Mountain Bike Camps

2009 Mountain Info

The Bend Cycling Club offers action-packed mountain bike rides to young people who are excited about improving their cycling skills and fitness levels.

Program Details

  • Ages 8-16
  • Beginner to Advanced: Riders will be placed in groups daily by ability so everyone can ride comfortably.
  • Work to improve riding skills while having a whole lot of fun.
  • Provide a safe and affordable way for youth to enjoy mountain biking this spring and summer.
  • Ten sessions per Camp.
  • Five Camps this summer! Join us for one camp or the entire program.
  • Shuttle Service: contact us if your child would like to sign up for transportation from school to practice.

Costs and Dates

  • $165 per Camp for Monday, Wednesday and Friday
  • $135 per Camp for only Wednesday and Friday
  • All Sessions meet from 4-6 pm
  • All Saturday Super Tours are 9 am – 2 pm
  • Camp One – April 6-24; Saturday Super Tour – April 25
  • Camp Two – May 4-22; Saturday Super Tour – May 23
  • Please note: A Parent Clinic is available during Camp Two! See the Parent Clinic page for details.
  • Camp Three – May 25 – June 12. Saturday Super Tour – June 13.
  • Camp Four – June 15 – July 3. Sunday Super Tour – June 28
  • Camp Five – July 6 – 24. Saturday Super Tour – July 25.

What’s Included

  • Experienced, trained and enthusiastic coaches
  • Bike Tag World Championships of the World (and prizes!)
  • Club T Shirt
  • Transportation for Saturday’s Super Tours
  • Opportunities to try out racing
  • Trail Work Volunteer opportunities
  • Bike Safety
  • Trail Etiquette
  • Bike Fits
  • Individual Learning Progressions
  • Travel opportunities to races and special events
  • Tuition assistance for families who demonstrate financial need (see forms on Registration page)

What You Need

  • Daily Transportation – Unless you sign up for our School Shuttle Service
  • Mountain Bike, Helmet, Appropriate Clothes and Shoes
  • Patch kit, spare tube and tools are recommended.
  • Gloves and sunglasses are a must!
  • Water & Snacks: Riders need water and snacks. Camelbacks or water bottle cages are a requirement.

We hold practices rain or shine — please come prepared for the weather. Cotton/fleece sweatshirts are not appropriate for rainy days!

Start/End Locations

Shevlin Park 4610 off Skyliners Rd COD Access off Century Dr