Hilton Falls Conservation Area is getting ready to kick off the 2014 Mountain Biking season with its 15th Annual Spokes & Slopes All-Weather Challenge. Don’t miss the chance to ride into spring with this fun event for everyone, which takes place on Saturday May 3.
There are a variety of categories including, ages 10 and under, teen and adult, with a choice of long or short courses. Stick around after the race for a BBQ lunch and some great prizes! There will also be face-painting for the kids and birds of prey from the Mountsberg Raptor Centre will be paying a visit.
Race sign-in starts at 8 a.m. on the day of the All-Weather Challenge and the first race gets underway at approximately 9:30 a.m.
Participants can register for the All-Weather Challenge online through the Conservation Halton Events Calendar, and clicking on All-Weather Challenge. You can also call Hilton Falls Conservation Area at 905-854-0262 for more information or to register.
Participants looking to practice can come out and test the track for the All-Weather Challenge in a pre-race ride from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 26. Course maps will be available at the Hilton Falls gatehouse. The pre-race ride will be held as long as Trail Conditions permit.
Please note Hilton Falls Conservation Area will be closed to the public during the All-Weather Challenge on Saturday May 3 until 1:30 p.m.