15 days
Duration
Jun-Sep
Dates
Canada, Whistler
Location

Are you an experienced adventurer? Are you comfortable to ride alone and don’t need guidance? You don’t want to waste time with all the details about logistics? In that case, this is the right program for you!

This tour is designed for all active MTB riders, who just want to have fun!

We will be there for you in case you need any help. From organizing a flight or transfers to booking any of great activities Sea to Sky area has to offer. On top, our guides will be there 24/7. So, if there is anything you need, you can ask them for advice. Moreover, you can also take a guided tour of any of the outstanding trails if you wish to do so. However, if you prefer to enjoy Whistler bike park on your own terms, just take advantage of the accommodation and transportation we provide. Worry only about your next line!

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Vancouver airport (Canada)
DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive by 9:00 pm for a prompt departure at 10:00 PM
RETURN TIME Approximately 6:00 am
WEAR Comfortable bike and athletic clothing, sport shoes (biking shoes), jacket and sunscreen
INCLUDED
Vancouver airport – Whistler – Vancouver airport shuttle
accommodation in 6-person apartment lodge
10 days Whistler MTB bike park ticket
unlimited access to pool, jacuzzi and sauna in the apartment complex
Whistler survival guide – introduction to Whistler by a local. You will learn about restaurants, bars, grocery stores and anything you might be interested in
introduction to biking in Whistler with a guide; optional skills and safety check and training with guide
secure bike maintenance and storage room for your bikes and transportation boxes
NOT INCLUDED
airfare (we can help you purchase the best ticket possible)
gear rental – we offer gear and bike rental options (inquire online and book in advance)
personal safety and cycling equipment
food and drinks
heli-biking
other activities (rafting, bungee jumping, hiking, plane sightseeing, disc golf, etc.)
travel and activity insurance
tips are optional and not included in price
1

Day 1 – Vancouver to Whistler Shuttle

If you are traveling from far away we recommend arriving at least a day early to help you adjust to the time zone and to avoid any luggage or flight delay complications.

We will pick you up at the airport or at a designated meeting point and drive you to Whistler, where we will move into our accommodation for the duration of this program. After you settle, we will have a short briefing followed by a dinner in town and a some time spent ttogether to get to know each other.

Alternatively, you can organize your own arrival to Whistler and join us whenever it suits you best.

2

Day 2 – Warm up Whistler trails

Time to set up your bikes and hit the first trails. A part of this day is a skills and safety check and training. Then, our guide will introduce you to the most common trails and rules in the area. Welcome to a MTB paradise, let the show begin!
3-14

Day 3-14 – Vacations on your own

Ride the Best Whistler has to offer on your own terms. Alternatively, we can offer additional services, just let us know about your wishes.
15

Day 15 – Departure day

Departure to Vancouver Airport.
We are passionate adventure travelers ourselves. We have spent our lives in search for the ultimate outdoor experiences. You will gain skills in outdoor activities and meet like-minded individuals to share wonderful adventures. Passion and full dedication to details for each itinerary as well as an excellent relationship with our suppliers in Slovenia have built up the Bikehiketours brand.
Your adventure guides are local and experienced professionals who have a real passion for outdoor activities and for the culture and landscape.
Your safety is their number one priority, closely followed by your enjoyment of the tour. They will always be on-hand to answer any questions or requests you may have throughout your trip. We choose our guides for their expertise in outdoor activities. They are experts in their fields.
We only run small group adventures to ensure that everyone has the best experience possible and not get lost in the crowd. There will generally be between seven and 14 people in each group. The minimum number of people we require to run our tours is four.
Our tour caters for a wide age range, typically between 30 and 60 years old, but age is simply a state of mind, as they say, and we welcome anyone over the age of 18! 
Tours are designed at your own pace and you will enjoy no matter what your age.

Each evening your guides will chat with you about the following day’s activities and give you an idea of the sorts of trails you can look forward to. If there’s anything you feel anxious about, your guides will be happy to discuss it with you.
We recommend following a general training in the weeks leading up to your trip.
Your guide will be very happy to give you some bike skills training during your trip to help improve your confidence and your enjoyment of your bike adventure. 

As fellow sports enthusiasts, we understand the comfort you may find in riding with your own gear. Due to things can get a bit challenging when it comes to traveling please consult our booking manager prior to departure.

Q. Will I have to carry my own luggage?
You will never have to worry about your bags on tour. You only need to carry a daypack with you whilst riding. We have a support vehicle and driver who will transfer your luggage to your next accommodation each day, and have it ready and waiting for your arrival.
On your holiday you will be staying in a range of comfortable, welcoming local accommodations, including traditional guest houses, small hotels, and a boutique hotel. For details please consult with your booking manager.
Traveling light is the key. Although the daytime and nighttime temperatures can vary in the mountains, so you must make sure that you have plenty of layers of breathable clothing to ensure that you are always warm enough and can remove a layer if you get too hot. 
You should also bring cycling shorts/trousers, gloves, padded undershorts, waterproof jacket, flip-flops, specific shoes for cycling.
Where the meals are included in Bikehiketours itineraries they are in a group setting. 
Your Bikehiketours guide will also be with you during these scheduled meals. 
During the meals that are not included in the itinerary, you are free to choose where you would like to dine. Your guide will advise you the best places to dine for these meals. You can choose to join with others and decide to dine together somewhere or, if you desire some independent time, you are also always welcome to do your own thing.
Medical insurance is mandatory on all of our holidays. We also recommend trip cancellation insurance. Contact your booking manager and we will help you choose the right plan for your holiday.
Many of our travelers join as singles. We charge single supplement fee to solo travelers for single room use. But don’t worry, we can pair you with another traveler of the same gender if you like.


A single supplement is an additional charge for a private room for guests traveling alone.
The cost of our holidays does not include international airfare. However, we are happy to assist you in booking flights to join with each tour. The prices vary depending on the season and the point of departure.
We can arrange early arrivals and extended visits. We will be happy to provide suggestions and ideas.
The more in advance you book, the greater availability of dates you’ll find.

Attention to the smallest details, expertise, and great local guides are the key to a successful adventure.