Lodging, meals, and high-end carbon mountain bikes are all included with each trip (click to enlarge).
Chasing Epic, a new mountain bike adventure travel company specializing in all-inclusive, guided trips in the western United States, has launched its 2016 trip schedule. Highlights include spring trips to St. George and Sedona, a Crested Butte trip during peak wildflower season, three women-only trips (Fruita and Crested Butte), and fall trips during the height of the aspens in Crested Butte, Durango, and Park City.
According to Chasing Epic owner Steve Mokan, tours strive to bring a new level of excitement to all customers. Chasing Epic works with local guides that have an intimate knowledge of the community and the trails. The goal is to make sure all trips are truly epic.
All told Chasing Epic has approximately 25 scheduled departure trips for the following locations:
- Crested Butte, CO
- Durango, CO
- Fruita, CO
- Park City, UT
- Sedona, AZ
- St. George, UT
- Telluride, CO
Chasing Epic is working with Ibis and Niner to bring customers the best demo fleet available: Ibis Mojo HD3s, Ibis Ripley LS, and Niner JET 9s. Bike rental is included with every trip.
All-Inclusive means you get the following:
- Meals (all breakfasts and dinners)
- High-end carbon mountain bikes
- Professional MTB guides
- Customized eight-week training programs w/ TrainingPeaks
- Ride nutrition with Infinit and ClifBar
- Shuttles and lift tickets (where applicable)
- Trip planning services
- Dedicated on-site trip leader
Trips pricing is based on trip length and whether or not they're private trips:
- 3-day Trips: $950
- 4-day Trips: $1250
- Custom Trips (for 6 or more): $1150/1450
Chasing Epic also partners with mountain bike clubs and organizations across the country in an effort to support the local riding scene. Their Local Support Program donates a percentage of every trip booked to that customer's mountain bike organization, which is then used to build new trails and assist in mountain bike advocacy.
Finally, they have a special offer for Mtbr readers. Use code "MTBR100" for $100 off any 2016 trip.
For the full schedule and more info check out the Chasing Epic 2016 Calendar.