Canada Bikepack Summit

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
Cost: $210
www.bikepack.ca/summit/

Thursday
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.

Friday
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!

Saturday
7:00-10:00am
Early morning coffee ride to Banff along the Legacy Trail

10:30-11:30am
Yoga session with Jeff Mah

11:30am-12:30pm
Lunch and healthy backcountry meal prep talk with Ryan Draper

12:30pm-1:30pm
Living with nature talk + bear spray demo

1:30-2:30pm
Setting up camp talk

2:30-3:30pm
Training talk with Josh Kato & Ryan Correy

3:30-4:30pm
TBA

5:00-7:00pm
Dinner on your own in town

7:00-7:30pm
TBA Attendee story share

7:30-8:00
Miles Arbour photo diary on the BC Epic 1000

8:00-9:30pm
Q&A and unseen ‘Ride the Divide’ footage with director, Mike Dion

Sunday
8:00-10:00am
Ride up White Mans Pass

10:30-11:30am
Specialized talk on adventure bikes and mechanical 101

11:30-12:30pm
Two Wheel View story share with lunch

12:30pm-1:30pm
Planning your next route – audience to pick an unknown region and have Ryan walk through steps for tracing a new route in realtime

1:30pm-2:30pm
Live Skype interview w/ special guest

2:30pm-4:00pm
Closing panel and swag giveaway

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