IMBA Destinations Program- Get inspired for your next mountain bike adventure
21 January 2014
One of the exciting things to do in pre-season, is planning your next mountain bike adventure. Whether it’s that huge epic plan that probably will end on your bucket list and stays there for a while or the more realistic road trip with some friends or family. Big or small adventures, It’s all about the experience, meeting nice people, discover new areas or improve your skills. If you can use some inspiration, we’ve got a number of suggestions for you. When you’re In for a global adventure, you should check out National Geographic’s Geostories. Some fantastic (IMBA) travel stories are available at this publishing platform for organizations and journalists. GeoStories are like map-enabled slideshows that incorporate dynamic maps, pictures, video and sound, with captions, links and social sharing.Another tool that can help you find great places to ride, resorts, tour operators, bike schools, guiding companies, transport and lodgings is IMBA’s Destination program. Th program was developed in North America but first European partners have signed up. Last year, Bikeschool and Bikeguiding Zermatt became partner recently followed by Bikulture from the island of Madeira. Both incredible places to ride. Zermatt, a trail paradise at the foot of the Matterhorn and Madeira, the Portuguese, unknown, unspoiled, all year round MTB destination. Watch these videos and see for yourself. Happy trails for 2014!IMBA Destination Partners support IMBA’s eforts to develop great riding experiences and secure or enhance trail access.