7 miles
Distance
954 ft
Climb
-948 ft
Descent
01:02:08
Avg time

Montane Blue Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
  • Riding Area
    Montane Fernie
    Fernie, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 95 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
  • Land Manager
    Parastone

The classic Montane loop, a pretty mellow cruise throughout the Montane area, all fun singletrack, some small features, all avoidable. Bridges, berms, little jumps, great views from the Montane Hut.

Access Info

Many options - look a the map. Many start byt the old barn on Coal Creek, where there is plenty of parking.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Montane Blue bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    6 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,316 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,785 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,327 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,333 ft
  • Grade max
    -34.4%
  • Grade min
    29.9%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,646 ft
  • Avg time
    01:02:08
  • Avg reverse time
    01:13:19
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Status:
on Apr 11, 2021
Freeze/thaw Cycle
Avg: 3 (2 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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  • > 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 Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
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ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
inches

Radar Time
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
  • 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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      Montane Blue Trail Reports

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      Apr 11, 2021 @ 6:31am
      12 hours
      Mostly snow covered, some bare spots which were frozen at 7am. Lower section was the worst, once it joins the EVT/GT it's well covered but can be...
      Apr 6, 2021 @ 11:45am
      Apr 6, 2021
      Sections of snow, sections of dirt. I rode it when it was frozen in the morning but the number of deep footprints indicate that there would be...
      Apr 4, 2021 @ 6:19am
      Apr 4, 2021
      Above the hut is still snow covered but getting hard to ride due to uneven melt and soft snow. Plenty of mud on south facing slopes.
      Mar 27, 2021 @ 7:12am
      Mar 27, 2021
      Good between Uprooted and the hut. Plenty of bare spots and mud coming down from the hut to Castle connector. Not much bike traffic and uneven...
      Mar 20, 2021 @ 8:06am
      Mar 20, 2021
      Dusting of fresh snow, trails firm at 8am. Few sections down to mud or water.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 203 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 12 rides
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      Photos

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      Feb 5, 2021 @ 11:06am
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      Feb 5, 2021
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      Oct 23, 2020 @ 10:14am
      Oct 23, 2020

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Straight Line Winter Fat Bike Ride Easy/Moderate
      7 miles
      Straight Line Beginner/family Ride 1
      4 miles

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