The Village of Cumberland along with a trail specialist from the International Mountain Bike Association (IMBA), local park stakeholders, the United Riders of Cumberland and the Cumberland Community Forest Society will be decommissioning the lower section of the Shock Therapy trail in the Cumberland Community Forest later this month. Shock Therapy, located in the western [...]
Set aside May 25 & 26 for your chance to demo some sweet bikes at the shop! Both Norco and Trek trailers will be on-site full of road and mountain bikes waiting for you to ride!! –>Saturday May 25th: self guided riding day. –>Sunday May 26th: guided shuttle day. Shuttles will be leaving at 10am [...]
Good news for concerned mountain bikers and free ride fans on Vancouver Island, this morning Darren Berrecloth confirmed on Twitter that the 2013 edition of his home grown competition would be going ahead as planned on August 22nd to 24th. #Bearclawinvitational at mt washington is still happening on aug 22nd-24th. Just thought id throw that [...]
Rumours have swirled for a year or so. Was the Bike Park at Mount Washington going to keep operating? After a few short snow restricted seasons, management posted up the following message on their website this morning; Mount Washington Alpine Resort will not be operating a mountain bike park for the Summer of 2013. Due to [...]
About a year ago, the engineers and women’s product development team embarked on production of a women’s specific full suspension 29er. Specialized engineers have a great track record of moving 26″ platform bikes into 29″ while maintaining the comfortable rider position of the smaller wheeled version. The Rumor line-up of bikes is the latest release, [...]
Welcome to Comox Valley Mountain Biking
Come out to the Comox Valley mountain bike trails and enjoy what this time of year has to offer. The Valley boasts some of the most varied on Vancouver Island, with XC, DH, Shuttle Runs and Lift accessed riding. Be sure to bring your friends, spend a weekend and have fun.
New mountain bike trail maps for both Forbidden Plateau and Cumberland have been updated and are now on sale at Dodge City Cycles and the Riding Fool Hostel. Check out the online Cumberland trail map here and the online Forbidden trail map here.
We just made some changes to our mountain bike trail info, check out the Trails & Maps link above for more info, and maps for various island regions. Additionally we have added new a new Trail Conditions forum to update trail status in the regions.
Looking for gifts for the mountain biker in your life? Check out our new online clothing store or our Amazon.com Bookstore.