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  • Saturday • September 16, 2023
  • 10:00 am
  • Fernie Area

A new event combining the communities of Elkford, Fernie & Sparwood through the entire Elk Valley. 

This is a local fundraiser for the trail groups in the Elk Valley!

Up to 65km/80km if you do the whole thing! Or pick a section of the road or trail route.


  • the 'road' route or the 'trail' route - details on Trailforks Apps
  • the distance
  • your mode of non-motorized transportation - road bike, gravel bike, mountain bike, e-bike, trail running, hiking, walking, etc!

Bike, run or even walk the distance from Elkford to Sparwood and then on to Fernie. Go the full distance, go half the distance, go town to town!


10 AM: Mass start from Elkford, corner of Hwy #3 and Fording Road
ROUTE on Trailforks - route will be flagged
Food station at start zone
Aid station in Sparwood at the Titan Truck
Finish line station at Fernie Aquatic Centre with BBQ & drinks
A collaborative event hosted by the Fernie, Sparwood & Elkford Trails Alliances.

DISTANCE (depends if road or trail route):

Elkford to Sparwood - 34km
Sparwood - Hosmer - 18km
Hosmer - Fernie - 13km
Total Distance: 65km / 80km


Registration is now available Online. $50 - $500
Each participant will receive a buff

7PM : Movie screening: Nothing's For Free at The Vogue Theatre hosted by Straightline Bicycles in aid of the Fernie Trails Alliance and Fernie Foodbank. 

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