Fernie Alpine Resort is the little bike park that could; conceived in the early days of gravity riding, this park has been slowly built up over the seasons and now features 37 immaculately maintained trails of varying difficulty and riding styles. Trail gnomes, you ask? No, the Bike Park Trail Crew, a group of highly skilled and very committed Fernie Alpine Resort employees, dedicated to constantly upgrading and buffing all the trails on the mountain.
Fresh work and short lineups? Yes! Photo ~ Coastal Crew
This season Fernie plays host to the Furious 3 Bike Race, Powerade Gravity BikeFest, the infamous Lost Boys Lungbuster Challenge, the local favourite Wam Bam Dirt Jump Jam and the Transrockies Bike Race, this year finishing up at Fernie Alpine Resort.
With freshly built trails and a whole quiver of events to check out, this is the season to give the Fernie Bike Park a try. If you are a BroCard member you receive 10% off bike park lift tickets all season long, as well as 10% off regular rates at the Wolf’s Den Lodge. Dual mountain passes (Kicking Horse and Fernie) are also available for purchase.
Sendin’ er in Fernie. Photo ~ Coastal Crew
If you purchase a BroCard now, you will be automatically entered into the Crank Into Summer sweepstakes, where you can win one of four awesome prize packs this week! Today’s package includes two day tickets to the Fernie Bike Park, and a nights stay for two at the the Wolf’s Den Lodge. Winner will be announced on Friday, June 29th.
Planning a road trip to check out some of BC’s finest mountain biking? The BroCard offers great discounts on bike park lift tickets, accommodations, restaurants, bike shops, guiding services and more. Not only will you get discounts all over the place, you will be automatically entered into regular draws for great prizes, including the Crank Into Summer sweepstakes. Get yours now for only $19.95.
Buy your BroCard before the end of the week to be entered in the Crank Into Summer sweepstakes… and get up to Fernie at some point this year!