ALLISON – CHINOOK FAT BIKE TRAILS
THE BEAUTY OF ALLISON – CHINOOK LAKE
Fat Bike Allison – Chinook Trails, 2020/21
For all level of riders.
Enjoy the ultimate experience of Winter Fat Biking! It’s all about getting out in the winter fresh air, working our bodies, enjoying the beautiful winter scenery, and then warming up at a cosy cafe with a delicious lunch and or cup of hot chocolate.
DATES: Dec 5th, 12th, 19th, 2020. Jan 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th.
MEETING PLACE: Meet at the Allison-Chinook XC Ski area parking lot. Maps found here.
TIME: We meet at 10:30 am, ready to ride and will depart from there and decide our trails. Depending on the snow/weather conditions we may try to ride around the lake or choose one of the three trails groomed specifically for Fat Biking. Once we are finished our ride, we will head to Country Encounters Wine Bar for a delicious lunch and a hot beverage of your choice. Expect to finish around 12:30 – 1pm-ish.
COST: Price is $60 + GST which includes lunch and a gratuity for the wine bar. (Minimum 2 people needed for a tour, maximum 6, if you have a larger group in mind, please contact us and we can arrange to accommodate your group)
ACCOMMODATION: Accommodation packages are offered, we have two options.
Option A is a stay at Sweet Riders Airbnb for a night at $145 based on double occupancy, add $20 per extra person, can sleep up to 6. The Airbnb is a fully contained separate suite that has a full kitchen, private jet tub bath and two queen bedrooms, a pullout double air mattress if needed, with a living room space. Click here for more details.
Option B is a stay at Country Encounters Hospitality which offers double-occupancy rooms including breakfast at $129 a night per room. A special price and more information can be found here.
Does not include bike or helmet.
GEAR RENTALS: Rentals are available at ($22.50 for a 1/2 day rental and or $45 for a day rental) Alpenland, Blairmore.
Remember Fat Biking is a winter sport, so we recommend the appropriate gear, proper footwear, gloves, protective eyewear, and helmets are mandatory. Headbands or a hat that fits under your helmet, warm layers, a wind layer may also be necessary, snow pants are can be used but winter tights would be better. Gaiters work well also! Let us know if you have any questions.