AGES 7-16

10-Day Lesson Pass

10 drop in lessons and full season pass for those who need a flexible schedule. Children can attend any day offered at DFX daily. Advance registration is highly recommended as the daily program may sell out. Available for local families in Sea to Sky, Lower Mainland, Canada and Washington State only.

LESSON DETAILS


Required Age


  • 7 - 12 years
  • 13 - 16 years

Required Ability

  • Beginner, Novice, Intermediate, Strong Intermediate, Advanced, or Expert Riders.

BEGINNER CLASSES


Beginner classes may not descend down the Bike Park on the trails; readiness to descend will depend on the ability and stamina of the whole group. Beginner lessons not riding down the mountain will be spent in the learning areas at the top of Fitzsimmons Chair and on the trails in the valley.

Beginners need to have been off training wheels for at least a year, be CONFIDENT on their bike, have good balance and be comfortable using hand brakes.


IS LUNCH PROVIDED?


This year, lunch is not provided and you will need to bring a bagged lunch with you. Lunch is eaten at CLC (Children's Learning Centre) at mid station on Whistler Mountain, which provides an indoor seating area to keep out of the sun/rain.

A Hydration Pack is highly recommended for use on the trails. Water fountains are only available at the top and bottom of the Bike Park.


WHAT CLOTHING SHOULD I BRING?


Please dress appropriately for the weather/temperature. Shorts and T-shirt are fine with a sweater or track pants for colder days. Closed toes shoes are required, no sandals or flip flops. We will be riding in all weather, so please be prepared with rain gear and sunscreen!


Booking your 10 Lessons


Once you have purchased your 10 time pass you will need to book your 10 lessons. Please call our Bike School Sales at 604-935-5575 or email Wbbikeschool@vailresorts.com to book you individual lessons. This can be done one at a time or all 10 lessons in one go. You will need to collect your daily lesson voucher from Bike School Sales before each lesson, this can be done in advance.


All purchases are transacted in Canadian Dollars and are subject to applicable taxes. Prices and dates are subject to change without notice.

Schedule


9:00am

If picking up bike rentals please go to G1 rentals first.


9:00am - 9:45am

Pick up daily lesson vouchers, collect safety information, sign waivers at Bike School Sales in The Carlton Lodge, pick up Bike Rentals and Equipment.  


9:30am - 10:00am

Meet the coaches behind The Carlton Lodge by Lululemon. Coaches will assess your child's level and form groups on ability and past experience.


10:00am - 10:30am

Skill assessment and warm ups. Coaches will utilize the terrain and features at the CLC to build groups, and make sure everyone is feeling comfortable. Some switching between groups may still happen throughout the day in order to accommodate different rates of progression, stamina, and student goals.


10:30am - 12:30pm

Lesson starts. Skill development and riding trails.


12:30pm - 1:15pm

Lunch at CLC (Children's Learning Centre) at mid station on Whistler Mountain - Lunch time may vary.


1:15pm - 3:30pm

More riding and having fun.


3:30pm - 4:00pm

Pick up time back behind Carleton by Lululemon.

Need assistance?

CALL CENTRE HOURS
May 21 - October 11
9:00am - 5:00pm PST

1-800-766-0449      604-967-8950 (LOCAL)
wbreservations@vailresorts.com

 

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