Transportation & Accommodations

2017 Details. *Subject to Change for 2018


We start in beautiful North Vancouver and end in the unforgettable resort town, Whistler. Your travel between these points during the race is included.


If you are flying in, please book your flights to the Vancouver International Airport (YVR), from YVR, you’ll be able to take a cab or public transit to North Vancouver.


We strongly recommend that you arrive with plenty of time to spare. The extra couple days to explore the trails, fix up your bike, and sort out your gear will pay off during race week!


You will want to schedule your outbound flight from YVR and book a shuttle or other transportation from Whistler to the airport.

Whistler Shuttle

Greyhound Bus Service

Avis Car Rental

Recommended and Restricted Ferries for Support Teams

July 6 - Horseshoe Bay - Departure Bay: 2:30 pm or later  (12:50pm restricted)
July 7 - Comox - Powell River: 6:20am, 10:00am or 10:30pm  (3:15pm and 7:15pm restricted)
July 9 - Powell River - Earls Cove: 5:35 am or after 11:45am (7:25am and 9:25am restricted)
July 10 - Langdale to Vancouver: (4:45 restricted)

BC Ferries


Camping at our basecamp is provided for each racer from the evening of Day 0 until the evening of Day 6. Before and after these dates, racers need to provide their own accommodations.

Our large (4-person sized) tents are comfortably shared between two racers.

If you decide to book a hotel during race week, we recommend purchasing a Shuttle Pass to get back and forth to base camp.

Cumberland Hotels:

Best Western - The Westerly Hotel

Powell River Hotels:

Beach Gardens Resort - Toll Free 1 800 663-7070 for BC Bike Race rate

Sechelt Hotels:

Bella Beach Inn

Driftwood Inn Quote “BC Bike Race” for a preferred rate.

Up the Creek Back Packers B&B

North Vancouver Hotels:

Pinnacle at the Pier
Quote: “BC Bike Race”

Holiday Inn North Vancouver -   Book Online with a special BCBR discount or call call 1-877-985-3111

Best Western Capilano Inn & Suites
 Quote “BCBikeRace” to get a discount

Squamish Hotels

Executive Suites - Garibaldi Highlands To book please call or email the hotel:

Phone: 604-815-0048   or   1-877-815-0048     E-mail:

Best Western Mountain Retreat Hotel Ask for a preferred rate.

Sandman Hotel & Suites Ask for a preferred rate.

Whistler Hotels:

Aava Whistler Hotel  Please call and contact our Reservations Department by telephone, 604.932.2522 / 1.800.663.5644 or e-mail: Mention they are a participant of BC Bike Race  to ensure they receive the applicable rate.


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