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We believe North Vancouver offers some of the most diverse and
spectacular mountain bike riding in Canada.

At Essential Cycles, we make it easy to rent the best Mountain Bikes in British Columbia. Our rental mountain bikes were designed and tested on some of the toughest proving grounds in the world. So when you're in BC, rent a bike that was designed for the terrain you'll be riding and enjoy a worry-free experience. 

We also offer unbeatable prices, convenient rental hours and booking slots, and quality bikes that are maintained after every rental. If you don't mind a warm-up pedal, you can ride your rental bike straight from our location to the trails, If you need your bike delivered to you, we can do that too! So you don't need to worry about transporting the bike yourself. Choose Essential Cycles for the best mountain bike rentals in North Vancouver and get the hassle-free experience you deserve!


We want to take the hassle out of your mountain bike adventure and minimize fuss picking up your trail weapon. Choose your ride online to ensure the rental bike is available for you when you arrive, add any of the optional extras you may need, book and pay a deposit then pick up on the day!

Bikes can be picked up from our office at 305 Mansfield Place during shop hours or any other reasonable time by arrangement with us.

We can drop rental bikes off to all North Vancouver riding destinations for group rentals, just ask us!

Mountain Bike rental options start from full day to multi day with a discount offered for multi day rentals. Bikes are required to be back at our shop by 5pm on the day of return.


Booking directly online and avoid delays on the day.

We can set up your ride before you arrive just complete all fields on our booking form to assist us with bike and shock set up, plus helmet and protective gear sizing if selected. 

We also offer affordable and fair accident bike damage insurance because let’s face it. Accidents happen. We understand fair wear and tear, we expect you to ride and enjoy the bike after all, but on a high-end mountain bike, especially one made of carbon fiber, a crash can sometimes mean major (and costly) repairs.

*A $2000 credit card pre-authorization is taken for each rental bike

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Collect at the shop and go within a few short minutes.

Meet us at the shop, provide a credit card and matching I.D. for a security bond, sign a short waiver then work with one of our qualified team to ensure your bike is set up to get the most out of your ride and off you GO!

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Just more time for you on the bike & trails.

You are welcome to supply your own pedals. All our bikes are set up tubeless and come with flat or clipless pedals a CO2 pump, multi tool, spare tube, a puncture repair kit and a bottle cage.

Did You Fall in Love?

If you rent a bike and decide that you can’t live without it, we’ll gladly put your rental fee towards the purchase of a new bike. Take home a new bicycle within 30 days of your bike rental and we’ll credit you up to one week’s worth of rental fees!