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Bike Park 101
An intro clinic tailored for first-time downhill mountain bike park riders looking to get a taste of the park. If you’re comfortable riding a bike on pavement, we’ll have you loving our easy cruising trails and learning areas. In a 2-hour session, our certified instructors will get you up to speed on the proper stance and body position, as well as elementary downhill bike control. You'll get started on the easy trails so you can get a feel for the excitement.
Novice and Intermediate Group Lessons
Our roster coaches are on hand to show you techniques, and to ensure you ride the best suited trail sequence that matches the ability of your group. We like to ensure that all our guests will walk away having learnt something new. Whether it's dialing in corners, braking techniques and tactics, line selection, or practicing pressure control and balance on your bike, improving jumping and drops technique, a group lesson is enough to shake off some of the rust, and get you excited about riding downhill.
Bike Park Tours
Already familiar with Downhill Mountain Biking? Take a Bike Park tour with one of our guides and let us show you around the Alyeska Resort Bike Park. Do you prefer banked corners, high speed trails, jump runs, tchnical trails, cruisey trails? We can take you to the goods.
Cross Country (XC) 101/Tours
This year, we will be offering a XC Bike Tour around the Glacier Valley. Under the guidance of our knowledgeable Bike Park staff, we can show you that there is a lot more to riding in Girdwood than just the Bike Park. The Cross Country (XC) trail network has a variety of trails available to your ability level, so why not have your guide custom tailor an epic XC ride just for you.
Cross Country (XC) and Downhill (DH) Private Lessons
The ultimate day of learning can be achieved with a private lesson. Whether it's with a group of your best friends, or you want to tackle the world of mountain biking one on one, your private coach can tailor a program specifically to meet your learning needs. Our private lessons deliver the highest levels of coaching, personalizing your progression on your bike to maximize your skill development. Coaching you on any trail, through any feature on the mountain, we ensure you'll be riding better and with more confidence.
Download the 2013 Bike School Release and bring the completed form to the Daylodge when you sign up for a lesson or tour.
|MTN BIKING LESSONS||
|DH Bike 101 - lesson only||$ 25.00|
|DH Bike 101 - lesson & lift ticket||$ 50.00|
|DH Bike 101 - lift, lesson & rental||$ 135.00|
|DH Novice Group Lesson - lesson only||$ 25.00|
|DH Novice Group Lesson - lesson & lift ticket||$ 50.00|
|DH Novice Group Lesson - lesson, lift tx and rental||$ 135.00|
|DH Intermediate Group Lesson - lesson only||$ 25.00|
|DH Intermediatee Group Lesson - lesson & lift ticket||$ 50.00|
|DH Intermediate Group Lesson - lesson, lift tx and rental||$ 135.00|
|DH Private Lesson||$ 50.00|
|DH Private Lesson Additional Person||$ 25.00|
|DH Bike Park Tour||$ 25.00|
|DH Bike Bike Park Tour - tour & lift ticket||$ 50.00|
|DH Bike Park Tour - lift tx, tour & rental||$ 135.00|
|XC Bike 101 lesson||$ 25.00|
|XC Bike 101 lesson & rental||$ 55.00|
|XC Bike Tour||$ 25.00|
|XC Bike Tour & XC Bike Rental||$ 55.00|
|XC Bike Private Lessons||$ 50.00|
|XC Bike Additional Person||$ 25.00|
Downhill Lessons & Tours
Available Friday to Sunday from July 4 - October 14 (plus holiday Mondays)
12:30 - 2:30 pm or 3 - 5 pm . Meet and register for all downhill lessons and tours at the Daylodge Bike Hub.
Daylodge Bike Hub: 907-754-2283
Ticket Office: 907-754-2275
Half price bike rental for a half-day (3pm - 6pm) when you buy a bike lift ticket.
Free one-hour familiarization tour of the Bike Park. Fridays at 1pm only. Open to anyone.
Cross Country Lessons & Tours
Available 7 days a week. Please call (907) 754-2539 or (907) 754-2536 to schedule.
All lessons, tours and instructors offered at Alyeska Resort are certified by Profession Mountain Bike Instructors