1 miles
Distance
107 ft
Climb
-1,150 ft
Descent
00:11:01
Avg time

Hyperextension Details

  • Riding Area
    Castle Mountain
    Fernie, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #5590 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Thanks to the magic of very hard work, Hyper X is once again open for business as of Sep 20, 2018. Thanks FTA workers Primary Descent from the top of the Hypervent climb. Starts off medium gnarly with roots, twists and turns and some steeper little sections. Soon mellows out and the final swoop through Roots Extension is all good easy fun.

Access Info

From the top of Hypervent head behind the bench and it's all yours.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Hyperextension bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,042 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,901 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,943 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,943 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,901 ft
  • Grade
    -15.545%
  • Grade max
    -52.706%
  • Grade min
    31.27%
  • Distance climb
    953 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    113 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:01
  • Avg reverse time
    00:32:08
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Status:
on Sep 25, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.25 (16 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
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  • > 96%
  • > 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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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to hyperextension-36203 trailhead (49.483100, -115.035259)
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      Hyperextension Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 25, 2018 @ 11:58am
      Sep 25, 2018
      Sep 20, 2018 @ 10:02pm
      Sep 20, 2018
      reporter Trail is open once again post-logging. Thanks FTA magicians!
      May 23, 2018 @ 10:50am
      May 23, 2018
      May 16, 2018 @ 9:53am
      May 16, 2018
      Just a little snow at the very top, and a bit of greasy mud, then dry. Logging scheduled to start next week so it is scheduled to close for...
      May 14, 2018 @ 3:37pm
      May 14, 2018
      Still a fair bit of snow near the top until it comes out onto the ridge overlooking uprooted. Probably decent within a few days although it won't...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 48 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,069 rides
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      Dec 12, 2017 @ 7:41pm
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      Dec 12, 2017 @ 7:41pm
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      Hyperextension, Fernie
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      Dec 12, 2017 @ 7:40pm
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      Hyperextension, Fernie
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      Oct 5, 2017 @ 3:20pm
      Oct 5, 2017
      Hyperextension, Fernie

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Megsmulligan (May 25, 2018 at 11:21)
       Closed for logging effective May 23rd 2018 for 6 weeks. See FMBC FACEBOOK page for details.
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