1 miles
Distance
59 ft
Climb
-935 ft
Descent
00:15:04
Avg time

Verboten Details

  • Riding Area
    Mount Fernie Provincial Park
    Fernie, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Global Ranking
    #628 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Tricky start with lots of rocks and roots and little drops. The trail opens out and becomes easy and is a great long ride down and back to the Gorby trail.

Great last run to the valley bottom after a day of riding the FAR bike park

Access Info

Head up Gorby Trail and turn right and head about 1,000m up the trail that takes you away from Cedar Bowl. Also accessible if you are riding out of FAR. A steep up in the road is just before the trailhead, and the access road then heads sharply left and down. The trail is just on top of a little mound in front of you before you turn left.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Verboten bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -876 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,454 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,329 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,329 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,454 ft
  • Grade max
    -37.546%
  • Grade min
    23.307%
  • Distance climb
    759 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    166 ft
  • Avg time
    00:15:04
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:19
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Status:
on Oct 20, 2018
Dry
Avg: 5 (16 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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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
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  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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      Verboten Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 4:29pm
      Oct 20, 2018
      Aug 4, 2018 @ 12:12pm
      Aug 4, 2018
      Jul 28, 2018 @ 10:33am
      Jul 28, 2018
      running great. some loose sections from recent race.
      Jul 8, 2018 @ 7:34am
      Jul 8, 2018
      Tacky goodness!
      Jul 3, 2018 @ 9:16am
      Jul 3, 2018
      Roots are slick when wet... who knew? Otherwise tacky dirt
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      6 Months
      • 80 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
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      Jul 19, 2013 @ 12:50pm
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      Verboten, Fernie
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      Jul 5, 2013 @ 11:04am
      Jul 5, 2013
      | 2 comments Verboten, Fernie

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