Welcome to the Mountain Bike Tourism Association!

The MBTA is a unique non-profit organization committed to establishing mountain biking as a safe and sustainable tourism experience in Western Canada, perhaps the most scenic and challenging mountain biking destination on the planet! We work collaboratively with a network of businesses, bike clubs, communities, resorts, and government agencies to achieve our goal…

..to have Western Canada recognized for its world class sustainable trails and abundant mountain biking experiences that are supported by enthusiastic communities and resort operators offering high quality services.


Mountain Bike Trail Pilot Project

Calling all BC mountain bike trail clubs and stakeholders!  Rec Sites and Trails BC requests your feedback by November 30th, 2021.  BC’s policies for mountain bike trail management are 2 decades old and need updating to meet current realities. Please use the...

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New E-Mountain Bike Policy for BC

Electric bikes (e-bikes) have become increasingly popular in recent years as an alternative form of transportation and a new recreation activity. Recognizing this as an emerging use of Crown land, Recreation Sites and Trails BC has created a policy to clarify e-bike...

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MTB Tourism Symposium 2021 has been postponed

Regretfully, we have decided to postpone this year’s symposium until 2022 due to continued uncertainty around larger gatherings in September.

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2019 Fraser Valley Outdoor Recreation Economic Impact Study Released

Outdoor recreation has become a big part of our lifestyles and with that, it has become a significant driver of our local economies.  Check out the results of this groundbreaking and comprehensive study from the Fraser Valley.  Click here.

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