Bike Camps For Kids

Learn To Pedal Camp @ Buddy Pegs HQ

Week 1 March 13-17th, 2023

Week 2 March 20-24th, 2023

Bicycle Adventure Camp @ Buddy Pegs HQ

Week 1 March 13-17th, 2023

Week 2 March 20-24th, 2023

Mountain Bike Camp @ Coler Mountain Bike Preserve

Week 1 March 13-17th, 2023

Week 2 March 20-24th, 2023

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 Meadowbrook Park, Prairie Village, KS

Sar-Ko-Par Park, Lenexa, KS

Bentonville Camp Locations:

  • Buddy Pegs HQ (LTP | BAC | MTB)
  • Coler Mountain Preserve (LTP | BAC)
  • Bentonville Community Center (LTP | BAC)
  • Thaden School (LTP | BAC | MTB)
  • Park Springs Park (MTB)

Rogers Camp Locations:

  • Rogers Activity Center + Lake Atalanta (LTP | BAC | MTB)
  • Mt Hebron Park (LTP | BAC)
  • First Baptist Church of Rogers (LTP)

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Fayetteville

  • Centennial Park
  • Kessler Mountain
  • Lake Fayetteville
  • Gully Park

Springdale

  • Shiloh Square
 
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Prairie Village

Olathe

  • Heritage Park (LTP | BAC)

Shawnee

  • Shawnee-Mission Park (LTP | BAC | MTB)

Leawood

  • Leawood City Park (LTP | BAC)
  • Ironwoods Park (LTP | BAC

Lenexa : | Lenexa Dates & Sign Up

  • Sar-Ko-Par Park
    • Learn To Pedal Camps
    • Bicycle Adventure Camps
  • Black Hoof Park
    • Learn To Pedal Camps
    • Bicycle Adventure Camps

Overland Park

  • Blue Valley Rec
  • The Jewish Community Center (The J)
  • Thomas Stoll Park
 
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A Buddy Pegs Camp For Every Type of Rider!

Learn To Pedal Camp
(LTP)

Learn To Bike Camp

Who Is It For?

Kids not yet pedaling without the aid of training wheels.                                                      

Recommended for kids 5-8 years old.

Camp Goals:

  • Pedaling independently and safely in control, on two wheels, is a primary goal. Most campers are pedaling confidently by mid-week.
  • Allow for individual skills progression that celebrates each campers personal learning path.
  • Make learning to ride FUN and free of “pressure to perform”!
 

How It Rolls:

  • Camp takes place primarily within our Buddy Pegs “Bicycle Playground” with ramps and other obstacles that make learning easy and fun!
  • Super fun off-the-bike games and craft activities take place daily to keep the stoke high.
  • The week concludes with an all camp bike parade to show off and celebrate each child’s new biking skills!

Bike Adventure Camp
(BAC)

Adventure Bike Camp

Who Is It For?

Kids ready to crank out bike adventures and improve safe riding skills on paved trails and low traffic neighborhood streets.

Kids 5-10 years old.

Camp Goals:

  • Instill a lifelong passion for riding. We make kids twice as stoked to ride!
  • Develop fundamental bike safety skills including: brake modulation, emergency braking, steering control, riding in a group, riding up and down hills, traffic safety, and yielding to other trial users.
  • Increase distances daily as confidence and stamina grows.
 

How It Rolls:

  • After opening circle, campers begin the day with on the bike skills practice before departing on riding adventures.
  • Pedaling away from base camp will be a highlight with distances varying by ability level each day!
  • Super fun on-the-bike and off-the-bike games and craft activities round out the week.
  • Off-the-bike activities include bike cleaning and maintenance, bike safety checks, and bike themed games and crafts.
  • Children will be grouped by ability level.

Mountain Bike Camp
(MTB)

Who Is It For?

Kids who are comfortable riding off-road and in control. Beginner, intermediate, and advanced trail riders welcome!

Kids 5-10 years old.

Camp Goals:

  • Instill a lifelong passion for riding. We make kids twice as stoked to ride!
  • Develop fundamental mountain bike skills including: brake modulation using front and rear brakes, steering in control, looking ahead, bike-body separation, ready position, riding in a group, front wheel lifts, climbing and descending safely, and yielding to other trail users.
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How It Rolls:

  • After opening circle, campers begin the day with mountain bike skills games around basecamp before heading out for adventures.
  • Mountain biking away from base camp will be a highlight with distances and trail difficulties varying by ability level each day!
  • Off-the-bike activities include bike cleaning and maintenance, bike safety checks, and bike themed games and crafts.
  • Children will be grouped by ability level.

Low Coach:Student Ratios Bike rentals available

Bike Skills, Teamwork, Stewardship & Fun
For All Ability Levels!

1 PAW

Kicking and gliding on a balance bike (no pedals). Able to stop by dragging feet and change direction by turning the handlebars.

2 PAW

Pedaling (without training wheels) on pavement and some very easy, flat, wide dirt trails.
Not yet confident cranking up hills and/or controlling speeds on downhills.

3 PAW

Able to climb and descend paved pathways/greenways. Comfortable modulating speeds on downhills.
Riding beginner rated mountain bike trails with moderate confidence – even a little bit of climbing / descending.
Handbrakes are required. Multi-speed bikes recommended.

4 PAW

Riding confidently on smooth, beginner and some intermediate rated singletrack trails.
Comfortable with short climbs and descents, cornering on small berms, and navigating rolling terrain with small table tops (with little to no jumping).
Confident with both slowing and stopping unexpectedly.
Handbrakes and multi-speed bikes are required. Front or full suspension recommended.

5+ PAW

Confident on all blue square / intermediate mountain bike trails and some black diamond / advanced trails.
Frequently catching air off jumps and landing in control.
Able to quickly anticipate changes in terrain by shifting gears, modulating both brakes, and moving their body independent from their bicycle to stay in control.
Sustained climbs are not a problem.
Must have graduated previous class or be signed off on by a coach.
Handbrakes, multi-speed bikes and front suspension are required.