New Programs, Trails and Summer Partnerships

New Programs, Trails and Summer Partnerships

  • Monday, 7th June, 2021
  • 11:43am

Sky Tavern
For Immediate Release June 7, 2021 
Reno’s Hike, Bike, and Ski Park
Home of the Jr. Ski Program
Contact: Yale Spina -Board Chair Phone: 775-323-5125

 

SKY TAVERN Announces New Programs, Trails, and Summer Partnerships 

·         The first purpose-built adaptive mountain bike FLOW trail.

·         New summer Bike, Fitness, and Yoga programs through a Partnership with Skiing is Believing, a woman-owned professional coaching and youth sports company.

·         Project Discovery, the leadership challenge course now open

 

Adaptive Bike Trails

Sky Tavern announced today that the first of many new mountain bike trails will open at the end of June. This trail is the first purpose-built trail that will accommodate adaptive cycling with a Blue/Green rated trail for all ages. The trail is being constructed by Steve Wentz, a renowned mountain bike trail designer.

 

Summer Youth Programs

Sky Tavern is partnering with Skiing is Believing to offer educational summer programs on the mountain. Beginning on June 18th, kids’ courses on biking, fitness as well as adult yoga will be offered Friday - Sunday through August.

Kids’ fitness programs will enhance their physical conditioning and include strength, balance, agility, aerobic endurance, and injury avoidance.

Bike programs will be offered for kids ages 10 to 16 that will concentrate on skill development and general bike safety. There is a specific course for girls, called Gravity Girls.

Outdoor alpine yoga classes for adults to practice yoga with a fitness component will also be offered.  

Visit the Skiing is Believing website for booking and more info: SkiingIsBelieving.org

Or email them at: SkyTavern@SkiingIsBelieving.org

More About Summer Activities

Project Discovery

Project Discovery is a new program to instill confidence and courage in a safe and exhilarating atmosphere among the trees at Sky Tavern. The Project Discovery Leadership Challenge Course is one of the largest of its kind in the country. Utilizing a sophisticated progression of high-impact activities, this course enhances participants’ abilities in the areas of self-confidence, leadership, communication, and team problem-solving.

For more than twenty years Project Discovery has been crafting dynamic customized programs for the U.S. Military, Fortune 500 hundred companies, small businesses, youth, and religious groups.

Visit: www.projectdiscovery.com

For more info email: info@projectdiscovery.com

 

Special Event Venue

Sky Tavern is also available for weddings, parties, special events, concerts, and meetings.

 

For more information visit: www.skytavern.org.

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The Winter

Sky Tavern The Winter

The ultimate goal of Sky Tavern is to get kids and families outside together, learning, sharing and enjoying a sport for life.

The Summer

Sky Tavern The Summer

In addition to the development of Sky Tavern cycling infrastructure, we are focused on our connector trail to the Tamarack Lake Connector (TLT) from the Sky Tavern base area.

The Lodge

Sky Tavern The Lodge

Located on the Mt. Rose Highway, 30 minutes from Reno is the oldest non-profit ski and snowboard training facility in America. Rich with history and charm, since 1948, the lodge is fully functional and able to provide the most memerable experiences.

The Mission

Sky Tavern is a nonprofit regional center providing exceptional summer & winter outdoor sports training, competitions, recreation & events accessible to all.

The Vision

Sky Tavern is a community asset that promotes a child's growth & success through exposure to outdoor sports and recreation, no matter the personal challenges.

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