Youth Mountain Biking
Snowmass Village is topographically blessed with great terrain and epic views of the nation's most scenic wilderness, making our parks and trail system a premier destination for trail-loving tourists, and a tremendous amenity for local residents.
Snowmass Village is home to more than 34.5 miles of world class hiking, biking, and equestrian trails. Plus, 8 miles of paved and gravel surfaced commuter trails serve pedestrian traffic linking neighborhoods, bus stops, recreational amenities, and economic hubs.
Summer 2019 Mountain Bike Programming
The Snowmass Village Parks, Recreation and Trails department has teamed up with Roaring Fork Cycling Club to offer youth mountain bike programming all summer long. The goal of these camps is to empower youth through the sport of cycling. Each camp will cover technical mountain bike skills in a fun, friendly and safe environment. Clinics will focus on technical skills, trail riding, trail etiquette, bike maintenance, and trail map navigation.
Groups will be divided by the grade that the rider will be entering for the 2019-2020 school year. Groups will be combined to have 1st & 2nd grade ride together, 3rd & 4th graders ride together and 5th & 6th graders ride together. Our MTB camps are designed to offer fun and engaging rides for riders of all abilities. With our unique focus on skill safety, fun, and skill acquisition - young riders learn to enjoy the ride with a riders across a diverse level of abilities.
Kids should bring their own bikes, helmets and safety gear. Downhill equipment is not necessary as we will be focused primarily on cross country trails. If you would like to participate but do not own your own equipment please email Roaring Fork Cycling at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Hydration pack or water bottle
- Spare Tube
- Bike Tool
- Bike Pump or CO2
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