2,024 ft
Distance
69 ft
Climb
-169 ft
Descent
00:04:44
Avg time

Kush Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Ridgemont / Fernie Ridge
    Fernie, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #18382 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    45 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

The loggers came over the winter of 2015/16 and removed the entire forest that Kush runs through. The brave trail folk of the FTA restored the trail as soon as the loggers (and snow) had gone and it is now a fun flowy ride through a cut block. Flows into Kushier, Kushiest and Kushin.

Access Info

Start off the junction of Branch B and Ridgemont Road.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Kush bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -100 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,968 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,107 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,068 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,968 ft
  • Grade max
    -31.804%
  • Grade min
    20.624%
  • Distance climb
    683 ft
  • Distance down
    1,244 ft
  • Distance flat
    98 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:44
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:35
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Status:
on Jun 23, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4 (1 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
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

LEGEND
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
  • 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
      Directions to kush-36194 trailhead (49.514600, -115.026610)
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      Kush Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 23, 2019 @ 8:34am
      Jun 23, 2019
      Aug 6, 2018 @ 11:17am
      Aug 6, 2018
      Very talcum powdery!
      Jul 23, 2018 @ 7:13pm
      Jul 23, 2018
      May 26, 2018 @ 8:35am
      May 26, 2018
      May 13, 2018 @ 9:02am
      May 13, 2018
      The entry bridge across the ditch is half gone, but the trail is in good shape.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 32 rides
      • 36 miles avg distance
      All
      • 587 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      27 |
      Oct 31, 2018 @ 7:35am
      Oct 31, 2018

      Routes with this trail

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      titleratingdistance
      High Roller 2018
      18 miles
      High Roller 2018 2
      29 miles
      2018 FMBC Low Roller
      22 miles
      2018 High Roller
      30 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag Seppie (Jun 6, 2016 at 8:38)
       Is this really black diamond? At the uphill trailhead the post shows blue.
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      Kush Trails - Fernie, BC | Mountain Biking
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