Red & White Festival

We are excited to be included in the free, six day interactive Red & White Festival running August 21-26.  PACA is looking forward to helping our country celebrate its birthday with activities which showcase the Okanagan Similkameen. A selection of activities are taking place thoughout the week, including some rides led by PACA on the historic KVR.  Have a look… Read more →

Earth Wind and Tire – Thursday July 27

KVR Ride We will be riding on Thursday July 27 at 1:15 from Smethurst Road on the KVR out to and perhaps beyond the little tunnel, ambition depending!  I’m planning on a 2 hour ride, taking a bit more than an hour out and less back downhill.  Faster riders will go ahead, more leisurely riders go at their own pace.  I’ll go… Read more →

Pump Track Media Release

Pump Track Coming Soon to Penticton… With the help of many generous community donors the Penticton and Area Cycling Association has raised almost $40,000 to date to fund the construction of a pump track. The track will be located on City of Penticton park land near the Poplar Grove Rd. parking lot. This will be a welcome addition to this… Read more →

Youth Program a Success

  Due to a very generous donation from a local couple, PACA chose 7 lucky kids to take part in a progressive mountain bike skill building program which gave the youth bicycles, helmets, locks and free coaching. They didn’t know it at the start, but upon the successful completion of the program (which was judged on whether or not the… Read more →