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      Region Details
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      1,088
      Trails Mountain Bike
      969
      Trails E-Bike
      478
      Trails Hike
      925
      Trails Trail Running
      897
      Trails Horse
      53
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      53
      Trails Observed Trials
      33
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      16
      Trails Snowmobile
      11
      Trails Snowshoe
      200
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      10
      Trails Nordic Ski
      111
      Total Distance
      1,756 mile
      Total Descent
      301,587 ft
      Total Vertical
      8,704 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,258 ft
      Reports
      11,869
      Photos
      4,744
      Ridden Counter
      147,286

      Popular East Kootenays Mountain Biking Trails

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      Swine Flu
      Mount Proctor
      Project 9
      Mount Fernie Provincial Park
      Hyper Ventilation
      Castle Mountain
      Cemetery By-Pass
      Fernie Ridge
      Stove Trail
      Mount Fernie Provincial Park
      Queen V
      Ridgemont
      Eco-Terrorist
      Ridgemont
      Double Bypass
      Fernie Ridge
      Lazy Lizard
      Island Lake
      Nordic Ski loop connector
      Montane Fernie
      Hyperextension
      Castle Mountain
      Lazy Lizard from Island Lake parking lot
      Mount Fernie Provincial Park
      Upper Kiddy Up
      Ridgemont
      Fairy Creek Bridge Trail
      Mount Proctor
      Campsite Road 2
      Mount Fernie Provincial Park

      East Kootenays Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Swine Flu
      Fernie
      4 miles
      Proper Forest Tour
      Cranbrook Community Forest
      12 miles
      Gracie's route
      Wasa Crown Land
      4 miles
      Infinity
      Wasa Crown Land
      10 miles
      Fernie Town Trail
      Fernie
      9 miles
      Dr Daystrom's Loop
      Wasa Crown Land
      11 miles
      Hedonism Lap
      Mount Fernie Provincial Park
      3 miles
      Just Plain Fun
      Wasa Crown Land
      9 miles
      Dipsy Doodle
      Wasa Crown Land
      9 miles
      Montane Loop to Hyperextension
      Castle Mountain
      7 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 137 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 167 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 1,220 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance

      Photos of East Kootenays Mountain Bike

      trail: Swine Flu
      226 |
      Oct 7, 2017 @ 12:18pm
      Oct 7, 2017
      trail: Swine Flu
      184 |
      Oct 7, 2017 @ 12:17pm
      Oct 7, 2017
      trail: Swine Flu
      183 |
      Oct 7, 2017 @ 12:16pm
      Oct 7, 2017
      trail: Juniper Lane
      87 |
      Aug 16, 2017 @ 5:17pm
      Aug 16, 2017
      244 |
      Jun 7, 2017 @ 10:53pm
      Jun 7, 2017
      199 |
      May 24, 2017 @ 6:32am
      May 24, 2017
      trail: Three Kings
      465 |
      Sep 3, 2008 @ 8:01pm
      Sep 3, 2008
      trail: Three Kings
      1,226 |
      Oct 5, 2005 @ 4:55pm
      Oct 5, 2005
      | 2 comments

      Videos of East Kootenays Mountain Bike

      Magic Line full loop POV
      trail: Magic Line
      5:05 | 194 | Apr 5, 2020
      Pug in the coal chute
      0:13 | 273 | Aug 19, 2019
      Trail Building in Cranbrook BC
      1:00 | 168 | Aug 15, 2019
      Riding the Star Wars Trails in Cranbrook BC
      trail: R2DTour
      1:00 | 251 | Jul 26, 2019
      Fernie - Trail Master 'Mitchy' in Fernie BC -...
      trail: Red Sonja
      1:00 | 79 | Jul 19, 2019

      0:19 | 50 | Jul 18, 2019
      Fernie - Contra Trail - Kootenay Dirt - Epic 8
      trail: Contra
      0:42 | 394 | May 8, 2019
      Fernie - Riding Swine Flu - Kootenay Dirt - Epic 8
      trail: Swine Flu
      1:09 | 240 | Apr 28, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      The Wizard
      Cranbrook Community Forest
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 6:50pm
      2 hours
      Idealalwhitingclosed right at the start off big tree...
      Brodie
      Cranbrook Community Forest
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 6:50pm
      2 hours
      Snow Packedalwhitingbecomes impassable around the mid point...
      Big Tree Trail
      Cranbrook Community Forest
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 6:49pm
      2 hours
      Idealalwhitingclosed near the beginning of the south...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2418859ElliottOwwICJwishlisttrailSmooth Salamander (Elk Valley Trail)
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 7:53pm
      1 hours
      user #2220639alwhitingaddreportBig Tree Trail and 2 more
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 6:50pm
      2 hours
      user #2710575ajadrainriddentrailRoots
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 4:15pm
      5 hours
      user #161023turdullvotetrailTrail Dogs
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 3:38pm
      5 hours
      user #161023turdulldifficultyvotetrailTrail Dogs
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 3:37pm
      5 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #162366rusty4077trailLa BambaThe description for this trail seems...
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 3:24pm
      6 hours
      user #424595MckenzieincreportRound The MountainThanks for the update
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 5:59am
      15 hours
      user #2752134olivermconnreportFront BoulevardWent by today still there but a small trail...
      Jun 17, 2021 @ 9:28pm
      24 hours
      user #1912203IkuijttrailFloRekaFernie has lots of double track and single...
      Jun 17, 2021 @ 11:21am
      1 day
      user #1050175CindypelletiertrailSouth CastleTop section of trail is really overgrown. ...
      Jun 16, 2021 @ 4:33pm
      2 days

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike9611,405 mile259,869 ft576 miles6,677 ft
      4,57611,87817974,709
      E-Bike478815 miles131,535 ft331 miles5,476 ft
      29,68629488
      Hike9251,421 mile254,649 ft551 miles8,704 ft
      16711,612225,365
      Trail Running8971,394 mile245,669 ft538 miles8,704 ft
      1511,586403,596
      Horse53178 miles14,475 ft67 miles5,000 ft
      4,37456
      Dirtbike/Moto53275 miles15,344 ft74 miles5,000 ft
      4,249182
      Observed Trials33149 miles3,871 ft23 miles591 ft
      157
      ATV/ORV/OHV16135 miles12,251 ft55 miles5,000 ft
      4,251144
      Snowmobile1152 miles4,695 ft12 miles4,984 ft
      34961
      Snowshoe200254 miles45,272 ft88 miles6,604 ft
      5859504
      Downhill Ski1
      3122,458
      Backcountry Ski1013 miles1,965 ft4 miles5,364 ft
      34811,113
      Nordic Ski111142 miles18,422 ft35 miles6,040 ft
      142052,818
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