2 miles
Distance
2,923 ft
Climb
-110 ft
Descent
00:41:16
Avg time

Matheson Creek Road Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Morrissey Ridge
    Fernie, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Local Popularity
    25 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 40 in Hiking

Road for truck dropping either Al Matador or Dirt Diggler. Beefy 4 X 4 recommended. Make sure you turn around if you hit snow. Some exposure higher up that will not be fun in snow.

Access Info

Drive out Coal Creek Road, looking for the Matheson Creek Road sign on the right, about 8km from start of gravel on Coal Creek Road.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Matheson Creek Road mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    2,813 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,200 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,014 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,200 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,014 ft
  • Grade
    23.744%
  • Grade max
    -12.563%
  • Grade min
    59.499%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    1,867 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,437 ft
  • Avg time
    00:41:16
  • Avg reverse time
    00:48:16
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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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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
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Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
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  • 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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Matheson Creek Road Trail Reports

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      Jul 4, 2020 @ 2:58pm
      Jul 4, 2020
      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
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 9 rides
      • 26 miles avg distance
      All
      • 41 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      16 |
      Jul 19, 2019 @ 2:20pm
      Jul 19, 2019
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      Jul 19, 2019 @ 2:20pm
      Jul 19, 2019

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