Programs & Lessons

Youth

Adult

Radical Riders

RADICAL RIDERS 2018    ($145 inc trail passes or $219 inc Seasons pass)

 

 

This five week learn-to-mountain bike program covers a variety of skills that will focus on FUNdamentals. Through activities and games, Radical Riders will learn riding techniques such as climbing, descending, obstacles, braking, gearing, and how to properly adjust their bike to fit themselves.


Spring Session:

Saturdays 10am-12pm May 12-June 9

Saturdays 1pm-3pm May 12 – June 9

Sundays 10am-12pm May 13 – June 10

Thursdays 5:30pm-7:30pm May 17-June 14

Fall Session:

Saturdays 10am-12pm Sept 8-Oct 13 **no class on Sept 22**

Sundays 10am-12pm Sept 9-Oct 7

 

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RADICAL RIDERS TEENS

RADICAL RIDERS TEENS

     ($145 inc Trail passes  $219 inc Seasons pass)

 

 

(13-15 years of age)

Radical Riders teens is for young teens with an interest in becoming more skilled on the trails. With a focus on obstacles, corners, and singletrack riding this course will help teens develop the skills  to be a more confident riders.

Spring Session

Saturdays 1pm-3pm May 12- June 9

 

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CAMP HARDWOOD

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OUTDOOR ADVENTURES CAMP 2018    $235 (ages 5-10)  – Early bird pricing of $215 until May 1st.

MOUNTAIN BIKE CAMP 2018  $285  (6-13 years of age) – Early bird pricing of $270 until May 1st.
Camp Hardwood provides an exciting  day camp experience. Choose from our Specialized Mountain Bike Camp or the Outdoor Adventures Camp. We offer camp in weekly sessions starting July 2nd and ending August 24th. Theme days, camp games, and lots of outdoor adventures add to the memorable summer experience at Camp Hardwood.

Check us out at the Camp Open House   May 26th 10am-3pm

Hours:  8:30am -4:15pm Mondays to Fridays

Lunch Option:  $50 per week.  Click on the link to see the menu  Camp Lunches 2018

Activities Include:   (Bike Camp only)
– Trail Riding & Adventure Park Skills B
 Entry into Wednesday Night Race & Dinner with Parents B
– Bike Maintenance B
– Disc Golf
– Low Ropes Course
– Beach Volleyball
– Fun Outdoor Challenges & Group Games
– Orienteering and Leadership

Our Staff
Camp Hardwood employs senior high school and college/university students who possess a strong background in riding, leadership and working with children. The Staff are ready to lead the campers through lots of fun, learning and adventures.

Weeks:
1: July 2-6
2: July 9-13
3: July 16-20
4: July 23-27
5: July 30-Aug 3
6: August 7-10 (4 day week is discounted)
7: August 13-17
8: August 20-24

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Mountain Bike Rentals available $110 per week -limited availability

School Groups

School Groups

Bring your class for a day of Mountain Biking, Low Ropes, Disc Golf, Orienteering and Human Foosball.  With many activities to choose from your students will be able to explore the trails and challenge themselves with new activities.

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For available dates please contact programs@hardwoodskiandbike.ca

HARDWOOD NEXT WAVE

Hardwood Next Wave

To provide an enriching environment that cultivates excellence in skills, performance, and attitude through a tradition of teamwork, commitment, and humility. Our ultimate goal at Hardwood Next Wave is to develop life-long cycling ambassadors, from enthusiasts to World Cup athletes, where everyone can experience the values and joy cycling can foster.

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RIDE BETTER

RIDE BETTER

Try one of our  clinics to improve your mountain bike skills. Lead by instructors with years of experience. Clinics are offered Saturday or Sunday mornings at 10am. A trail pass is included in the cost of the clinic. 3-6 participants/clinic.

Ride Better Level 1      10am-12pm

Learn the basics if you are new to single track but comfortable on a bike.  Our instructors will help you gain confidence and get you rolling into this fun sport :

 Sat May 5th          Sun June 10th

Sat July 28th         Sun September 9th

$52 includes a full day trail pass

Ride Better Level 2        10am-12pm

Ride faster, bigger, better.  This 2 hour clinic is for riders who have experience mountain biking but want to increase their skill and confidence.

Topics include: Corners, obstacles, climbs and descents.

Sun June 3rd

Sat  July 7th

$52 Includes Trail Pass

$45 for Season’s Pass holder

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Private Lessons

Private Lessons

     ($56)

 

 

Individuals and groups can sign up for private lessons with a trained instructor. Each lesson is 1 hour and can be booked between 10:00am and 3:00pm. All lessons must be booked three days in advance over the phone, and a trail pass must be purchased.

$22 for each additional person

WOMEN’S CLINIC

WOMEN’S CLINIC

Hardwood Ski and Bike invites women to one of our four women’s clinics. These clinics will offer instruction for beginner and intermediate recreational riders. Choose from our 3-hour clinics or come and ride with us for a full day of skills, mechanics, great food, and other activities.

3 Hour Clinics  9:30am- 12:30pm    – $95

  • Instruction for Beginner/Intermediate Level
  • Focus on Skill Development & Technique
  • Trail Riding
  • Includes Snack

Dates: Saturday, May 12th

Ultimate Women’s Mountain Bike Day   – 9:30am-4pm   $215

Take a day and get riding.  This full-day clinic will keep you in gear.

  • Instruction for Beginner/Intermediate riders by Guest instructors Charlotte Batty and Jenn Jackson
  • Drills and Skills to improve Singletrack riding
  • Trail Rides
  • Great activities
  • Organic nutritious and delicious lunch

Date: Saturday, June 2nd

 

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CYCLO-CROSS CLINIC

CYCLO-CROSS CLINICS

Choose from a full day Clinic (Instructor and date to be determined)

or the 2 hour Intro Clinic Sept 5th 5:30pm – 7:30pm with Andrew Watson

 

  • Riding Position
  • Mounting/Dismounting
  • Shouldering
  • Cornering
  • Acceleration
  • Riding in snow, mud and sand
  • Climbing/Descending
  • Bike Set-up/Maintenance
  • Clothing and Equipment
  • Race Tactics

 

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NCCP COACHING COURSE

NCCP COACHING COURSE

 

The Community Initiation Coaching Course is a National Coaching Certified Program (NCCP) for coaches who will primarily work with novice pre-competitive cyclists at the community level. The focus is on FUNdamentals, Learn to Train, and Train to Train development stages of the Long Term Athlete Development model (LTAD). This course is geared towards volunteers, parents, recreational program administrators and counselors. You will require riding experience to enroll in this course.

Dates: To be determind

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Book your own course – good for highschool coaches or community programs :  contact programs@hardwoodskiandbike.ca  for details

 

CORPORATE GROUPS

CORPORATE GROUPS

Hardwood Ski and Bike is situated in the picturesque forests of the picturesque forests of Oro-Medonte which makes it the ideal location to host a corporate outing. Mountain biking, disc golf, volleyball and orienteering will encourage teamwork and communication which are skills that can be transferred back to the workplace.

Meeting space with AV equipment and full catering are available. Rejuvenate your staff and their spirits by rewarding them with a visit to Hardwood Ski and Bike this summer.