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Mountain Biking

Kamloops is long renowned as a mountain biking paradise with its rugged landscape, rolling hills, and diverse bike trail systems. Riders of all levels can choose from cross-country trails to technical downhill, with the option to ride year-round.

Fact: The Kamloops Bike Ranch is Canada's largest municipal bike park.


As of May 14th, some BC Parks will be opening for day-use activities while still supporting physical distancing.

Please review these notices.

BC RECREATION SITES & TRAILS
BC PARKS


 

Biking Best Practices

Here are some best practices for social distancing while biking:

  • Leave at least 10 meters in between one another and at least 2 meters between riders when passing
  • Visit parks and trails during less busy times
  • Stay local, avoid crowded parks and trails
  • Don’t linger and avoid gathering in groups
  • Bike solo (or only with your household)
  • Wash or sanitize hands after touching communal surfaces like gates or garbage bins
  • Stay home if you are feeling sick, especially if you are coughing or experiencing a fever
  • Practice low risk riding

 


 

Cross-Country Riding

Pineview Valley

This all-mountain area is home to 50km of trails through pine trees that range from green to black diamond and one double black diamond. Explore the wide array of cross-country climbs and fun, flowy descents.

Note: Trails on the east side are open year-round, west side trails are closed until July 1st.

Lac du Bois Protected Grasslands

Whether you're new to mountain biking or an intermediate rider, Lac du Bois offers 20km of cross-country trails. Be rewarded with views of Kamloops and the Thompson Valley as you climb and descend through the sage-scented grasslands.​

Kenna Cartwright Park

Home to over 40km of mountain bike trails, Kenna Cartwright Park is the largest municipal park in BC and provides fast, flowing trails through sagebrush and pine trees. As you ride the perimeter of the park, take in panoramic city views.

Hint: It's a great evening ride as the sun is setting. 

 


Downhill Riding

Sun Peaks Resort

The Sun Peaks Bike Park offers up 2,000 feet of lift-access vertical with 40 distinct bike trails that range from flowing machine-made to full downhill. Two new features for 2019 include a 9km top-to-bottom green trail for anyone waiting to start lift-access downhill biking and a Bike Skills Park. Photo: Instagram Logo

Harper Mountain

Located just below Harper Mountain Ski Resort, this trail network is an all-mountain and downhill playground for intermediate and advanced riders. Pedal up the road climb or shuttle with friends and descend down 13 trails - including the iconic race run where the Canadian Enduro Series is held in June. Photo: Instagram Logo

Note: There is no shuttle service available at the Harper Mountain trail network.

Kamloops Bike Ranch

"The Ranch" is an iconic part of Kamloops' mountain bike scene with its diverse levels of trails, stadium lights, a jump park, and skills park. It has now evolved into a premier sporting venue that can host regional and national level racing events. Don't want to pedal up? Catch a lift with Mostly Mental Shuttles for only $4 per ride.

BIKE CLUBS + TRAIL BUILDERS

Help support our bike clubs and trail builders to maintain and improve our Kamloops trails by donating. Use Trail Karma.

 
Kamloops Performance Cycling Centre

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Kamloops Bike Riders Association

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KBRA    KPCC    City Of Kamloops

 

 

 

 


Trail Forks Kamloops

Click the button below to find biking trails in Kamloops.


 

Shuttle Services

Mountain Bike Shuttle Service

Mostly Mental Shuttles offers daily shuttles from 12pm to 6pm at the Kamloops Bike Ranch. Riders can get multiple laps in for $4 per shuttle.


 

BIKE SHOPS + RENTALS


DOWNTOWN

Cycle Logic

CYCLELOGIC
222 Victoria Street
250-374-4515

WE DO RENTALS!

Spoke bike and ski

SPOKE BIKE + SKI
194 Victoria Street W
250-372-3001

WE DO RENTALS!

Bike Cafe

BIKE CAFE
1012 Victoria Street
250-828-2453


VALLEYVIEW

District Bikes

DISTRICT BIKES
1683 Trans-Canada Hwy
236-425-2453

WE DO RENTALS!

THE SHORE

Norkam Lock and Cycle

NORKAM LOCK & CYCLE
178 Tranquille Road
250-828-2453


Electra Ride

ELECTRA RIDE
ELECTRIC BIKES

NOW RENTING!
1525 -1580 Island Pky,
McArthur Island Park
(Next to the arena parking lot)

 


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