10 of the Best Bike Parks in North America23 December 2020 | By billy1979
As temperatures rise and the summer returns to the Northern Hemisphere mountain bike parks across North America open for the season to help satisfy your gravity-fueled adventures.
Over the past two decades, many winter ski resorts have continued to transform their resort into summer lift-serviced bike park playgrounds. With a mix of flow tracks, old-school DH lines, freeride trails, and manmade features like wooden wall rides and drops, mountain bike parks are a super fun way to build skills and confidence for riders of all abilities.
So whether you’re an experienced mountain biker or just getting started, here are ten great parks we think are worth checking out:
North America Bike Parks
Alyeska Bike Park
Nearest Town: Girdwood
Alyeska's Bike Park brings the only lift-accessed bike park in Alaska to the masses which features a variety of downhill mountain bike trails for all ability levels.
Mont Sainte Anne Bike Park
Nearest Town: Quebec City
Mont-Sainte-Anne Bike Park is renowned as a mecca of mountain biking. The Bike Park features 30 km of downhill trails and 130 km of cross-country trails.
Kicking Horse Bike Park
Nearest Town: Golden
Kicking Horse Bikepark is the highest Bike Park in Canada which means it offers over 1200 vertical metres of mountain bike trails to be enjoyed and explored.
Northstar Bike Park
Nearest Town: Sacramento
Northstar Mountain Bike Park in California has everything you need for summer mountain bike adventures. From beginner to advanced cross country and downhill mountain biking trails, lift-access, bike rentals and bike shop services, you can find it here.
Killington Bike Park
Nearest Town: Rutland
The Killington Bike Park is New England's fastest growing downhill mountain bike park and features three high-speed lifts serving over 30 miles of mountain bike trails.
Keystone Bike Park
Nearest Town: Denver
Keystone Bike Park is the premier mountain biking destination in the U.S. It provides some of the best downhill experiences over a wide range of ability levels in the country.
Angel Fire Bike Park
Nearest Town: Taos
Angel Fire Bike Park is a mountain bike destination in the southern Rocky Mountains. Angel Fire Bike Park offers chairlift-accessed terrain for downhill, cross-country and all-mountain riders and caters for all abilities.
Mammoth Mountain Bike Park
Nearest Town: Mommoth
Mammoth Mountain Bike Park has a well-balanced roster of mountain bike trails for all levels of bikers.
Whistler Bike Park
Nearest Town: Whistler
The Whistler Mountain Bike Park in Canada, is the ultimate mountain bike experience with more than 200 kilometres of lift-serviced trails.