|Mid-lesson at Trestle. PC: Teresa Edgar.|
But if you're new to the sport, and even if you're not, downhill biking can be incredibly intimidating. Unless your self-preservation instincts are non-existent, flying down a ski slope on two wheels with the possibility of encountering large rocks, roots, berms, and jumps is pretty scary. But it doesn't have to be. Even if you're a pro, there may be things about bike parks that will surprise you.
Learn more about what it's like at the bike park from a fellow beginner, and add a trip to one to your to-do list this year!