Well I must say this last week in Utah at the Wasatch Backcountry Rescue International Dog School was quite a success. The adventures started with having a service dog in the airport, to flying in an AirMed helicopter to an avalanche scenario on the final day of class. Monty was ...Read More
Safety First! National Safety Month occurs every year in January. Many ski areas across the country participate in Safety Month to educate skiers and snowboarders about being safe, and to use common sense on the slopes. National Safety Month includes a poster drawing contest, a photo contest, and participating resorts also compete for ...Read More
Alyeska’s youngest Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever Monty, has arrived in the great state of Utah where he will be joining other rescue dogs from all over the world for specialty training with Wasatch Backcountry Rescue search and rescue dog school. Wasatch Backcountry Rescue International Dog School is a four day ...Read More
New! Are your kids looking for some exciting opportunities to get out in the Girdwood Valley, meet friends, and grow as mountain bikers? New this year Alyeska Resort Mountain Bike School will be offering multiple Downhill Mountain Bike Skills Camps, in three different sessions throughout the summer. These Mountain Biking Skills Camps will be the best summer fun your 10-15 year olds have ever had.
Several weekends through the summer your kids will spend the day with likeminded riders while being overseen and guided by Alyeska Resort’s professionally certified mountain bike coaches (PMBI). Our coaches will teach your kids how to make the most of the Alyeska Resort Bike Park.
Groups will be created based on ability, so whether they're here to learn the basics, improve cornering skills, practice maneuvers, or learn and improve their jumping skills, we’ll have them covered!!
June 28 & 29
July 5 & 6
July 12 & 13
August 2 & 3
August 9 & 10
August 16 & 17
September 6 & 7
September 13 & 14
September 20 & 21
3 Day (Saturday or Sunday) $119
6 Day (Saturday & Sunday) $199
10 – 15 years old
12 pm – 4:30 pm (4 hours of riding/coaching – half hour of supervised lunch)
In the Alyeska Resort Daylodge
Download the 2014 Bike School Release and bring the completed form to the Daylodge when you sign up for camps.
For more information, call the Ticket Office: 907-754-2275
Please Note: A valid 2014 Alyeska Resort mountain bike season pass or mountain bike lift ticket is required and not included in the Skills Camp cost. Mountain bikes should be suitable for the Alyeska Resort Bike Park. Mountain bikes should have a minimum of front suspension and disc brakes; full-suspension is highly recommended. Knee pads, elbow pads, gloves and full face helmet are required. Mountain bikes and/or rentals are not included in the Skills Camp cost.