parks canada

Sep 22, 2015, 1:52 pm

Banff, Canada's oldest and likely most iconic national park, has a special place in the heart of many Canadians. It has the reputation to inspire and instill a sense of awe in any who visit. Wether you climb one of its many mountain peaks or just view the scenery from the townsite, it's likely you will leave with a heightened appreciation for the rocky mountains.

Jun 19, 2015, 7:26 pm

The idea of creating a mountain bike destination is one that many of us have aspired to accomplish in our own communities, and one that can take many years and a lot of planning and foresight.

Oct 8, 2014, 11:34 am

A great fall day with cool temps and a little bit of fog set the stage for a successful IMBA Canada Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day event hosted by Fundy National Park and Mike's Bike Shop!

A very special THANK-YOU to MEC for the prizing - the kids loved it!

Sep 13, 2014, 9:28 am

The IMBA Canada Trail Care Crew (TCC) had a very brief opportunity to visit the beautiful Kejimkujik National Park in Nova Scotia.  The site is unique in Natural and Cultural Heritage, composed of old growth forests and home to the  Read More »

Sep 10, 2014, 2:36 pm

The IMBA Canada Trail Care Crew (TCC) was excited to visit Fundy National Park park this year, as the Park's goal has long been to create a mountain bike destination with East Coast flair and fun!

Sep 5, 2014, 11:17 am

The iconic views and trails of Jasper National Park provided the TCC’s next visit with a stunning backdrop of beautiful mountain ranges that this area is known for.  With more than 100 kilometres of Official and Wildland mountain bike trails offered throughout the park, mountain biking is one of many recreational activities that visitors and locals enjoy throughout the season.

Aug 21, 2014, 12:22 am

Being in the Rocky Mountains really does humble ones perspective of landscape and scale, and our visit to Parks Canada’s Mount Revelstoke and Glacier National Parks, proved this in spades.

Aug 5, 2014, 8:00 am

A real highlight of our initial travel for the 2014 season, the next Parks Canada visit for the Trail Care Crew (TCC) took us north on Vancouver island to Pacific Rim National Park.  Located on the breathtaking west side of Vancouver Island, Pacific Rim NP has a very wet and cool maritime climate that supports a lush rainforest e

Jul 22, 2014, 11:30 pm
Parks Canada | TCC | west

A visit to British Columbia’s beautiful west coast is always eye opening to those of us that reside in the eastern interior.  The Trail Care Crew’s first 2014 visit to a Parks Canada location was the stunning Gulf Islands National Park.  As part of the week, the TCC met with the Asset Crew to go through the Sustainable Trail Building School training, and see that theory put into practice on a small section of trail.  The TCC looks forward to the potential of developing more sustai

Jun 25, 2014, 1:10 pm

On June 7th, Mount Revelstoke National Park celebrated its centennial with the second annual “Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day” at the Nels Nelsen Historic Area in the park.

The RCMP, Flowt, and Parks Canada provided a jam-packed day for families with a children’s bicycle skills and obstacle course, bike and helmet checks, stickers, prizes, draws, bike information and refreshments. The event was a huge success with sunny skies and perfect temperatures.