Date: July 29th, 2015
The Location: Myra Bellevue Provincial Park, Kelowna
Kelowna, B.C. has long been known as a magnet for Canadian vacationers and wine lovers. Nestled on the banks of Okanagan Lake in the Okanagan Valley, the surrounding mountains play host to 28 vineyards, exceptional golf courses and, of course, amazing mountain biking.
The Plan: Wake up at Silver Star Mountain Resort, load up and shuttle 85km south to the start line at Myra Canyon Adventure Park east of Kelowna.
The Stage: Taking place in Myra Bellevue Provincial Park, Stage 4 offers up an incredible mix of terrain featuring loose rock, power climbs, exposed trail through burned out landscape and technical descents with rock drops of up to two feet. Oh, and some long climbs to amazing views.
Elevation Gain: 1600m*
Timed Descent: 5.3 km, 515 m elevation loss
(route details subject to change)
Family Entertainment: Looking for something to do while Mom, Dad or significant other are on the trail?
- Hang out at the start/finish area and play some disc golf or challenge yourself on the rope course at Myra Canyon Adventure Park
- Play a round of golf on one of 20 areas courses
- take the kids for a swim in Okanagan Lake
*Elevation data may be highly variable by device or mapping platform, as different software may use various data sources and calculation methods. Our total elevation gain for the stage is a middle estimate based on readings from multiple devices.