This exciting program is for campers who enjoy mountain biking and want to gain experience with this activity. These campers will travel to Michigan's Upper Peninsula where they will enjoy biking many of the trails used by the "Superior Bike Fest" and "Ore to Shore" bike races near Marquette. This seven day/six night trip is on some of the highest rated mountain biking trails in the Upper Peninsula.
Campers will bike on different parts of the trails each day. They will establish a base camp in Marquette and be able to swim and enjoy Lake Superior as well. This trip is the perfect introduction to riding on more serious biking trails.
Completed Seventh or Eighth Grade
Overnight / Sleep Away Camp
Seven Day Biking Trip to Marquette in Michigan's Upper Peninsula
Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Polar Bear Swim, High Ropes Course, Zip Line, Climbing Wall, Campfires, Archery
$3,600.00 for a 4-week session. This program will require AN ADDITIONAL $50 deposit in the camper's camp store to cover laundry and additional trip expenses
Session 1: Saturday, June 15 - Friday, July 12
Session 2: Sunday, July 14 - Saturday, August 10
The following list is detailed and specific for the Viking Biking trip.
A local bike store will rent bikes and equipment if campers are not able to bring their own. Call the camp office for more information if you are interested. There are a limited number of rental bikes so please call early. When renting a bike all needed equipment will be provided except a bike helmet. Campers must bring their own bike helmet. Click here for more information on Bike Rental.
Quality equipment is available at www.rei.com