2 miles
Distance
471 ft
Climb
-714 ft
Descent
00:29:03
Avg time

Powerline Road Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Mt Fernie
    Fernie, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Local Popularity
    20 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 35 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Section of the Mt Fernie power line road. Brutal hard ups and downs on rocky terrain. Not really recommended unless you are training for something unpleasant.

Access Info

Off any of the trails that cross it. It's hard to miss. It's an opening in the forest with buzzing wires overhead...

Local Trail Association
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More Stats for Powerline Road mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -243 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,767 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,161 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,029 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,786 ft
  • Grade
    -3.018%
  • Grade max
    -37.371%
  • Grade min
    41.95%
  • Distance climb
    3,225 ft
  • Distance down
    4,634 ft
  • Distance flat
    184 ft
  • Avg time
    00:29:03
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Status:
on Jul 4, 2020
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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
  • > 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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  • 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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      Powerline Road Trail Reports

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      Jul 4, 2020 @ 9:32pm
      Jul 4, 2020
      Grizzly encountered on powerline road today between Mushroom Head and Dem Bones. (Not aggressive but was claiming her trail and continued walking...
      Jun 3, 2020 @ 12:53pm
      Jun 3, 2020
      Apr 8, 2020 @ 10:59am
      Apr 8, 2020
      reporter All trails in the Provincial Park are closed during the COVID pandemic until further notice
      Sep 1, 2019 @ 9:52am
      Sep 1, 2019
      Jul 17, 2019 @ 12:10pm
      Jul 17, 2019
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 5 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 10 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      Apr 10, 2020 @ 2:53pm
      Apr 10, 2020
      27 |
      Jul 27, 2019 @ 10:59am
      Jul 27, 2019

      Routes with this trail

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      5 miles
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      5 miles
      2nd 1/2 of Lazy Lizard, Stove Trail, Eric's Trip & Mic Mac
      5 miles

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