Mountain Bike Camp

Do you have adventurous kids who want to hit the trails? This camp is designed to teach them how to handle all that our local mountain bike trails have to offer.

For both of the camp options below, the following equipment is required:

  • Well-functioning mountain bike (a BMX style bike will not work for the terrain we will be covering)
  • Helmet
  • Full lunch with 2 snacks and water bottle each day
  • Sunscreen

Please see the descriptions below to find the camp best for your child!

So you have this awesome mountain bike; what next?  This three day camp is designed to teach basic mountain bike skills: shifting, bike anatomy, climbing, etc. We will use the trails and challenges at Gateway Park to instruct the campers, which culminates on Friday with a trip to the Town Creek Bike Park in Pickens.

Eligible Ages: 6 – 9

Schedule: July 17th – 19th, 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM.

Cost: $125; $156.25 for out of county residents

  • A limited number of scholarships are available to those who need assistance. Click Here to learn more and apply

You have conquered a lot of our local trails and now you want a true test. This week-long camp is built to test your limits and help you surpass them. We will use the trails and challenges of Gateway Park to get ready for our 3 trips during the week.

We will challenge Pleasant Ridge County Park trail system, Issaqueena Trail system and Town Creek Trail system. Admission to this camp will require the rider to complete a questionnaire about their riding experience.

Eligible Ages: 10 – 13

Schedule: July 22nd – 26th, 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM.

Cost: $175; $218.75 for out of county residents

  • A limited number of scholarships are available to those who need assistance. Click Here to learn more and apply

For more details, please read through the Program Guide or contact Joni Dilworth at [email protected].

Registration Information

Registration opens on Monday, February 4th, 2019 and you can register online or in person.

Each camper will be required to bring to the first day of camp a receipt indicating that their bike has been inspected by a professional bike repair retailer no less than 2 weeks prior to when Mtn. Bike Camp begins.

Register Online

Register in Person

Please download, print, and complete the registration form below. You can submit your information, paperwork, and payment at:

Greenville County Parks, Recreation & Tourism
4806 Old Spartanburg Rd, Taylors, SC 29687