electrical bike Step up, step down, discover the Santa Clarita bike park
By Cameron Smyth
Santa Clarita Metropolis Mayor
Have you ever had the chance to journey over to the Metropolis of Santa Clarita’s latest public amenity? Whether or not you’re a novice or skilled mountain biker, or BMX rider, I can assure that you just’ll spend hours discovering all that the Santa Clarita Bike Park has to supply.
Designed to go well with the wants of riders of all ages and expertise ranges, the Santa Clarita Bike Park is a one-of-a-kind location in Santa Clarita to develop new mountain biking and BMX abilities and sharpen these that can take you to the highest of the game.
The bike park, which is situated among the many hills subsequent to the George A. Caravalho Santa Clarita Sports activities Complicated Gymnasium (20870 Centre Pointe Parkway), provides riders roughly seven acres to discover.
The Santa Clarita Bike Park options numerous single-track mountain bike trails to journey, starting from simple to tough. These trails take you up, over and round numerous hills within the park and provides riders sweeping, unparalleled views of the Santa Clarita Valley.
Riders may even discover roughly 330 yards of monitor, that includes banks and mixture jumps, together with step-ups, step-downs, rollers and desk tops.
This new amenity is one thing the neighborhood has needed in Santa Clarita, and we’re proud to see it has been accomplished. The mountain biking and BMX communities in Santa Clarita proceed to develop and we’re all thrilled that riders have a spot they’ll name their very own with out having to drive hours to discover a monitor or trails for apply.
It’s heartening that whereas there are nonetheless so many restrictions in place, residents have a brand new exercise that all of us CAN DO in Santa Clarita.
Earlier in September, the Metropolis Council held a small ribbon-cutting ceremony with our companions from the SCV Bicycle Coalition and Trek Bicycle Company, and since then a whole lot of riders have come to the park after faculty, round work schedules and on the weekends.
We have been additionally grateful to have Trek skilled rider Ryan Howard break within the monitor and, I need to say, I used to be amazed by what he confirmed us on the market! If you happen to haven’t seen the footage but, I encourage you to go to the Metropolis of Santa Clarita’s Fb web page to observe the video.
Now is a good time to start out exploring the Santa Clarita Bike Park. Like different parks in Santa Clarita, it’s open to the general public each day from daybreak to nightfall.
Please just remember to put on your security gear whereas driving and be careful for different riders utilizing the paths and monitor areas.
You may as well share the images and movies you’re taking with the Metropolis on Instagram by tagging the Metropolis of Santa Clarita and utilizing #SCBikePark. I stay up for listening to and seeing how you want the brand new Santa Clarita Bike Park!
Mayor Cameron Smyth is a member of the Santa Clarita Metropolis Council and could be reached at [email protected]
clarita.com. The views expressed in his column are these of the Metropolis and don’t essentially mirror these of The Sign.