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SUMMER PROGRAMS

Bike Clinic

GEAR UP FOR AN EPIC SPRING RIDING EXPERIENCE

Embark on your Mountain Bike journey with our Spring Mountain Bike Clinics, designed to elevate your skills and boost your confidence on the trails. Whether you're a beginner seeking the thrill of the ride or an experienced rider looking to fine-tune your technique, these two hour clinics will get your season going. These have been designed for the independent riders who like to do their own thing.

Mountain Bike Clinic - BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND

Monday, June 10, 2024: Drop-offs and Roll-Downs

Mountain Bike Clinic - NEW SESSION

Monday, June 17, 2024: Technical Climbs and Descents


Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to enhance your mountain biking skills and elevate your riding experience this spring. Spaces are limited, so secure your spot now and get ready to conquer the trails with newfound confidence! Book today and let the adventure begin!

Bike Maintenance Clinic - BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND

- every Saturday in June!  This 1.5 hour class will introduction you to basic bike mechanics and maintenance.  With use of simple tools you will learn how to adjust and maintain brakes, gears, derailers and tires.  Participants are also provided the opportunity to ask questions about their bike and share knowledge and experiences amongst the other participants.

As a pre-condition to taking part in a Summer Program, you will have to sign a RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS AND ASSUMPTION OF RISKS AGREEMENT on behalf of all persons who are participating either online or at our Customer Service Desk. Any participant under the age of 18 MUST have a parent or legal guardian sign and initial on their behalf. Prices are subject to GST.

Hiking Camps

HIKING CAMPS

Specifically designed for children, ages of 5 to 7 (inclusive), this week-long camp runs daily from 9:00am until 12:00pm, Monday through to Friday. Led by our own instructor group, registrants will spend the day checking out the Edmonton river valley along with the other areas in our community. Beyond hiking and short walks, there will be lots of added time for sports play, indoor activities, nature and wilderness discovery and much more!

Registrants should come prepared with a re-fillable water bottle, along with snacks and lunches to get them through a very active morning. Clothing and footwear should be brought that considers all possible weather conditions.

Organizing emails will be sent out to all participants approximately 1 month prior to the first camp day! We look forward to everyone joining us in July and August! Nothing better than a summer day in Edmonton! See you all soon!

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As a pre-condition to taking part in a Summer School Program, you will have to sign a RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS AND ASSUMPTION OF RISKS AGREEMENT on behalf of all persons who are participating either online or at our Customer Service Desk. Any participant under the age of 18 MUST have a parent or legal guardian sign and initial on their behalf. Prices are subject to GST.

Little Stiders

LITTLE STRIDERS

NEW THIS SEASON!

Introducing Little Striders

Is your little adventurer ready to take their first steps into the world of biking? Look no further than our Little Striders 4-week program, specially crafted for 3-4 year-olds eager to embark on a thrilling journey of balance, coordination, and newfound confidence on their Strider bikes!


Our 4-week curriculum is designed to progressively build essential skills for your little strider. Each session focuses on enhancing balance, coordination, and instilling a love for the ride.


May & June 4 week Courses: Immerse your child in the joy of biking this spring! Our Little Striders program runs tensures a vibrant and active start to the season.


Equipment Checklist:

All your little one needs is their Strider bike, a snug helmet, and sturdy closed-toed shoes to dive into the world of biking fun. We'll take care of the rest! Small Group Interaction: With a fantastic instructor-to-child ratio of 4:1, your little strider receives personalized attention and guidance, fostering a supportive environment for skill development.

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Affordable Adventure:

For just $100, you can enroll your child in this exciting 4-week program.

Why Little Striders?
At Little Striders, we believe in creating a positive and engaging introduction to biking. Our program is not just about riding; it's about fostering a love for exploration, outdoor activity, and the sheer thrill of balancing on two wheels. Secure your child's spot in the Little Striders program today and watch as they blossom into confident little riders, ready to embrace a world of biking adventures. Spaces are limited, so act fast and join us for a journey filled with fun.

As a pre-condition to taking part in a Summer School Program, you will have to sign a RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS AND ASSUMPTION OF RISKS AGREEMENT on behalf of all persons who are participating either online or at our Customer Service Desk. Any participant under the age of 18 MUST have a parent or legal guardian sign and initial on their behalf. Prices are subject to GST.

MOUNTAIN BIKE SESSIONS

Mountain Bike Sessions

May & June - 4 week Mountain Bike Sessions Now Open!

