Downhill Biking Lessons
Your Turn |$99
Lesson, Rental and Ticket
The Your Turn program is an all-in-one package to get started riding downhill. The package includes a one-hour lesson, rental bike and protection, and a lift ticket. This introductory program is for riders who have never tried downhill before and want to learn. Your Turn will give you the skills and confidence you need to take on downhill mountain bike trails.
When You Arrive
Check in at The Whistle Stop Bike Center to get started. From there, you'll go to the Downhill Center to get your bike, protection and meet your coach. In the lesson, you'll learn biking techniques, how to handle banked turns & rollers, how to load and unload the lift, and more. After that, it's your turn to take a lap down Mainline with your coach.
Lesson Times: 10:30AM | 12:30PM | 2:30PM
Check in at The Whistle Stop Bike Center at least 30 minutes prior to your lesson time.
Between the Berms | Ladies Ride
Dedicate an afternoon outside to improve your downhill riding skills. Led by female instructors, this women-centered ride is focused on having fun and providing tips to help your riding progression. All levels welcome.
Never tried downhill before? No problem! Our instructors will ease you into the sport with tips to give you a leg up on the basics. No matter your current skill level, this ride is geared to help you gain confidence for the next time you go out riding on your own.
When You Arrive
Check in at the Downhill Center to meet your instructor, and pick up your bike if you reserved a rental.
Lesson Time: Sundays | 1:00 - 3:30PM
(ticket and rental sold separately)
Need a Bike Rental?
To ensure availability, we suggest you reserve your bike rental first, prior to reserving your Between the Berms session.
Health & Safety Guidelines
- Limited to 5 guests per lesson
- Six feet of distance is maintained between participants and coach whenever possible.
Cancellation Policy: If you cancel up to two days prior to the date of your reservation, you will receive a refund. If you cancel one day prior to the date of your reservation, you will receive a Loon-only credit in that dollar amount, to be used during the current season. If you cancel the day of your reservation, you will be charged in full. For COVID-19 related cancellations, reservations may be refunded on a case-by-case basis, with a doctor's note or positive SARS-COV-2 test result. Please contact us directly regarding your reservation.