MTBparks.com announces the return of the MTBparks Pass for 2017 offering members free lift tickets, discounts and deals at many of North America's Best Bike Parks. With more than 25 resorts and other partners confirmed so far—and more continually being added—the MTBparks Pass is officially the best value available in resort riding.
WHISTLER, BC – Whistler Mountain Bike Park offers a unique take on summer camp. Elevation Camp, a two-day guided coaching experience, is aimed at intermediate to advanced riders looking to improve technical downhill skills, from mastering jumps and features to the gnarliest lines on the mountain. So, what's it actually like? We sent Nancy Kim to find out.
WHISTLER, BC / BROOMFIELD, CO – Vail Resorts Inc. reported today that it will acquire 100 percent of Whistler Blackcomb Holdings, Inc., including the Whistler Mountain Bike Park, for $1.4 billion CAD (approximately $1.06 billion USD). Vail said the deal aims to further diversify its resort locations and expand access under its season pass programs such as the Epic Pass. Changes which will take effect for the 2017 / 2018 winter season.
WHISTLER, BC – Crankworx has announced the Crankworx Insider Experience, a free service it says will give fans access to exclusive discounts, prizes and the opportunity to win upgrades to two paid Crankworx Experience Packages offered for the 10-day Crankworx Whistler festival.
WHISTLER, BC – Whistler Mountain Bike Park announced today a brand new pump track at Olympic Station featuring multiple berms and rollers which the park says will allow riders to guage their ability and progress the skills necessary for riding the rest of the mountain.
WHISTLER, BC – I'm pushing my bike through the Village toward the Fitz chair. My phone pings. It's a text from Tom Radke: "You will be riding with the master himself, Mike Johnstone." It's my first time riding with a guide at Whistler Mountain Bike Park and I get the guy who instructs the guides at Whistler and bike parks around the world.
WHISTLER, BC – When Whistler Mountain Bike Park announced its $345-million 'Renaissance' expansion plan last week, the fact that it would include 31 miles of new trails caught our attention, but details were vague at best. Whistler has now released the specifics of the first phase of a five-year plan, including the number of new trails and what they might look like.
WHISTLER, BC – Whistler Mountain Bike Park announced an official 2016 opening day of Friday, May 20, the new Creek Zone following with a Saturday, June 18 opening and a list of upgrades expected to be completed for the season.
MTBparks.com announces the return of the MTBparks Pass for 2016 offering members free lift tickets, discounts and deals at many of North America's Best Bike Parks. With more than 35 resorts and partners confirmed so far—and more continually being added—the MTBparks Pass is the best value available in resort destination riding.