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The newest park in town, built during the summer 2012, is the bike pump track and skills park. This project came to life with the joint resources of the Golden Cycling Club and the Town of Golden. The pump track and skills park service a wide age group of participants and allows for development of mountain bike skills that can be used on the many bike trails around the area.

Located behind the Mt. 7 Rec Plex, the Pump Track and Skills Park fills a 100ft x 100ft space and allows riders to flow around corners without the need to pedal. The track is built in 100% compliance with the ‘Pump Track Nation’ guidebook and the IMBA/Whistler Technical Trail Features Guidelines. The pump track has no mandatory gap jumps and the skills park features a selection of low consequence obstacles.

Open from the middle of May until late October it is worth grabbing your ride and coming down to check it out. Washrooms for the facility are located on the side of the Mount 7 Rec Plex.