1 miles
Distance
183 ft
Climb
-205 ft
Descent
00:14:28
Avg time

Boom Creek Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Fernie Alpine Resort
    Fernie, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #46252 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    40 in Mountain Biking

A trail that is groomed by Fernie Alpine Resort for snow biking in the winter. Can be accessed either via the Ski Hill from the Elk Chair load, or from the Provincial park, following Ben Emmett. Like all snow biking, snow conditions will determine whether you burn 3,000 or 3,000,000 calories.

Bike Park

More Stats for Boom Creek bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -22 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,417 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,549 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,531 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,509 ft
  • Grade
    -0.366%
  • Grade max
    -22.327%
  • Grade min
    20.525%
  • Distance climb
    2,558 ft
  • Distance down
    2,523 ft
  • Distance flat
    831 ft
  • Avg time
    00:14:28
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Status:
on Jun 10, 2019
Avg: 3.35 (3 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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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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      Boom Creek Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 10, 2019 @ 11:17am
      Jun 10, 2019
      May 28, 2019 @ 10:40am
      May 28, 2019
      Closed (as of May 26, 2019) due to a bear in the area
      Sep 15, 2017 @ 5:45pm
      Sep 15, 2017
      reporter All trails are open again! Yay!
      Sep 4, 2017 @ 4:55pm
      Sep 4, 2017
      reporter Closed for 2017 season, but may open first 16/17 and 23/24 September check FAR website for more info
      Sep 4, 2017 @ 8:03am
      Sep 4, 2017
      reporter TRAILS ARE ALL CLOSED DUE TO FIRE HAZARD - SEVERE FINES FOR RIDING OR HIKING
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 9 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      All
      • 19 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      44 |
      Sep 22, 2017 @ 2:21pm
      Sep 22, 2017

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