BIKE CULTURE

VANLIFE: Sunragin’

June 23, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Words and photos by Kurt Gensheimer At 11,542 feet above sea level, Hoosier Pass south of Breckenridge, Colorado, is not the ideal spot in which to be driving an unfamiliar RV, especially in the middle

FEATURED RIDES

Access: The 42nd Parallel

June 22, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Words by Anthony Duncan, photos by Jesse Cheers I’ve always been vaguely aware of bear protocol when out in the wild. I say “vaguely” because my bear knowledge has never really been tested … until

COLUMNISTS

Rusch Job: Blood Road

June 19, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Words by Rebecca Rusch They call Ho Chi Minh Trail the Blood Road because so many people lost their lives there. This complicated network of paths and trails runs from north Vietnam through the jungles

BIKE CULTURE

#VANLIFE: Glenn Vanzig

June 2, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 5

Words and photos by Watts Dixon I thought I was doing the right thing, approaching the cop. Being proactive. Humbly and apologetically explaining why my van was going to be in a one-hour-only parking spot

BEER ME

Beer Me: The ManCan

May 24, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Words and photo by Burt Hoovis  Keeping your favorite beverage close at hand for a day on the trail has always had its challenges. Luckily, the options are getting better and better. Recently, I had

EQUIPMENT

Review: Giro Switchblade MIPS

May 22, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

By Zach White The idea of a more protectively versatile helmet isn’t anything new, as Giro points to its debut of the original Switchblade with a removable chin guard in 1998 as an example. Giro’s

BIKE CULTURE

#VANLIFE: El Tigre Del Norte

May 19, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 2

Words and photos by Devon Balet It’s 4:20 a.m., a seemingly perfect time to depart Sedona, Arizona. Aiming northeast, I sleepily rub my eyes as I steer my home on wheels, aptly named El Tigre