5,079 ft
Distance
56 ft
Climb
-599 ft
Descent
00:06:33
Avg time

Ben’s Big Rig Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Fernie Alpine Resort
    Fernie, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Global Ranking
    #31195 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager

A machine built trail with a nice wide track. This trail will teach you to ride fall away turns and berms and is a fun way to get to Eville or Honey Bee.

Bike Park

More Stats for Ben’s Big Rig bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -543 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,955 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,505 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,499 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,955 ft
  • Grade
    -10.701%
  • Grade max
    -42.485%
  • Grade min
    20.669%
  • Distance climb
    937 ft
  • Distance down
    4,077 ft
  • Distance flat
    64 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:33
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Status:
on Sep 13, 2019
Dry
Avg: 3.65 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Photos
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  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • 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
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • 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
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Ben’s Big Rig Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 13, 2019 @ 11:39am
      Sep 13, 2019
      Closed for summer operation - opening again in June 2020.
      Jun 24, 2019 @ 5:07pm
      Jun 24, 2019
      Open for summer operation from June 22 to Sept 2, 2019
      May 16, 2019 @ 2:42pm
      May 16, 2019
      Open during summer operations (June 22 - Sept 2, 2019)
      Jul 28, 2018 @ 10:02am
      Jul 28, 2018
      Jun 24, 2018 @ 9:58am
      Jun 24, 2018
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 66 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 140 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      18 |
      Aug 8, 2018 @ 10:27am
      Aug 8, 2018
      113 |
      Jul 12, 2016 @ 9:04am
      Jul 12, 2016

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      The North Face Trail Race #3: August 1, 2019 race
      5 miles

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