Smithers Mountain Bike Association

About Us

The Smithers Mountain Bike Association (SMBA) is a registered non-profit society that has been incorporated to serve the interests and needs of the mountain bike community in Smithers.

The purpose of the Smithers Mountain Bike Association is to:

  • a) Encourage participation in mountain biking to people of all ages and  abilities;
  • b) Promote responsible mountain biking practices;
  • c) Participate in the planning process for and the management of recreational lands as it relates to mountain bike access and use;
  • d) Organize volunteers to aid in restoration, development, and maintenance of legitimate mountain bike trail systems; and
  • e) Educate riders on:
  •      (i) mountain bike safety
  •      (ii) mountain bike practices that minimize user conflicts, trail damage and ecological impact, and
  •      (iii) mountain bike trail planning, building and maintenance


2017 Annual Membership Fees:

$35 per year for adults and $25 per year for youth.

Family memberships are available  at $110/ per family. A Family includes 2 Adults and 2 or more Children.


Buy your membership online


Your membership gets you:

  • - A pair of lucky SMBA Socks;
  • - 10% discount off any food item at the Riverhouse Restaurant & Lounge (Aspen);
  • - 10% discount on all tire purchases and all bike armour at McBike & Sport;
  • - Will help cover insurance and administrative expenses;
  • - But most importantly, your membership demonstrates your commitment to ensuring mountain biking remains a permanent part of the Bulkley Valley landscape and culture. 

You can become a member either online or by picking up a membership form at McBike & Sport.