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Biking FAQ

Frequently asked questions about RMA's Biking Programs

Where will my biking/hand cycle booking be located?

Location of your activity is determined by many factors, such as weather, bear activity, closures, and holiday periods. Most commonly, we operate on the main biking trails in the Bow Valley area, as well as the Canmore Nordic Centre. If the location of your activity is not confirmed at time of booking, it will be confirmed by email in the lead up to the date of booking. 

Are there any disabled washrooms near the biking locations?

There is access to washrooms near the biking locations. If this is of particular concern to you, please make sure to let us know as time of booking.

Where can I store my wheelchair when taking part in an activity with you?

Please aim to store your wheelchair in your vehicle. RMA will not accept any responsibility for loss or damage.

Can friends or family join a hand cycle/biking lesson?

Yes, friends and family are welcome to join the lesson. If they wish to accompany the lesson as it moves location on the trail, they will need to bring a bike. 

Can my additional guests rent your equipment?

RMA has two additional hard tail bikes available for rental. You may add this request at time of booking.

Am I too small or large to ride your hand cycles/bikes?

Once you complete the booking form, we will use this information to choose the correct bike for your needs. Additional padding may also be provided in order to suit different shapes and sizes.

I see helmets are required, do you rent them?

Yes, we do rent a small range of helmets (these may be added at time of booking and are an additional $10 per helmet, we also recommend and rent safety gear (elbow and knee pads)

Where can I eat lunch?

If your booking takes place over lunch, this may be eaten at a specified location determined by the location of your booking.