Meet members and coaches of a team, go for a ride with other racers and give mountain biking a try, whether it’s your first time or you just want to meet other racers! Bring your own bike or use one of the demo bikes that will be available provided by the MN High School Cycling League. Meet in the parking lot. Look for the MN League tents.

Teams outside of the metro area can request a try-it-out session by e-mailing

See our Facebook Page Events for more information!  Minnesota High School Cycling League Facebook Page.

If you Need Equipment . . .

We have an awesome selection in our MN League fleet for student-athletes to try out and borrow for races. Helmets, donated by the MN High School Cycling League, will also be available.

We have a limited amount of bikes, please e-mail to ensure there will be a bike available.

Recommend student-athletes arrive no less than 15 minutes prior to the start of the session.

Closed toe shoes are required.

Events may be cancelled due to wet trails/bad weather. All events will be cancelled by noon, the day of the event by announcement on the Minnesota High School League Facebook page. If an event is cancelled due to weather, it will not be rescheduled.

Events start at 6PM, it is recommended student-athletes show up 15 minutes early to register. We will wrap up by 7:30pm.


Download and bring this signed waiver to Try it Out Sessions.  Waivers signed by parents, must be presented for students to participate in the Try it Out Sessions.

Mountain Bike Try it Out Sessions:

NOTE: All riders can both attend on the try-it-out session date. But, on the dates listed we will have open skill sessions at the same time with Experienced Women MTB Bike Racers for girls separately.  Screen Shot 2016-04-27 at 10.26.52 PM

2017 Try-it-Out Schedule

  • May 23rd 6-7:30pm – Salem Hills
  • May 25th 6-730pm, Eastwood Park- Rochester
  • June 8th 6:30pm – Elm Creek
  • June 20th – 6-7:30pm Carver
  • July 6th – 6-7:30pm Salem Hills
  • July 25th 6:30pm Elm Creek

– Salem Hills (Salem Park)
Address: Map
1642 Upper 55th St
Inver Grove Heights, MN 55077

Note: Take Asher Avenue directly to the parking lot.  Recommended student-athletes show up 15 minutes early.

– Carver Lake Park
Address: Map
3175 Century Ave S
Woodbury, Minnesota

Note: Recommended student-athletes show up 15 minutes early.

– Elm Creek Park
Address: Map
1688 W Hayden Lake Road,
Champlin, MN 55316

Note: Recommended student-athletes show up 15 minutes early.


Questions? Contact Josh Kleve at