Tricks for Starting on a Steep Hill

How to Get Off and Back on Your Mountain Bike on a Steep Hill

If you happen to come to a stop while climbing up a steep hill on your mountain bike, getting started again can be difficult. In this video, learn how to stop safely and get rolling again up a steep hill! 

Looking to take your mountain biking skills to the next level? Here’s the deal:

The best and quickest way to improve your mountain biking skills is to take a skills clinic with a professional mountain bike instructor. If you’re unsure of your skill level, reaching out to a mountain bike coach in your area is a great place to start. Mountain biking is a dynamic sport – there are many different ways to approach a feature and we may not have covered all of those different ways in this tutorial. Always ride within your limits and do not attempt risky maneuvers when riding alone. Mountain biking is awesome, but does come with inherent risks – be safe, be smart and have fun!