This trail is permanently closed/decommissioned
1,602 ft
Distance
36 ft
Climb
-427 ft
Descent
00:05:52
Avg time

Pity the Fool Details

  • Riding Area
    Cumberland Forest
    Cumberland, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    All Season
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Face, Skinny
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking

Road construction activities, including blasting and falling, will begin on Thursday in the Upper Davis Lake/Lookout area, including Pity the Fool. Please avoid using this trail and respect all signage. The road construction activities are anticipated to occur through June 2018.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Pity the Fool bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -390 ft
  • Altitude min
    610 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,034 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,000 ft
  • Altitude end
    610 ft
  • Grade
    -24.363%
  • Grade max
    -80.753%
  • Grade min
    43.67%
  • Distance climb
    183 ft
  • Distance down
    1,357 ft
  • Distance flat
    62 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:52
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Status:
on Apr 10, 2018
Variable
Avg: 3.35 (3 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

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 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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      Pity the Fool Trail Reports

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      Apr 10, 2018 @ 4:36pm
      Apr 10, 2018
      Trail is open, still has a few rough washouts but major logs cleared and large debris cleared from top to bottom. Very bottom section being...
      Oct 26, 2016 @ 10:06pm
      Oct 26, 2016
      Minor erosion (trail braiding, small ruts developing, brake bumps) Broken wood/ttf structure
      Oct 26, 2016 @ 10:06pm
      Oct 26, 2016
      Small tree down across trail, can ride over or around Broken wood/ttf structure
      Jul 13, 2015 @ 1:04pm
      Jul 13, 2015
      reporter Trails opened again but dry condition still exists. ACTIVE LOGGING STILL ONGOING.
      Jul 3, 2015 @ 8:10am
      Jul 3, 2015
      reporter Closed due to Fire Hazard
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      May 5, 2018 @ 1:18pm
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      Pity the Fool, Courtenay
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      May 5, 2018 @ 1:18pm
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      Pity the Fool, Courtenay
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      May 5, 2018 @ 1:18pm
      May 5, 2018
      Pity the Fool, Courtenay

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