Mountain biking

Rob and Jennifer King run Sasquatch Cyclery out of their garage. (Soranne Floarea/ The Free Press)

‘Hop on it now’: Parts crunch hits cycling

New bikes are hard to get and used bikes are selling at a premium this year

 

The Cranbrook Community Forest is good to go for mountain biking. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)

Snow’s done, time to hit the trails

South Country trails are good to go

 

STA members and non-members alike are encouraged to send in photos of their trail adventures. (Photo contributed by Scott Tibballs)

STA plots another trail for Lunch Network

The network will consist of 6km of trail outside of Sparwood

 

Jason Meldrum said it was important for younger kids to have more to do in town. Pictured here with his son, Carter. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)

Elkford Biking Club pushes for local park

The club was set up after local dad Jason Meldrum put out a call for help on getting a bike park for Elkford kids

Jason Meldrum said it was important for younger kids to have more to do in town. Pictured here with his son, Carter. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)
Elkford wants a bike park

Elkford wants a bike park

Jason Meldrum said many of the trails were too challenging for the younger kids

Elkford wants a bike park
10 places to get away and get outside this summer!

10 places to get away and get outside this summer!

Experience Alberta ranch adventures, a BC grizzly refuge and more

  • Aug 14, 2020
10 places to get away and get outside this summer!
B.C.’s best bikers crank out top spots at Crankworx

B.C.’s best bikers crank out top spots at Crankworx

Finn Iles and Casey Brown No. 1 in first day of CLIF Crankworx mountain biking at SilverStar

B.C.’s best bikers crank out top spots at Crankworx
Jessica Eberts rips down a downhill track at FAR during Community Appreciation Week. Soranne Floarea/ The Free Press

FAR community appreciation week

Fernie Alpine Resort’s (FAR) 2020 Summer Community Appreciation Program kicked off this…

Jessica Eberts rips down a downhill track at FAR during Community Appreciation Week. Soranne Floarea/ The Free Press
Sweeping landscapes like Dune Za Keyih Provincial Park beckon visitors to BC’s northern reaches. Taylor Burk photo.

Experience BC’s Northern Wild, Nature on a Whole New Scale

Discover glacial valleys, soaring mountain peaks and wildlife parks in BC’s northern reaches

  • Jul 6, 2020
Sweeping landscapes like Dune Za Keyih Provincial Park beckon visitors to BC’s northern reaches. Taylor Burk photo.
Sweeping ranchlands, grassy vistas and golden plateaus await in BC’s interior. Blake Jorgenson photo.

Rivers, Ranches and Ranges: From Historic Sites to Wilderness Adventure

Experience some of BC’s history this summer

  • Jul 6, 2020
Sweeping ranchlands, grassy vistas and golden plateaus await in BC’s interior. Blake Jorgenson photo.
Fernie Alpine Resort began two race series this past week. File Photo

Summer races kick off at Fernie Alpine Resort

FAR jumps into their summer programming with mountain biking and trail running races

Fernie Alpine Resort began two race series this past week. File Photo
The riders celebrate at the top of hyperextension. Photo Submitted

Elk Valley locals mountain bike for mental health

Strahan Loken leads a summer solstice fundraiser for the Elk Valley Suicide Task Force

The riders celebrate at the top of hyperextension. Photo Submitted
The Crowsnest Pass 100 is a mountain bike race held in the Crowsnest Pass. File Photo

The Crowsnest Pass 100 race confirmed for August

The 100 kilometer long mountain bike race commences despite COVID-19

The Crowsnest Pass 100 is a mountain bike race held in the Crowsnest Pass. File Photo
Fernie Alpine Resort will be open for biking, hiking and scenic chairlift rides this summer. Photo Submitted

Fernie Alpine Resort to reopen this summer

The resort will open for summer operations on Saturday, June 27, 2020

Fernie Alpine Resort will be open for biking, hiking and scenic chairlift rides this summer. Photo Submitted
Documentary Filmmaker Rupert Walker Creates Sports Action Films

Documentary Filmmaker Rupert Walker Creates Sports Action Films

Hobby becomes career with mountain biking videos at Revel Co.

  • Oct 1, 2018
Documentary Filmmaker Rupert Walker Creates Sports Action Films