Introduction to Mountain Biking Class
$119 for REI Members
$139 for non-members
- Minimum age 14
- Group size 8 people
Experience the thrill of mountain biking with our enthusiastic, knowledgeable instructors! You'll practice various riding techniques, including body and pedal position, shifting, braking, climbing, descending, and navigating minor obstacles on the trail. We'll also go over important communication skills and mountain biking trail etiquette with the aim of keeping multi-use trails open and safe for everyone. And finally, we'll practice all these new skills on a beginner friendly trail ride! Don't have a bike? We'll provide mountain bikes for students at no additional charge. Recommended for those 14 and older; those under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult. This class is for those who are already comfortable riding a bike on flat and even terrain.
- Learn techniques for effective bike handling on the trail
- Practice mountain bike skills in a protected environment
- Enjoy a beginner friendly trail ride with REI's expert instructors
What to bring with you
Activity locationChina Camp State Park, Marin County: Miwok Meadows Trail Head
More directions and information
$5 Park Entrance Fee. Look for the sign for Miwok Meadows. Enter through the Miwok Meadows gate and drive to the end of the dirt road to the parking area. Meet the instructors at the REI van in the parking area.