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      Region Details
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      • 3

      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      3,164
      Trails Mountain Bike
      2,297
      Trails E-Bike
      1,211
      Trails Hike
      2,078
      Trails Trail Running
      2,044
      Trails Horse
      93
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      188
      Trails Observed Trials
      51
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      77
      Trails Snowmobile
      18
      Trails Snowshoe
      322
      Trails Downhill Ski
      407
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      63
      Trails Nordic Ski
      275
      Total Distance
      4,142 miles
      Total Descent
      1,079,485 ft
      Total Vertical
      7,922 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,258 ft
      Reports
      36,951
      Photos
      15,431
      Ridden Counter
      509,482

      Outside+ Logo Articles

      Video: Trail Building in British Columbia's Kootenay Mountains
      May 15, 2022 from pinkbike.com
      A series of short films featuring the work done by trail builders in the Kootenay region of British Columbia.
      Hells Bells Sneak Peak Video
      Mar 30, 2022 from pinkbike.com
      A sneak peak at the complete rework done to Panorama Mountains Signature Jump Trail Hell's Bell's! Extreme makeover, and well done.
      Essay: Gravitational Push - Overcoming Loss Through a Grueling Solo Mission
      Mar 25, 2022 from pinkbike.com
      Writer Matt Coté grapples with earth's most powerful force on British Columbia's Mount 7.
      Put This Resort With Rad Terrain and a Retro Vibe on Your Go List
      Dec 27, 2021 from skimag.com
      At RED Mountain Resort, skiers live perfectly storied lives—and more are on the way.
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      Popular Kootenay Rockies Mountain Biking Trails

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      Flowdown
      Mount Macpherson
      Frisby Ridge
      Frisby
      Swine Flu
      Mount Proctor
      Lefty
      Morning Mountain
      Cemetery By-Pass
      Fernie Ridge
      Project 9
      Mount Fernie Provincial Park
      Queen V
      Ridgemont
      Bottoms Up
      Morning Mountain
      Home Run
      Boulder Mountain
      Hyper Ventilation
      Castle Mountain
      Eco-Terrorist
      Ridgemont
      Stove Trail
      Mount Fernie Provincial Park
      Double Bypass
      Fernie Ridge
      Upper Bottoms
      Morning Mountain
      Lazy Lizard
      Island Lake

      Kootenay Rockies Mountain Bike Routes

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      CBT: Classic Short Signature Ride
      CBT Mainline Network
      5 miles
      Bluffs / Sunningdale (Loop)
      Trail Bluffs
      9 miles
      Kootenay Adaptive, Entry Level Adaptive Route
      Mt. Abriel
      2 miles
      Swansea Loop
      Swansea Mountain Recreation Site
      9 miles
      Best of the CCF
      Cranbrook Community Forest
      13 miles
      Proper Forest Tour
      Cranbrook Community Forest
      12 miles
      Larch Ridge - Monticola Loop
      Neptune Creek
      5 miles
      2018 Singletrack 6: FSA Stage 2 - Mountain Shadows (Golden, B.C.)
      Golden
      20 miles
      Montane Loop to Hyperextension
      Castle Mountain
      7 miles
      Fernie Town Trail
      Fernie
      9 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 2 rides
      Yesterday
      • 397 rides
      Past Week
      • 2,875 rides

      Photos of Kootenay Rockies Mountain Bike

      196 |
      Oct 22, 2018 @ 5:18pm
      Oct 22, 2018
      123 |
      Sep 3, 2018 @ 10:12pm
      Sep 3, 2018
      trail: Swine Flu
      326 |
      Oct 7, 2017 @ 12:18pm
      Oct 7, 2017
      trail: Hell's Bells
      373 |
      May 10, 2017 @ 8:43am
      May 10, 2017
      trail: Crazy Train
      1,709 |
      Nov 14, 2014 @ 10:46am
      Nov 14, 2014
      | 1 comments
      trail: Slabalanche
      531 |
      Oct 20, 2014 @ 1:04pm
      Oct 20, 2014
      trail: Crazy Train
      663 |
      Mar 6, 2014 @ 1:49pm
      Mar 6, 2014
      trail: Slabalanche
      2,734 |
      Sep 28, 2011 @ 10:50am
      Sep 28, 2011
      | 1 comments

