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Mountain Biking in Merritt, BC, Canada

Nicola Valley mountain bike adventures

Mountain biking in Merritt BC Canada provides many opportunities to explore the backcountry of the Nicola Valley on two wheels. The biking trail system in Merritt BC covers all types of trails suited for all levels of mountain bikers from beginner to extreme. Trails range from easy-going double-wide trails for the casual biker to extreme single-track downhill runs with challenging terrain for the experienced mountain biker.

Mountain Biking Trails in Merritt BC

Nicola Valley mountain biking trail network includes Iron Mountain, Sugarloaf, Coulee Plateau (aka Midday Valley) and the Swakum Mountain trails. The trails provide opportunities to explore rolling grasslands, mountain ridges, and forested back country landscapes. Some trails connect to wilderness campgrounds.

Merritt Mountain Biking Skills Park

Located on Voght Street, between Downtown Merritt and “The Hill”, is the Merritt Mountain Biking Skills Park. The skills park includes some high bank curves, drops, jumps and rails. The park provides a good place to hone your skills and to limber up before a big ride. From the Merritt bike park riders can access some of the mountain biking trails in the city leading to backcountry trails.

Thank you to the Merritt Mountain Bike Association for maintaining the trails and to fellow trail riders for respecting the trails and others on the trails.

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Mountain Bike Rentals in Merritt

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1960 Quilchena Ave, Merritt, British Columbia, Canada

Outdoor Rentals including Full Suspension Bikes, Paddle Boards, Cross Country Skiis and Vintage Bikes.

There are over 200 lakes to choose from in Merritt, BC, Canada.
Nicola Lake

Nicola Lake

Nicola Lake provides some of the best lake views while traveling the major highways in the valley. Many visit the lake, every year, for camping, boating, water skiing, canoeing, fishing and sailing.
Marquart Lake

Marquart Lake

Marquart Lake is located east of the community of Merritt, BC, Canada popular for fishing, canoeing and camping when exploring the wilderness regions near Sugarloaf Mountain.
Lundbom Lake

Lundbom Lake

Lundbom Lake is a beautiful, large remote recreation lake nestled in the back country desert hills located east of the community of Merritt, BC, Canada. The lake is a popular destination for many ...
Lily Lake

Lily Lake

Lily Lake is a wilderness recreation lake in the deep back country forests located southwest of the community of Merritt, British Columbia, Canada. The lake is a remote destination popular for ...
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