Edson Bike Skills Park - Soft Opening
We are having a soft opening of the Edson Bike Skills Park! Bring your bikes out on Sunday, September 8th, starting at 10am. We will have 4 zones ready to roll. These include the Mountainside Skills Zone, JayCee Flow Zone, Rotary Pump Tracks, and North Shore Skills Zone.
We are holding a trail opening event for the Const. Austin Macdougall 'Austin's Dream' August 22 at 6:30pm. Come out and honour Austin's memory and go for a ride or run on our new trail. We will start at the east access beside range road 174.
Saturday June 1st, marks our first work bee of the season! Trail building will start on the Const. Austin MacDougall Memorial Trail – ‘Austin’s Dream’. Austin had spent many hours helping us with trail building and absolutely loved cycling. We want to honour his memory with this trail. It has been a long time coming and we are very excited to get rolling.
Come out for a few hours or the day; no experience is necessary. Just bring gloves, we’ve got the tools. Lunch will be provided kindly by our local Wok Box.
This 2km long trail will stretch along Crown Land featuring classic old school singletrack with a fast and flowy feel. The corridor has been cleared and is ready for tread work to begin.
See you out there!
10am – 4pm
Parking at the quad trail entrance (Range road 174)
2019 Annual General Meeting
Our Annual General Meeting is on Tuesday, May 7th! 7pm at the Best Western in the Oak Room. Come check out what we are up to this season and get your 2019 membership!
2018 Let’s Ride - Skills Clinic
2018 Annual General Meeting
Our annual general meeting is coming up! Thursday, May 3rd at the Best Western – Oak room at 7pm. Agenda highlights include trail building and bike park construction. We will be rolling out the 2018 Edson Cycling Association member cards ($20 individual $60 family) and giving out draw prizes as well. Hope to see you there!
Come out for a few hours on Saturday and help build some new trail! We'll be out there from 10-5. No experience is necessary, just bring gloves and closed toed shoes. Morning snacks and lunch will be provided! Park at the end of golf course road. We will be working on the Ridge Roller trail.
Let's Ride! Skills Clinics - 2017
Course 1: Wednesday, May 10 & Thursday, May 11 - Full
Course 2: Wednesday, June 14 & Thursday, June 15 - finished
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm both nights
Location: Willmore Park, meet at the roundabout at the bottom of the big hill
Cost: FREE! Must pre-register online at www.edson.ca or in person at Repsol Place
Helping you get back on your bike! Do you want to return to cycling but need a confidence boost? Have limited cycling EXPERIENCE and want some tips to get you going? Then this designed for you! Join members of the Edson Cycling Association and learn valuable tips and information about biking that you can use all summer long. Topics will include basic to intermediate bike skills and riding safety, helmet checks, balancing and turning, and much more! Must provide your own bike AND HELMET. Don't miss out on this great opportunity!
2017 Annual General Meeting
Mark your calendars! The Edson Cycling Association’s AGM will be on Tuesday April 11th at the Best Western, 7pm in the Heatherwood room. Come see what we are up to this year and get your 2017 membership card!
August trailbuilding workbee
Our next work bee is Saturday August 27th from 10 until 5. Come out for an hour, a few hours, or the whole day. Bring your friends and family. No experience needed. Let's finish the Overflow trail.
Let's Ride! Skills Clinic
July 23, Saturday, 9-12. Willmore park. 2016
** Update ** This course date has been pushed from June 25 to July 23.