Youth Mountain Bike (ages 6-10)
This three-week program is best suited for children with an interest in learning more about mountain biking, participating in group rides, and a desire to put in some effort, and promotes safe riding skills in a fun environment. The program takes place mainly on trails around Steamboat such as Spring Creek, Emerald Mountain, and Bear River Bike Park. Fundamental skills are taught that can be applied to all aspects of cycling. Groups will be organized by age and ability. Groups will meet at Howelsen Hill.
Riders must be able to comfortably ride a two wheeler on pavement and non-pavement.
Minimum equipment requirements: A bike with gears and handbrakes, cycling helmet, water bottle, snack, spare tube (make sure it is the same size as your athlete’s tire). Bike gloves, Hydration pack, bike shorts and sunglasses are recommended.
DATES AND TIMES:
Two Three-Week Sessions
- Session 1: Tuesday & Thursday, June 13-29, 8:30-11:00am
- Session 2: Tuesday & Thursday, July 11-27, 8:30-11:00am
2023 PROGRAM FEE: $320/session, $370 after May 15
SSWSC programs for summer 2023 that complement Youth Mountain Bike for athletic development: Beginner Skateboarding, U10 Jumping, and Trampoline.