FEATURES

Night riding tips for mountain bikers

November 13, 2017 Helena Kotala 9

It’s that time of year again. With each passing day, the sun sinks in the sky a little earlier. For those of us with 9-5 jobs, getting out and riding after work without encountering darkness

FEATURES

Halloween the Perry County way

November 9, 2017 Helena Kotala 1

The only thing better than a big day of riding is a big day of riding on new trails. My husband and I, and our friend Ryan, marinated on this thought as we left in

RIDE ADVENTURES

Video: ‘North of Nightfall’ film preview

November 6, 2017 Helena Kotala 0

North of Nightfall follows freeride mountain bikers Darren Berrecloth and Cam Zink as they ride alongside up-and-comers Carson Storch and Tom van Steenbergen on an expedition to the top of the world. The full film is

FEATURED RIDES

Featured Ride: Jockey Hill Trails, NY

October 19, 2017 Helena Kotala 5

One of my favorite parts of mountain bike road trips is discovering those “along the way” trail systems that aren’t your destination but are a nice break from sitting in the car. We all have

FEATURED RIDES

Heli-biking in Alaska? Yes, please!

October 4, 2017 Helena Kotala 0

As of today, the Tordrillo Mountain Lodge in Alaska is open for heli-biking, making it the first outfitter in the United States to offer this service. The Lodge specializes in helicopter-based adventures, including skiing, fishing

FEATURES

How To: Take Your Kid Mountain Biking

October 4, 2017 Helena Kotala 2

This coming weekend is IMBA’s annual Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day, so we felt this was a timely opportunity to share some of our tips for taking your little shredders out on the trails.

BIKES

Ride Review: Marin B-17 3

September 28, 2017 Helena Kotala 0

The pickings were pretty slim at Interbike’s Outdoor Demo this year, especially if you didn’t want to just ride e-bikes all day, which I didn’t (I did try one out – it was alright but didn’t

ADVOCACY

Take a Kid Mountain Biking on October 7

September 27, 2017 Helena Kotala 0

The International Mountain Bicycling Association’s Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day (TKMBD) will take place on October 7 this year. This annual event seeks to introduce the joy of mountain biking to the next generation

NEWS

Interbike 2017: MTB Tires

September 26, 2017 Helena Kotala 1

By Scott Williams and Helena Kotala At this point, it’s no secret that the next big tire trend will be widths in between “normal” and “plus,” so much of the latest and greatest at Interbike

NEWS

Interbike 2017: Goodies from Day 1

September 21, 2017 Helena Kotala 2

We’re in Vegas for the last Interbike in Sin City and here are a few interesting and/or new things we found on our first day wandering the show floor. Pearl Izumi MTB shoes Pearl Izumi