media Kit

Promoting the Kootenays two wheels at a time

Mission Statement

We’re riders, just like you. We roll out as often as we can. Fortunately for us, we’re based in Nelson BC, smack dab in the middle of the West Koots. For us, adventure is right outside the door. We’re lucky and trust me, we know it!

The Kootenays are home to some of the best riding ANYWHERE. Rider’s are always looking for the next best experience and this region delivers. There are some of the most picturesque and twisty paved rides. Or if dirt and gravel is more your thing, there are spectacular routes and mountains to explore. 

Overview

Ride the Kootenays.com is a tourism portal directed to all types of motorcycle travellers. The site has a collection of  routes, paved, gravel and trails. There is also links to all sorts of destinations, and places to sleep, eat, drink and shop.

motorcycle leaning on it's side on hill

Media Mentions

Expedition Portal

Expedition Portal did a feature piece on the Canadian Border Patrol in the Spring of 2021. The main site gets over 3 million views a month and we were ecstatic to be the shown on the main page.

We received 1200 views the first day directly related to that posting, as well as ongoing new viewers over the next month.

Instagram

Highly active, with a least a post per day, the account is approaching 1000 followers. With a selection of media, with pictures, video and reels. Posts typically get between 100 and 200 likes and 1000’s of views.

Facebook

There are two separate Facebook pages for followers to enjoy. Ride the Kootenays is the official page promoting tourism in the Kootenays. Riding the Kootenays is more personal, with posts about our personal escapades. Many of the current posts recieve over 10,000 views.

Youtube

A channel with growing content, there will be more lengthy content soon. There is both scenic captures of epic areas and product information videos.

Advertise with us

There are many customized options to advertise with Ride the Kootenays. If you are interested in promoting your company with us, please send us an email at ridethekootenays@gmail.com

Social planner - Vera horsman