1.6 miles
Distance
331 ft
Climb
-252 ft
Descent
00:09:19
Avg time

Ben Emmett Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking

Challenging single-track that will spin you in circles if you do not watch closely for intersections. Challenging uphill rides. The trail has been extended in November 2016 to ride through to Fernie Alpine Resort, and is intended for winter as well as summer use. Be aware that as of Winter 2016, the section between Black Forest and the Boom Creek trail is roughed in only - easy to follow, but hard to bike without getting off and pushing.

Access Info

Ben Emmett is a spur off Black Forest and pretty hard to find. Keep your eyes peeled and take a Fernie Trail Map with you, or use Trailforks...! Easier to find from the Provincial Park side, heading out along Sherwoody and following the signs.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Ben Emmett mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    79 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,478 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,636 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,517 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,596 ft
  • Grade
    0.931%
  • Grade max
    -22.545%
  • Grade min
    24.931%
  • Distance climb
    3,617 ft
  • Distance down
    2,830 ft
  • Distance flat
    2,027 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:19
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Status:
on Nov 23, 2016
Snow Covered
Avg: 2 (1 votes)

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Ben Emmett Trail Reports

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Nov 23, 2016 @ 10:34pm
Nov 23, 2016
reporter Snow on trail, but fat bikeable no problem
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Nov 21, 2016 @ 8:50am
Nov 21, 2016
Ben Emmett, Fernie

1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag FinnHawk (Nov 4, 2016 at 13:47)
 Shouldn't this trail be in the Mount Fernie Provincial Park Riding Area, NOT in Morrissey Ridge?

Reference = www.bikefernie.ca/trails/location/mount-fernieprovincial-park
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