NOS Gravity BikeFest – Fernie Alpine Resort

Aug 17, 2011
by Tyler Maine  
Fernie, BC – Fernie Alpine Resort has teamed up with NOS Energy Drink to bring you the most action packed, adrenaline pumping mountain biking festival in Fernie on August 19, 20 and 21! “This event is great for family, hardcore mountain bikers, spectators and everyone in between.” Says Matt Mosteller. “With vacation packages starting at $82, it’s the perfect summer weekend getaway with events and activities all weekend.”

Here are the highlights of the weekend!

Friday August 19th

On the Mountain – Dual Slalom Race with live DJ
In Town – Wapiti Music Festival at Annex Park (brought to you by Fernie Mountain Music Festival Society)

Saturday August 20th

On the Mountain – Little Critters Ride, Enduro Downhill Race, FREE maintenance Clinic, FREE Trials Demos, LIVE Music by local favourite Shred Kelly, Kokanee Glacier Beer Gardens and more.
In Town – Wam Bam Dirt Jump Jam at Dirt Jump Park (brought to you by the Fernie Mountain Bike Club)

Sunday August 21st

On the Mountain – Classic Downhill Race, Tire Change Challenge, FREE Bike Skills Clinic, Trials Demo.

Register for all Races
Official Website
Feature NOS Bikefest Vacation Package starting at $82
Facebook Fan Page
Official Facebook Event

Title photo by

About Fernie Alpine Resort & Resorts of the Canadian Rockies Inc.
Fernie Alpine Resort is one of the Top 5 Ski Resorts in North America, and is home to over 29 feet of legendary powder each winter, the “Griz” and more.
Fernie Alpine Resort is part of the Resorts of the Canadian Rockies Inc. (RCR) family. RCR is the largest private ski resort owner/operator in North America, owning five ski resorts across Canada, including Nakiska Ski Area in Alberta; and Fernie Alpine Resort and Kimberley Alpine Resort in British Columbia. RCR also owns and manages a number of hotels and golf courses, including Trickle Creek in Kimberley, and Wintergreen Golf and Country Club in Bragg Creek. RCR aims to provide each and every guest The Ultimate Experience.


  • 23 0
 Last time I went riding there, I found out that Fernie also has a fantastic hospital. Big Grin
  • 2 1
 Hey Guys, just letting you know the link to the wam bam page is from the last years event, not this years
  • 1 0
 Last time I was there, I found out fernie also has a fantastic dentist! I think it was near mcd's...
  • 2 0
 Thumbs up if you clicked the link to see the tumbnail photo!
  • 2 1
 Maybe Fernie will actually do some maintenance on their trails? Nah... we've been saying that for years!
  • 1 0
 I wish i had 29 feet of powder to play with.
  • 1 0
 so stoked to ride there this weekend !!
  • 1 0
 no crit or xc race ....?
  • 1 1
 Well, is is called the NOS Gravity BikeFest for a reason. XC or Enduro usually is not associated with gravity. Just sayin.
  • 1 4
 I there were no gravity, xc would he easier, just saying , u try riding a bike without tires touching the ground
  • 1 0
 your a fucking retard

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