Overview

This program is designed to launch a life-long love for mountain biking, trail running, hiking, and biathlon. Games, fun drills and experience will develop skills and confidence for lifelong activity. Individuals will be encouraged to challenge their boundaries in a fun and supportive environment. Our team will focus on creating a positive and rewarding atmosphere for all to participate in.

Summer

2020/2021 Program Details

TWO 4-WEEK SESSIONS | AGES 8-11

Summer Pathfinders offers two 4-week sessions designed around age and ability to create a supportive and fun atmosphere for children 8 to 11. Lessons are designed to introduce children to the techniques that will make a lifetime of biking and exploring enjoyable.

All programs will be 2 hours in length and include mountain bike riding, hiking, and biathlon, along with visits to Josie’s Cabin, special guests and other fun activities that support a love of an outdoor lifestyle. Participants in this program will work toward biking in one of the events at Mt. Van Hoevenberg or in the ADK Citizen Challenge Series events.

Our Citizens Race Challenge is a great way to cap off a great season of riding and running here at Mt. Van Hoevenberg. Join us here at the Lake Placid Olympic Nordic trails for a weekend of racing, music, food, and fun. Mountain bike riders compete in 3K, 6K, or 12K races the while trail runners can compete in either 1K, 5K, or 10K races.

Winter

2020/2021 PROGRAM DETAILS

Five-week sessions designed around age and ability create a supportive and fun atmosphere for children 5 to 11. Lessons are designed to introduce children to the techniques that will make a lifetime of skiing enjoyable.

All programs will be 2 hours in length and include indoor activities, visits to Josie’s Cabin, special guests and other fun activities that support a love of a Nordic Lifestyle. Skiers in this program will work toward skiing in one of the events at the Lake Placid Loppet weekend or in the ADK Citizen Challenge Series events.

The Pathfinders program will meet for 10 sessions on Saturday. Pricing To Be Determined

Pathfinders are encouraged to enter one of the Lake Placid Nordic Festival Citizen’s Challenge Races (3k, 6.25k, or 12.5k)

Schedule

2020/2021 PATHFINDER PROGRAM DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED AT A LATER DATE

Tickets

2020/2021 Pricing to be Announced Soon!

Program Fee (per session): TBD
Program Fee (for both sessions): TBD
Bike / Helmet Rental (per day): TBD