Curious about the new signs posted in the Cumberland Community Forest? Following is some history of the Forest and how to care for this community resource!
The United Riders of Cumberland has worked hard to ensure that they can set an example to the community as to how we can dictate the future growth of the community and it’s recreational possibilities.
In cooperation with The Cumberland Community Forest Society (CCFS), CUE Event Design & Management is proud to coordinate the Valley’s second annual Bike ‘n’ Bitz bicycle sale and swap with 10% of all sales going to the CCFS!
Cumberland has been the recent site of much forestry harvesting, and with this is need to rebuild. Two local groups have now joined force to create the United Riders of Cumberland Trail Maintenance Days.
Some good news from the logging front. While there have been lots of changes to the forest near Cumberland, Hancock Forest Management and Mike Hamilton Logging will be alloting a machine for helping recreate trails near the former Shaker, Entrails, Matt’s trails and more. Please keep your distance during operating hours, there will be plenty […]
Marcel Tetrault, Comox Valley Echo Published: Friday, February 19, 2010 Malicious destruction in Cumberland’s community forest has people used to seeing brown and green seeing red instead.
Update for Jan 16th,
Thanks to Mother Nature many Cumberland Trails are now clear of snow! Wet but very rideable. Get out and enjoy.
Just completed some updates and have uploaded new versions of the Cumberland and Forbidden zoomify trail maps. Find new copies of the map for sale at local bike shops shortly. Minor updates include new trails on Forbidden Plateau, notations of recent logging and a few new trails in Cumberland.
United Riders of Cumberland or UROC is a local Cycling BC affiliated mountain bike riding and racing group in Cumberland, BC. Host of events such as Island Cup XC and DH races, the Twelve Hours of Cumberland, weekly group rides for both the guys and gals, and other mountain biking events, they are always interested […]
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. Check out local hot spots such as Forbidden Plateau, Cumberland and Hornby Island. Bring your friends […]