January holidays 2018!
**Registrations will open online 16 November, 8.10am! Links are now OPEN….
WORD Camps are the best part of school holidays! We have a variety of different camps during the April holidays…and during each camp we will ride, learn and giggle…heaps! Camps are open to kids of all MTB skill abilities. We split into groups, so we can ride with mates of similar radness. And email will be sent out before camp with more details.
Van day camps*
8-9 January: 10-12yr old boys BOOK HERE
8.30am-2pm each day (Pick up and drop off at Michael Fowler Center)
Cost: $185 for the 2 day camp
Prerequisites for ALL overnight trips:
Intermediate skill/fitness (ie. should be able to ride to the top of Makara Peak and down Peak Flow)
Must have been to a WORD after school programme or camp before
10-12 January: Rotorua Radness, 10-12yr old girls BOOK HERE
This time it’s the girl’s turn to head to Rotorua! We’ll be spending 3 days riding bikes (and shuttling!) on the amazing trails in Rotorua. WORD Instructors Ash and Cushla will be leading this adventure trip.
Cost:$350 includes: Transport to/from Rotorua, 2 nights camping, all food and snacks, shuttles at Rotorua, 2 amazing WORD Instructors, and a WORD sticker. Limited to 9 girls. We will have a pre trip meeting on the 11 December to discuss the itinerary and food as well as meet the other kids in the group.
23-24 January: Bikepacking Adventure, 10-12yr old boys BOOK HERE
We’re out of here! The Rimutaka Incline here we come! 2 days of riding bikes, 1 night camping, carrying all our own gear and tons of fun! Check out Rimutaka Cycle Trail for a better idea of the trails. Ash will be taking the boys on this Big Coast Bikepacking trip, whoop!
Cost: $225 includes: Train to Upper Hutt, 2 nights camping, all food and snacks, Ferry to Days Bay, 2 amazing WORD Instructors, and a WORD sticker. Limited to 10 boys. We will have a pre trip meeting on the 17 January to discuss the itinerary, packing and food as well as meet the other kids in the group.
Train: Wellington to Maymorn 8.20am- 9am
Ride: Maymorn to Cross Creek (25km)
Camp: Cross Creek
Ride: Cross Creek to Featherston (9km off-road limestone path)
Train to Waterloo, 11am (arrive at 11.45am)
Ride Waterloo to Days Bay (9km on cycleway)
Lunch in Days Bay!
Ferry from Days Bay to Wellington: 3.15pm (arriving in Wellington, 4pm)