Camps & Instruction

At Valley Bike & Ski we pride ourselves on not just selling you product but empowering you to get the most out your product. To accomplish this we have develop our very own education programs. With highly trained instructors and partnerships with local and national organizations we are able to provide you with the very best instruction around for all ages and abilities. We also have a complete line of rental/demo bikes if you wish to ride something new or just have purchased one yet.

Personal Attention

Maybe the group setting is just not for you or maybe some of your closest riding friends what to improve their bike skills well we have you covered. We provide specialized individual or group instruction. All instructors are IMBA certified. We can help you at any level from beginner to season racer.

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Starting in 2012 and just 20 kids our mountain bike camps have continue to grow and grow. In 2016 we will instruct over 200 kids and over 100 adults through our camps, school districts and youth leagues. Our lead instructor core are all IMBA (International Mountain Bike Association) ICP certified either level 1 or 2 and all are first aid & CPR certified. We offer youth camps, women's workshops, private instruction, coach training and event clinics and teaching.

2017 Mountain Bike Camps & Workshops:

Special note: All camps are done through Dakota County Parks, click on more info for a link the the registration page on the Dakota County website. The camps generally fill up very quickly so I would encourage you to sign up sooner then later. If the camp fills up Dakota County will keep a waiting list in case a spot opens up but we can not add anymore then the limits described.


Women's Workshop

Ages 16 & up

3 nights

6/14,6/21 & 6/28


More Info & Registration for the Women's Workshop

Men's Workshop

Ages 16 & up

3 nights

6/14,6/21 & 6/28


More info & Registration for the Men's Workshop


The Little Rippers Camp

Ages 6-10 years old

Limit 20

June 14th.


More info & Registration for the Little Rippers Camp

Youth Mountain Bike Camp

July Session:

Ages 10-15 years old

July 10-13

Limit 20 open

We have a special section for girls only.

Limit 10

9am-12pm Monday - Thursday (Friday open in case of a rain day)

August Session:

August 7-10

Limit 30

9am-12pm Monday - Thursday (Friday open in case of a rain day)

More info & Registration for the youth camps

Valley Bike & Ski

ph (952) 432 1666

M-F 10am-9pm | Saturday 9am-5pm |  Sunday 12pm-5pm