2 miles
Distance
320 ft
Climb
-1,266 ft
Descent
00:11:26
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
    #757

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
    -946 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,533 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,479 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,479 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,533 ft
  • Grade
    -11.437%
  • Grade max
    -203.08%
  • Grade min
    150.545%
  • Distance climb
    1,325 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    392 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:26
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Status:
on May 26, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.7 (16 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 (49.508708, -115.109816)
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Brokeback Ridge Trail Reports

datedescription
May 26, 2018 @ 10:17am
May 26, 2018
Pretty much perfect conditon
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
Jul 28, 2017 @ 10:52pm
Jul 28, 2017
Dry in really good condition a few corners are loose
Jul 28, 2017 @ 10:51pm
Jul 28, 2017
Dry in good condition some corners are loose
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Photos

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Apr 29, 2013 @ 4:00pm
Apr 29, 2013
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Jul 2, 2012 @ 3:14pm
Jul 2, 2012
Brokeback Ridge, Fernie
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Jun 8, 2012 @ 8:34am
Jun 8, 2012
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Jun 8, 2012 @ 8:33am
Jun 8, 2012
Brokeback Ridge, Fernie

Routes with this trail

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titleratingdistance
S-Bomb (aka. Slunt)
5 miles
bike pirate recommended fernie ride
5 miles
KR Enduro Series - Fernie Stage 2 race
2 miles
Osprey KR Enduro Series - Day 2 Stage 1 race
2 miles

1 Review & 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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Brokeback - Fernie, BC | Mountain Biking
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