Mountain Bike Adventures in British Columbia


The Rockies. Big. Bold. Beautiful.

The Canadian Rockies are one of the most spectacular and iconic mountain ranges on Earth. Stand on top of one of these majestic peaks with your mountain bike and 6,000 vertical feet of singletrack below you and you'll swear you've died and gone straight to mountain bike heaven.

Sacred Rides has been leading mountain bike adventures in British Columbia since 1996 - discover why we're your #1 choice for the mountain bike trip of your life!

British Columbia

Rocky Mountain Singletrack

June-September8 daysSkill:7/9

Level 7/Advanced

  • You've been mountain biking for at least 3-4 years and are very confident in all aspects of mountain biking
  • You can handle most technical terrain, include rocky and root trails, along with features such as switchbacks, medium logs (6-8" high), and low-level obstacles such as bridges
  • You're comfortable with most advanced level trails (although you may walk a few sections). 

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Fitness:7/9

Level 7

  • You can ride up to 6 hours a day at a relatively fast pace and with few short breaks over several days.
  • You can handle steep, technical climbs up to 800 vertical metres (2,625 ft) in a day.
  • You exercise on average 13-15 hours per week (including riding/being active).

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Culture level:Familiar

Level Familiar

  • On our Familiar trips, Riders from Western countries/cultures will generally experience familiar languages and cultures, and experiences that are generally familiar.
  • While the riding and activities themselves may be quite adventurous and/or challenge you, you'll still find the overall environment quite familiar if you come from a 'developed' country.
  • If you're looking for something a little more exotic, check out our 'Adventurous' and 'Out There' Rides.
$2,295 CAD

Rated Top 75 Adventures in the World by National Geographic Adventure magazine! We've run this popular trip since 1996 and it's got it all: spectacular Rocky Mountain scenery, hundreds of kilometres of amazing British Columbia singletrack to choose from, the world-famous Nipika Mountain Resort, hot springs and hot tubs, Banff National Park and more!

The Ultimate BC Adventure

June-Sep.13 daysSkill:8/9

Level 8/Expert

  • You have been mountain biking for over 5 years and are confident riding all types of terrain and distances.
  • You ride as often as possible and can handle technical terrain and medium-level stunts, such as large log rollovers (over 1 ft high) and small bridges.
  • You can descend steeps, climb technical singletrack
  • You rarely - if ever - get off your bike to walk sections except on extremely technical terrain

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Fitness:8/9

Level 8

  • You can ride up to 7 hours a day at a fast and steady pace over several days.
  • You have little trouble climbing 1,000 vertical metres (3,280 ft.) in a day on steep, technical terrain.
  • You exercise on average 16-19 hours per week (including riding/being active).

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Culture level:Familiar

Level Familiar

  • On our Familiar trips, Riders from Western countries/cultures will generally experience familiar languages and cultures, and experiences that are generally familiar.
  • While the riding and activities themselves may be quite adventurous and/or challenge you, you'll still find the overall environment quite familiar if you come from a 'developed' country.
  • If you're looking for something a little more exotic, check out our 'Adventurous' and 'Out There' Rides.
$3,695 CAD

There's a reason why we called this our 'Ultimate' BC trip: it's 13 days of some of the best mountain biking on the planet - in interior BC, far from the crowds and madness of better-known places like Whistler. Instead, interior BC offers big, epic cross-country trails like Seven Summits and Keystone Basin, along with cool mountain towns to kick back in after an amazing day of riding.

Fernie Singletrack Smorgasbord Weekend

May - September2 daysSkill:6/9

Level 6/Intermediate Advanced

  • You've been riding for at least 2 years and are confident in your climbing and descending skills.
  • You can handle moderately technical terrain and obstacles such as small logs (up to 6" high) and rocks.
  • You have very good control of your bike on intermediate and slightly more advanced terrain, and are comfortable climbing non-technical singletrack.

