Destinations 2.0 is Live - Plan Your Summer MTB Adventures Now!
For Immediate Release 5-16-2012
Contact wendy [dot] kerr [at] imba [dot] com (Wendy Kerr)
IMBA Development Coordinator
IMBA Destinations 2.0 welcomes you to a mountain bike traveler's paradise. Just in time to help you plan your summer vacation, this new and improved super site provides all the inspiration, the logistics and the sweet deals you need to plan an epic adventure.
Find recent articles from the IMBA blog about mountain bike destinations and our partners in the section entitled, "IMBA Staff Insights". If you really want to get amped for an epic MTB trip, read the article on Outside magazine's top ten MTB Hut trips - three IMBA supporters were mentioned, inlcuding the first-place outfitter, San Juan Huts Systems.
Check the section entitled "Travel Resources" at the bottom of the homepage for rotating travel tips and ideas, currently featuring our list of IMBA Ride Center destinations and IMBA Epic rides.
See the entire page screenshot below for a visual of the "inspiration" available through IMBA Destinations.
Once you have some ideas of where to go, the top three buttons on the homepage have everything you need to arrange all the logistics.
You will find bike-friendly accommodations and restaurants, travel bureaus and other information providers, bike parks, ski resorts, shuttle services, skills camps and tour operators on the interactive map and in list format. Each provider listed supports sustainable trails through their membership with IMBA.
Check the additional links on the right side of the page to find bike shops and events group rides with the local bike clubs near your chosen destination.
Check the "Destination News and Deals" section of the homepage for the most recent discounts and special offers from our travel industry partners, or view all partner deals here. Check back often to catch the latest offers. Current deals include:
- 15% off lodging in Park City, UT (the only Gold Level IMBA Ride Center)
- Package deal for discounted lodging at any Canyons Resort property in Park City, lift passes to the Canyons Bike Park, breakfast and bike rental. First three IMBA member bookings will receive a $25 resort gift card!
- $199 for a weekend MTB package to IMBA Epic in Wyoming with Apex Ex (proceeds donated back to IMBA!)
- 15% off lodging at Bent Creek Lodge in Arden, NC located near a secret gem trail system.
- 10% off tours from Western Spirit mountain bike tours in Utah, Idaho, North Dakota, Colorado and more.
- 10% off bike shipping services from BikeFlights.com
- 15% off mountain bike tours in Scotland with Highlands and Islands Adventures.