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Mountain Bike Clinics, Camp, Tours and Rentals

Enjoy skills parks and trails conveniently on property!

Modeled on the learning experience provided by our successful ski school, the mountain biking school at Smugglers' offers camps, clinics and special sessions for all ages and abilities.

On resort property, you'll find beginner and intermediate mountain bike trails and some more challenging single track. Intermediate and expert riders can easily access some of the best mountain biking in Northern New England with over 100 miles of great single track within an easy drive.

Our professionally trained mountain bike coaches and guides will help you to get the most out of your experience, whether you're just learning to ride, want to further develop your skills or want a guide to explore the Green Mountains.
Smugglers' Mountain Bike Center
Open daily, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Smugglers' two MTB Skills Parks with flow trail, rock garden, jump line, step ups and more features enhance the experience provided by our pump track for all levels of ability.

With our convenient rental program, you don't have to worry about having the right bike. We have a wide array of frame sizes available for adults & children. Mountain bikes can be rented from Smuggs Bike Shop daily, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm.

Stop by The Bike Shop to pick up maps and learn more details about our Mountain Bike Programs.

Daily access available for $15/Full-Day & $10/Half-Day

Read about our mountain biking programs in

Explore Smuggs magazine!

MTB Open Park
Ages 3 & older

Spend time with the MTB pros in our bike park. Learn how to use the skills parks and pump tracks during 30 minute sessions and hear about the programs available for the rest of the week.
Monday, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Complimentary. Bike rental included. First come first served. 30-minute sessions per person. Meet at The Bike Shop.

Mountain Bike Camp
Ages 7 -17

Join our pack of mountain bike kids and teenagers! MTB Camp uses all of the features of our MTB Center and all of the trails in our network. Groups are split based on age and ability. Join for a day or come for the week and save! Wether taking a first step into the sport, or riding the upper end features of our park and trail network, MTB Camp is for everyone looking to ride!
Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, $399 per person for 5-day program, $99 per person for single day program. Includes instruction, equipment and lunch. Mountain Bike Camp is included with the Adventure Connection Package. FamilyFest Package guests take 25% OFF.
Smugglers' Notch Resort's country setting offers many road and mountain biking opportunities along trails and roads
Women's Clinic
Ages 18 & older
Get out and ride with the girls! This session is led by female coaches who help women get comfortable on their bikes, give tips on how to progress and pick fun terrain to explore on our trail network. Groups are split by ability level when necessary. Upon your return, grab a drink at The Morse Mountain Grille- on us!
Wednesday, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, $75 per person. Includes bike rental. Meet at The Bike Shop


Get the scoop on the women's clinic from Ski Vermont's
All Mountain Mamas blog!
Family Mountain Bike Clinic
Ages 7 & older

These two hours will be spent introducing the whole family to the basics of mountain biking, allowing everyone to experience the features in our MTB Park with the guidance of a coach.
Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm, $40 per person, $75 per family (up to 5 people). Includes 50% off bike rental. Meet at The Bike Shop.
Intro to Mountain Biking
Ages 7 & older
Join a MTB coach during this 2-hour session that eases bike riders into the world of mountain biking. The Smuggs MTB school provides all the tools and terrain to make your experience fun and easy. Try out our skills parks and pump tracks and even ride our Wonder Carpet to experience beginner flow trails.
Sunday, Monday, Tuesday & Saturday 10:00 am - 12:00 noon, $40 per person. 50% off bike rental. Meet at The Bike Shop
Balance Bike Session
Ages 3 - 6


Let your little ones ride too! Our MTB Center is the perfect place to introduce your child to the joys of biking. Pedal-less bikes allow children to use their feet to propel themselves, and to keep their balance on small rollers and banks to get the sensation of biking.
Wednesday, 10:00 am - 12:00 noon, $40 per person. Bike rental included. Meet at The Bike Shop.
Intermediate Park & Trail Riding
Ages 7 & older

This session is all about fun! Explore all that our MTB program has to offer in our park and on our trail network all with the guidance and tips from one of our pro MTB coaches.
Wednesday, Thursday & Friday, 10:00 am - 12:00 noon, $40 per person. 50% off bike rental. Meet at The Bike Shop.
MTB Park Session
Ages 7 & older
Join us for an evening session and use our features in our MTB Park! Coaches help you improve on all the elements including, the pump track, flow trails, rock gardens, jump line, step-ups and more.
Tuesday, Wednesday & Saturday, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm, $30 per person. 50% off bike rental. Meets at The Bike Shop.
Morning Trail Ride
Ages 7 & older
Head out with a guide for a quick loop on our growing mountain bike trail network. Choose from different trail options based on ability level from beginner to advanced!
Monday - Friday, 10:00 am - 12:00 noon, $25 per person. 50% off bike rental. Meet at The Bike Shop.
Guided Bike Tour
Ages 7 & older


Choose routes that range from pedaling on the Stowe Bike Path, to cruising the Lamoille Valley Rail Trail, to rambling down Vermont back roads, to exploring roots of our mountain bike trail network. All rides are led by our pro guides. Enjoy cruising at your own pace or getting a good work out all while taking in the beautiful Vermont landscape.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, $40 per person, $75 per family (up to 5 people). 50% off bike rental. Meet at The Bike Shop.
Back Roads Bike Tour
Ages 13 & older

Join us for a wonderful day exploring the country roads and rolling farmland around the resort on a mountain bike.Bring a lunch, water and day pack.
Wednesday, 10:00 am - 3:30 pm, $75 per person. Includes equipment. Guests must provide own transportation. Meet at The Bike Shop. Included with the Adventure Connection Vacation Package.

Lamoille Valley Rail Trail
Currently there are 33 miles of trail through six communities open for hikers, bikers, equestrians, and more, all 100% ADA accessible. This is a trail for everyone regardless of their ability or recreational pursuit. The Lamoille Valley Rail Trail interactive trail map will help you find parking along the trail.
Stowe Bike & Recreational Path
Enjoy Stowe's bike path, a year-round, 5.3 mile paved recreational trail. The trail starts in Stowe Village, next to the Stowe Congregational church, winds its way through the woods and meadows, and crosses the West Branch River 11 times on arched wooden bridges. Numerous shops, lodges, and restaurants are accessible from the path. The Stowe Bike Path map identifies bicycle rental shops as well as parking along the route.


For all Mountain Bike activities and programs:
Participants should wear appropriate clothing
A helmet is required
Water bottle, gloves and eye protection recommended

Prices subject to change
Smuggs Bike Shop Rental Products Half Day
4 Hours
Full Day
24 Hours
Weekly
5-7 Days
Youth Mountain Bikes (Ages 3-6) $12 $20 $80
Youth Mountain Bikes (Ages 7-15) $20 $35 $125
Adult MTB Cruiser $25 $40 $160
Adult Trail MTB $35 $55 $220
Adult Full Suspension MTB $45 $70 $280
Road Bikes $30 $45 $180
Trail-A-Bike Tandem $25 $40 $145
Burly Cub Trailers $25 $40 $145


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