Wednesday, July 06, 2011

We're back.

It's been seriously played out in recent years but after a multi-year hiatus Big Mountain Adventures has moved it's headquarters back to Whistler BC. Yea, you know the one, home to the world famous Whistler Bike Park and Kokanee Crankworx and the epicenter of all things mountain bike on the planet. Or, more accurately, one of the epicenters or at least a serious leader in all things mountain bike. Despite the hype and the fact that we've all probably heard a little too much about Whistler, the place does buzz mtb something serious. Driving up the super scenic Sea to Sky highway from Vancouver you'll see scores of trucks with gleaming rigs hanging off the tailgates. Then when you roll into town the whole valley seems to be into mountain biking, from packs of Brits pinning it for A-Line on DH bikes to super fit XC girls hitting lakes post-ride to full families on bikes and baby boomer grandads training for next week's Loonie Race. The place is firing on bikes. We're stoked to be back and can't wait to hit the awesome trails, right from the office door.
Supersize berm on the Whistler Bike Park.

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