In addition to all the amazing classes and activities we have planned, Whistler has offered all BCOR attendees special rates great local activities, as well as a shuttle service to get you there from the rally site, so you don't need to pack up your camp. Maybe you want to attend every class and your spouse and kids would like to explore Whistler? This is the easiest way to do it! Follow this link for special offers.



2019 SCHEDULE. Click schedule for high-res version.

BC Overland Rally

At the beautiful Whistler Olympic Park at Whistler BC.

Watch for 2022 dates.

What can you do at the BC Overland Rally?   Learn, Play, Relax! We've got you covered:

  • Welcome Cocktails on Thursday night! It's a fun way to settle in and learn more about your new friends and neighbours. 
  • Nightly Campfire and Prizes - Every evening we give away a huge selection of fun prizes around the campfire, everything from winches, driving lights, roof-top tents, luggage, camping gear, recovery kits, and lots of other cool stuff.
  • Presenters - In addition to the wonderful trainers leading classes, each evening we have presentations and Q&A sessions with inspiring and entertaining travelers. This year look for the couple behind the popular Desk to Glory blog, a real-life Indiana Jones, and a Camel Trophy driver.
  • 4WD Trail Drives - The 4WDABC will lead trips in the local hills. Easy or hard, choose your own adventure!
  • 4WD Instruction - Certified instructors teach on our technical driving course. Learn the safest way to conquer the toughest trails.​
  • ​​Advanced Classes - Our friend Bob Wohlers from the Off-Road Safety Academy will be back; his classes are legendary for their level of detail. This year he is teaching: 1. Winching   2. Kinetic energy/traction recovery   3) In-field tire repair   4) In-field welding. 
  • Vehicle recovery - Our popular recovery classes include winching, non-winching, optional gear, understanding straps and shackles, etc.
  • Gear Checkup - Not sure if your gear is good enough to trust? The 4WDABC team will do a free checkup of your gear to ensure it's safe. 
  • Trail Repair - Learn the steps to quickly and safely fix your rig on the trail, and how to choose a quality repair kit.
  • Solar Power - Learn the ins and outs of setting up a reliable customizable solar power system.
  • Morning yoga - Start each day right with an optional sunrise exercise session, led by the wonderfully patient Ashley.
  • Photography and Cinematography - Pro shooters will run a hands-on photography session.
  • Preparing for ​Medical Emergencies - Medical Instructors will take us through real-life scenarios, showing us how to deal with the types of accidents most likely to affect overland travellers, and building the ultimate medical kit.
  • Wine Tasting - Local Sommeliers will guide us on a virtual wine-tasting tour of the region's best vineyards. Bring your glass and start exercising your taste-buds, because you will be in for a treat.
  • New gear, kayaking, Mountain Biking, spotting, navigation, travel with dogs, cooking, winching, fire-starting, shelter-building, etc. Whatever you want to learn, we have a class.
  • Nibbles, treats, vendor specials, and more - Everywhere you turn at the Rally there is something new to see, and someone fun to talk to.