“Ride the Warm Side of The Rockies”
Welcome to the most diverse “Mountain Biking Paradise” in the country. The Columbia Valley lies within the majestic “Valley of a Thousand Peaks”, located between the Rocky and Purcell Mountain Ranges in Supernatural British Columbia’s East Kootenays. The Columbia Valley is home to the diverse communities of Invermere, Windermere, Fairmont Hot Springs, Canal Flats, Wilmer, Radium Hot Springs, Edgewater, Brisco and Spillimacheen.Only 3 hours from Calgary, Alberta you will find 100’s of kms of world class trails.
Discover smooth single track through valley forests, epic descents from alpine peaks, challenging technical downhill trails, relaxed recreational routes and exciting bike park maintained trails. There is something for everyone, from enthusiastic recreational riders to seasoned pros! We have it all!
Accommodation? No problem! From 4-star Resorts to rustic backcountry camping - you choose. Ride hard all day, then soak your aching muscles in the rejuvenating waters of local hot springs. Stop in to our local Visitor Information Centres for maps and information.
Tight and technical or forest fun - find your flow!
Links for info :
Recreation Sites and Trails BC - www.sitesandtrailsbc.ca
Columbia Valley Cycling Society - http://www.columbiavalleycyclingsociety.org/
Nipika Mountain Resort and Accommodation – www.nipika.com
Panorama Mountain Village – www.panoramaresort.com
Columbia Valley Greenways Alliance – www.greenways.ca