27 miles
Distance
6,153 ft
Climb
-6,324 ft
Descent
4,940 ft
High Point

Fernie's Trail to Ale Challenge starting at the Fernie Alpine Resort, and concluding with a cold pint and medal.

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More Stats for Fernie Trail to Ale - Resort Start mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -172 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,261 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,489 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,317 ft
  • Grade
    -0.119%
  • Grade max
    -51.472%
  • Grade min
    65.283%
  • Distance climb
    13 miles
  • Distance down
    12 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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Trail Conditions
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • Sight Sight
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  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
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      Snakebite
      Sep 26, 2019 @ 9:37am
      Sep 26, 2019
      Keep an eye out for the new log overs 2/3 the way down, on the left - opened up some quicker, bouncy lines.
      Hyper Ventilation
      Sep 22, 2019 @ 11:06am
      Sep 22, 2019
      Swine Flu
      Sep 11, 2019 @ 7:27am
      Sep 11, 2019
      Mostly lovely tacky dirt. A few muddy spots. Break bumps are there but mostly not too bad.
      Lower Uprooted
      Sep 11, 2019 @ 7:27am
      Sep 11, 2019
      Uprooted
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