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Psyched on Bikes
August 21, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
One event on August 14, 2019 at 6:00 pm
One event on August 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm
One event on August 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm
One event on August 13, 2019 at 5:30 pm
Come learn technical biking skills and make some new biking buddies all August long! Join us Wednesdays at 6pm (and Tuesday 8/13-5:30pm) to build your skills and put them to use. The Psyched on Bikes Series is perfect for both beginner and experienced mountain bikers as we will have activities for all skill sets. All are welcome! Please come wearing sturdy shoes and bring water!
August 7: Oak Hill Rail Trail at 6pm
August 13: Arrowhead Trail at 5:30pm
August 14: Beckley Rail Trail at 6pm
August 21: Southside Trail at 6pm
August 28: Southside Trail at 6pm
Trained volunteers will teach you biking techniques so you can build your skills throughout the month. The first two Wednesdays will be held on paved terrain where you can get comfortable riding outside on a smooth surface. The last two Wednesdays will be held at Rend Trail, an unpaved trail where you can enjoy your new skills!
Get Active in the Park activities are perfect for grand-families, groups with multiple interests, and individuals. All are welcome!
Youth are encouraged to attend but must be accompanied by a guardian and the adult must stay on site during the activity.
Please RSVP if you would like to use one of our mountain bikes or feel free to bring your own!
***Reservations required*** Reserve your spot by calling 304-894-2129 or emailing [email protected]
Get Active in the Park is an innovative partnership between the National Park Service and Active Southern West Virginia. Trained Community Captains deliver free, beginner-level instructional programs to the New River Gorge region. Get Active in the Park empowers our community to see outdoor spaces as a place for health and wellness to take place. This project was made possible in part by a grant from the National Park Foundation through generous support of the Coca-Cola Company and Coca-Cola Foundation.
Visit us at www.activeswv.org | 304-254-8488