NSAA IMBA Destination Partner Membership
Lead the trend in ski area summer recreation as an IMBA Destinations member. The International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA) and NSAA have formed a partnership aimed to increase visitation, support environmental sustainability and improve mountain bike experiences during the summer season.
To celebrate the partnership, the IMBA is offering NSAA Members the following perks in addition to the standard benefits of membership:
- A complimentary copy of IMBA's award-winning books, Managing Mountain Biking and Trail Solutions
- An IMBA Supporter banner, 18x36 inches – a perfect size for hanging in your lift ticket office or bike rental shop.
- Please contact Wendy Kerr to request your books and banner
IMBA Destinations membership has benefits designed for ski areas that offer, or plan to develop, mountain biking facilities, such as:
Bike Parks ~ Bike Rentals/Shuttles ~ Bike Skills Camps ~ Hotels & Resorts ~ Reservation Services ~ Restaurants ~ Lift Served Terrain ~ Events ~ Cross Country Trail Areas ~ Gravity Trails
Since 1988, IMBA has led the effort to develop great riding experiences and protect the land on which those experiences depend. Joining IMBA as a Destinations member supports ski area sustainability programs through enhancing environmentally sound trail development and consumer education. It also provides valuable resources to improve destination marketing and connects resorts to a network of over 80,000 mountain biking enthusiasts and a high volume of web visitors--many of whom are planning their next bike trip while you read this.
Join now on-line or download our application form (pdf). After joining, NSAA members will be contacted by an IMBA representative for additional information to be included in our Destinations Partner map.
Destination partners receive exposure to a huge network of dedicated riders looking for information for their bike-related travel via placement in our Destination partner list and map, as well as tour listings and bookings directly on IMBA.com. Don’t have your own booking system? This feature can provide one for you.
In addition to your membership, IMBA offers consulting services to help develop mountain bike destinations. With over 20 years experience understanding what mountain bikers want, IMBA provides consulting services to help ski areas develop strategies to attract and appeal to cyclists via your marketing, website, staff development, community or on-site facilities. From trail development and risk management to an effective marketing strategies, IMBA can help. Check out our web resources, books on Managing Mountain Biking, or contact us if you would like to explore our services to enhance your business.
For more information, please contact us at destinations [at] imba [dot] com or 303-545-9011.