      Videos of Kootenay Rockies Mountain Bike

      Paper Bag Trophy Slab
      trail: Paper Bag
      22 | Jun 9, 2022
      trail: Wizard DH
      6 | May 7, 2022
      trail: Wizard DH
      3 | May 7, 2022
      Revy Bike Park
      1065 | May 4, 2022
      Roller coaster
      27 | Apr 10, 2022
      Little Scree for Me
      22 | Mar 10, 2022
      Southpark Big Road Gap
      trail: Washed Up
      18 | Mar 10, 2022
      Hula Girl Step up
      trail: Hula Girl
      59 | Mar 10, 2022

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Placenta Descenta
      Morning Mountain
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 11:31am
      21 hours
      Dryfiekaodclked Large tree down across trail, blocking trail
      Upper Bottoms
      Morning Mountain
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 11:31am
      21 hours
      Dryfiekaodclked Large tree down across trail, blocking trail
      Up Dog
      Fernie
      Jul 2, 2022 @ 10:46am
      2 days
      DryErinElizabethJuly 2nd 2022 - still not rideable, just...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1779220jpatersonriddenrouteProject 9
      Jul 4, 2022 @ 8:29am
      10 mins
      user #427373Pix6zaddreportSki Hill Climb and 1 more
      Jul 4, 2022 @ 8:24am
      15 mins
      user #427373Pix6zaddreportUpper Thunder Turkey and 2 more
      Jul 4, 2022 @ 8:07am
      32 mins
      user #427373Pix6zaddreportPonderosa Trail and 9 more
      Jul 4, 2022 @ 8:07am
      32 mins
      user #427373Pix6zaddreportNurses Trail and 3 more
      Jul 4, 2022 @ 8:07am
      32 mins

      Recent Comments

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      user #3021271Becca8613trailSkid MarksDouble black to me too, old school straight...
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 6:47pm
      14 hours
      user #1803171ryancartierstrailMountain Shadowsflat trail, arguably a green
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 7:04am
      1 day
      user #1803171ryancartierstrailTendonitisnice rip
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 7:01am
      1 day
      user #1803171ryancartierstrailSnoop Lionarguably a green as it is mainly flat
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 7:00am
      1 day
      user #90873preems14trailToday’s SpecialA fresh of breath air compared to a typical...
      Jul 2, 2022 @ 10:00pm
      1 day

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2,2903,068 miles707,661 ft1,386 mile7,362 ft
      14,60736,482416259,534
      E-Bike1,2111,806 mile339,990 ft788 miles7,759 ft
      628,345592,772
      Hike2,0773,117 miles601,260 ft1,285 mile7,923 ft
      72334,4114616,552
      Trail Running2,0443,065 miles585,371 ft1,258 mile7,923 ft
      3134,3379912,619
      Horse93392 miles28,527 ft168 miles6,457 ft
      13,600539
      Dirtbike/Moto188544 miles44,199 ft179 miles5,325 ft
      3813,8881464
      Observed Trials51282 miles15,072 ft83 miles4,350 ft
      35431
      ATV/ORV/OHV77368 miles25,827 ft133 miles5,325 ft
      213,3551160
      Snowmobile18134 miles11,535 ft55 miles5,305 ft
      796178
      Snowshoe322390 miles59,626 ft145 miles7,687 ft
      1,84591,525
      Downhill Ski407236 miles249,419 ft222 miles5,761 ft
      61,09613,115
      Backcountry Ski6394 miles15,486 ft24 miles7,457 ft
      101,26818,348
      Nordic Ski275305 miles23,832 ft107 miles6,122 ft
      151,307811,859
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