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2017 MINOR High Roller Waiver

September 21, 2017 - 10:23

If you are under the age of 19, you must have a parent/guardian sign a waiver for you.  Your parent/guardian has to SIGN the Waiver at the Royal on the morning of the event (it must be witnessed by a FMBC Volunteer).  The MINOR waiver can be downloaded here and printed off before hand to save some time. 

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Adult 2017 High Roller Waiver

September 21, 2017 - 10:18

You can print and fill out your High Roller Waiver before the day of the event.  Please wait to SIGN the Waiver until you get to the Royal (it must be witnessed by a FMBC Volunteer).

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Will you be attending the high roller?

September 20, 2017 - 10:53
Choices Yes! and BIG MONEY too! Yes! Low roller is my jam! No, I put my bike away when the trails closed No, but I can't wait for the Catherine Pendrel slideshow & chat! YES! every year rain or shine Maybe, I'm a fair weather rider!
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September 15th: ALL TRAILS REOPENED!

September 20, 2017 - 08:55

All trails have now reopened for biking/hiking. 

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What will you do now that the trails are closed to all activities?

September 4, 2017 - 10:32
Choices Head south! Head west! Spin/yoga/gym classes here I come! Dusting off the road bike! Netflix anyone! Island Lake Lodge hiking as much as I can!
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September 4, 2017 - 09:21

As of 1pm Sept. 2nd there is a FULL CLOSURE of all trails around Fernie for all activities/access.

Please obey all signage and stay off of the trails. This closure is a government mandated closure of all crown land due to extreme fire hazard. All private property owners have decided to close there land along with the crown.

This includes all the gravel roads in the area.

Island Lake lodge has hiking (no biking) trails open up at the lodge only, please check in at Tamarack lodge in case of any changes.
City of Fernie has closed off trail access from the city including,
-Old Stumpy
- Cemetery Bypass
- Montane Trail
- Coal Creek Heritage Trail (trails heads at Aquatic Centre and Old Landfill Site)
- Chamber Trail Head (located at Visitor Centre)
At this time local parks (Annex, James White etc and Dike trail are open)

The length of time of this closure is not known, the written order is in place until October 1st, but may be lifted if changes occur. We will continue to keep you posted if there are any changes to report.

Here is an article outlining the information. http://www.thedrivefm.ca/2017/09/01/32047/

Wildfire BC backcountry closure Southeast Fire Centre


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