5,271 ft
Distance
547 ft
Climb
-54 ft
Descent
00:17:35
Avg time

New Roots Details

  • Riding Area
    Castle Mountain
    Fernie, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Global Ranking
    #5928 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Very nice mellow way up to Hypervent. Or ride it up to the Hypervent junction and then back down via Uprooted - makes for a very fun loop without having to kill yourself on Hypervent.

Access Info

Via Montane.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for New Roots bike trail
  • Altitude change
    493 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,589 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,098 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,589 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,082 ft
  • Grade
    9.352%
  • Grade max
    -11.412%
  • Grade min
    24.792%
  • Distance climb
    4,223 ft
  • Distance down
    875 ft
  • Distance flat
    173 ft
  • Avg time
    00:17:35
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Status:
on Sep 24, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.35 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 80%
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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • photo Photo
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  • region Riding Area
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • 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
  • Other Other
Directions to new-roots trailhead (49.489210, -115.052190)
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New Roots Trail Reports

datedescription
Sep 24, 2018 @ 9:04am
Sep 24, 2018
Not closed, sweet trail.
Sep 18, 2018 @ 4:09pm
Sep 18, 2018
Sep 18, 2018 @ 11:35am
Sep 18, 2018
reporter
Jul 26, 2018 @ 3:09pm
Jul 26, 2018
reporter CLOSED FOR LOGGING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Jul 21, 2018 @ 9:49am
Jul 21, 2018
Good
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Routes with this trail

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Roots Medley - Fernie, BC | Mountain Biking
6:40 | 45 | Jul 9, 2018 , Fernie
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