Singletrack Sampler Private Tour

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Availability : June - October
Min Age : 10+
Max People : 8

Premier Mountain Biking in Anchorage

Trails designed for mountain bikers by mountain bikers! “A must-do trip if you’re a biker. Great flow trails that were lots of fun! ” ~ TripAdvisor

Price Includes

  • Professional Tour Guide
  • Private Tour
  • Round trip transportation
  • Full-suspension MTB
  • Helmet and biking gloves
  • Best chance at seeing wildlife in Anchorage!

Departure & Return Location

  • Down town Anchorage Shuttle Bus Stop on 4th Ave
  • If you have your own transportation meet your guide at Kincaid Park.

“Learn to ride a bicycle. You will not regret it if you live.” — Mark Twain

With 1,500 acres and over 45 miles of trails, there is something for everyone in Kincaid Park. From flowing singletrack that rides like a roller coaster to wide doubletrack to jumps and berms. Maximize your time and elevate your experience with a mountain biking guide. They will show you the best trails and tailor your mountain biking experience to your skills and fitness level. Don’t forget the views and wildlife! Kincaid Park is wrapped by Cook Inlet and is home to moose, black bears, bald eagles, lynx, and more! Experience mountain biking without the crowds. Get into the zone with dialed-in equipment as you bank off berms and take jumps at your comfort level.

  • 2 hours mountain biking
  • Minimum height: 5'0"
  • Fitness Level: recreational to active - 5 to 20 miles
  • Skill Level: beginner to advanced
  • Ascent: 800 - 1,500 feet
  • Mountain Bike Options
  • Rocky Mountain Full-suspension MTB
  • Specialized or Giant Hardtail MTB
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Reviews
  • star rating  Elly was an awesome guide. She took us along a beautiful trail and provided interesting information about the state and it’s economy & history at the same time. She was... read more

    Melinda V
    August 29, 2021

    star rating  Great equipment, wonderful guide, beautiful weather! Elly was a fantastic! Beautiful scenery and a good workout.

    RallyCap
    March 26, 2021

    star rating  Our evening coastal trail scenic bike tour was great. We learned about the different trees, plants, and sites. In addition, we also were able to see a moose eating on... read more

    Monica T
    June 23, 2021
  • star rating  I highly recommend taking this tour. Ellie was a terrific guide and a very nice and genuine person. The tour was great fun, and relaxing biking through Kincaid Park... read more

    ReneeOH2019
    September 6, 2019

    star rating  We enjoyed a wonderful tour with our college aged kids. The guides were knowledgeable and accommodating. They even modified the tour to meet our limited time. Highly recommend!

    Murphy7059
    July 30, 2019

    star rating  The views in Chugach State Park were amazing, but I enjoyed the deep reds and bright yellows of the changing tundra plants just as much. We biked to an alpine... read more

    amybB366JX
    September 13, 2021
  • star rating  Our guide, Katlyn was great at showing us wild life and set the pace at our level, which was slow going up the couple of hills on our path. The... read more

    jeannestape
    September 2, 2021

    star rating  Carl was excellent! 2 hours is not a lot of time, but lesson was catered to our goals, laid back, and definitely progressed our abilities. would categorize ourselves... read more

    Ed L
    July 5, 2021

    star rating  This was my second time visiting Anchorage and my third and fourth tours with Alaska Trail Guides. On this trip I did the Pedals and Paws trip and the Singletrack... read more

    Julie F
    March 8, 2022

MOUNTAIN BIKING SKILLS

BEGINNER
I know how to ride a bike, shift gears, and use hand breaks. Controlling my speed and direction is easy for me on the pavement. However, I am new to mountain biking and have never ridden dirt trails or only ridden off-road once or twice.

NOVICE
Some experience biking dirt trails and have been mountain biking several times. Smooth trails are easy for me as long as there are minimal roots and rocks small, gradual hills. Anticipating the terrain and knowing when to shift gears is something I struggle with.

INTERMEDIATE
I have been mountain biking for at least two years and bike regularly. Anticipating the terrain, controlling my speed, and shifting gears is something I am good at on moderately steep and technical singletrack, including trees, loose rocks, and sand. Rolling over small obstacles is possible. However, my wheels need to stay on the ground.

I am confident and successful in executing the following bike handling skills on a variety of singletrack:

Shifting – anticipate the terrain and shift gears accordingly most of the time.
Descending – I am comfortable and balanced standing up off of my seat and maintain level pedals for the entire descent.
Speed Control and Braking – momentum helps me climb rolling terrain, and I use my front and back brakes independently when required.

ADVANCED
Mountain biking for five or more years, I am comfortable climbing and descending steep, technical, exposed terrain, including rock gardens, tree roots, primitive trails, tight switchbacks, short drops, and jumps. Shifting early and often to anticipate the terrain, accelerating out of turns and burns, descending with minimum breaking makes for a fast and fun ride!

FITNESS LEVELS

Leisurely
My primary exercise is walking or light workouts once or twice a week. I prefer mostly flat or downhill terrain. Short, small hill climbs are doable, but less is ok with me. Forty-five minutes of light activity at a time for me is good.

RECREATIONAL or MEDIUM INTENSITY
An active lifestyle is important to me, but working out isn’t my life. Bike commute to work, weekend warrior rides, or a spin class keeps me fit. Two to three workouts a week provide enough physical challenge for me.

I enjoy gentle rolling terrain and feel great after reaching the top of a moderate hill climb.

ACTIVE
Fitness is central to my life. I ride my bike weekly, spin classes, or a Peloton Bike count! Four to five workouts a week is typical, and I enjoy being physically challenged. I want hills and like getting some speed. (Less than 1,000 feet of climbing)

AVID or HIGH INTENSITY
Fitness is my life, and everything I do revolves around my workouts and nutrition. Bike rides can average one hundred miles a week, and I enjoy a fast pace for an extended time. Competing in races is a great motivation to continue to stay fit. Training is part of my lifestyle as I am an athlete who loves to improve, experience all types of terrain, and go out for long training sessions or fun rides with friends on the weekends.