3.0 miles
Distance
617 ft
Climb
-615 ft
Descent
3,778 ft
High Point

proposed course for battle of the border XCO

Detailed Description
Battle of the Border XCO is a 3 mile intermediate race route located near Fernie British Columbia. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 9 trails. This route climbs 617 ft with a max elevation of 3,778 ft then descends -615 ft.

11 Reviews & Comments

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Tdpointer FTA (May 13, 2022 at 10:38)
Agitated Grizzly in area. Recommend staying off Ridgemont trails May 13-15
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Backpocket (Oct 7, 2020 at 13:42)
Super fun, short n' sweet trail — lots of little jumps and berms, and the "corkscrew" near the end is memorable. (The small jumps at the bottom of the trail appear to be sorted out now.) Start on Roxy Roller to get your full flow going!
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alexvos (Oct 4, 2020 at 11:38)
Trail Eric's Trail
Keep an eye out for those crank height stumps lining the trail, they come outta nowhere and will absolutely get ya
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brimcc (Sep 25, 2020 at 19:48)
Rode with Lee Wahl in the Rain 25Sept2020
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brimcc (Sep 25, 2020 at 19:47)
Rode with Lee Wahl in the Rain 25Sept2020
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Grant6 (Aug 24, 2020 at 20:15)
Trail Eric's Trail
Heads up for a downed tree on Eric’s Trail, just above the intersection with Roxy Roller. The tree is high enough to hit an adult in the neck/head if they are standing on their pedals!
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Tedandme (Jul 6, 2020 at 11:27)
Great trail, perfect conditions now, flowy with rollers, berms and a fun corkscrew at the end. Enter from Rocky Roller and you won’t be disappointed.!
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ridefernie (Oct 13, 2018 at 17:37)
Broken vortex space unicorn hip is a fun trail, but I would recommend changing the name of it again.
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maryl (Aug 24, 2017 at 14:32)
Oioiie
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maryl (Aug 24, 2017 at 14:32)
Oioiie
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firetk (Jul 4, 2017 at 11:59)
The last three jumps on the trail are very poorly designed. Please take cation as I've seen 2 people taken to the hospital on one day so far.
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  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    5
More Stats for Battle of the Border XCO mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    3,388 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,404 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,406 ft
  • Grade max
    -30.7%
  • Grade min
    26%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    348 ft
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