Gear up for an unforgettable mountain biking experience with our 4-week lessons series, catering to all skill levels and age groups! Whether you're a budding young rider, a seasoned teen, or an adult looking to conquer new trails, our professionally led programs are designed to elevate your skills, build confidence, and create a strong biking community.


Program Highlights:
Skill-Driven Lessons: Dive into the world of mountain biking with our 4, 2-hour lessons per week series. Tailored for beginners, intermediates, and advanced riders, each session focuses on skill development, technique refinement, and trail exploration.


Age-Appropriate Groups:

We welcome riders of all ages, with programs specifically crafted for 5-7, 8-12, 13-17, and 18+ age brackets. Discover the joy of mountain biking with peers who share your passion!


Scenic Trail Adventures:

Departing from the picturesque Edmonton Ski Club, our adventures take you through skill-appropriate river valley trails. Immerse yourself in nature and experience the thrill of mastering diverse terrains.

As a pre-condition to taking part in a Summer School Program, you will have to sign a RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS AND ASSUMPTION OF RISKS AGREEMENT on behalf of all persons who are participating either online or at our Customer Service Desk. Any participant under the age of 18 MUST have a parent or legal guardian sign and initial on their behalf. Prices are subject to GST.

Women's Ride

WOMEN'S RIDE

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Join our empowering women's ride series, where we focus on building confidence, honing skills, and fostering a supportive community. Led by experienced and certified female instructors, this series is perfect for women of all skill levels.

Qualified Instructors:

Rest assured, your mountain biking journey is in capable hands. All our 4-week lesson series are led by BICP Level 1 or higher qualified staff, ensuring a safe and enriching learning experience.
 

JOIN THE ADVENTURE!
 

Whether you're a first-time rider or seeking to refine advanced skills, our May & June 4 week sessions provide the perfect opportunity to elevate your mountain biking game. Spaces are limited, so secure your spot now and gear up for a season of exciting trails, skill mastery, and community camaraderie. Let the mountain biking adventure begin!

As a pre-condition to taking part in a Summer School Program, you will have to sign a RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS AND ASSUMPTION OF RISKS AGREEMENT on behalf of all persons who are participating either online or at our Customer Service Desk. Any participant under the age of 18 MUST have a parent or legal guardian sign and initial on their behalf. Prices are subject to GST.

Summer Camp

SUMMER CAMP

Summer Camp Adventures Await in Edmonton's Stunning River Valley!

Get ready for a week-long journey of outdoor exploration and excitement with our Summer Camp Sessions designed for ages 7-12! Nestled in the heart of the breathtaking river valley, our camps offer a perfect blend of thrilling mountain biking excursions, nature-based play, exciting games, and captivating hikes that unveil the
wonders of local flora and fauna.


Program Highlights:
Daily Mountain Bike Excursions: Embark on thrilling daily mountain bike adventures that lead campers through the enchanting river valley trails. From gentle slopes to exciting descents, our experienced leaders guide participants in discovering the joy of mountain biking amidst nature's beauty.


Nature-Based Play and Games:

Immerse in the wonders of the great outdoors! Our camp is packed with nature-based play and games, fostering a love for the environment while engaging campers in imaginative and active pursuits.
 

Exciting Hikes:

Explore the richness of our local ecosystem with daily hikes that introduce campers to the diverse plants and animals thriving in the river valley. Our knowledgeable leaders share fascinating insights, making every hike a learning adventure.


Own Geared Mountain Bike Required:

To fully enjoy the biking experience, participants need to bring their own geared mountain bike in good working condition and a snug bike helmet. Safety is our priority, and well-maintained bikes ensure a secure and enjoyable ride for everyone.
 

Led by Outdoor Enthusiasts:

Our Summer Camps are led by experienced outdoor and mountain bike enthusiasts, dedicated to creating a safe, supportive, and unforgettable experience for every camper.


Secure Your Spot in Summer Bliss! Spaces will fill fast for this week-long affordable outdoor escapade, so don't miss out on the chance to make lasting memories in the heart of Edmonton's river valley. Enroll your 7-12-year-old adventurer today and let them thrive in a week of outdoor discovery, mountain biking mastery, and nature-inspired fun.

As a pre-condition to taking part in a Summer School Program, you will have to sign a RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS AND ASSUMPTION OF RISKS AGREEMENT on behalf of all persons who are participating either online or at our Customer Service Desk. Any participant under the age of 18 MUST have a parent or legal guardian sign and initial on their behalf. Prices are subject to GST.

If you require financial assistance please click here for more information.

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