Whistler Cross-Country Mountain Biking

  • XC, all-mountain, enduro, trail riding? Whistler’s trail network offers plenty for those who aren’t afraid to pedal.
  • Endless variety from the alpine to the rainforest with loamy turns, granite rock rolls, waterfalls and spectacular views
  • Spend weeks exploring the trails on enduro-specific rides that challenge and reward in equal measure

Cross-Country Trails

Whistler has everything from easy green trails to endless technical ascents and descents through old-growth rainforest and alpine meadows. The trail network would not be possible without the Whistler Off Road Cycling Association (WORCA).


Trail Maps & Online Database

View our Cross-Country Bike Trail Map        showing local valley singletracks accessible via the valley trail.

View our Interactive Trail Map and Database showing cross-country and downhill trails around Whistler. Mobile-friendly version available.


Sea to Sky Trail

The Sea to Sky Trail is a non-motorized, multi-use trail currently under construction in the Whistler area. When complete, the 180 km trail will connect Sea to Sky communities from D'Arcy to Squamish. To learn more about the project and see which sections of the trail have been finished, please visit the project website.

Cross-Country Tours

Whistler offers fantastic cross-country riding that will have you adventuring through the forest and sharpening your skills in no time. If you are learning how to tackle the trails or simply want to explore the vast trails network around Whistler, there is a tour to satisfy your desire to get rolling.


Learn to Mountain Bike

Have you always wanted to venture beyond the pavement and explore single track trails?
Come and join one of our adventure guides as they introduce the skills needed to safely explore mountain biking terrain.
All skill levels are welcome.

Duration

  • 2 & 3 hours available
    Starts at 9am or 1pm

Difficulty

  • Easy - Moderate

Price

  • $130

 

Additional Info

Private Guided and Guided group tours available.

Whistler Singletrack Mountain Bike Tour

Let the locals show you the hidden spider web of singletrack that makes Whistler North America’s premier mountain bike destination. Explore the best trails in Whistler with our professional bike guides. Ride fast rolling trails or attempt some of the world famous logs and ladders, taking advantage of the amazing Cross Country and Enduro trails that line the Whistler Valley.
We cater for all skill and fitness levels, with endless route options to satisfy the most adventurous riders. Small private groups with a maximum of 5 riders per guide.

Tour Times

  • 9:30am and 2pm

Price

  • $155 Single Rider
  • $115 2+ Riders (Cost per person)
    Includes high performance rental bike, helmet, bottled water, and snacks.

 

Additional Info

Duration: approximately 3 hours
Meeting location: Arbutus Routes in the Upper Village.
Difficulty: Intermediate to Advanced

 

How To Book

Call to book only. Please call 1.800.944.7853

Cross-Country Bike Rentals

Search below choose from the latest in cross-country bikes. Frame size may be determined upon pick-up.


Whistler Off Road Cycling Association (WORCA)

WORCA is the local non-profit group responsible for maintaining many of Whistler’s mountain bike trails to the highest environmental standard possible, as well as advocating for mountain bike trail access. In addition to trail work, they run regular bike events including the Toonie Ride Series, Phat Wednesday series and youth programs and clinics.

Support The Trails

The trail network that exists in Whistler today would not be possible without WORCA, who rely on volunteers and the support of member fees to keep things rolling. Consider coming out to a trail day or supporting their maintenance and construction through a WORCA membership or trail supporter pass on your next visit.

More About WORCA

You can learn more about WORCA on their website:

Whistler Cross-Country Mountain Biking

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Guide to Whistler's XC Bike Trails
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A five-part video series that takes you through some of Whistler's best cross-country terrain – with trail suggestions for beginners through to experts.

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Photos of Cross-Country Biking in Whistler