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Guided rides specially catered to your skill and abilities

Want to explore somewhere new? Want to be shown great mountain bike trails? Regardless of your level of experience, we can tailor the ride to you. Our guides have intimate knowledge of their local trail networks so you get the best mountain biking adventure possible.  Have an adventure in mind? But need someone to execute it for you? Just drop us a quick email and we will organise the logistics and make it happen!

For those looking for an unforgettable adventure, guided bike tours on the Shore are the perfect way to experience North Vancouver's amazing mountain biking trails. With an experienced guide leading the way, you can explore the unique and breathtaking trails of the North Shore, from flow to almost endless technical gnar and wooden features. Whether you're an experienced rider used to tackling double black trails or a beginner wanting to explore the best that North Vancouver has to offer, our mountain bike guides will help you make the most of your vacation.

Making a booking



Select a time and date that works for you. Our tours are available at various times throughout the week, so we're sure to have something that fits your schedule. We'll ask for a 20% deposit to secure your booking.    



Once you've chosen your preferred time and date, we'll get back to you within 48 hours to confirm that we can accommodate your request. We may also ask for additional information at this stage, including any special requirements you may have.



Once we've confirmed all the details with you, we'll send you an email and process full payment. If you need to make any changes at this stage, please let us know as soon as possible so we can make the necessary adjustments.

We believe North Vancouver and the greater Sea to Sky region offers some of the most diverse and spectacular mountain bike riding in Canada.

We'll create a custom bike tour that is tailored to your group's skill level and interests, so you can enjoy the best trails without having to worry about where to ride. Plus, we'll make sure to include stops at the best local spots to refuel with food and beer. With Essential Cycles, you can be sure that your mountain bike tour in North Vancouver will be an unforgettable experience!

Our mountain bike guides are highly experienced and knowledgeable, and they'll make sure you get the most out of your tour. They'll keep you safe, help you improve your skills, and give you tips and tricks to make your biking experience even better. Plus, they can provide helpful information about the area's history and culture, so you can get to know North Vancouver even better. With our guided bike tours, you're sure to have an unforgettable experience that you'll never forget!

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Half Day Tour

Daily at 9am & 1pm

Only have a short amount of time to explore, spend it riding your bike and being shown some of the best trails North Vancouver has to offer rather than looking at Trailforks and hoping you're hitting up the goods

Additional Riders: $50 each

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*Weekends and Statutory holiday surcharge applies

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Full Day Tour

Daily at 9am

Spend the day with one of our professional trained guides and see why North Vancouver is one of the most unique and amazing places to ride your mountain bike.  

Additional Riders: $70 each

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*Weekends and Statutory holiday surcharge applies

Looking For Something Extra Special?

Consider booking a custom tour with us! Our custom tours can be tailored to your preferences, whether you're interested in a half-day adventure or a multi-day excursion. We can take you from the Fraser Valley all the way up the Sea to Sky, stopping at all the must-see sights along the way.

 You'll have a dedicated tour guide who will work with you to create an itinerary that meets your needs and interests.  


Don't settle for a cookie-cutter tour – book a custom tour with us today!

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