We are very excited to announce that, following a three-year hiatus, the Mount Washington Bike Park will reopen this summer for lift-accessed mountain biking!
Hot on the heels of a massive announcement at Whistler Blackcomb this week, Mount Washington prepared for their final weekend of winter operations. Hidden in the weekly video were subliminal messages which should pique the interest of Island mountain bikers.
UROC has been asked to communicate the following harvesting information from TimberWest. Although this area falls outside of the URoC – TW land use agreement area we will work with TW to minimize impact to trails where operationally possible and remove debris for trail reconstruction. “We are planning to start road construction tomorrow (March 24th) […]
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January 5, 2016 Cumberland, BC – The United Riders of Cumberland (UROC), Village of Cumberland, TimberWest Forest Corp., and Hancock Forest Management are excited to announce that a land access agreement has been reached to formally allow non-motorized recreation on private managed forest lands adjacent to the Village of Cumberland. This progressive and multi-faceted agreement […]
A process which began almost 8 years ago has succeeded in the first comprehensive land use agreement on Vancouver Island. Historically eastern Vancouver Island was granted to Robert Dunsmuir for the creation of the E&N Railway. Many hands later private forest land dominates the hills behind many island communities. The United Riders of Cumberland with […]
Trails are open! Please read the attached notification regarding the re-opening of the trail network and active hauling operations. Drought codes remain high and fire risk remains elevated, please be diligent and respect current conditions. PLEASE SHARE THE TRAIL LOVE!! Happy Trails!
Come join UROC and Trail Bicycles in Cumberland to give back to the trails. We will have the UROC tent set up and the BBQ going with smokies and fixings. So come on out and move some dirt, eat some food and win some draw prizes sponsored by Trail Bicycles. Make sure you bring lots […]
From Timberwest and the Village of Cumberland came the following notice. Important Trail Notice! Due to slope stability and public safety concerns Bear Buns trail in the Cumberland network are CLOSED until further notice. Please obey all posted signage and respect closures. The Village and United Riders of Cumberland are working with the private landowner and will […]
The Comox Valley will host the inaugural conference of the Vancouver Island Spine Trail Association, intended to build momentum towards completing a 700-kilometre tip-to-tip wilderness trail traversing the Island’s ‘spine’ from Victoria to Cape Scott.