1 miles
Distance
39 ft
Climb
-1,323 ft
Descent
00:10:25
Avg time

Bicycle Thief Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Fernie Alpine Resort
    Fernie, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #30688 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    30 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager

Originally built as a hiking trail from the top of the Timber Chair, this trail has been stolen as one of the favourite biking trails off the Timber Chair. Technical, steep, and fun for advanced riders. Access Bicycle Thief from the corner on the Megasaurus.

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More Stats for Bicycle Thief bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,284 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,832 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,116 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,116 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,832 ft
  • Grade
    -23.059%
  • Grade max
    -67.606%
  • Grade min
    31.825%
  • Distance climb
    515 ft
  • Distance down
    5,054 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:25
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Status:
on Sep 14, 2019
Variable
Avg: 3.75 (4 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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  • > 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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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.
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  • 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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      Bicycle Thief Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 14, 2019 @ 1:02pm
      Sep 14, 2019
      Closed for summer operation - re-opening in June 2020
      May 6, 2019 @ 12:47pm
      May 6, 2019
      Closed for summer 2019 season due to large maintenance projects on the Timber Chairlift.
      Sep 29, 2018 @ 10:17am
      Sep 29, 2018
      Aug 4, 2018 @ 9:24am
      Aug 4, 2018
      Jul 15, 2018 @ 6:27pm
      Jul 15, 2018
      Trail is running fast, be cautious of the large loose rocks on the trail right at the start.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 4 miles avg distance
      All
      • 74 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      16 |
      Jul 28, 2018 @ 10:59am
      Jul 28, 2018
      13 |
      Jul 28, 2018 @ 10:58am
      Jul 28, 2018
      164 |
      Jun 22, 2017 @ 1:24pm
      Jun 22, 2017
      133 |
      Jun 22, 2017 @ 1:24pm
      Jun 22, 2017

      Routes with this trail

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

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