Three bikers standing on a dock by the water looking out to the lake
Cross Country Biking
First Timer

Enjoy a guided ride out to the peaceful McGillivray Lake. The trail is not technical nor demanding on your bike, and is about 10km round trip. Expect a low-grade, steady climb out to the lake, and a quick descent on your return.

2023 Guided mcGillivray lake tour
Time Daily 10:00am and 1:00pm (2 hour length)
24 hour booking notice required
Age 13+
Rate (tour only)

10:00am: $119 (includes up to 3 people)
1:00pm: $109 (includes up to 3 people)
$39 for each additional person

Add-on 2 hr bike rental (includes waiver): $33
Includes bike rental, safety equipment and rental waiver. 
Rest of the day bike rental: $10

 Minimum Ability Level

Beginner. Confident riding cross country bikes on their local cross country trails.
Minimum Bike Requirements Bikes must have disc brakes.
Safety Equipment

Required: Helmet.
Additionally Suggested: Knee pads.

How to register with Sports school

To make a reservation or for further information please visit the Sports School Sales Desk located in the Village Day Lodge or contact us by phone or email:

Sports School - Contact us
Guest Services September 26 to November 17, 2023*
9:00am to 4:00pm
*October 30, 2023
November 18, 2023 to April 7, 2024
8:00am to 4:30pm
Phone 250.578.5474

Importance of advance reservations

Although we do take drop-ins for lessons, we strongly recommend making a reservation in advance to ensure availability. Making advance reservations during holiday periods is a must to guarantee you get the lesson you want.

Booking and payment policies

  • All lessons must be paid in full at the time of booking.
  • A $15.00 administration fee applies to cancellations within one week of your reserved lesson. It also applies to any schedule changes within 24 hours of start time.
  • For cancellations within 24 hours of your reserved lesson time, no refunds will be issued.
  • No refunds will be issued for missed lessons.
  • All rates are in Canadian dollars.
  • Applicable taxes will be added to all prices.
  • Dates, times, and prices may be subject to change without notice.
  • Some restrictions may apply.