Mountain biking is an exhilarating sport that's fun for everyone! If it's your first time it can sometimes be intimidating so the best way to steepen the learning curve is take a lesson or join a camp. Our qualified coaches will have you riding with more skill and confidence, all in a safe and welcoming environment.
Brand new to mountain biking and have no gear? Our Experience Downhill package comes with everything you need; equipment rental, professional instruction and lift access. Try your hand at mountain biking and discover the thrill of riding East Coast trails.
Take your riding to the next level
Bike Park Lessons
Our private instruction sessions will help you to improve your biking skills whether you’re a first-timer or a seasoned pro. Our personable instructors will evaluate your riding level and focus on the skills and terrain you want to improve on catering the lesson to what you want to learn.
|Add a friend||$30.99/person|
Reservations are strongly recommended. Walk-ins are first come, first serve and based on availability.
Downhill mountain biking is a fun and addicting sport for all ages, but we recognize that getting started can be a little intimidating. That’s why we’ve created the “Experience Downhill Package”. This all-inclusive package gives you everything you need for your first downhill biking experience – all the proper equipment, top-notch instruction and access to our beginner friendly terrain.
|Experience Downhill package||
2 hours bike rental and trail access, protective equipment and guided instruction
|$99.00 + Tax|
Reservations are strongly recommended. Walk-ins are first come, first serve and based on availability. 72 Hour advanced reservations are required.
Please call 973-827-2000 to make reservations.
Rentals Cancellation Policy
If it becomes necessary for you to cancel your reservation, we must be notified at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival time to qualify for a full refund. Reservations cancelled within 24 hours of the scheduled arrival time will be charged for one (1) full day rental.
Camps and Lessons
Women's Camps & Events
Enjoy a weekend of riding and community by attending our two-day women’s downhill camp. This is a great opportunity to gain confidence on your bike by working with like-minded women on your fundamental skills and then moving on to more advanced skills as the day progresses.
- Lift Tickets for both days
- 20% off Rentals
- 20% off Food
- 20% off Lodging
- Proper Bike Check and Fit
- Mountain Bike Fundamentals 101
- Breaking Technique
- Gears and Cadence
- Corner Like a Pro – Flat Turns, Berms, Tight Turns
- Pumping Your Bike
- Master the Obstacles:
- Front Wheel Lifts
- Rear Wheel Lifts
- Intro to Roll Downs and Drops
- Intro to Table Top Jumps
Women's Ride Day
Dates: First Friday of the month (Starting June 23rd- end of season)
Includes: 40% off lift tickets, lessons, rentals and Experience Downhill Package
Must call 973-827-2000 to reserve and mention "Women's Ride Day".
Discount will not work online. Reservations are strongly recommended.
Creek Kids Summer Downhill Camp
It’s never too early to get into mountain biking. Here at Mountain Creek Bike Park, we nurture the next generation of shredders as young as six years old in our dedicated half day and full day camps. An excellent learning environment for kids while parents are up enjoying the mountain.
Kids Ages 6-8 - Half Day Camp
Our half-day mountain bike camp for kids ages 6-8 is a great way to get kids acquainted with the fundamental mountain bike skills that will help give them more confidence and more fun on their bikes. We’ll include the use of games to help the kids learn the skills while having fun. These skills include:
- Basic Body Position and Balance – How to stand on the bike, how to put your feet on the pedals, how to move on your bike to create a stable, balanced position
- Braking - How and when to use your brakes
- Gears - How to use your gears (cadence, shifting and pedaling technique)
- Vision - How to ride better by looking ahead
- Pumping the bike
- Basic cornering techniques
Kids Ages 9-14 - Full Day Camp
Our full-day mountain bike camp for kids ages 9-14 helps kids learn the ins and outs of downhill riding. We start off with the fundamental mountain bike skills in the morning and continue to grow our skills in the afternoon by learning how to get our front and rear wheels off the ground..
We will work in the morning to cover fundamental skills. Then after lunch, we’ll get out on the trail ride to practice techniques
- Getting the wheels off the ground – Front and Rear Wheel Lifts
- Roll downs and beginners progression drops
- Introduction to rolling over table top jumps
*Full Suspension bikes are required. Rentals Available.
Dates & Prices
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Riders should have a basic skill of bike riding. (No training wheels or kick bikes.) Advanced Reservations are Required. Helmets required for all participants. Complimentary protective equipment included with all bike rentals. Full-face helmet and knee & elbow protective equipment recommended. Kid-sized Rental Bikes are available. Reservations are required.