Summer Programs 7-12

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FreeRide Kids 7 - 12

Our FreeRide Program is a great way for kids to develop their riding skills, meet new friends and explore the Mt. Washington Bike Park all in a fun, organized environment! Our awesome coaches provide a safe, fun, and exciting learning experience that helps progress kids to the next stage in their biking development. This is a 4-week group ride program starting August 7th, designed for riders aged 7 to 12 who range from beginner to intermediate riding levels.

Mini Mountain Adventurers

Whether your little one wants to test out their basic run bike skills at the Learning Centre, challenge their friends to a game of mini putt or play at the playground, this 2-hour session allows your child, ages 2-5 to explore and participate in activities with other mini adventurers. Led by one of our mountain guides, nature walks, games and races are all part of this session, which makes for a great mix of education and fun times up in the alpine. Note, Mini Mountain Adventurers do not ride the chairlift.
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For The Groms Guided Ride

Grab your pals or make new ones, the groms guided ride is for kids ages 6-9 who would like to join other like-minded riders in a small group, 2-hour session. This is a great way for young riders to learn new trails in the Bike Park and gain some serious trail time with priority lift loading. One of our guides who specializes in working with kids will guide the group on the best trails Mount Washington Bike Park has to offer, focusing heavily on safety, inclusion, and FUN!

Four Day Alpine Adventure Camp

Mt. Washington's Alpine Adventure Camps are 4-day camps for kids aged 7 to 12 years old. Activities include trips to Lake Helen Mackenzie, scenic chairlift rides, mountain biking, games, scavenger hunts, disc golf and so much more! Our experienced leaders and guest educators will ensure all camp "adventurers" have the time of their lives while in a safe and controlled environment.
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Learn To Ride

Learn to Ride is an introductory group lesson package tailored to first-time downhill mountain bike riders looking to get a taste of the Bike Park. If you’re comfortable riding a bike on pavement, we’ll have you loving our easy cruising trails and learning areas in no time!

STEP UP

Step Up is our follow-up session catered to guests who have completed our Learn to Ride lesson or have minimal experience in downhill mountain biking and are looking to improve their basic skills. Our patient, professional guides will introduce participants to braking skills, cornering, and riding graduated drops and jumps.
Summer Lessons at Mount Washington
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GUIDED CROSS COUNTRY RIDE

If you’re looking for a two-wheeled adventure that consists of less gravity and more pedal power, join our Guided Cross Country Mountain Bike Ride!

This cross-country two-wheeled adventure takes you on a 60-90 minute ride (depending on group ability) along the scenic Finger Trail. Don’t forget your water and a good snack because there will be lots of pedaling and even more #selfie worthy views to take in!

PRIVATE RIDE

Spend two hours one-on-one with your guide, learning to tackle the world of downhill mountain biking. Your private guide can tailor a program specifically to meet your needs, personalizing your progression on the bike to maximize skill development. Don’t want to go at it alone? No worries add up to four of your closest buds to make it a semi-private lesson!
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JUMP & DROP CLINIC

Are you looking to step your bike park skills up to the next level and learn how to safely gain airtime over those jumps and drops that have intimidated you in the past? This full day clinic* will have you approaching and executing jumps and drops safely, with confidence and speed.

 

Summer Cancelation Policy

Summer Lesson Cancellation Policy

All lesson cancellations must be made at least 48 hours in advance of the lesson time.

You can call the Bike Shop at 250.334.5730 to make your cancellation. You may also email bikereservation@mountwashington.ca. Any cancellations made after 48 hours, regardless of reason, will be charged a $20.00 administration fee. If another lesson date is booked at the time of cancellation, we will waive the administration fee. No refunds will be issued for missed lessons. Students who miss lessons or programs who do not contact the Mount Washington Bike School within the allotted time will be charged the full lessons or programs amount, plus applicable taxes. If you are late for a lesson, we will do our best to rebook for later that day. If a guest becomes ill during an experience, we will rebook for another day.

 

 

LEVEL DESCRIPTIONS

Not sure about what level you're riding at? Please review our LEVEL Description page to get a better idea of where your riding is at and what course or camp is the best fit for you.

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