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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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!
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Coming up Sunday September 10th is the 3rd installment of the 2017 RCA Flowt DH Fiver Series on Iron Lotus. Cross your fingers for rain, or be thankful that there are 2 minute gaps between riders:) The trail has some steep bits, but lots of riders can conquer this course, so come on out for some fun and get some friends along for high fives! Draw prizes will be plentiful from Flowt [...]
Yes, this is a skinny tire cycling race! Whether you are returning to the KH Cup or joining us for the first time, we are confident you will enjoy the program we have for you. We will be riding the same three great stages you’ve come to love (and hate) in the same order and similar timeline to previous years – totaling over 100km and 1,750m of racing. This special combination of [...]
The fourth and final Arrow Helicopters XC Fiver Race is on August 2nd. This course truly is a cross country challenge as it takes you on a traverse north via Stimulus and Black Forest before dropping you into some old school tech on Break a Leg, Root Canal and Richard Liqueur. There are no long climbs on this course but the challenge will be maintaining speed through long sections of uninterrupted rolling [...]
We are so excited! We have put a lot of funds and resources into making this trail great again. Please, please...Respect the trail. When you hit snow stay on the trail or walk on the snow!! Better yet, turn around when the trail gets too soft & muddy. Don’t ride around! Keep our singletrack single.