25 miles
Distance
3,880 ft
Climb
-3,922 ft
Descent
2,294 ft
High Point
Event Date

Welcome to an amazing tour of the best singletrack riding in the Cumberland/Comox Valley Area!

You’ll start by heading through the center of the historic Village of Cumberland before hitting the trails for an unbelievable ride. This is truly a rider’s course. The diverse trails range from high speed, compact, mature trails to higher elevation rocky outcrops, dark and lush valley floor trails, and refined singletrack.

Route Supporters
Local Trail Association
United Riders of Cumberland (www.unitedridersofcumberland.com)
Please consider joining or donating to the local riding association to support trail development & maintenance.
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Trails in Route

Wrong Way1 miles
Furtherburger1 miles
Blockhead3,717 ft
Bear Buns3,898 ft
Sykes Bridge Access3,041 ft
Upper Vanilla2,454 ft
Lower Vanilla2,021 ft
That Dam Trail2,375 ft
Dam Road1,781 ft
Missing Link3,671 ft
Mama Bear1,811 ft
Thursdays Child2,680 ft
Cottonwood Climb2,844 ft
Top Hat1,657 ft
Iron Curtain4,026 ft

Details

  • Race Course
  • Race Date
    Sunday July 7, 2019 at 08:30am
  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
More Stats for BC Bike Race 2019 - Day 2 (Cumberland) mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    471 ft
  • Altitude start
    539 ft
  • Altitude end
    495 ft
  • Grade
    -0.033%
  • Grade max
    -35.649%
  • Grade min
    27.577%
  • Distance climb
    12 miles
  • Distance down
    11 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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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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  • > 80%
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  • < 50%
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  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Trail transparency
      ThrowBack To Summer
      ThrowBack To Summer
      1:16 | 16 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Dec 2, 2018
      Credit: Erik Ashton
      YOU BLOCKHEAD
      YOU BLOCKHEAD
      trail: Blockhead
      5:53 | 189 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Aug 9, 2018
      Cumberland BC - Furtherburger
      Cumberland BC - Furtherburger
      8:19 | 202 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Aug 7, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      traildateconditiondescription
      Lower Vanilla
      Feb 7, 2019 @ 3:16pm
      Feb 7, 2019
      Upper Vanilla
      Jan 31, 2019 @ 12:29pm
      Jan 31, 2019
      Amazing right now!
      Bear Buns
      Jan 19, 2019 @ 1:38pm
      Jan 19, 2019
      Wet roots and rocks, no snow. Slippery sections.
      Cottonwood Climb
      Jan 3, 2019 @ 1:39pm
      Jan 3, 2019
      Lots of water running down the trail. Drains are working at capacity for now.
      Thursdays Child
      Jan 3, 2019 @ 1:39pm
      Jan 3, 2019
      Some deep puddles with all this rain.
      more reports »
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