Programs & Lessons

Youth

Adult

Radical Riders

RADICAL RIDERS

This five week learn-to-ride program covers a variety of topics that involve all aspects of riding with a 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.

$125 includes trail passes

Spring Session:

Saturdays 10am-12pm May 14, 21, 28, June 4, 18 (* no class June 11)

Saturdays 1pm-3pm May 14, 21, 28, June 4, 18 (*no class June 11)

Sundays 10am-12pm May 15, 22, 29, June 5, 19 (* no class June 12)

Thursdays 6pm-8pm May 19, 26, June 2, 9, 16

Fall Session:

Saturdays 10am-12pm Sept 10, 17, Oct 1, 8, 15 (*no class Sept 24)

Saturdays 1pm-3pm Sept 10, 17, Oct 1, 8, 15 (* no class Sept 24)

Sundays 10am-12pm Sept 11, 18, 25, Oct 2, 9

RADICAL RIDERS TEENS

RADICAL RIDERS TEENS

(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 techniques  to be more successful riders.

$125 including Trail passes

Spring Session

Saturdays 1pm-3pm May 14, 21, 28, June 4, 18 (*no class June 11)

Fall Session

Saturdays 1pm-3pm Sept 10, 17, Oct 1, 8, 15 (*no class Sept 24)

CAMP HARDWOOD

CAMP HARDWOOD

OUTDOOR ADVENTURES CAMP (ages 5-10)

MOUNTAIN BIKE CAMP (6-13 years of age)
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 3rd and ending August 25th. Theme days, camp games, and lots of outdoor adventures add to the memorable summer experience at Camp Hardwood.
Activities Include:   B(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.

Camp Hardwood OPEN HOUSE
Drop in Saturday April 29, 2017 between 10:00-3:00pm to see the facilities, meet the staff, and register!
Weeks:
1: July 3-7
2: July 10-14
3: July 17-21 (High Skills Week)
4: July 24-28
5: July 31 -Aug 4
6: August 8-11 (4 day week is discounted)
7: August 14-18
8: August 21-25

Click Here to Register

School GroupsGroups

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.  For available dates please contact programs@hardwoodskiandbike.ca

TEAM HARDWOOD

TEAM HARDWOOD:

Team Hardwood-Trek is one of Canada’s largest, longest running, and most successful mountain bike development programs. As a true Active for Life program, our NCCP certified coaches work in partnership with our families to not only develop good athletes, but great citizens too! Our motto is Riding is Fun, Racing is Fun, Friends are for Life.
For specific program details or any other questions about Team Hardwood-Trek, email Rob Fex headcoach@teamhardwoodtrek.ca

RIDE BETTER

RIDE BETTER

Try one of our  clinics to improve your mountain bike skills. Our instructors are certified with NCCP and are passionate riders. Clinics are offered Saturday or Sunday mornings at10:00am. 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:

 Sat May 7th          Sun June 5th

Sat July 16th          Sun August 7th

$52  includes a full day trail pass

Ride Better Level 2        10am-11am

NEW- 1 hour clinics working on specific skills.  Sign up for just one or all 4

Corners- Sunday May 15th

Descents – Saturday June 4th

Climbs – Sunday July 10th

Obstacles – Saturday August 6th

$35 includes a full day trail pass ($90 for 3 clinics)

$25 for season’s pass holders ($65 for 3 clinics)

Private Lessons

Private Lessons

Individuals and groups can sign up for private lessons with a trained instructor. Each lesson is 45 minutes 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.

$21 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 clinics, yoga and great food.

3 Hour Clinics  9:30am- 12:30pm    – $75

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

Dates: Saturday May 14th,     Saturday July 9th,      Saturday August 27th

Women’s Day Clinic  – 9:30am-4pm  –  $175

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

  • Instruction for Beginner/Intermediate riders
  • Drills and Skills to improve Singletrack riding
  • Trail pass included
  • Yoga
  • Full Lunch and snacks included

Date: Saturday June 4th

CYCLO-CROSS CLINIC

CYCLO-CROSS CLINICS

Choose from a full day Race Clinic Sept 4th or the 2 hour Intro Clinic Sept 7th

 

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

Gear Up

Gear Up

Bring your riding to the next level. This 4 week program is for adults 17 years of age or older who are comfortable on single track but would like to bring their skill and confidence to the next level. This program runs Thursdays from 6:00pm to 8:00pm, beginning May 19.

Season Pass holders $95

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: April 4 & 5, 2016

Registration: Coming soon…

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.