This trail is permanently closed/decommissioned
1,783 ft
Distance
2 ft
Climb
-99 ft
Descent
00:03:05
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 mountain 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
    00:03:05
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:05
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Status:
on Feb 8, 2018
Variable
Avg: 3.5 (2 votes)

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

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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
Sep 28, 2017 @ 7:28pm
Sep 28, 2017
Aug 10, 2017 @ 10:14pm
Aug 10, 2017
reporter Wood structures including ladder bridge have fallen down and trail is not ride able without a rebuild.
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Photos

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Apr 1, 2014 @ 11:49am
Apr 1, 2014
Purgatory, Vancouver
310 |
May 7, 2013 @ 12:31pm
May 7, 2013
Purgatory, Nanaimo
224 |
Apr 26, 2010 @ 9:30pm
Apr 26, 2010
Purgatory, Nanaimo
875 |
Oct 27, 2008 @ 5:35pm
Oct 27, 2008
| 4 comments Purgatory, Nanaimo

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Purgatory
2:01 | 492 | Feb 23, 2010 , Nanaimo
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