Thanks To All Who Supported The Fall Fundraising Auctions

Our fall fundraising auction was a success raising almost $1500! These funds will be put towards trail maintenance and development. Thanks to all those who bid on the items and thanks again to the sponsors that donated products!

Helios Rehabilitation
Glacier House Resort
Mt Begbie Brewery
Revelstoke Mountain Resort
CAPOW Canadian Powder Guiding
Selkirk Tangiers

If you are interested in donating products for future auctions contact the RCA at

Final Standings for the Arrow Helicopters XC Race Series

Men’s Overall Standings

Women’s Overall Standings

Our 2014 season was composed of 6 races with 66 participants. Highlights of the season included sightings of world cup level racers on both the men’s and women’s sides, as well as our first enduro and first night race. Congratulations to the following riders who finished on the podium:

1. Kellen Viznaugh
2. Seth van Varseveld
3. Brendan Macintosh

1. Emily Unterberger
2. Meghan Tabor
3. Courtney Rennie

These riders split over $400 of prize money – not a bad haul!

Thanks to Arrow Helicopters for their continued support of the XC Race Series!

We will be back in 2015 with more XC racing. Look for more information in the early spring.

The RCA’s Response to Timber Harvesting Plans

The attached document outlines how the RCA Board has responded to the announcement of upcoming timber harvesting within several of our trail networks. Click here to view the document.

We welcologgingme your comments and input – send them directly to the RCA at or create an open dialogue on the subject by commenting on facebook or in this article’s comments section on the RCA web page. We encourage all trail users to attend the open house in January (date to be confirmed) to find out more about the upcoming harvesting and to voice your concerns.

2014 AGM Report

Thanks to all the members who attended the AGM on Tuesday evening. Your input and support is greatly appreciated; the RCA is strengthened by having more engaged and involved members. Click here to review the minutes and the annual report from the meeting. The topic of greatest interest at the meeting was the ongoing logging issues facing the RCA. Check back as we will soon be posting a write-up regarding the RCA’s actions and plans for managing the timber harvesting situation.

There was a minor shuffle in the board positions. The RCA would like to welcome Carol Prince to the board as the VP/Secretary. Carol is replacing Danielle Backman who has volunteered to move into the Director of Downhill role, replacing Andrew Clark. Bart Jarmula […]