Kids

Video: While You Were Sleeping

November 29, 2017 Helena Kotala 1

Remember that feeling of freedom when you were a kid on your bike? Your little world expanded from your driveway to your street to your entire neighborhood. If you were curious enough to explore off-road

RIDE ADVENTURES

Video: Processing the French Alps

November 28, 2017 Helena Kotala 0

France isn’t just home to good cheese and great wine. It’s got its share of amazing riding too. Follow Kona riders Jordan Regnier and Alexander Kangas on a journey to the Tignes and Val D’ Isere bike

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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

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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

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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

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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