1 miles
Distance
407 ft
Climb
-497 ft
Descent
00:05:43
Avg time

Branch H Details

  • Riding area
    Castle Mountain
    Fernie, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking

Part of the Elk Valley / TransCanada Trail; Branch H is the section running between Snoop Lion and Smooth Salamander. Cruisey doubletrack, typically no vehicles. To get onto Smooth Salamander as you head away from town make sure you keep an eye out for a pretty obvious trail heading left and up off of Branch H.

Access Info

Snoop Lion naturally flows into when you get to the South Castle junction.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Branch H mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -89 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,662 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,827 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,773 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,684 ft
  • Grade
    -1.525%
  • Grade max
    -35.921%
  • Grade min
    51.106%
  • Distance climb
    2,024 ft
  • Distance down
    3,033 ft
  • Distance flat
    796 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:43
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:29
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on Sep 15, 2017
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Branch H Trail Reports

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Sep 15, 2017 @ 5:45pm
Sep 15, 2017
reporter All trails are open again! Yay!
Sep 4, 2017 @ 8:03am
Sep 4, 2017
reporter TRAILS ARE ALL CLOSED DUE TO FIRE HAZARD - SEVERE FINES FOR RIDING OR HIKING
Aug 14, 2017 @ 8:00am
Aug 14, 2017
Jul 6, 2017 @ 12:10pm
Jul 6, 2017
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Routes with this trail

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Trans Canada Trail (Elk Valley Trail) - Sparwood to Elko
52 miles

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