High Peaks Mountain Bike Center at Mount Van Hoevenberg (OSC) is celebrating 20 years of helping riders become better. The Center offers excellent opportunities to ride some of the best trails in the Adirondacks. With well over 20K of world class single track trails and even more double track trails, we offer something for everyone. Rental bikes, lessons, repair center, slalom and trail courses with a friendly and professional staff. To hone your skills sign up for a Fun Not Fear Dirt Camp and become the rider you always wanted to be. Our downtown Lake Placid Store, High Peaks Cyclery, has a repair, rental and sales department. We are located mile from the famed Lussi Trail System. Park and Ride right from our parking lot.

Check out the Mt. Van Hoevenberg XC MTB Trails.

For some downhill action go to the Whiteface Mountain Downhill Center.

 

Cost for all MTB instruction:

$240.00 per 1/2 day for 1 to 3 people and $60.00 for each additional person.

$300.00 per day for 1 or 2 people and $100.00 for each additional person.

See the Guide Service page for more information on our rates. 

Make your reservation now!

If you want to register for one of our guided trips please send an email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the dates you want to reserve OR call us at 518-523-3764 and make your reservation over the phone.  

Our open enrollment Dirt Camps give you the opportunity to get quality instruction in a group setting among other people of similar skill levels.  Courses will only run if the minimum enrollment is met so please contact us if you're interested.  Check the schedule below for dates these courses are being offered in 2014.

Come spend one or two days with our expert staff at our MT. Bike Center in Lake Placid. Enjoy over 50km of trails and hone your skills before you head off into the High Peaks for adventure.

Dirt Camp Registration Form

1-Day Dirt Camp

This introductory course will teach you the fundamentals of mountain bike riding on a variety of terrain.  Area covered will include:

  • body positioning
  • setting up your bike properly
  • descending skills
  • climbing skills
  • overcoming fears

Cost: $150 / person

Minimum Enrollment: 2 people

2-Day Dirt Camp

This two day course will cover all of the fundamentals on day one and then build upon those on day two with more advanced terrain and riding situations.

Cost: $300 / person

Minimum Enrollment: 2 people


 

2014 Dirt Camp Schedule

  

JULY 2014

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

 

 1

2

3

4

 

 

 

5

 

2-Day Dirt Camp Day 1

6

 

2-Day Dirt Camp

Day 2

 

 

7

8

9

10

11

 

1-Day Dirt Camp

12

 

2-Day Dirt Camp Day 1

13

 

2-Day Dirt Camp

Day 2

 

14

15

16

17

18

 

1-Day Dirt Camp

19

 

2-Day Dirt Camp Day 1

 

20

 

2-Day Dirt Camp

Day 2 

21

22

23

24

25

 

1-Day Dirt Camp

26

 

2-Day Dirt Camp Day 1

 

27

 

2-Day Dirt Camp

Day 2 

 

28

29

30

 31

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

AUGUST 2014

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

 

 

 

 

1

 

1-Day Dirt Camp

 

2

 

2-Day Dirt Camp Day 1

3

 

2-Day Dirt Camp

Day 2

 

 

4

5

6

7

8

 

1-Day Dirt Camp

9

 

2-Day Dirt Camp Day 1

10

 

2-Day Dirt Camp

Day 2

 

11

12

13

14

15

 

1-Day Dirt Camp

16

 

2-Day Dirt Camp Day 1

 

17

 

2-Day Dirt Camp

Day 2 

18

19

20

21

22

 

1-Day Dirt Camp

23

 

2-Day Dirt Camp Day 1

 

24

 

2-Day Dirt Camp

Day 2 

 

25

26

27

 28

 29

30 

 

 

 

 31

 

SEPTEMBER 2014

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

 1

 2

 3

 4

5

 

1-Day Dirt Camp

 

6

 

2-Day Dirt Camp Day 1

7

 

2-Day Dirt Camp

Day 2

 

 

8

9

10

11

12

 

1-Day Dirt Camp

13

 

2-Day Dirt Camp Day 1

14

 

2-Day Dirt Camp

Day 2

 

15

16

17

18

19

 

1-Day Dirt Camp

20

 

2-Day Dirt Camp Day 1

 

21

 

2-Day Dirt Camp

Day 2 

22

23

24

25

26

 

1-Day Dirt Camp

27

 

2-Day Dirt Camp Day 1

 

28

 

2-Day Dirt Camp

Day 2 

 

29

30

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

With private instruction we have several popular options to choose from or we design a program around your expectations and skill level.  Either way you will get personalized instruction at a pace suited just for you.  

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

Make your reservation now!

If you want to register for one of our guided trips please send an email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the dates you want to reserve OR call us at 518-523-3764 and make your reservation over the phone.

 

 

 

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