Excursions & Courses with Bike Almanzora

Excursions & Courses with Bike Almanzora


Half day and full day excursions can be pre booked with or without bike hire. The severity of these trips will be dictated by the groups desires, ability and fitness.

Prices — Back Country Guided Rides

Half day — without bike hire 25 euros

Half day — with bike hire 40 euros

Full day — without bike hire 40 euros

Full day — with bike hire 65 euros

Minimum 2 people maximum 6 people discounts available for 3 or more booking together.

1/2 day = up to 4 hours — Full day = up to 8 hours. Start times are dictated by weather and prior arrangement.

Pre booking required.

Introductory moutain biking courses Días de habilidades

Skill days/ Courses

It is a common misconception that everybody can ride a bike, yes most people can jump on and manage to pedal and stop that's true, off road riding however will throw up features and obstacles you won't have encountered before. To overcome these and to enhance your riding pleasure it is necessary to perform a number of different skills. Developing a solid skill set will improve your confidence and have you riding trails you never thought possible in no time at all. We offer three different skill days, Introductory, Core and Trail rider. Each follows a natural progression and the days can be linked together if desired. If you don't feel you fall into the category of a listed course contact us to discuss your exact needs.

Introduction to mountain biking

This course is ideal for those who are new to mountain biking or those who simply need a refresher.

Minimim 2 / Maximum 6 people: 8 hours.

Topics covered

Clothing and equipment, bike set up, pre ride checks, mechanics, use of gears, effective braking, cornering, climbing and descending, neutral and active body positions, unweighting and line choice.

Core skills

Core skills is aimed at people who have been riding for some time and reached a plateau, it will improve your confidence and kick start progression.

Minimim 2 / Maximum 6 people: 8 hours.

Topics covered

Neutral and active body position, unweighting, trackstands manual/power assisted front wheel lifts, rear wheel lift.

Trail rider skills

Trail rider skills take you up another level. The trail rider day is for the enthusiastic improver and regular mountain bikers who have a good range and understanding of the core skills.

Minimim 2 / Maximum 6 people: 8 hours.

Topics covered

Step overs, step ups/downs, bunny hops, advanced cornering and pumping the trail.


Introduction / Core / Trail Rider — Booked as single 8 hour sessions 80 euros

Introduction & Core or Core & Trail Rider — 2 days / 16 hours 140 euros

Introduction & Core & Trail Rider — 3 days / 24 hours 200 euros

One on One — Skills Coaching

One on one coaching days are available to individuals who have more specific goals in mind, designed around information given by yourself they focus on your exact needs. They include bike hire, (if needed) dinner and snacks, video play back and analysis with an end of day de-brief to discuss your further progression as a rider.


One on One Skills Coaching — 1 day 12 hours
Full day including dinner
200 euros

Do you love someone enough to buy them an Bike Almanzora Gift voucher contact us for details.

In addition to the above we often run/host other bike related courses throughout the year including an annual Outdoor First Aid Course see our latest news for details.


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