3.0 miles
Distance
636 ft
Climb
-621 ft
Descent
4,029 ft
High Point

How to find it
Either ride straight onto it if you've just come down S Bomb - it's on the opposite side of the powerline road. If you are looking to ride up it, then through Fernie Provincial Park campsite, onto the Island lake Road and down the first section of gravel road, as the road swings left, you will see the trail on the right. Ride in on this for about 50m and then turn left and up.

The trail
Used to be full of big stunts, log rides and jumps. Most of the stunts have now been deactivated because they have become dilapidated. Be careful about riding out onto any wodden structures. It's now an awesome climb and has become part of a popular circuit - up Hedonism, cross the powerline, up the first section of S Bomb and then down Brokeback.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    14
More Stats for Hedonism Lap mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    3,392 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,392 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,406 ft
  • Grade
    0.1%
  • Grade max
    -48.2%
  • Grade min
    31.1%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    620 ft
Avg: 4.5 (4 votes)

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Fernie Mtn Biking
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trail: Hedonism
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Oct 2, 2012
Hedonism

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Hedonism
Jan 5, 2022 @ 8:24am
Jan 5, 2022
Snowshoed the trail - it needs a lot more to pack it down. A couple down/leaning tress but all easy enough to get around.
Stove Trail
Jan 5, 2022 @ 8:24am
Jan 5, 2022
Snowshoed up and down. Needs more tracks on it. The lower section had a moose post hole quite substantially.
Hedonism / Stove Connector
Jan 5, 2022 @ 8:24am
Jan 5, 2022
A few tracks on this but needs more snowshoeing. A tree over the trail you need a saw to remove, barely can squeeze through it.
Campsite Road 2
Oct 8, 2021 @ 12:15pm
Oct 8, 2021
Powerline Road
Jul 4, 2020 @ 9:32pm
Jul 4, 2020
Grizzly encountered on powerline road today between Mushroom Head and Dem Bones. (Not aggressive but was claiming her trail and continued walking towards me. Had to turn around and hike a bike out. Keep your eyes open if you’re in the area.)
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