Bear Valley Adventure Sport Festival

Mt. Biking - "Grizzly Challenge"

Bear Valley has some of the best mountain biking trails in the Sierra Nevada and is home of the 3rd Annual "Grizzly Challenge" on August 15th & 16th, 2009.

Join us for guided mountain bike tours for all abilities on Saturday morning and afternoon for a nominal $5 donation to the Arnold Rim Trail Association. Then on Sunday we continue with "Shuttle-O-Rama" for only $10/shuttle.

Mountain Biking  

Saturday Guided Mountain Bike Tours top

Come up to Bear Valley for a fun day of guided rides with locals on beginning through expert trails. Groups will assemble at the registration area and be divided into riding abilities and goals before heading out for a fun ride.

Ride Duration: 2 hours
Meeting Location: Bear Valley Adventure Company
Starting Times: 10 AM & 2 PM
Skill Level: Beginner - Expert

$5 donation to the Arnold Rim Trail Association
$10 - includes a BBQ lunch (optional)
$15 - includes an event t-shirt (optional)
$20 - includes BBQ lunch & event t-shirt (optional)

Event Registration Contact us with any questions
Beginning Mountain Bike Tours


Sunday Shuttle-0-Rama top

On Sunday (August 16) take advantage of shuttles to transport you and your bike above Lake Alpine to access the spectacular descent from Cape Horn to Lake Alpine and eventually back to Bear Valley.

Meeting Location: Bear Valley Adventure Company
Starting Times: 10 AM, 12 PM, 2 PM
Skill Level: intermediate - advanced
Fitness Level: moderate
Mountain Bike Shuttles

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