While we may not all be into xc or dh racing, there are a lot of good things going with the United Riders of Cumberland. A full race calendar of all disciplines along with trail maintenance, fundraisers, jump park construction and more, there is something for everyone. It all kicks off April 2nd with a […]
Monday June 30th, over 500 racers from 28 countries will roll down Dunsmuir Ave, working up through almost 50km’s of the Cumberland Trail network. Race start is 8:30am Shuttles to the cheer zone at the start of Teapot at 9/10/11am Kids race Registration 10am, race at 11am Village Park BC Bike Race – The […]
The snow has melted, the trails are awesome, the sun is shining later into the evenings… Tune up your bike & get ready to join the UROC Women’s Rides. The main ride (complete with ride leaders) will meet at 5:30 PM at The Riding Fool Hostel in Cumberland, beginning Wednesday, April 2. There is also […]
The Comox Valley Board of Education highly praised this year’s pilot project designed to increase active travel to school.
The Active Travel program has been implemented at three Comox Valley elementary schools, École Puntledge Park, École Robb Road and Huband Park. Program co-ordinator Angela Holmes updated the board on the project’s progress last week, noting in May these schools can expect to receive student travel plans and best routes to school maps.
The Cumberland forest is filled with recreation trails for running and biking, amazing trees and streams, heritage landmarks and lots of critters.
Which makes it an ideal location for the photo enthusiast to find inspiration.
The United Riders of Cumberland, with support of the Village of Cumberland, has been working with local landowners over the past several months on formal non-motorized trail access agreements to ensure sustainable and long term access to our trails is secured. While UROC has not yet entered into any formal agreements, we have organized a […]
The Cumberland Mountain Film Festival showcases outdoor sports and adventure on Vancouver Island (such as climbing, mountaineering, kayaking, and mountain biking). Films should be between 3 and 5 minutes in length and submitted in HD 720p format (if possible) to email@example.com via Dropbox or a similar file sharing program. Call for Film Submissions is now […]
Love the trails and want to give back? Now is your chance to contribute by joining the Comox Valley Trails Alliance. The Comox Valley Trails Alliance is a new group being formed in the Comox Valley. The group held a series of informal meetings over the last few weeks. The meetings were an opportunity to […]
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 […]
Let’s get one thing straight, this film is not really about us or our journey. It’s about the people and places that your mountain bike can show you. Mountain biking is brilliant in its scope and variety; there is no right or wrong way to enjoy it. However, mountain biking, to us, is about adventure […]