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“We have wicked mountains. We’re mountain people. BC is paradise for mountain bikers.” Freeride pioneer, Brett Tippie

Exploring Fernie with guestagrammer Todd Weselake

Meet Todd Weselake, this week Todd shared some of his favourites trail shots from Fernie. Viewing the world through his camera since the late 90’s, Todd has a strong creative sense to his work. His extensive experience shooting everything from action sports and...

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Cumberland Mountain Bike Association hires Trail Manager

News Release For immediate Release January 5, 2017   Cumberland mountain bike association hires Trail Manager   Cumberland, BC – The United Riders of Cumberland (UROC) is pleased to announce the hiring of Nathan Kwan as the association’s new Trail Manager....

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WINNER SELECTED FOR THE 2016 MOUNTAIN BIKING BC 7 DAY GIVEAWAY

VANCOUVER, BC – Over 2,000 entries were received from over 30 different countries for this year’s week long mountain biking prize trip to British Columbia. This year’s lucky winner is Jacqueline Odermatt from Flims Waldhaus, Switzerland. Jacqueline has invited her Canadian friend, Michelle Davies, to share this unforgettable adventure.
Jacqueline was selected among 10 random finalists who had to convince a panel of judges in 500 word or less why they should be the chosen one for this incredible experience. Jacqueline impressed our judges as a passionate and motivated bike girl from Switzerland who loves to ride technical singletrack and wants to encourage more women to be adventurous and explore trails on their mountain bikes.

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New Highway Sign Invites You to Explore Legendary Cumberland

Travelers along the Inland Island Highway in the Comox Valley are now invited to explore the Village of Cumberland and everything it has to offer. The Village of 3900 has a new highway entrance sign welcoming you to the legendary community. The sign portrays the uniqueness of the Village, its rich and gritty history, and the future that is the new Cumberland.

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Columbia Valley Greenways Trail Alliance

The Columbia Valley Greenways Trail Alliance was formed through the merging of eight local trail advocacy and stewardship groups including Columbia River Greenways Alliance, Columbia Valley Cycling Society, Summit Trail Makers, Toby Creek Nordic Ski Club, Purcell...

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Creekside Trail Expansion Plans

The world’s best mountain bike park is about to become even better. The Whistler Blackcomb Renaissance will kick-off a multi-year expansion creating a trail network for all riding abilities in the Creekside area. The Creekside Gondola will operate throughout the summer, transforming Creekside’s summer experience into a scene that mirrors winter’s vibrancy. With over 50 km of new trails proposed, this will be the single largest new development in Whistler Mountain Bike Park’s history.

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Cumberland Trails Agreement Finalized

Cumberland, BC – The United Riders of Cumberland (UROC), Village of Cumberland, TimberWest Forest Corp., and Hancock Forest Management are excited to announce that a land access agreement has been reached to formally allow non-motorized recreation on private managed...

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