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Welcome to the Fernie Mountain Bike Club

Welcome to the Fernie Mountain Bike Club (FMBC) website! The FMBC is a member-based, non-profit organization who’s mandate is to build, maintain and ride the Fernie trails. 

Collaborating with other groups such as the Fernie Trails Alliance, the FMBC encourages recreational and competitive cycling for all ages and abilities and promotes responsible mountain biking practices and land use. The FMBC is an integral part of advocating for access of trails, management and maintenance of recreational mountain bike trail use.

The FMBC organizes events such as the annual Spring Bike Blitz, the Wam Bam Dirt Jump Jam, 2NEE races, the Dirt Diggler, and the High Roller event.

Become a member, support mountain biking in Fernie and the FMBC!


Monday, September 12, 2016 - 18:00

Second Monday of every month. 

Criterium style rides where competitors complete as many laps of a short course as possible in the 40 minute time limit. For every lap of the course completed the rider puts his/her mname in for a draw prize. Geared to riders 10 and under. (Training wheels are not appropriate. Run bikes and tag along bikes are okay)

September 12th - Annex Park @ 6pm 

Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 10:00

Meet: at the Aquatic Centre
Registration: 10am Pre-Race Meeting: 10:45am - https://www.webscorer.com/register?raceid=78194
Calling all riders for the next Big Mountain Challenge!

The $50 entry fee for riders gets you an authentic 2016 Dirt Diggler t-shirt, a number plate and prizes. Après Race Awards
and Dinner at Nevados at 7pm. All ages welcome.
Additional t-shirts are $15 and hoodies are $50 upon request.
To participate, you also need to purchase a Fernie Mountain Bike Club Membership ($25).
Need more info?
Email Derek at birdhousereno@shaw.ca

Photo: Alain Leger

Repeats every day 1 times.
Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 08:30

SIX IN THE STIX Mountain Biking Festival

September 17-18, 2016 @ Cranbrook Community Forest, B.C.

Saturday Kids & Youth Stix races for cyclists 2-6 y/o on pavement & 5-14 y/o on trails

Sunday 6-hour x-country for solos & relay teams and 1ap Stix on flowy singletrack trails

Features include BBQ lunch, souvenir shirt, recovery food and race expo

Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 08:30

Registration now open at http://www.bikefernie.ca/civicrm/event/info?id=7&reset=1

Celebrate the season with the local community by riding the trails all day. Collect stamps and get dealt a poker hand, highest hands automatically win prizes, the rest are door prizes. Dinner, a beer and tshirt are included. Details TBD


Don't want to ride? Volunteers are always needed for this event!

  • Fernie Women on Wheels

    Do you like riding bikes and want a weekly meetup with likeminded women? FWoW is for you! 

    Come out and enjoy a ride with a fun group of women! All rides are split into ability groups based on group leaders available. Must be an FMBC member and sign waiver. Please have membership before first ride. Rides generally run around 2 hours and are followed up with a social gathering at a local watering hole.

    Meeting place The Guide's Hut, but may vary depending on trail choices. Trails are chosen ahead of time and posted on Facebook and in weekly newsletter. 

    Please join the Facebook group Fernie Women on Wheels for up to date information including time, meeting place changes & cancellations due to weather.

    Want to get involved/have ideas to share/questions to ask? Message us on the FB group or contact Heather at hdlavers@gmail.com 


    Repeats every week every Wednesday until Sat Oct 01 2016.
    Wed, 05/04/2016 - 18:30
  • IMBA Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day October 8, 2016 at 1:00 p.m.

    We will have a group ride for on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 1:00 p.m.  in celebration of Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day.  Meet at the bike park, where we will organize and do a ride in Montane.  We will have a BBQ afterward.


    IMBA's Take A Kid Mountain Biking Day strives to encourage communities in the U.S.A. and around the world to join together and ride mountain bikes with kids. Join the fun and participate in IMBA's 12th anniversary of Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day. Last year over 15,000 kids and family members participated in 150+ community events in the U.S. Several events were registered in other countries including: Italy, Australia, South Africa, Canada, Malaysia, and Mexico. You, your family or your company are encouraged to join the fun!


    For more information check here: https://www.imba.com/kids?utm_campaign=website&utm_source=sendgrid.com&utm_medium=email

    Sat, 10/08/2016 - 13:00

Trail Conditions and News

Huge thanks goes out to all the builders, idea people, grant writers and volunteers that made the Fairy Creek bridge possible. The bridge is ready to ride across, please continue to park at the visitor centre to access the Mt. Proctor trails! Robert Champagne Summit Works Bob Mitchell Larsen... More
The section of the Lazy Lizard trail from approximately 4km to 5km is still quite wet. We are moving forward with a project to armor it, but it will take some time. If you ride this section of the trail please GIVE THE TRAIL a BREAK and WALK the WET SPOTS. The rest of the trail is quite good. Momma... More
Jemi Fibre Vandalism - $2000 Reward Jemi Fibre is currently logging on their private land in the Fernie area. You have likely noticed some changes to the trail network. The Fernie Trails Alliance (FTA) has been closely working with Jemi Fibre to make... More
FYI: There will be a lot of heavy machines working on the new bridge at the Alpine Trails gate over the next few weeks.
The FTA started has started the Lazy Lizard connector to Stove Trail. This is a big for this year that we had applied for to BC Parks over one year ago.