There simply cannot be another mountain biking destination that could offer as much versatility and spectacle as California – and we’re not just talking about the trails. The third largest US state, California has a diverse mix of industry, and a colourful mix of cultures, and more theme parks than you can poke a stick at!
The Mediterranean climate of California makes it a destination you can visit all year round, warmer in the south and cooler in the north. And getting there is easy with international arrivals at all major airports accepting travellers from around the world.
One of the best things about mountain biking in California is the sheer abundance of trails. And with numerous maps and trail guides available to help you find them and plan the trip of a lifetime means you really need leave little to chance.
From short loop trails through gentle forests, to epic 165 mile journeys that take in multiple counties you’ll easily find trails to suit your specific level of skill and fitness. Just like most major ski resorts world wide California also offers summer riding in its ski fields.
The world renowned Mammoth Mountain Bike Park is a good place to start. Enjoy a spectacular gondola ride to the mountains 11,500’ summit then select the level of thrill you want on the way down. Nice and easy enjoying the fragrance of the summertime mountain flowers, or wind in your face, hair on fire, seat of your pants adrenalin pumping thrill ride – you choose, whatever way though it’s going to be epic!
Take plenty of time to plan your Californian mountain bike holiday because with so much to choose from you’ll find those vacation days are gobbled up in no time at all with day after day of two wheeled adventure and excitement.
California, simply a great riding experience for everyone.