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Fitness:5/9

Level 5

  • You are capable of riding 4-5 hours a day at a moderate pace with some short breaks over a few days.
  • You are confident climbing up to a total of 400 vertical metres (1,310 ft.) in a day.
  • You exercise on average 7-9 hours per week (including riding/being active)

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Culture level:Familiar

Level Familiar

  • On our Familiar trips, Riders from Western countries/cultures will generally experience familiar languages and cultures, and experiences that are generally familiar.
  • While the riding and activities themselves may be quite adventurous and/or challenge you, you'll still find the overall environment quite familiar if you come from a 'developed' country.
  • If you're looking for something a little more exotic, check out our 'Adventurous' and 'Out There' Rides.
$750 CAD

The perfect remedy for life's trial and tribulations: a weekend of incredible mountain biking in beautiful Fernie, British Columbia, with accommodation, meals and local guides included. Climb to the top of one of the 80+ trails in the Elk Valley and look over the spectacular Lizard Range and soon your soul will be soaring over the Rockies...

Rocky Mountain Rambler

June-September6 daysSkill:7/9

Level 7/Advanced

  • You've been mountain biking for at least 3-4 years and are very confident in all aspects of mountain biking
  • You can handle most technical terrain, include rocky and root trails, along with features such as switchbacks, medium logs (6-8" high), and low-level obstacles such as bridges
  • You're comfortable with most advanced level trails (although you may walk a few sections). 

click here for more information on skill and fitness ratings

Fitness:6/9

Level 6

  • You can ride 5-6 hours a day at a moderate pace with some short breaks over a few days.
  • You can handle fairly steep climbs of up to a total of 600 vertical metres (1,970 ft.) in a day.
  • You exercise on average 10-12 hours per week (including riding/being active).

click here for more information on skill and fitness ratings

Culture level:Familiar

Level Familiar

  • On our Familiar trips, Riders from Western countries/cultures will generally experience familiar languages and cultures, and experiences that are generally familiar.
  • While the riding and activities themselves may be quite adventurous and/or challenge you, you'll still find the overall environment quite familiar if you come from a 'developed' country.
  • If you're looking for something a little more exotic, check out our 'Adventurous' and 'Out There' Rides.
$1,795 CAD

All the mountain bike action and adventure you can pack into 6 days, in the spectacular Rocky Mountains of Canada. Experience breathtaking wilderness, postcard-perfect singletrack, and adventure at its purest, based out of a spectacular lodge in Fernie and a backcountry wilderness resort on the edges of Banff National Park. The best way to experience Canada!

Rocky Mountain Yoga/MTB Retreat

July-Sept7 daysSkill:6/9

Level 6/Intermediate Advanced

  • You've been riding for at least 2 years and are confident in your climbing and descending skills.
  • You can handle moderately technical terrain and obstacles such as small logs (up to 6" high) and rocks.
  • You have very good control of your bike on intermediate and slightly more advanced terrain, and are comfortable climbing non-technical singletrack.

click here for more information on skill and fitness ratings

Fitness:6/9

Level 6

  • You can ride 5-6 hours a day at a moderate pace with some short breaks over a few days.
  • You can handle fairly steep climbs of up to a total of 600 vertical metres (1,970 ft.) in a day.
  • You exercise on average 10-12 hours per week (including riding/being active).

click here for more information on skill and fitness ratings

Culture level:Familiar

Level Familiar

  • On our Familiar trips, Riders from Western countries/cultures will generally experience familiar languages and cultures, and experiences that are generally familiar.
  • While the riding and activities themselves may be quite adventurous and/or challenge you, you'll still find the overall environment quite familiar if you come from a 'developed' country.
  • If you're looking for something a little more exotic, check out our 'Adventurous' and 'Out There' Rides.
$1,795 CAD

Experience thrilling mountain biking and invigorating yoga in the spectacular Rocky Mountains of British Columbia. Based in the beautiful town of Fernie and remote Nipika Mountain resort, with daily morning and evening yoga, and mountain biking on the trails of the Rockies!