1 miles
Distance
107 ft
Climb
-1,150 ft
Descent
00:10:51
Avg time

Hyperextension Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • 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
  • eBike Allowed
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #5590 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 60 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 mountain 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
    00:10:51
  • Avg reverse time
    00:32:08
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Status:
on Nov 26, 2019
Snow Covered
Avg: 4.35 (19 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less 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
  • Ideal
  • 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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      Hyperextension Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Nov 26, 2019 @ 10:13am
      Nov 26, 2019
      reporter
      Sep 1, 2019 @ 9:52am
      Sep 1, 2019
      Runner better than ever
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 8:47am
      Aug 19, 2019
      Aug 12, 2019 @ 1:51pm
      Aug 12, 2019
      Greasy roots up top, got grippier as we got lower. Props to the builders for keeping this trail alive, but it has seen better days.
      Aug 10, 2019 @ 2:25pm
      Aug 10, 2019
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 25 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,069 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      Jul 8, 2019 @ 2:51pm
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      44 |
      Apr 21, 2019 @ 5:37pm
      Apr 21, 2019
      162 |
      Dec 12, 2017 @ 7:41pm
      Dec 12, 2017
      104 |
      Dec 12, 2017 @ 7:41pm
      Dec 12, 2017

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      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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      Roadtrip 2019 | Hyperextension, Fernie B.C.
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