Stowe, Vermont is the perfect vacation destination for all of your winter sporting needs. But are you more of a summer sporting fan that enjoys traveling the mountains on top of your favorite bike? Then explore the endless trails that are perfect for mountain biking in and around the Stowe area that covers over 50 miles of fun and exhilarating trails that are free to use! This increasingly popular sport has become the locals’ new favorite summer activity. Here are some mountain biking organizations you should check out to make the most of your Stowe mountain biking experience.
Stowe Mountain Bike Club
The Stowe Mountain Bike Club is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization who prides themselves in maintaining the vast network of mountain biking trails in the area. The organization partners with like-minded organizations and has created their Five Year Trail Plan to help incorporate a cohesive network of trails in the scenic areas of Vermont. This expansive plan is still in its infancy, having been developed in the spring of 2017. Learn about the things to do in a Stowe VT summer below:
Their website will provide you and your family with a variety of trails maps, information regarding local businesses that support and offer biking needs, local camps, and so much more. The Stowe Mountain Bike Club, also known as the SMBC, even has an online shop with some cool looking shirts and hats to keep you dressed up for your adventure on the trails while supporting this local organization. Visit them at their website at www.stowemountainbike.com/, give them a call at (802) 999-9489, or email them directly at StoweMTB@gmail.com for any questions you have!
Four Points Mountain Biking School and Guide Service
Not everyone is experienced in the summer sport of mountain biking and could therefore use some help. The Four Points Mountain Biking School and Guide Service offer private and group lessons to provide accelerated learning that will get you on the trails quicker. A guide service is available for those who are familiar with the activity, but not the expansive trails of Stowe.
For those who are 21 and older, you can experience their personalized brewery tour that will take you and a group along to five different breweries to experience some of the best craft beer in the state of Vermont. Lessons, guide service, and brewery tours can all be easily reserved online at their website www.4pointsvt.com/. Contact them today for any additional questions at (802) 793-9246!
Things To Do In A Stowe VT Summer
A central hub for mountain biking in Stowe, Trapp Family Lodge features 13 miles of dedicated mountain biking trails, with more on the way! Additionally, Trapp Family Lodge offers bike rentals, repairs, mountain biking lessons, and more. With trails of varying difficulty, Trapp Family Lodge offers a challenge to bikers of all skill levels. For more information, or to purchase your Trail Pass for a day of riding the private trails, check out https://www.trappfamily.com/mountain-biking.htm.
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