1.8 miles
Distance
99 ft
Climb
-1,075 ft
Descent
00:17:07
Avg time

Project 9 Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Mount Fernie Provincial Park
    Fernie, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (3 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #949 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #15605 in E-Biking
    • #7529 in Trail Running
    • #30412 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in E-Biking
    • 55 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking

This is a ride of different sections. Start by staying right from the top unless you want some serious drops as you head down through the forest. You quickly hit the river wash-out area, with various options in terms of trail. Lots of rocks, little drops and river-bed type riding. Once out of that you hit a super flowy section through a cut block with lefts and rights that brings you to the power line. Head straight across and you have a short uphill section that takes you to the roller coaster - little flat sections followed by sudden downs. Super -fun and exhilarating. Watch out for the Lazy Lizard crossing further down - most people now jump onto that to complete the down.

Access Info

Via Project 9 access trail - look for a yellow gate on your left of the Island Lake Road, Project 9 signs on a post next to it.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Project 9 mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -977 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,490 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,520 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,466 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,491 ft
  • Grade
    -10.5%
  • Grade max
    -43.1%
  • Grade min
    28.7%
  • Distance climb
    1,322 ft
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    82 ft
  • Avg time
    00:17:07
  • Avg reverse time
    00:32:27
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on Dec 27, 2023
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Avg: 4.5 (51 votes)
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      Project 9 Trail Reports

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      Dec 27, 2023 @ 7:58am
      Dec 27, 2023
      There is stream running across and down the upper DH, just as you get into the trees, It might be there to stay
      Oct 14, 2023 @ 2:27pm
      Oct 14, 2023
      Oct 6, 2023 @ 4:59am
      Oct 6, 2023
      Oct 2, 2023 @ 10:20am
      Oct 2, 2023
      Sep 16, 2023 @ 3:26am
      Sep 16, 2023
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      • 17 miles avg distance
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