Trails are drying up, time to start mountain biking. Plan is to go to Benchlands near Canmore and ride singletrack. This will be a beginner/intermediate day, if you want more advanced this likely isn't the event for you.
Spaces will be limited to who can drive and how many bikes we can carry.
Distance: 20 km
Elevation gain: TBD m
Time: 2-4 hrs
Weather forecast: TBD
Trail conditions: TBD
- Mountain bike
- Proper clothing
- Lunch and water
- Sun glasses, SPF rated lip balm, sunscreen
- Tools/parts; spare tube, pump, multi-tool, patch kit, pump, tire spoons
DRIVING AND DIRECTIONS:
We will meet at the in Calgary meeting point and carpool from there. Please be on time as we will only wait a short while past past the departure time before we leave.
West from Calgary about 100km to the Benchlands Trail / SilverTip exit in the middle of Canmore. Follow the exit around to the right then the lights then go left (North) up Benchlands trail about 1.3km. Take a right on Elk Run Boulevard then an immediate left into the parking lot.
You must sign a trip waiver and contact information form to attend this event. The event organizer will have this for you.