VERNON, NJ - "I've never seen this many people here before" is a phrase that I heard at least a half-dozen times as I waited to get on the lift to ride for the last weekend of lift-accessed mountain biking at Mountain Creek. The bike park had a number of events planned for the weekend, including a Halloween Jump Jam on Saturday, where riders were encouraged to dress up in their best costume and boost the jumps on Lower Dominion as the Stripdown played in the background.
Roxbury, NJ - The Halloween Jump Jam has been a staple in recent years in the closing weekend at the Mountain Creek Bike Park. Celebrate a killer riding season with your best costume and some unbeatable fall trails.
VERNON, NJ – The iconic US Open of Mountain Biking will make its long-awaited return to Mountain Creek Bike Park on Memorial Day Weekend, May 25 - 28, 2017. The US Open was last held in 2011 and is now being relaunched by one of the original founders, Clay Harper. Keeping with tradition, the US Open will bring one of the largest prize purses in American downhill racing with over $15,000 up for grabs in the Open Class and some of the most coveted amateur prizes available anywhere.
VERNON, NJ –Mountain Creek Bike Park has announced a bonus weekend celebrating Veterans Day, extending its season November 11 through 13. The park will open Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Active military and veterans with valid military ID will be able to ride free on Friday.
VERNON, NJ – Mountain Creek Bike Park planned to close out 2016 with one last weekend of shredding on November 4 through 6. However the Indian summer-like weather and enthusiasm of late season riders has inspired the resort to remain open for yet another weekend in November.
VERNON, NJ – Mountain Creek Bike Park is celebrating our favorite holiday with a Halloween Jump Jam on Sunday, October 30 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Grab your bike, get your costume on and get ready for live music, a jump jam and more.
VERNON, NJ – Mountain Creek Bike Parkis hosting a 10-week Thursday night race series throughout 2016. Each week a new trail will serve as the race course to keep things interesting. The resort says the series is focused on "fun and camaraderie" rather than high-pressure competition, but cash prizes will be on the line.
VERNON, NJ – Mother Nature apparently has had riding on her mind and gifted the East Coast with warm temperatures throughout a majority of the winter. TheMountain Creek Bike Park Trail Crüe was able to start trail work in early March and by the middle of the month the signs were there that the mountain would be ready sooner than anticipated.
VERNON, NJ – Mountain Creek Bike Park announced today an early 2016 opening day of Saturday, April 2. Thanks in part to a particulalry dry East Coast spring, that's a full month ahead of last year's May 2 opening.