Our Free Ride Program is a great way for kids to develop their riding skills, meet new friends and explore the Mt. Washington Bike Park all in a fun, organized environment! Our PMBIA-certified coaches provide a safe, fun, and exciting learning experience that helps progress kids to the next stage in their biking development. This is a 4-week group ride program designed for riders aged 7 to 12 who range from beginner to intermediate riding levels.
Starting August 5th, kids will work with the same coach every week learning basic and technical riding skills as well as playing games and learning about bike and Bike Park safety and etiquette. Free Ride group sizes are a maximum of 5 students, providing a perfect balance of learning and socializing.
FREE RIDE ABILITY LEVELS
PROGRAMAug. 5, 2023 - Aug. 26, 2023
4-Week Camp(ages 7-12)
Add Season Pass(ages 7-12)
Add Armour Package(4-week)
Add Bagged Lunch(4-week)
Mt. Washington’s Alpine Adventure Camps are 4-day camps for kids aged 7 to 12 years old. Activities include hiking, scenic chairlift rides, mountain biking, games, scavenger hunts, disc golf and so much more! Our experienced leaders and guest educators will ensure all camp “adventurers” have the time of their lives while in a safe and controlled environment.
Possible Camp Breakdown:
Dates: July 24th – 27th, August 14th-17th
Time: 10 am - 3 pm
To effectively participate in the Alpine Adventure Camp bike portion, children must have basic bike skills.
Season Pass Holders
Add 4-day Lunch
**Add Bus Transportation
*bike rental and armour available at a 20% discount.
** Bus transportation will be departing the Experience Comox Valley visitor centre at 9 am and returning at 4pm for camp participants. You can find the centre at: 3607 Small Rd #101, Cumberland, BC V9N 3Z8
CALLING ALL FEMALE RIDERS! GRAVITY MTB is proud to team up with Mt. Washington Alpine Resort to offer a 2-day lift-accessed “Ladies Only DH Camp” clinic at Vancouver Island’s mountain bike destination resort!
The clinic is geared towards ladies who are new to the sport of mountain biking as well as experienced riders who are looking to improve their skills while experiencing the thrill of riding in a bike park. It will focus on the Green and entry-level Blue trails and teach basic skills such as body position, cornering, braking/accelerating, line choice, trail manoeuvres as well as Bike Park etiquette and safety.
The weekend is made up of professional instruction by PMBIA-certified coaches, stunning views and a laid-back atmosphere. Riding with like-minded ladies on flowy trails makes for a very memorable weekend.
LADIES GRAVITY DH
$379.00 or $479.00
10:30 am - 4 pm
Novice to advanced
*** Bike rental and armour rentals can be added at a 20% discount if required.
Are you looking to step your bike park skills up to the next level and learn how to safely gain airtime over those jumps and drops that have intimidated you in the past? This full-day clinic* will have you approaching and executing jumps and drops safely, with confidence and speed.
Join us for this 1-day clinic where one of our expert guides will teach you how to safely go fast and pull up, learning the fundamental skills required to effectively ride those trickier lines in the bike park.
Participants should be comfortable riding all blue trails in the Mount Washington Bike Park and ready to step up to hit those entry-level drops and jumps.
Where you will ride: Skills area, Blue/black level trails
JUMP & DROP CLINIC
Add Bike Rental
Add Armour Package(ages 13+)
*Clinic runs from 10 am-3 pm, with an hour break for lunch
Bike rental & armour packages can be added on at 20% discount
$19.00- 2-hour Ladies Night ticket (5:30pm to 7:30pm)
Tots 3+ are permitted to Ride the Eagle Chairlift Scenic Chairlift ride provided the child must be able to aid in self-rescue in the unlikely event of an emergency.
Children 6+ are permitted to Ride in the Bike Park provided the child must be able to aid in self-rescue in the unlikely event of an emergency as well as being a competent rider, and having a bike that meets all our requirements.