Welcome to the South Island Mountain Bike Society – Riding in and around Victoria, British Columbia

SIMBS is a not-for-profit organization run by an enthusiastic team of volunteers who advocate for trail access, build sustainable riding areas, hosts events that promote mountain culture and engages the local community to provide an opportunity for everyone to ride.

We are the voice of South Vancouver Islands Mountain Bike Community.

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We have a big announcement about the Topaz Bike Park that Yvonne Mendel is championing: a bike skills park as been chosen as one amenity for Topaz Park!

We ask that you tell Victoria city council to make it a top priority. We need your help or it could be a LONG time before this dream becomes reality. Big donations for the bike park are also welcome!

This weekend, share your ideas for what you'd like to see: asphalt pump track for beginners, intermediates, experts? Nearby water, picnic tables, power for events perhaps? A biking perimeter trail around the park? Let's lead a community initiative to plant native species and restore the natural area; no more garbage!

You can share your ideas by attending the Open House at Topaz Park on Saturday, April 21, noon to 4pm. You can also fill out the online survey on the City of Victoria's Topaz Park page (link below) before April 30. Encourage your friends and family to share their ideas, too!

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The popular Take A Kid Mountain Biking event is back!

When: Saturday, May 26, 2018, 1-4 pm (rain or shine!)
Where: Victoria – Mt. Work-Hartland Regional Park

1 pm: registration, bike check, skills practice
1:45 pm: guided mountain bike rides for different ability levels
3:15 pm: BBQ, snacks and prizes

Let's introduce children and kids to this healthy, fun, life-long sport!

Organized by the South Island Mountain Bike Society, with MartysMountainCycle as the presenting sponsor.
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Bear Fest this weekend at Bear Mountain Resort. Demo Days from Norco Bicycles and Fort Street Cycle. ... See MoreSee Less

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“Mountain biking accessible to everyone. ” - SIMBS Vision