CANADA BIKEPACK SUMMIT
in various locations around Canmore
SEPTEMBER 15, 2017 – SEPTEMBER 17, 2017
The 2nd Annual Canada Bikepack Summit is happening in Canmore in September!
Bikepack Canada was started in January 2016 as means to stoke the bikepacking conversation, be a lifestyle leader, and help build the Great North into a go-to destination for multi-day, fat tire adventures.
When: September 14 – 17, 2017
7:00am – 4:00pm (on Friday)
Optional overnighter ride along the High Rockies Trail to the Lower Lake group campground in Peter Lougheed Provincial Park. We have space for 15 tents. You’ll need to RSVP for details.
7:00 – 9:00pm
Brewery tour and opening Pink Dot Panel: Women Leading the Bikepacking Charge at the Canmore Brewing Co. Special guests include Megan Dunn, Val Kato, and more to be announced!
Early morning coffee ride to Banff along the Legacy Trail
Yoga session with Jeff Mah
Lunch and healthy backcountry meal prep talk with Ryan Draper
Living with nature talk + bear spray demo
Setting up camp talk
Training talk with Josh Kato & Ryan Correy
Dinner on your own in town
TBA Attendee story share
Miles Arbour photo diary on the BC Epic 1000
Q&A and unseen ‘Ride the Divide’ footage with director, Mike Dion
Ride up White Mans Pass
Specialized talk on adventure bikes and mechanical 101
Two Wheel View story share with lunch
Planning your next route – audience to pick an unknown region and have Ryan walk through steps for tracing a new route in realtime
Live Skype interview w/ special guest
Closing panel and swag giveaway