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Bike Clinics

KEYSTONE ACADEMY

Interested in downhill mountain biking, but don’t know where to start? Let the Keystone Bike Academy get you on the right track. It’s the perfect opportunity to learn this exhilarating sport at a pace and skill level the whole family will enjoy.  Please call (970) 496-4386 for details and reservations.

 
Bike 101

 Learn how to balance, shift, and control your speed with proper mountain biking technique.  Familiarize yourself with overall riding protocol and safety. This clinic includes an introductory lesson on single track and dirt roads from mid mountain, bike rental, and protective gear. Bike haul tickets included with packages are good all day. Bike 101 and 201 include (freeride bike or similar) with protective gear (helmet, knee/shin/elbow pads).

First Timers Package: $125

Lesson Only: $56
Same Day Savings! Add Bike 201 to your day at a discounted rate.
Lesson Upgrade: $77
Both clinics must be completed on the same day to receive this deal.




Bike 201 

In this clinic you will learn how to build upon the basic skills, such as navigating sharp corners and riding on loose dirt. This clinic includes instruction and a 7 mile descent on our beginner trail on Dercum Mtn., bike rental, protective gear, and lift ticket.  Bike haul tickets included with packages are good all day. Bike 101 and 201 include (freeride bike or similar) with protective gear (helmet, knee/shin/elbow pads).

Bumps & Bends Package: $140

Lesson Only: $56
Downhill Bike Upgrade (Full Suspension 8" travel downhill bike): $35
Upgrade Full Day Rental: $15



Women’s Wednesdays Bike Clinic
Women rule on Wednesdays at Keystone. Shred the Keystone Bike Park with other women riders and a certified female coach to guide you through skill progression. Sessions are 3 weeks long, scheduled on Wednesday afternoons. This is the perfect opportunity to give mountain biking a try while meeting other women to ride with.

Dates:
Session 1: June 14, 21, 28
Session 2: July 12, 19, 26
Session 3: August 9, 16, 23

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Cost: Lift Ticket, Bike, Helmet & Gear: $199
Lesson & Lift Only: $138   |   Lesson Only: $84
Reservations: To reserve a spot call Activities and Dining 970-496-4386.



Private Instruction Only (family private rates available)

Looking for a more personalized lesson to cater to your skill set? Private lessons help improve your techniques and downhill riding skills. Receive instant feedback and personal attention with our professional mountain bike instructors.
2-hour: $150
3-hour: $180
6-hour: $300

NEW! Dirt Camp

Keystone Bike Park introduces Dirt Camp, a new mountain bike camp for kids ages 9-13, led by Keystone Bike Park's professional coaches! Dirt Camp will focus on developing the bike skills necessary to tackle terrain found on the Keystone Bike Park and throughout the trails of Colorado. Small groups of 5-6 riders will benefit from 1:1 instruction with Keystone Bike Academy’s professional and passionate staff.

Our progression-focused camp curriculum welcomes riders of all abilities for a fun, social experience. Kids will grow biking skills and learn to be trail stewards with the help of the Keystone Bike Park trails maintenance crew. Campers will also enjoy the Dirt Camp Olympics, fostering continued skill development.

Dates:
Session 1: June 26-30
Session 2: July 17-21

Time: 9:00am-3:00 daily

Cost: $299 per camper
Includes instruction, dirt camp swag, daily bike/equipment storage during camp, Keystone Bike Haul ticket, and trail access via bike academy shuttle. 

What to Expect/What to Bring:
Participants must be comfortable riding a bike and familiar with the skills of braking and cornering. Participants should be prepared to bike 8-12 miles each day on a combination of XC and downhill trails. Participants much bring: mountain bike with minimum of front suspension, helmet, water bottle or CamelBak, sunscreen, athletic footwear, and a bag lunch. Elbow and knee pads are recommended. 




Bike Rental Upgrades

Full Suspension 8" travel downhill bike: $35
Additional bike upgrades are available at Keystone Sports.


Reservations
Please call (970) 496-4386 for details and reservations.

Contact Us:

Got a question for our bike crew? Email them at KeystoneBikePark@vailresorts.com
To learn more about bike rentals and lift tickets, call 800-354-4FUN (4386).

For more information, email any questions to keystoneinfo@vailresorts.com or call 970-496-4FUN (4386).

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