Nipika’s Cross River Ripper Fat Bike Race.

Nipika’s Cross River Ripper Fat Bike Race.

Nipika Mountain Resort is no stranger to hosting awesome events and on February 24, 2018, they did it again with their inaugural Cross River Ripper Fat Bike Race. Around 50 riders from all over South East BC took part in, what turned out to be quiet a ripper of a course indeed. Mild temperatures, blue Read more about Nipika’s Cross River Ripper Fat Bike Race.[…]

Emergence. A diamond in the rough.

Emergence. A diamond in the rough.

You know what they say – It’s not fat biking if you’re not walking. Over the last handful of years, I’ve trudged my Fat Bike all over this valley. It’s great training after all. Imagine dragging an anchor through knee deep snow… uphill… both ways.. oh and it’s -20. Good times right?! Seriously though, if Read more about Emergence. A diamond in the rough.[…]

Santa Cruz Hightower CC – Long Term Review

Santa Cruz Hightower CC – Long Term Review

I had the distinct pleasure of riding the Santa Cruz Hightower CC for the majority of the summer, and it left quite the impression. It was a bike of many firsts for me: First time riding a 29er, first time riding a bike running a VPP platform, and most importantly – first time riding a Read more about Santa Cruz Hightower CC – Long Term Review[…]

Moab Rocks… ROCKS! – Race Report

Moab Rocks… ROCKS! – Race Report

  “Moab Rocks” ROCKS! Race Recap: March 25th-27th Written by: Jena   Moab Rocks 3-day stage race successfully fulfilled our goal for racing this season> to find the best mountain bike races in North America! This was my first stage race and it was Dylan’s second, but our first go-around together.  He raced the Fernie Read more about Moab Rocks… ROCKS! – Race Report[…]

Out for a rip on the 2017 Kona Hei Hei Trail

Out for a rip on the 2017 Kona Hei Hei Trail

What better way to start your hump day than to watch a world cup ripper put some serious hurt on some beautiful alpine singletrack? Exactly.  Sit down, relax and enjoy. The Kona Hei Hei Trail is a curious beast – a quick look at the numbers would make you think that it is a bit Read more about Out for a rip on the 2017 Kona Hei Hei Trail[…]

Barbour Rock Recreational Trails Update

Barbour Rock Recreational Trails Update

The Columbia Valley Cycling Society (CVCS) has been putting a ton of legwork into increasing the number of legal trails in the Invermere area.  We are blessed with a long riding season, great dirt, and epic backdrops, but are also limited in the amount of legal trails in the area – currently sitting at about Read more about Barbour Rock Recreational Trails Update[…]