Fundy Bike Fest
Friday, October 3
Whitetail Trail Grand Opening (11 a.m.)
Cheer on the first rider as they cut the ribbon at the official opening of the Whitetail Trail as a mountain bike trail. Celebrate with us at the Whitetail Trail end near the playground area.
Saturday, October 4
Elgin 120 — The toughest mountain bike race in Atlantic Canada! (All day)
Elgin is located 10 km North of Fundy National Park in the heart of the Southern Highlands of New Brunswick. The views along this course are stunning and the leaves are going to be peaking in fall colours!
Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day — Family Bike Rodeo (10 a.m. – 12 p.m.)
Join the Mike’s Bike Shop team to practice skills and learn new ones at this family friendly mountain bike obstacle course at Chignecto South. Every participant will receive a mountain bike care package from MEC (Mountain Equipment Coop)!
Molly Kool Kitchen Party (8 p.m.)
Entertainment at the Octopus’ Garden café (In the evening)
Sunday, October 5
IMBA Trail-Building Workshop (10 a.m. – 3 p.m.)
Join Igor from the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA) for a hands-on introduction to sustainable trail building and design. Meet at Chignecto South campground shelter for registration.
Cyclebetes Mountatin Bike Relay (1 p.m. – 3 p.m.)
Watch teams of 4 race around a 1.7km loop in this fun bike relay. The team with the most accumulated laps in an hour wins. Adult and family categories. All proceeds raised through registration go to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Onsite registration available at noon. Awards and prizes immediately following the event. To register your team follow this link and make a minimum donation of 60$ per team of four “Fundy Mountain Bike Festival Cyclebetes Relay Registration”.
Note: Bike helmets are mandatory on the trails.