Adventure Programs and Education
Bicycle Maintenance Class:
No matter what kind of bike you have, it needs to be maintained. You’ll learn how to change tires, fix flats, adjust brakes, set the derailleur, and true wheels. We have all the tools you need, just bring your bike.
Dates: June 11, September 5
How to Mountain Bike:
Make the transition from just riding around to mountain biking. Come join our instructors one evening after work. Learn to ride over obstacles, climb, descend, and turn in the rough stuff. This course starts easy and moves through tougher terrain.
Dates: June 18, July 16, August 20 (evenings)
Time: 1700-2000 (evenings), 0830-1300 (Saturday mornings)
Cost: $25 with bike rental, $20 without bike rental
Pikes Peak Downhill:
Check out the best views around atop Pike’s Peak, then glide on your bike down the Pike’s Peak Highway with our instructors. This trip includes a van ride to the top of the mountain, and van support the whole ride down, bike rental, and instruction.
Dates: August 10, September 7.
Come into the APE office and chat with our guides about your interests and goals. We will help plan the perfect trip for you and your crew, making all of the arrangements and taking care of all the logistics. Call 526-5198 for more information.
Registration for all APE programs is through ITR in the Outdoor Recreation Complex, BLDG 2429, or call ITR at 526-5366