This trail is permanently closed/decommissioned
1,783 ft
Distance
2 ft
Climb
-99 ft
Descent
00:02:58
Avg time

Purgatory Details

  • Riding Area
    Doumont
    Nanaimo, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes

A few small jumps, drops, and, a ladder gap to rock. older trail, and it shows. some of the hits could use rebuilding.

Features have been dismantled, trail is unridable in current state.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Purgatory bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -98 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,203 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,301 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,301 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,203 ft
  • Grade max
    -18.37%
  • Grade min
    1.749%
  • Distance climb
    62 ft
  • Distance down
    1,380 ft
  • Distance flat
    342 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:58
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:05
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Status:
on Aug 14, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3.5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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
Directions to purgatory trailhead (49.191070, -124.121170)
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Purgatory Trail Reports

datedescription
Aug 14, 2018 @ 5:55pm
Aug 14, 2018
Jul 18, 2018 @ 6:28pm
Jul 18, 2018
The bridge at the rock face is gone. There is a ride around.
Feb 8, 2018 @ 11:34am
Feb 8, 2018
1-2 smaller trees down. Ride around to broken bridge in good shape.
Oct 22, 2017 @ 11:31am
Oct 22, 2017
Bridge needs repair
Oct 15, 2017 @ 11:38am
Oct 15, 2017
Ladder bridge demolished, there is no way to ride trail without the bridge. Expect to hide a rock face with your bike on your shoulders
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Photos

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165 |
Apr 1, 2014 @ 11:49am
Apr 1, 2014
Purgatory, Vancouver
321 |
May 7, 2013 @ 12:31pm
May 7, 2013
Purgatory, Nanaimo
226 |
Apr 26, 2010 @ 9:30pm
Apr 26, 2010
Purgatory, Nanaimo
907 |
Oct 27, 2008 @ 5:35pm
Oct 27, 2008
| 4 comments Purgatory, Nanaimo

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Purgatory
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