E-Bike Safaris

Get to Know Osoyoos Safari

An absolute must do! Book this amazing Safari and our knowledgeable guide will introduce you to Osoyoos and the South Okanagan sharing its history, highlights, facts, stories and a possible visit to a beautiful family run orchard (depending on Season). Our guide will take you to many places and  you can come back to the ones that you want to explore further during your vacation time here. We will also tell you of places further afield that will be of great interest. We encourage you to book this safari at the beginning or close to, the start of your holiday here in the South Okanagan. $99.00 per person – 8.30am to Noon (includes set up time). 16-18 year olds to be accompanied by parent or guardian.

Osoyoos Wine Safari

Join our Osoyoos Wine Safari, to visit our fabulous hand-picked wineries. At the  wineries, we will introduce you to their staff who will showcase and share with you their great products. While cycling through this beautiful town with the warmest lake in Canada, our safari guide will fill your afternoon with fun facts about the beautiful South Okanagan, and tell you about beautiful places to spend your vacation time. -$129.00 per person – 1.00pm to 4.30pm (includes set up time), excluding wine tasting fees. Includes light snack at the end of the safari.  Minimum age 19 years old.

Black Sage Road Wine Safari

Our safari starts by taking you out to our starting point in our comfortable people mover, then getting you fitted to your E-Bike. We will travel along beautiful Black Sage Road taking in the most amazing views of our valley in all its splendor and colour, miles and miles of orchards, vineyards, trees and sagebrush bush. Every now and again your safari guide will stop at selected premium wineries and introduce you to their friendly and knowledgeable staff who will share with you their fine wines and the stories that accompany them. $159.00 per person -1.00pm to 5.30pm (includes set up time and transportation to Oliver and return where safari begins)., excluding wine tasting fees. Includes a light snack at the end of the safari. Approx. 3- 4 hours. Minimum age 19 years old.

Completely customized Safari

If you have a group of 6 or more, you may want to customize your ride and utilitze the whole day to discover even more! Get out and take advantage of the cooler mornings, stop for lunch at one of Okanagan’s fine winery’s restaurants and then break a sweat in the afternoon, by combining a “Get To Know Osoyoos Safari” with other attractions on your wish list!

Customized safaris are for a minimum of 6 people, lasting between 6 to 8 hours. These will include everything our usual Safaris do, along with full transportation depending on where we are and what we do.

There are three distinct parts of the Kettle Valley Railway trail to explore: Naramata area, Skaha lake or Oliver to the ox-bows, with wineries to visit if you wish! You can enjoy a good brisk ride out to Spotted Lake, and we can show you how to get to Kobau mountain, as well as inform you on what to find up Anarchist Mountain so you can plan trips up both. The possibilities are as endless as our imaginations! Check off the attractions and let us design your safari. Subject to availability.

All the Safari Details

South Okanagan E-Bike Safaris is a fully mobile company – we will meet you at a predetermined rendezvous point with our 15 passenger people carrier and our mobile shop. We provide great bikes, great value and the most fun you will have on two wheels with a knowledgeable and safety conscious guide. Provincial Law requires helmets to be worn at all times whilst riding, and all participants must be over 16yrs of age (over 16 but under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian).

Once you have completed your on-line booking we will look after the rest. All our safaris include:

  • Your Cube 250 watt E-Bike
  • A new water bottle (yours to keep)
  • Bike lock
  • Front and rear lights
  • Stand
  • Carrier rack with bag
  • Bicycle helmet
  • Hi-visibility safety stripes

We will custom fit bikes for maximum comfort and safety and ensure you know how to get the most out of your eBike safari. Before we set off on our safari, we will also explain to you about cycling conditions, our wildlife and about our plants, in order to keep everyone safe. For your peace of mind your guide will be equipped with a phone, two way radio and GPS, and is fully trained in First Aid and Occupational Health & Safety. He is also knowledgeable, entertaining and fun. Some of our tours may require a short drive in our 15 passenger air conditioned people mover,  to the starting point of the safari.

What you need to bring

We are in the very northern part of the Sonoran Desert where temperatures can soar into the high 30’s and the sun is very strong. This is a dry desert area, with mountainous terrain which can all be enjoyed much more by using sun protection and ensuring you are hydrated.

You need to bring :

  • Sunscreen
  • Soft hat (for when you are not riding)
  • Cycling shorts (optional)
  • Cycling gloves (optional)
  • Closed shoes, preferably stiff soled, runners or hiking shoes
  • Light coloured clothing
  • Long sleeves and long trekking pants (optional)
  • Sunglasses
  • Personal wallet with Government Issued Photo ID & Medical Card/Insurance
  • Any other personal essentials (eg: medications, Epipen & inhalers)

Your E-Bike will have a water resistant and removable bag on the rear rack for personal belongings.

 

Your E-Bike

You will love our new Cube Town Sport Hybrid eBikes. They are brand-new for the 2019 season and offer the best, easiest ride imaginable. If you can ride a bike even slowly, we guarantee it will be a breeze.

– Smooth, simple gears
– Powerful pedal assist motor
– You choose level of assistance
– Strongly built and super safe

Terms and Conditions

Waiver & Release of Liability
Each individual rider is required to read and sign our waiver and release of liability Agreement before boarding their safari. You are encouraged to have this form completed in advance and bring with you to save time on the day of the safari. Forms will also be on hand the day of your safari in case you forget. However, this process can take up to 15 minutes, so if you have it ready in advance you get more time for having fun!

Cancellation
In order for us to book you on your selected tour we have to commit your bike and all accessories included in your reservation. Depending on which tour you do we may need to commit transportation, make winery reservations and commit resources. Full payment will be required to book your tour, but our guests will be able to cancel with full refund up to 14 days prior to reservation date. If you cancel less than 14 days prior to the reservation date we cannot refund your reservation amount but will endeavor to re-book you during the same year at no additional cost.

Persons under 18 years of age
British Columbia Law will not allow anyone under 16 years of age to use an electric pedal assisted bicycle. Persons over 16 and under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

In the need for pick up
In order to ensure safety we may on occasion need to pick up guests from multiple locations and travel by van to our start point which, in order to get started on time, we may need to pick up guests earlier to fit bikes and helmets, as well as perform safety talks. Once reservations have been made and minimum bookings are filled we will confirm reservation and pick up times.

Wine safaris
Please endeavor to refrain from using cologne and perfumes as this will not only have an effect on your wine tasting experience but of those around you. Tasting fees may vary between wineries and are not included unless specifically stated in tour description.

Our Mandate
We are committed to ensuring you have fun, learn facts about our magnificent valley, allow us to make your vacation memorable and to make sure that we get you back safely. Please ensure you behave responsibly and remain within legal limits for your and everyone else’s enjoyment and safety. Impairment has no place on safaris – only Fun and Sun do!