Gravel Biking in The Kootenays Camp

“The Kootenays are one of the best places on earth for gravel biking. Few places have roads that access such stunning landscapes.”

– Svein Tuft, former pro cyclist and guide.

Unforgettable Adventures Await

Join us for a transformative experience that extends beyond just biking. Immerse yourself in the stunning natural beauty of The Kootenays while learning from high-performance individuals. Our camp offers more than just physical training; it’s about lessons in perseverance, resilience, and the art of living well that you’ll carry with you long after the camp ends.

Train Smarter, Not Harder

At our Guided Gravel Biking Camp, nestled in the remote and breathtaking Kootenays of BC, we believe that training doesn’t have to feel like a chore. Our camps stand out by offering a holistic approach that emphasizes the importance of training with purpose and intelligence. Learn the crucial balance between health and fitness, and understand that it’s entirely possible — and more sustainable — to achieve both.

Tailored Just for You

Your journey is unique, and so is our approach to training. At our camp, we adapt to your current fitness level and goals, ensuring a personalized experience that caters specifically to you. There’s no “one-size-fits-all” here — just a commitment to helping you discover what works best for your body and ambitions. Armed with science and years of experience, we’re here to elevate your athletic and everyday performance.

Meet Your Guide: Svein Tuft

  • Former Tour de France Professional Cyclist
  • Professional Guide and Coach
  • 20+ Years of Racing Experience

Svein’s love for the mountains and gravel biking brought him back to the Kootenays after a prestigious career racing in some of the world’s most challenging and renowned competitions. Living in Nelson, BC, with his wife Justine and their two children, Svein is passionate about sharing the beauty of gravel biking in the mountains and the lessons learned from a life on two wheels.

“The mountains have always called to me. After a decade racing at the world tour level, I’ve returned to where my heart truly lies — exploring the Kootenays on my gravel bike. It’s more than training; it’s about discovery, connection, and the pure joy of riding.” – Svein Tuft

2024 Dates and Rates

June 28-30
September 13-15
October 4-6
Includes all meals, comfortable shared lodge accommodation, snacks, guiding, and support vehicles.
Cost CAD2,495

Sample Itinerary

Day 1: Introductions and meet and greet ride of 40km to White Grizzly Lodge.

Day 2: The big loop! This will be a challenging day in the saddle showcasing the beauty of the Kootenays. It will also be our biggest ride, consisting of 90-100 kms of mixed terrain, single track, long FSR climbs, and an amazing descent.

Day 3: Our final day will offer alternatives for those who want to ride shorter or longer depending on how you’ve recovered from the previous days.


Join Svein Tuft and embark on a gravel biking adventure in the stunning Kotenays of BC. Welcome to a camp where every turn brings a new lesson, every climb a new challenge, and every descent a moment of pure exhilaration.
Contact us to learn more.