We're sorry, but this activity is over. The last meeting was Thursday, July 17, 2014.
Whether you want to become a mountain bike pro or are just checking out the sport for the first time, this four day co-ed camp will help develop the knowledge you need to safely shred on your bike. Build skills and discover different riding styles at four unique locations: Gateway Green or Ventura Park Pump Track, Powell Butte Nature Park, the Cascade Locks trail system and Sandy Ridge.
You'll learn basic body positioning, bike handling, climbing, cornering, wheel lifts and taking small jumps. This camp also teaches trail ethics, parks ecology, and includes an opportunity to give back to nature through a service project. Beginners are welcome and encouraged! Loaner bikes will be provided or you may bring your own bike to ride. Helmets are required and will be available to borrow as well. We are proud to partner with The Dirt Dojo, Northwest Trail Alliance, BTA and PBOT for this camp! Sponsored by Portland Design Works.
Completed Health Form& Medical Release required.
Questions? Please contact the Environmental Education Office: 503-823-3601
Bring: backpack, water, lunch, snacks, bike and helmet (if you have them).
Wear: close-toed sturdy shoes (NO FLIP FLOPS OR SANDALS), and sunscreen.
CAMP MEETS 9am - 5pm each day.
Youth Mountain Bike Camp - TEA #1025434
From July 13, 2015 to July 17, 2014
9am to 5pm
Education & Enrichment
Camp - Day
5. Teen (11yrs - 17yrs)
Full. Waiting List registration is open.
At least 11 but less than 16
EPCC - Parking Lot at East Portland Community Center
Portland Parks & Recreation