Level I Program Details

This program is ideal for youth who enjoy challenging themselves physically and mentally in an outdoor classroom. Students will build foundational mountain biking skills and be exposed to various mindfulness exercises. 

Program Requirements

- Participants must be entering 6th, 7th, or 8th grade

- Mountain biking experience is not required, just a willingness to try

- Have a mountain bike in good working order (or rent from Latitude 45)

- Commit to attending at least 6 of 8 sessions

- Be respectful and supportive 

- Wear a helmet and shoes, bring a water bottle


We will meet from 6:00pm to 8:00pm on the dates below. At every session we will have a group ride, teambuilding exercise, mindfulness lesson, and snack.

June 18th at Offield

June 25th at Boyne School

July 9th at Avalanche

July 16th at Pleasant View Township Hall

July 23th at NCT South

July 30th at Boyne School

August 6th at Kipp Rd

August 13th at Avalanche

(Locations may change before the program begins)

How to Sign Up

If you are interested in joining the program please email Joe@latitude45.com. We will schedule a time to meet with you and your child for a brief program orientation. We have a limited number of spaces available that will fill on a first come, first served basis. Paying your program fee locks in your spot. There is a link to pay online at the bottom of this page.   

The program fee covers all eight sessions and helps offset a portion of our costs to operate the program. It is our goal to make Outside 45 accessible to all youth in our community regardless of financial abilities. To accomplish this we offer a self-selecting sliding scale based on family income:

  • $60 (Income $40k or less)

  • $100 (Income $40k - $70k)

  • $140 (Income $70k+)