Take A Kid Mountain Biking Night

June 10, 2016 6:00 pm @ 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Tourist Park Campground

906 Adventure Team, Range Mountain Bike Club-RAMBA and NTN Singletrack are partnering to offer families an opportunity to get outside and have some fun.

Event Summary:

Area families are invited to join us for an evening of bike riding fun at Tourist Park in Marquette. We will host group rides beginning at 6:00pm. Dinner will be served at 7:00pm. There will be teeter-totter and skinny obstacles for parents and children to test their skills. If your children get tired of riding bikes (will that ever happen?) there is a playground!


*** Be advised we are staggering group ride start times.

Rides leave
6:00pm ADVANCED Youth: Fast. Experienced riders. No stops. 100% singletrack. This ride will be limited to a small number of riders. Youth riders must be very proficient on his or her bike. Return 7:15.

6:10pm INTERMEDIATE Youth: No drop ride. Parents accompany youth. Moderate pace. Occassional stop. Mix of singletrack and two track. Best suited for youth who have experienced mixed trail riding and those who feel comfortable in singletrack. Return 7:15

6:15pm BMX Track/INTERMEDIATE Youth: Parents must accompany youth. We’re going to limit this group to 20 Kids. The BMX track is a bunch of fun but we do caution parents – for inexperienced children we advise extreme caution. It is only advisable to choose this ride if your child is familiar with BMX or very proficient on his or her bike. Return 7:15.

6:30pm BEGINNER Youth: No drop ride. Parents must accompany youth. Some gentle singletrack around Tourist Park with mostly two-track riding on the other side of the river. Great introduction to mountain biking and opportunity to have some fun. Return 7:15.

6:40pm STRIDERS/BALANCE BIKES: If we have enough youth on strider and balance bikes we will take a fun ride on the trails around the Tourist Park Playground! Return 7:15.

Pizza will be delivered at 7:00pm. Refreshments will be provided.



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