Reply]

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