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Learn To Shred With the Best

Weekly sessions after school and on weekends include small-group instruction and non-competitive, skills-oriented fun! Older kids and teens grow together as they explore Hale’s trail network and skills park.

From Booters to Big Air

Our developmental approach guides young riders from learning the basics to perfecting jumps. Experienced coaches teach them to use and maintain bikes, observe fundamental riding principles, and navigate various types of terrain.

Tuesdays from 4:30–6 PM
Instructor: Chris Nichols

Age: 7–10
Dates: September 19, 2023–October 31, 2023
A group of people riding mountain bikes in a wooded area.

Thursdays from 4:30–6:30 PM
Instructor: Chris Nichols

Age: 11–15
Dates: September 21, 2023–November 2, 2023
A young man riding a mountain bike in the woods.

Saturdays 9:30–11 AM
Instructor: Leslie Riding

Age: 8–13
Dates: September 9, 2023–October 21, 2023
A middle school girl on a mountain bike.

Frequently Asked Questions

No. Wild Ones MTB is a skill development program. We teach kids to become confident, well-rounded riders who are part of a larger community.

Yes. We ask that each participant has a mountain bike that is in good working order and fits the rider.

Wild Ones MTB rides all over Hale. Practices begin near Noanet Landing—from there, riders explore 22+ miles of trails throughout our 1,200 acres of adventure.

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