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2022 – Mountain Bike Trip – Western Canada

2022 – Mountain Bike Trip – Western Canada

 // 01 September 2022

Note that the Adventurous and Daring member discount cannot be applied to trips.

We are very excited to offer the very first mountain bike trip taking place at the end of summer to finish your season with some EXTRA fun!

From September 1st -7th: Join us as we explore the mountains of Squamish and Whistler in true chèvres, mountain bike fashion. This 7-day trip is ideal for intermediate and advanced ladies looking to develop their skills on a variety of trails while discovering the beauty of Western Canada.

What to expect: specialized coaching EVERY day with local coaches, horseback riding, a bit of hiking (to change up our working muscles), camping and a festive and inclusive atmosphere of chèvres.

This trip is organized with Windigo Aventure #800506

Inclusions:

  • Specialized mountain bike coaching over 5 days with Dialed IN Cycling and ZEP biking
  • 6 nights’ camping accommodation
  • Tents and camping mattresses (you will be paired with another participant)*
  • 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches and 6 dinners
  • Transport by 15-passenger minibus with a trailer for transporting luggage
  • Transportation from Vancouver Airport to Squamish (arrival) and from Whistler to Vancouver Airport (departure)
  • 2 hikes with spectacular views

*Individual tent possible for an extra fee of $90

Exclusions:

  • Meals not included: breakfast and dinner on day 1, lunch and dinner on day 7
  • Transport or flight to and from Vancouver
  • Travel and medical insurance
  • Tips for guides
  • Tax: GST (5%)

If you wish to register:

  1. Send your request to this email: adventure@windigo.travel
  2. Include the following information in your email
  • Your full name
  • Your complete telephone number and the best time to contact you during the week (Windigo will contact you to explain how to make the deposit and answer any questions)
  • Specify that it’s for the Mountain Bike Trip in Western Canada – departure from September 1 to 7, 2022.

*For all questions regarding the level of skill required, please contact: info@leschevresdemontagne.com and we will be happy to discuss with you*

The cost of the trip is $2495 before tax (5%). Please note that the amount of the deposit is $500 of which $150 is non-refundable.

No refunds, see our cancellation policy.


Reserve your spot
Whistler
4545 Blackcomb Way
Whistler, BC V0N 1B4 Canada

Exact meeting point to come.

Day 1 – September 1

  • Meet the other members of your group at the Vancouver airport
  • Transport by minibus to Squamish on the Sea to Sky highway (1h)
  • Welcome and presentation of the trip
  • Camp set-up in Squamish and dinner

Day 2 – September 2

  • Meeting with your coaches
  • Morning of skills development
  • Guided afternoon on the trails of Squamish
  • Après-bike festivities at camp

Day 3 – September 3

  • Morning: 3 hours of on-trail coaching
  • Optional afternoon: solo mountain bike exploration or accompanied hike on the Chief – 4km 600m (2-3h)

Day 4 – September 4

  • Last morning of coaching in Squamish
  • Afternoon, transfer to Whistler (1h)
  • Camp set-up in Whistler
  • Dinner and evening altogether

Day 5 – September 5

  • Morning Coaching on Whistler Trails by Zep Bike Camp
  • Optional afternoon: Bike or activity of your choice in Whistler (non-guided)

Day 6 – September 6

  • Full Day Guided Whistler Bike Park with Zep Bike Camp

Day 7 – September 7

  • Departure for Montreal

Equipment

  • Sleeping bag
  • Pillow
  • Backpack for hiking
  • Shower towel
  • Toiletry bag
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen SPF 30 or higher
  • Lip balm
  • A headlamp
  • Biodegradable soap
  • Personal medication – Epipen as needed

Clothes

Mountain bike clothing:

  • Sweater or warm jacket
  • Shorts
  • Helmet
  • Gloves
  • Knee pads (recommended)
  • Shoes

Clothing for hiking:

  • Hiking shorts or pants
  • Shirt with short or long sleeves
  • Warm jacket
  • Waterproof windbreaker
  • All-terrain shoes or hiking boots

Warm clothes for the evening and camping:

  • Warm sweater
  • Down jacket style coat
  • Beanie
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Hat

Mountain Bike Gear

  • Mountain bike
  • Small backpack
  • Water bottle or hydration pack
  • Multi-tool
  • Tire levers
  • Spare tube
  • Mini-pump
  • Mosquito repellent
Camille-Alexie Chalifoux Camille-Alexie Chalifoux BC coordinator
Gabrielle Racine Gabrielle Racine Coordonnatrice Colombie-Britannique \\ BC coordinator

Our Partners

The North Face
Marin
Oshlag
Oberson
The Unscented Company
Escape Coffee Roasters
Thule Sweden
Giro
Dialed In Cycling
Aventure Écotourisme Québec