1,501 ft
Distance
34 ft
Climb
-91 ft
Descent
00:05:58
Avg time

Swamp Details

  • Activities
    • Hike
    • Mountain Bike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Cumberland Forest
    Cumberland, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #45353 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    40 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking

Hiking primary trail through mature second growth forest and scenic vistas of the Cumberland wetlands.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Swamp hike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -57 ft
  • Altitude min
    508 ft
  • Altitude max
    583 ft
  • Altitude start
    583 ft
  • Altitude end
    525 ft
  • Grade
    -3.804%
  • Grade max
    -27.258%
  • Grade min
    8.149%
  • Distance climb
    695 ft
  • Distance down
    707 ft
  • Distance flat
    99 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:58
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:42
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Status:
on Jul 5, 2020
Dry
Avg: 1.9 (10 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 80%
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  • < 50%
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  • < 1 month
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  • > 6 months
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  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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      Directions to swamp-63847 trailhead (49.615390, -125.041640)
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      Swamp Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jul 5, 2020 @ 8:06pm
      Jul 5, 2020
      Best ridden when listening to Neil Young's song : Piece of Crap. Trail is abandoned ????
      Aug 18, 2019 @ 10:40am
      Aug 18, 2019
      Tree down across trail. Can step over.
      Jun 1, 2019 @ 9:36am
      Jun 1, 2019
      In a state of near abandon, fun rating 2/10
      May 12, 2019 @ 12:56pm
      May 12, 2019
      trees still everywhere, trail not clear that you cannot follow along the swamp and must go straight up the hill to quacker.
      Apr 16, 2019 @ 2:54pm
      Apr 16, 2019
      Almost totally unrideable - fallen trees / scrub across trail approx every 30m. I had trouble hiking it!
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 46 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 296 rides
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      Photos

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      199 |
      Jun 11, 2012 @ 9:18pm
      Jun 11, 2012
      305 |
      May 19, 2012 @ 1:43pm
      May 19, 2012
      707 |
      May 5, 2012 @ 7:43pm
      May 5, 2012
      272 |
      Apr 27, 2012 @ 7:00pm
      Apr 27, 2012

      Routes with this trail

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      Cumby 2021 14k race
      8 miles
      Perseverance Trail Run 3k race
      2 miles

      4 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      islandforlife (Jul 8, 2019 at 9:04)
       Do not bike on this trail... it’s horrible for riding.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Bvajsabel (Sep 30, 2019 at 15:28)
       8
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      villager1234 (Jul 29, 2020 at 13:03)
       Fun trail to explore. However, a rider can encounter difficulty remaining on this trail easily.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      lee243 (Mar 27, 2021 at 17:11)
       Terrible. Not a biking trail. Not even a good walking trail. Seemingly maintained by a solitary ogre trying to keep the fairy tail creatures out of his swamp.
      [Reply]

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