Sol Mountain Women's Backcountry Retreat

Explore the beauty of the Monashees on your bike... and enjoy a trip of a lifetime!

August 26 - 28, 2017

Sol Mountain Lodge is based high in the alpine meadows of the Monashee mountains 2 hrs from Revelstoke. The single track trails are all brand new and offer lazor cut trails through beautiful alpine meadows and rocky bluffs. Stunning views of the Monashee mountains await you in every direction. We are excited to off this inaugural backcountry retreat which offers women the opportunity to experience riding in the alpine along with skills coaching, yoga sessions, gourmet meals, laughs, and a truly amazing time! 

 

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photo credits: ryan creery - william eaton - ryan creery - mark gallup

Join Sylvie, Emily & Corinne for a fun filled weekend of mountain bike skills, alpine riding, yoga, delicious food and relaxation in the alpine. Spend 2 nights at the cozy lodge and 2 and a half days of mountain bike learning new skills and riding epic alpine trails. Daily yoga classes in the meadows with Corinne (of Kula Wellness in Pemberton) will keep us limber and ready to ride. After a fantastic day of learning, riding, and yoga, kick back on the the patio with a cool beverage and enjoy the company of new friends and amazing views while dinner is being prepared for you!
The riding terrain is intermediate with some more advanced rocky bluffs to climb and descend along with the rolling and technical singletrack. Length of rides will be up to 25kms with lots of stopping to enjoy the views, learning some sweet new skills and having lunch at one of the beautiful alpine lakes.

PRICINGsol night
Early Bird Pricing until June 1st: $750 + gst
Regular Pricing $850 + gst

SOLD OUT! Email Sylvie to be put on the wait list and check out our Chilcotin's Backcountry Camp options.

ITINERARY
Saturday August 26, 2017
9am                      Leave Revelstoke - on own or with the Wandering Wheels shuttle*
11:30am               Arrive at Sol Mountain Lodge, check into rooms
12-1pm                 Meet the group and enjoy lunch at the lodge
1:30-4:30pm         Ride sweet single track and practice some skills
5-5:45pm              Yoga in the Meadows with Corinne
6-6:30pm              Appies & Bevies on the deck
7pm                       Dinner, hangout, stargazing, sauna...
Sunday August 27
6:30am                Coffee & cold breakfast to start
7-8am                  Yoga
8:15am                More coffee and hot breakfast
9:30am-4:30pm   Ride more mind-blowing single track to the mountain pass, packed lunch for the lake
5-5:45pm             Yoga in the meadows with Corinne
6-6:30pm             Appies & Bevies on the deck
7pm                      Dinner, hangout, stargazing, sauna...
Monday August 28
6:30am               Coffee & cold breakfast to start
7-8am                 Yoga
8:15am               More coffee and hot breakfast
Check out of rooms
9:30-11:30am     Last chance ride and skills
12pm                  Snacks for the road, depart Sol


*The drive from Revelstoke to Sol Mtn is aprox 2-2.5 hours on a bumby forest service road so a higher clearance truck is ideal. You can skip the worry and book your shuttle with Wandering Wheels for an additional cost.

What's included: 2.5 days of coached guided rides, daily yoga classes, 2 nights cozy accommodation, all food up at the lodge from the first days lunch to the departing snacks. No need to bring bedding, just your clothes, toileteries, etc. A list will be provided. Beverages can be purchased at the lodge.

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