1 miles
Distance
53 ft
Climb
-1,009 ft
Descent
00:12:33
Avg time

Brokeback Ridge Details

  • Riding area
    Mount Fernie Provincial Park
    Fernie, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Global Ranking
    #659

It's pretty unlikely that you would find anyone whose Top 5 in Fernie does not include Brokeback. Bermed switchback after bermed switchback, fun flowy sections all on buffed single track with a few option dirt launches. Do it!

Access Info

Either ride up Hedonism and straight across the powerline and up the bottom of the S Bomb. About 10 minutes up here (all rideable up), on the left, is a big wooden sign for Brokeback Ridge.

Alternatively switch onto this as you come down S Bomb.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Brokeback Ridge mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -956 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,424 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,380 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,380 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,424 ft
  • Grade
    -12.113%
  • Grade max
    -35.322%
  • Grade min
    16.537%
  • Distance climb
    720 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    302 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:33
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Status:
on Sep 20, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.7 (18 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to brokeback-ridge trailhead (49.508679, -115.109720)
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Brokeback Ridge Trail Reports

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Sep 20, 2018 @ 2:38pm
Sep 20, 2018
Small puddles throughout. Hero dirt.
Aug 11, 2018 @ 1:00pm
Aug 11, 2018
So dusty dry. It’s like riding at the beach. But it just rained abit so it could be better now.
Jul 25, 2018 @ 11:21am
Jul 25, 2018
Jul 3, 2018 @ 9:16am
Jul 3, 2018
Damp but not slick or muddy
May 26, 2018 @ 10:17am
May 26, 2018
Pretty much perfect conditon
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Photos

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Aug 3, 2018 @ 9:43pm
Aug 3, 2018
Brokeback Ridge, Fernie
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Jul 27, 2018 @ 6:36pm
Jul 27, 2018
Brokeback Ridge, Calgary
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Apr 29, 2013 @ 4:00pm
Apr 29, 2013
Brokeback Ridge, Fernie
321 |
Jul 2, 2012 @ 3:14pm
Jul 2, 2012
Brokeback Ridge, Fernie

Routes with this trail

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S-Bomb (aka. Slunt)
5 miles
bike pirate recommended fernie ride
5 miles
High Roller 2018
18 miles
Fernie Dem-Bones on Slunty Down Brokeback Loop
8 miles

3 Reviews & Comments

  • + 0
flag DianaWW (Aug 18, 2017 at 17:44)
 Be prepared for lots of roots, roll-downs, and drops on this trail.
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  • + 0
flag Adamrideshisbike Plus (Aug 7, 2018 at 21:24)
 So fun. Fast and rooty. Great corners and one hell of a long Dh.
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  • + 0
flag TaraFirma (Aug 22, 2018 at 8:12)
 Great DH add-on to Slunt. Worh the grunt up lactic.
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Brokeback - Fernie, BC | Mountain Biking
8:58 | 189 | Jun 8, 2018 , Fernie
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