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Sunnyside Trails Opened

By |2020-06-26T19:59:25-08:00June 26th, 2020|MTB trails, News, Sunnyside|

New sections of Upper Haulin' Daze. Photo by Katlyn DaviesThe Revelstoke Cycling Association is pleased to report Sunnyside was re-opened by Recreation Sites & Trails BC on Friday, June 26. While I’m sure many of you are excited to go ride there, we ask that you please keep a few things in mind: Respect the neighbours. This means don't linger and make a lot of noise at the trailhead, use the outhouse, [...]

Mountain Biking & the “New Normal”

By |2020-06-27T07:41:53-08:00April 10th, 2020|Action!, News|

Updated June 27, 2020 We're lucky to have some amazing trails in our backyard, and even luckier to be part of such an amazing and supportive cycling community. Longer days, sunny weather, and prime riding conditions are abundant at this time. With the move into Phase 3 of BC's re-opening plan, we look forward to welcoming visitors back to Revelstoke and to our trails. We encourage everyone to follow the BC provincial [...]

Important Update Regarding the Sunnyside Trail Network

By |2020-04-15T09:13:11-08:00March 18th, 2020|Action!, News|

Dear members, In a month or so, the snow will be melting in town and many of you will be chomping at the bit to ride your bikes again. Most of you will head out to Sunnyside to ride our new trail, Haulin’ Daze. The Revelstoke Cycling Association’s Board of Directors is asking that you refrain from riding the trail until we have a chance to review it in the spring and [...]

Race season resumes

By |2019-09-09T08:31:55-08:00September 9th, 2019|DH Event, Enduro Fiver, MTB events, News, XC Event|

The Revelstoke Cycling Association Fiver series resumes this week with a cross-country race this Wednesday, Sept. 11. This weeks race starts at Griffith Creek and ends at the Tantrum North trailhead. Registration is at 5:30 p.m. and the race starts at 6 p.m. You can find all the details here: http://bikerevelstoke.org/xc-race-series/ On Saturday, the second annual Revelstoke Women's Enduro takes place. More than 100 women will be racing all over Macpherson and Boulder, [...]

Frisby Ridge opens on July 15!

By |2019-07-14T15:17:34-08:00July 14th, 2019|News, Photos|

The day has arrived - Frisby Ridge opens for the season tomorrow, July 15. The RCA thanks everyone for respecting the caribou closure and staying off the trail until now. A fire crew went up the trail last week to clear out downed trees and by all reports, the trail is in great shape until the first high point. As you can tell by the above picture, there are still mud and [...]

Reminder: Frisby Ridge closed until July 15

By |2019-07-02T20:23:14-08:00July 2nd, 2019|MTB trails, News|

You've asked many times and we've answered: Frisby Ridge is closed until July 15! We feel the need to post this because of concerns the trail could be closed for good to protect endangered caribou habitat. The closure isn't because of the snow. Violating this closure could result in fines to yourself and the permanent closure of the trail for everyone else. This isn't just fear mongering - the draft protection plans [...]

Revelstoke’s new mountain bike trail network approved

By |2019-05-17T08:13:06-08:00May 13th, 2019|MTB trails, News|

Phase one of the Sunnyside network will include a climb trail (in red) and three downhill trails (in green).The Revelstoke Cycling Association is excited to announce that phase one of our new Sunnyside mountain bike trail network is approved. After many years of work by club volunteers, extensive planning, and consultation with local stakeholders, Recreation Sites & Trails BC has approved development of this new trail network. The Sunnyside network will be [...]

RCA Membership Night on April 17

By |2019-04-08T14:36:27-08:00April 8th, 2019|Action!, News|

  That snow is melting and the trails are emerging from hibernation, and that means it's time to ride bikes! The RCA is hosting its annual membership night at the River City Pub on Wednesday, April 17, from 7-10 p.m. Come on out to give the 2019 board input on our plans and join us for a beer (or two). While you're at it, buy your RCA membership, a t-shirt, or make [...]

Tantrum Enduro and Flowt DH – FINALE

By |2018-01-31T20:59:26-08:00October 24th, 2017|News|

Thanks for the year everyone! Here is the writeup for the last Flowt DH Fiver of the year the last Tantrum Enduro Fiver of the year and the overall winners! Well, though the classic Frigid Fingers race on Ultimate Frisby did not go entirely as planned, it was still a great success! Conditions were amazing Saturday night with a top to bottom raking by superstars Erin Collins and Kirk Murray, but we [...]

Finale: DH Fiver and Enduro Fiver Series

By |2018-01-31T21:01:09-08:00October 15th, 2017|News|

Well it's that time of year again! Ready to ride your bike? Ready to challenge your pals on a lap down Ultimate Frisbee? Ready to roast some things on a bonfire after? This Sunday, October 22 is your chance to do all of these things! The final race of the 2017 RCA DH Fiver series presented by Flowt Bikes, the classic Frigid Fingers Frisbee! This year we are teaming up with the [...]

Tantrum Enduro Fiver # 3

By |2017-09-24T21:42:44-08:00September 24th, 2017|News|

Its finally time!  Are you ready for the 3rd round of the Tantrum Enduro Fiver Series.  It's been a long time anticipated I know!  As you know, this round is on Boulder Mountain.  Its set for this Wednesday September 27th.  We will yet again be provided tasty beer from Mt Begbie Brewery and La Baguette is back for another round to provide some tasty food!  A link to sign up will be [...]

CycloCross Race – September 27!

By |2017-09-18T22:28:37-08:00September 18th, 2017|News|

We've got a twoonie Cyclocross (cx) race happening at Mount Macpherson Daylodge on September 27. Come join in on the fun! 5:30pm race time, 45 minute race. Mountain, CX, and gravel bikes with knobby tires are all welcome. Show up at 5pm for a quick CX lesson and get some practice in on the barricades. Bring your little rippers as this is a kid friendly event!

FERDA Girls! Revy Set Go Ladies Enduro!

By |2018-01-31T21:07:18-08:00September 12th, 2017|News|

Revelstokes' first ever Ladies Enduro! REVY SET GO: Event registration Revy Set Go: Revelstoke's First Ladies' Only Enduro This Sunday, as a close out to BikeFest, is Revy Set Go, Revelstoke's first Ladies' Only Enduro race. Date: Sunday September 17, 2017 Course: The course will be released on Friday September 15 but we will tell you that the course will be tailored to the intermediate Revy cyclist. If you're a beginner, we [...]

Flowt Bikes DH Fiver Series – Race # 3

By |2017-09-11T11:05:20-08:00September 11th, 2017|News|

Racers at the 3rd 2017 DH Fiver on Iron Lotus presented by Flowt Bikes were treated to a beautiful day up Boulder and beautiful conditions on the trail. The dirt was moist and tacky and the skies were clear!  There were only two women racing, but Erin Collins and Oshi Hampson kept it exciting with Erin beating out Oshi by less than a second! They figure they may have even crashed in [...]

BikeFest Revelstoke

By |2017-09-09T12:57:39-08:00September 9th, 2017|News|

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 14 6pm - Pedal & Pint Group Ride Meet the PNP Crew for a "town tour." We will cruise up to Revelstoke Mountain Resort and join the symposium delegates for a brew, then continue on our way to Crowbar and end at the River City Pub for beers and grub! FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 15 5pm - Wandering Wheels Boulder Shuttles Matt Yaki and his team will be available for Boulder shuttles for [...]