Mountain Biking 2017

Awarded "Outstanding Program" by the State Parks and Recreation Association in 2014!


What:

 Draper has some of the best mountain biking trails in the country! We are very proud of them and are excited to offer this program designed to teach kids the proper techniques, philosophies, and correct maneuvers of mountain biking. Our IMBA-ICP certified instructors are awesome! They are trained to teach mountain bike classes in great detail. Sessions will run for a week each (Monday-Friday) and offer various skill levels for youth. Use of Cycle Park, Orson Smith Trail, and Corner Canyon trails. Braking, pedaling, positioning, etiquette, cornering, safety, etc. will be taught. 

Who:

 Boys and girls ages 10-14 years' old

Class Descriptions: 


  • Beginner: Can ride a bike but has limited experience on the trails. 
  • Intermediate: Has been through the Beginner class, has some experience on the trails, and is experienced on the Pump Track.

Sessions 

Session Class Dates Times
Session #1 Intermediate June 26-30, 2017 9:00 a.m.-10:25 a.m.
Session #1 Beginner June 26-30, 2017 10:30 a.m.-11:55 a.m.
Session #2 Intermediate July 17-21, 2017 9:00 a.m.-10:25 a.m.
Session #2 Beginner July 17-21, 2017 10:30 a.m.-11:55 a.m.
Session #3 Intermediate August 7-11, 2017 9:00 a.m.-10:25 a.m.
Session #3 Beginner August 7-11, 2017 10:30 a.m.-11:55 a.m.

Contact Information

  1. Parks & Recreation Department


    1020 E. Pioneer Rd. (12400 S.),
    Enter from the west entrance of Draper City Hall (lower level)
    Draper City, UT 84020

    Email Recreation Department

    Ph: (801) 576-6570

    Sign-up for Recreation Program

    Rainout Hotline

    Ph: (801) 576-6570, Opt. 3

    Link to Weather/Rain Out Information

    Hours


    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Like Us on Facebook


    Draper Recreation Page

**Dates and times are subject to change.**
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Where:

 Andy Ballard Arena/Cycle Park (1600 E. Highland Dr. in Draper)



Cost:

 $98 per participant. Includes a shirt.

Registration: Begins March 27, 2017 and ends one week prior to each session or until full.

Online registration is available. Registration may also be done in person at the Draper Parks & Recreation Office (1020 E. Pioneer Rd., bottom floor, enter on the west side).


Requirements:

 mountain bike (not BMX) in good working condition, a bike helmet, and a spare tube (all mandatory). We strongly suggest each rider wear additional padding and gear to protect hands, wrists, elbow's, etc.



Fun trail rides each day! This is sure to be a popular course, it sold out early last year! Don't miss out on the fun that will teach kids right and last a lifetime!


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**Note: All riders will have a coach evaluation as to the level and abilities to best know how to coach them the first day. They will also properly adjust their seat, brakes, and shifter positions to the proper placement.

Program Registration Refund Policy:

  • A $10.00 bookkeeping fee is non-refundable for each program/registration.
  • Refund requests made before the registration period/deadline has ended will receive a full refund minus the $10.00 bookkeeping fee.
  • After the registration period/deadline has ended, a refund of 50% of program fee will be offered.
  • No refunds will be offered once the program has started, beginning with the first class, first lesson, coaches meeting, etc.