BIKE CULTURE

The Birth of blackriver

April 4, 2017 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Words by Jeffrey Stern. Photos via blackriver.  On a brisk spring morning we navigated our rental van from Chicago to Madison in search of the best charcuterie we could find, rolling country farm roads and

NEWS

Watch: No Room for Error

April 1, 2017 Helena Kotala 0

Eric Porter has spent 15 years traveling the world in search of beautiful trails. But his favorite spot is Alaska, and he’s returned to ride a ridgeline that has been on his mind since his

FEATURED RIDES

The Amazing South Chilcotin Mountains

March 30, 2017 Mike Cushionbury 0

Words by Mike Cushionbury. Photos by Sterling Lorence. As I trudged up a 45-minute hike-a-bike, less than 1 mile into the “ride” I looked back at Giant Factory racer Adam Craig and sarcastically said, “This

EVENTS

Race Recap: True Grit Epic

March 28, 2017 Scott Williams 0

The National Ultra Endurance (NUE) series is dedicated to 100 mile and 100 kilometer mountain bike racing. With over a dozen races across the United States and a newly added race in Costa Rica, both

EVENTS

Recap: Maxxis Summit 2017

March 20, 2017 Scott Williams 0

Mulberry Gap Mountain Bike Get-A-Way lies in the Chattahoochee National Forest within northwest Georgia. It was initially built as a family retreat, but when the current owners stumbled upon the property they had to take

FEATURES

Feature: Bones of Oaxaca

July 20, 2016 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Words and photos: James Murren Originally published in Issue #191 Shakedown in the Storm The evening light wanes, but we ride on into it. Carlos’ German shepherds weave and dart between our bikes, never dragging

FEATURED RIDES

Feature: No Sleep Till Denver

July 12, 2016 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Words and photos: Montana Miller Originally published in Issue #191 My back just went numb, right between the shoulder blades. Which actually feels a lot better than the shooting pain I had a few minutes