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Located in the San Bernardino Mountains, Big Bear Mountain Resort, is a year - round destination for high energy outdoor experiences.Revered for its skiing and snowboarding in the winter and home to Southern California’s only lift - served hiking and mountain biking during the summer months.

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Boy Scout Cycling Merit Badge Clinic

Date / Time
Aug 25 / 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Join us at Snow Summit on Friday, Aug. 25, from 7:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. for the inaugural Boy Scout Cycling Merit Badge Clinic.

The Cycling badge is one of 13 merit badges scouts must earn to become an Eagle Scout. Our team of expert instructors will provide a fun-filled day of learning, as directed by BSA, to help your scout gain the skills and confidence needed to earn the Cycling badge.

REGISTER YOUR SCOUT TODAY*

CALL 844.GO2.BEAR

*Advance registration required.

What to Bring

Each scout participating in the clinic should bring the following:
  • Blue card
  • Cycling worksheet (complete yours here.)
  • Lunch (dining options also available at Snow Summit)

What’s Included

  • Bike safety and maintenance class with Snow Summit bike technicians
  • Trail safety and first aid class with Snow Summit Mountain Patrol
  • Mountain bike lesson with Snow Summit instructors

Schedule

7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Bike Safety & Maintenance
  • Bike safety and lubrication overview
  • Brakes, seat, and steering tube adjustment training
  • Flat tire repair workshop

9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Trail Safety & First Aid
  • How to anticipate and prevent common cycling hazards
  • First aid training for common cycling injuries/illnesses
  • Overview of poisonous plants and animals in the area
  • BSA Bike Safety Guidelines review, including proper helmet size and clothing

10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Mountain Bike Lesson
  • Riding/trail etiquette workshop, including crossing obstacles and right of way rules
  • Overview of proper pedaling, braking, and shifting technique


REGISTER YOUR SCOUT TODAY*

CALL 844.GO2.BEAR

*Advance registration required.

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