The 5th annual Women’s Gravity Weekend at Highland Mountain (May 18–20) brings together a diverse group of enthusiastic women in a supportive riding environment to help you develop essential mountain biking skills and take your park experiences to the next level. Women of all ages and riding abilities are invited to start the season right with a weekend dedicated to learning and reinforcing new skills, building relationships, and having a great time. Whether you’re new to downhill mountain biking or have been riding for years, this program has something for you!
Riders will spend all day Saturday receiving focused instruction from Highland’s coaching staff. Morning activities center on fundamental techniques, balance, and breaking bad habits so you can ride with control and confidence. In the afternoon, riders will have the opportunity to take on jumping, dropping, and cornering on Highland’s dedicated learning features, under the guidance of our excellent coaches. Sunday is an entire day of freeriding where you can take
The Women’s Gravity Weekend package includes park passes and discount rentals for the entire weekend, giving participants plenty of time to reinforce new techniques on the terrain of their choosing.
- $225 — for Saturday Instruction Includes: Day passes, Friday Welcome Dinner at Driftwood, and Saturday lunch at Highland Mountain Bike Park
- Park Ready™ Rental Bike, additional $50 per day (Saturday and/or Sunday)
- One Free Day Pass to be used Sunday, or at your leisure during the 2018 season
This year we’ve partnered with Driftwood Stables of Northfield, NH to provide a true “retreat style” lodging option for participants. Located just five miles from Highland, Driftwood’s unique accommodations are made up of finished yurts which house six to eight people. Each yurt comes equipped with its own bathroom, shower, and electricity. Guests will have access to the facility’s heated outdoor pool and spa. If you are coming as a group or have rooming requests, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Lodging at Driftwood can be added to your package at an extra charge:
- Friday Night Only — $65
- Saturday Night Only — $75
- Friday & Saturday Night — $130
Whether you’re an experienced rider looking to hone your skills, or someone who’s interested in trying out downhill mountain biking for the first time, this program is for you. Come check out the Women’s Gravity weekend and see what the womens freeride scene is all about!