Women's Introduction to Mountain Biking

9:00am2:00pm
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$89 for REI Members

$99 for non-members

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Overview

  • Fitness level 3 Moderate
  • Minimum age 14
  • Group size 6 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 with other like-minded women! Don't have a bike? We'll provide mountain bikes for students at no additional charge. Recommended for women 14 and older; those under 18 must be accompanied by parent or responsible adult. No rider will be left behind!

  • 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

Notes

You will receive an email from our Experiences Team before your class. You will not need to pay a park entry fee for this course.

Map image of Muleshoe Bend Recreation Area

More directions and information

Muleshoe Bend Recreation Area is located on Lake Travis. There is a $5 entrance fee per person. Potable water, flush toilets, and an outdoor shower are available at the entrance to the park. Please meet the REI instructors at the main parking lot at the entrance. For questions, please call 877-819-3811 Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm or email Austin-OS@rei.com.