This trail is permanently closed/decommissioned
2,265 ft
Distance
9 ft
Climb
-240 ft
Descent
00:04:13
Avg time

Puntledge Plunge Details

  • Riding Area
    Forbidden Plateau
    Cumberland, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #39687 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    30 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Road building, including heavy vehicle and blasting activities. Please stay out. Listed end date is Dec 22nd, 2018.

Natural continuation of the Monkeys Revenge & Lumpys line. Some sections are double track. End of trail may be a bit overgrown.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Puntledge Plunge bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -231 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,011 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,242 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,242 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,011 ft
  • Grade max
    -28.977%
  • Grade min
    4.96%
  • Distance climb
    237 ft
  • Distance down
    2,028 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:13
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Status:
on Jul 3, 2018
Dry
Avg: 2.85 (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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  • > 80%
  • > 70%
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  • < 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 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
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  • 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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      Puntledge Plunge Trail Reports

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      Jul 3, 2018 @ 11:48am
      Jul 3, 2018
      Still very overgrown at end of trail through clearcut, with lots of large loose rocks.
      Apr 3, 2017 @ 7:55pm
      Apr 3, 2017
      Aug 2, 2016 @ 9:42am
      Aug 2, 2016
      VERY overgrown near the end when it hits the clearcut.
      Mar 7, 2016 @ 9:32am
      Mar 7, 2016
      Bridge flooded. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10153818868245831&set=gm.10153818467233780&type=3&theater
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 8 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 73 rides
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      Photos

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      Jun 13, 2009 @ 1:06pm
      Jun 13, 2009
      | 2 comments Puntledge Plunge, Courtenay
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      Mar 27, 2008 @ 10:47am
      Mar 27, 2008
      Puntledge Plunge, Courtenay
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      Mar 27, 2008 @ 10:47am
      Mar 27, 2008
      Puntledge Plunge, Courtenay
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      Mar 26, 2008 @ 8:27am
      Mar 26, 2008
      Puntledge Plunge, Courtenay

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