About CAMBA

Board of Directors


Chad Holowatuk

President

Andrew Dickison

VP of Trails & Safety

Justin Deoliveira

Vice President

Sarah Phillips

Treasurer

Nathan Weima

Social & Events Director

Jolene Gunn

Fundraising Director

Matt McIsaac

Advocacy Director

Advisors & Consultants


Wanda Bogdane

Strategic Advisor

CAMBA Founder

Derek Graham

Strategic Advisor

Former Director

Simon Lee

Legal Counsel

Megan Smith

Volunteer Administrator

Vaughn Bonsteel

OH&S Consultant

https://vaughnbonsteel.com

Mark Bohnet

Accounting

https://bakertilly.ca

Committees


Trails Committee

The Trails committee is responsible for all on trail operations related to trail building, maintenance, and other activities. This includes organizing and running trail days, working with land managers on trail design, and other activities such as installing signage.

Advocacy Committee

The Advocacy committee works to establish and maintain access to trails, both old and new. This includes constant work and communication with the community and our land managers to address issues and find solutions to keep our trails sustainable and vibrant.

Fundraising Committee

The Fundraising committee supports all CAMBA activities through the raising of funds for all things trails. This includes grass-roots fundraising at events and reaching out to businesses for corporate sponsorship.

Events Committee

The Events committee's job is to keep the stoke high with social events. This includes pub nights after group rides and bigger events like our infamous Plaid Goat poker ride.

The History of CAMBA


  • CAMBA Founded

    Summer 2016

    With support from the three Canmore bike shops Wanda Bogdane founds the Canmore and Area Mountain Biking Association.

  • Quarry Lake Park Project

    Fall 2017

    In partnership with the Town of Canmore CAMBA starts work on the design of a trail system in the Quarry Lake Park area in support of the Town of Canmore’s Recreational master plan.

  • Quarry Lake Park Building

    Spring 2018

    With volunteer support from the community CAMBA breaks ground on the QLP trail system.

  • Three Sisters Mountain Village MOU

    Winter 2018

    Three Sisters Mountain Village and CAMBA establish a Memorandum of Understanding to support the development, construction and maintenance of mountain bike trails on TSMV property.

  • Freeride/Enduro Trail Approval

    Winter 2019

    In response to fulfilling a gap in the existing network of trails CAMBA successfully applies to Alberta Parks for a new Freeride/Enduro trail to be built at the Canmore Nordic Centre.

  • Razor's Edge Connector

    Spring 2019

    In partnership with Alberta Parks and the Canmore Trail Alliance CAMBA joins the Razor’s Edge Connector project.

  • 350 Members

    Summer 2019

    With a boost provided by the Plaid Goat festival CAMBA reaches the milestone of 350 active members.

  • Quarry Lake Park Phase 1

    Fall 2019

    With a total of 650 m of trail built over two seasons the first phase of the Quarry Lake Park trails is completed with the new trail being connected to the existing network.

  • Powerhouse Downhill Trail

    Summer 2020

    Working with the Town of Canmore CAMBA completes and opens the Powerhouse Downhill Trail.

  • SMITH Sponsorship

    Fall 2020

    In conjunction with the launching of a formal corporate sponsorship program CAMBA secures SMITH as a double-black corporate sponsor.

Canmore and Area Mountain Bike Association

CAMBA c/o Simon Lee

#51 137 Wapiti Close

Canmore Alberta, T1W3B2

contact@camba.ca