Bike mechanics know when you’ve been abusing or neglecting your bike – just like the dentist can tell that your choppers haven’t seen floss for the last four years. Here are some of the least-believable lines you can spring on your local mechanic.
One of my favorite mountain bike trails just got a little nip and tuck. Find out if it’s good, bad or ugly.
A guidebook leaves me unprepared for a hike near Busan, South Korea – and makes me reflect why I think good travel bloggers are now more credible than guide books.
I once posted a list of 6 Horrible Things People do to Their Bikes. Let’s flip that around in a different direction … and look at AWESOME things people do to their bikes.
Surprising absolutely no sane person, Lance Armstrong admitted to Oprah – and an extra-large slice of her viewership – that he doped. And I really don’t care.
Who makes bike parts that stand up to years of hard use? Here’s where I sing the praises of those who are worthy – and ask about your tried-but-true favorites.
Here’s my first-ever roundup of cool content I’ve unearthed from other bloggers.
There’s now a reason besides Papago Brewing to visit the Papago Plaza in south Scottsdale – and it’s Hot Yoga University.
As a long-time mountain biker, I’ve owned more than my share of bikes. But there’s one that really made a change in my life that no other bike will equal.
I went to my first cyclocross race – the Heavy Metal Hammerfest. Here are a few thoughts about all the fun and action.
Bacon or chocolate? A pint of craft beer or a wedge of aged gouda? The family dog or cat? All choices nobody wants to make. My favorite hiking destinations offer the same conundrum. So what’s the winner – Iceland’s Landmannalaugar or New Zealand’s Tongariro Alpine Crossing?
While I was in Norway, I tested the tasc Performance Merino wool/bamboo fiber long-sleeve shirts. Here’s what I thought.
Take a look at the clean, utilitarian work of Idaho-based Civilian as it takes a different approach to making bicycles.
The price of the Olympic Games opening ceremony is a sign of a sporting event gone wrong. But what can you do to change it? Well, it’s really pretty easy.
See how the Rise energy bars fare during a brisk little test – an 8-hour hike on the Besseggen trail in Jotunheimen, an epic Norwegian national park.
Every year, 30,000 hike the Besseggen trail in Norway’s Jotunheimen. Find out why – along with some helpful info to get the most out of your adventure.
When your stuck on the side of a bike trail with a broken mountain bike, don’t be shy about getting some help.
Mountain biking in the moonlight is back: McDowell Mountain Regional Park once again has its night mountain bike rides going for the summer. The May 25 ride was the second of the season, and the first of the year for me. As always, it was a treat to be out there at this excellent park with other mountain bikers after sunset.
Thinking about running the Warrior Dash? Get ready for a fun experience by finding the answers to questions you might have about this popular obstacle course race, from what to wear to where to put your stuff while you run.
One of Arizona’s top mountain bikers visits Vietnam – and discovers awesome views, friendly locals, challenging roads and a whopping helping of adventure.