Visiting Camps

Silver Star hosts a variety of top end industry camps all summer long.  There is no better place to learn from the pros than at Silver Star Bike Park this summer!  Check out one of our partners below for more info.

Join Ryan Leech one of the most respected and and talented riders in mountain biking today for his new bike and yoga camp. This optimized blend of biking and yoga will be offered on July 6th at Silver Star Bike Park and will explore biking specific yoga training and stretching.

Ryan Leech has combined his prowess as a mountain bike instructor and guide with his cycling specific yoga approach to share his personal experience of how these two activities can so beautifully unite. This workshop goes beyond the typical ‘how-to’ and explores the powerful development of mental state experiences to optimize your performance and enjoyment.

What's included:

  • Morning Yoga Flow (before park opens, all-levels all-good) 60 minutes 8 a.m-10 a.m
  • Flow & Visualization Mini-workshop (before park opens) 30 minutes
  • On-hill mental practice assignment
  • Morning & afternoon On-hill check in zones with Ryan Leech

Cost: $30 Cnd

Space is limited, so book now! Camp date – July 6, 2014.

Accommodation specials are available for campers and families so mention Ride & Reach Bike Camp when you call to book.

If you have any immediate questions, please email: bikecamps@skisilverstar.com or call 250-558-6095. Spaces are limited so contact as soon as you can.

For more information on Ryan and his experience click here: RealActionAthletes.com & ryanleech.com

Trek Dirt Series Women's Mountain Bike Camp at Silver Star Bike Park August 23-24, 2014

The Trek Dirt Series offers two full days of professional skill development sessions, small group instructional rides, maintenance clinics, and overall riding inspiration. If you want to have an amazing weekend on your bike, meet likeminded riders, and see your skills go through the roof, this is your chance.

This bike camp is open to beginner, intermediate and advanced riders, whether cross-country or downhill inclined. Participants are split into small groups based on ability and interest, so everyone gets to focus on the skills they want, and progress at the rate that suits them best.

The Trek Dirt Series coaches are known for being some of the most professional, enthusiastic and supportive around. The camp also offers product demos from Trek, Fox, Bell, Race Face, crankbrothers and Five Ten.

 For more information, and to register, visit www.dirtseries.com. Trek Dirt Series camps typically fill up quickly, so be sure to sign up far enough in advance.

DATES: July 28 to August 1

Base Mountain Bike Camp presented by: Transition Bikes, POC, Sombrio and Von Zipper.

Base Mountain Bike Camps is back at Silver Star and celebrating its fifth anniversary in operation!  Join us for the only all-inclusive overnight bike camp available at one of the best bike parks in the world.  

Stay with us on the mountain and be first to shred the hill every morning.  Can’t get enough?  Let’s go back after dinner with Silver Star’s extended play on Wednesday night.  Our team of coaches not only knows how to make you better at berms, jumps and drops but also can cook the best camp food of all times!  Don’t be afraid to ride hard all day because we serve awesome food and a lot of it!

What’s included:

  • 5 days of intense riding and true coaching with Bas van Steenbergen, Dustin Gilding, Jesse Darling, Evan Blackwell, Cody Rate & more
  • 5 days of lift passes at Silver Star Bike Park
  • Semi private accommodation right on the hill
  • Hot breakfasts, restaurant lunches and amazing home cooked dinners
  • Xbox, movie room, pool table, Ping-Pong table, disc golf and more evening activities
  • Bike maintenance sessions
  • Optional waterslide day
  • Video analysis and photo shoots
  • Custom riding jersey
  • Maximum Coach/Rider ratio of 1:6

Watch our previous videos:

2013http://www.pinkbike.com/news/Base-Mountain-Bike-Camps-at-Silver-Star-video-2013.html?trk=rss

2012 - http://www.pinkbike.com/video/273431/

2011 - http://www.pinkbike.com/video/213324/

 

Costs:

Transportation from Calgary / Accommodation / Food / Lift Passes / Coaching:               $1,100 plus GST 

Accommodation / Food  / Lift Passes / Coaching:                                                          $799 plus GST

Accommodation / Food / Coaching:                                                                             $599 plus GST

Lunches / Coaching:                                                                                                   $399 plus GST

 

 

If you have any immediate questions, check out Base MTB Camps’ website

Please email: info@thebase.ca or call toll free 1-855-343-4505.

Spaces are limited so contact as soon as you can.

June 30 - July 4, 2014

Elevate Mountain Bike Camp  presented by:

Join three of the most established Pro freeriders in the world who are teaming up to bring you a once in a lifetime riding experience. Join Thomas Vanderham, and Matt Hunter 5 days of hands on coaching, progression and fun! 

Elevate Mountain Bike Camp presented by ZEE, is a collaboration by Matt Hunter and Thomas Vanderham and some of their close pro rider friends. This is your chance to join these incredible riders for 5 days of riding, coaching and fun, at one of the best bike parks in Canada.

Designed for riders age 12-17, camp instruction will be focused on progressing in a fun and safe environment.   From dirt jumping to railing berms, to downhill racing, a wide range of talented coaches will help you become a more confident, all around rider.  Campers should be equipped with a full face helmet, armour and a full suspension bike. Bike rentals are available if needed.

What's included:

  • 5 days of riding and instruction with Vanderham, Hunter & more

  • 5 days of lift tickets to Silver Star Bike Park

  • Lunch every day of the camp

  • Wrap up party/BBQ on Friday

  • Special rates on accommodation and rentals (please inquire when booking camp)

Cost: $450 Cnd

Space is limited, so book now!  Book before April 30th and SAVE $25!  Camp dates – June 30  – July 4, 2014.  Accommodation specials are available for campers and families so mention ELEVATE Bike Camp when you call to book.

What's new for 2014?

  • Matt and Thomas know that sometimes the parents don't want to miss out on the fun.  This year on Wednesday, they are giving the younger rippers a mid-week break so they don't get burned out and offering a SPECIAL afternoon class for the parents.  The minimal extra cost $40 per parent for a 2.5h camp/ride.
  • On Wednesday afternoon after lunch campers are eligible to be picked up early or can take part in a few fun activities Matt and Thomas have planned for the afternoon instead of riding.  More details to come.

If you have any immediate questions, please email: bikecamps@skisilverstar.com or call 250-558-6095. Spaces are limited so contact as soon as you can.

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