The Traverse City Summer Bike Camp

Make your summer bike-tastic! The Traverse City Summer Bike Camp is an adventure-based, week long, half-day camp.

This camp teaches elementary and middle school-aged kids urban bike safety skills and confidence through empowerment, education, and adventure. Much adventure!

Summer Bike Camp’ers will:

  • Explore Traverse City on your bike and discover its awesome places
  • Learn how to bike safe and bike smart around town with your friends
  • Develop bike repair and maintenance skills. Knowing how to change a flat or adjust your brakes is IMPORTANT
  • Become a bike handling ninja
  • Build independence and confidence. Meet new friends. Be active. Have FUN!

Four sessions available for incoming:

  • 1st and 2nd graders
  • 3rd and 4th graders
  • 5th and 6th graders
  • 7th and 8th graders

Sessions begin the week after school and run through August (no camp during Cherry Fest and Film Fest).

Time:

  • 9:00 AM-noon;  Monday to Friday
  • Camp starts and ends at the Norte Wheelhouse at the Civic Center Park

All campers receive:

Program requirements:

  • Positive attitude
  • Able to comfortably ride 3-4 miles (1st – 2nd grade), 5-6 miles (3rd-4th), 7-8 miles (5th-6th grade), 8 miles + (7th-8th grade).

Cost:

  • $110

Norte Scholarships:

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No bike? Or your current bike isn’t great? We have several awesome bikes to lend from our library for the week of camp!

Give the gift of adventure with a Summer Bike Camp gift certificate.

Have a gift certificate? Lucky! Give the Clubhouse a call to sign up: 231-883-2404

Email us at hello@elgruponorte.org with questions.

Thank you, sponsors, for supporting the Traverse City Summer Bike Camp!