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Review: With You By Bike

Eleven years into their relationship, 29-year-old Katrina Rosen and her husband Mike had drifted inadvertently, and dangerously, apart. While laid-back Mike enjoyed staying home and watching sports with his buddies, high-energy Katrina went off adventure-seeking with her (male, also partnered) best friend Alex. [...]

2019 Plaid Goat Mountain Bike Fest

Running this year June 21-23, 2019, Plaid Goat Mountain Bike Fest is a three-day festival with a buffet of ‘for fun’ activities. Celebrate mountain bike culture, Canadian Rockies style! In support of MTB associations across the region. [...]

Finding Bliss in British Columbia’s Blaeberry Valley

With six national parks and eight provincial parks within just over an hour’s drive, Golden, B.C., has rightfully been dubbed the “Heart of the Parks.” But, what’s even closer than a handful of these famous parks – and equally impressive – is the Blaeberry Valley, less than 20 kilometres from downtown Golden and ripe for untamed adventures. Abby Cooper gives us the inside scoop. [...]

A Purpose Ridden: Q+A with Ryan Correy

From cycling across Canada at the age of thirteen to starting up his own bikepacking business and writing a book, adventure cyclist Ryan Correy has done it all. In this interview, Billie Norman gets behind-the-scenes of Ryan’s book, A Purpose Ridden, to uncover how he got into bikepacking, when his passion turned into purpose, and the troubles he had along the way. [...]

8th Annual Bike Shorts Film Festival

Film Festival season is here! Join the 8th Annual Bike Shorts Film Festival for an evening celebrating two-wheeled transportation for enjoyment and creativity, sport and health, environment and preservation, complete with a healthy home-grown meal purveyed by Canmore Pasta Co and Farmbox. [...]

Bikepack Canada Kicks Off Inaugural Summit in Canmore

Ever heard of the Tour Divide race from Banff to Mexico? While traditional events and road bike sales are struggling to find new ground, interest in bikepacking (the combination of off-road adventure cycling and overnight travel) has risen steeply the last few years. Join Bikepack Canada for their inaugural summit in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. [...]

Life Lessons in Mountain Biking

Sometimes life too closely resembles a bone-crushing mountain bike ride on the hardest trails you've ever encountered. Or, maybe it's the other way around: a mountain bike ride reminds you of the toughest times you've had in life. In this piece, contributor C.B. Macintosh confronts the messiness of life by drawing inspiration from the three rules of mountain biking. [...]