Colorado Mountain Biking Skills Session - Climbing & Descending

8:00am12:00pm
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$129 for REI Members

$149 for non-members

Limited spots left

Overview

  • Fitness level 2 Easy Active
  • Skill level 2 Intermediate
  • Minimum age 14
  • Group size 5 people

Colorado offers a wide variety of challenges for the mountain bike rider including steep technical climbs, rock gardens, and rugged descents. If you are eager to improve your trail riding ability, join REI for a day of focused skills instruction. Learn and practice techniques to stay on your bike longer and with confidence on steep, technical climbs and descents! Our professional instructors will provide detailed breakdowns of riding skills along with a progression of drills to help you improve your performance. This session will cover skills such as the roll-down lunge, climbing and descending dismounts, body positioning specific to variable terrain, and bike-body separation. This session will not focus on jumps or drops. Bikes and helmets are available for participants if needed, but bringing your own well-tuned bike is highly recommended for skills retention. This session is intended for experienced riders with at least one season and/or 20 hours of off-road riding experience.

  • Improve technique in specific skills areas
  • Enjoy personalized instruction in a small group format
  • Focus on developing good riding habits

What to bring with you

Map image of Greenwood Village: Village Greens Bike Park

More directions and information

Exit I25 at E Orchard Road. In 1.5 mi. turn left on S Dayton St. In 1.93 mi. you will cross Dam Rd.Follow Dayton St to the last parking area on your left. If you have any questions or issues, please contact us @ 877-819-3809, or denver-os@rei.com.