Mountain Biking

Event Date(s): 
Sunday, July 28, 2019

The TransRockies Classic represents the return of one of the world’s most rugged and spectacular cycling events and returns to the spectacular Canadian Rocky Mountains July 22-28, 2019.

The Fernie Trails Alliance (FTA) is working hard on Fernie’s potential as a world class trail network. We currently have over 300 kilometres of trails plus the trail network at Fernie Alpine Resort (FAR). Our trails have a variety of terrain and are suitable for a wide range of ages and abilities.

Event Date(s): 
Sunday, July 28, 2019
Time: 
11:00am - 1:00pm

When 100+ riders roll into the finish line for the Transrockies Classic Finish, 100+ kids’ aged 3 – 9 will be enjoying a fun bike rally.

The event is FREE and is limited to the first 150 kids to register.

The rally takes about 30 minutes and kids’ must be accompanied by a parent. Start times begin at 11am at GearHub and end at 12:30pm.

Event Date(s): 
Repeats every day 1 times. Also includes Wed Aug 14 2019, Wed Aug 28 2019.
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Time: 
5:00pm - 6:00pm

Join at the Fernie Aquatic Center (at the Gazebo) before the weekly Fernie Women on Wheels (FWOW) Ladies Ride for a 'Get to Know Your Bike' workshop held by Cindy Sleeman of Straight Line Bike & Ski.

You will learn how to change a tire, adjust the shocks, adjust the seat so it's right for you! And anything else bike related. Come with questions and ready to go for a ride afterwards! All abilities welcome.*

Event Date(s): 
Saturday, July 20, 2019
Time: 
10:00am - 5:00pm

If you’re a mountain biker (or want to become one!), this day belongs to you! So please join in celebrating the “Official Holiday of Mountain Biking” - Saturday, July 20th – INTERNATIONAL RIDE MTB DAY!

Today's fun will include:
10am - 1pm - Discover Mountain Biking (package includes lift, lesson & rental)
10:30am - 12:30pm - Kids Bike Skills with FAR Bike Coach (FREE!)
1:30 - 4:30pm - Peak to Park to Pint Bike Tour
Retail Sale! 30% off all bike gear (including helmets)

Event Date(s): 
Sunday, June 30, 2019
Time: 
12:00pm - 5:00pm

Giant Bicycles Off-Road Demo.

Due to the Timber Chair maintenance projects, Fernie Alpine Resort's 2019 Summer Community Appreciation Program will include special offers to locals from July 2-5 and July 8-12.

This June, we will hopefully continue to get a bit of wet weather. Trails on Castle Mountain are known to dry out nicely. Here’s a great route to explore this month!

Back by popular demand, the Second Annual Fernie Junior Ripper Trail Passport is a series of skill/age appropriate mountain bike challenges. The goal is to ride the trail, find the checkpoint sign, and record the animal found on the sign on this worksheet.

Event Date(s): 
Saturday, July 6, 2019
Time: 

Fundraiser for fernietrailsalliance.com. More details to come.