A closer look at my gross old mountain bike helmet makes me realize that it’s time for a new one. Check out some that I considered – and the one I wound up buying.
I take my first ride on new trails near Pima & Dynamite in Scottsdale. How did city workers do on this trail project? Read on to find out.
I hate comparing anything to Fight Club – especially a mountain bike trail. But I have no choice with the Fantasy Island North Singletrack.
I’m not much for the group-think that can plague mountain biking: You have to ride a 29er; you have to be on Strava. And of course, you absolutely must ride a RockFoxocchi. But I found an alternative to the usual suspects of mountain bike suspension.
I’ve discovered a new brand of mountain bike happiness. Something about my latest bike – its Gates Carbon Belt Drive, X-Fusion Slide 29 fork and overall feel – makes me giddy on every ride so far.
One of my favorite mountain bike trails just got a little nip and tuck. Find out if it’s good, bad or ugly.
Here’s my first-ever roundup of cool content I’ve unearthed from other bloggers.
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.
Mountain biking near Phoenix offers any rider some hard choices. There’s no shortage of great mountain bike trails. See how they rate, and which you should ride.
A random photo makes me question my mountain bike wardrobe.
There’s more to being a mountain biker than just being fast or having a cool bike. A good attitude is really what makes you a mountain biker.
Portland is a bike-friendly city, for sure. But mountain bikes take a backseat to commuters and roadies. What bike shops in Portland are the center of its mountain bike scene?
Giros makes great bike helmets – but how do their riding gloves stack up? Here’s the answer.
The Pima & Dynamite trails in Scottsdale, Ariz., are some of the best mountain biking around – and a great opportunity to see desert wildlife and scenery.
Headed to British Columbia? Love mountain biking? Here’s what you need to know to get the most out of your visit!
Check out photos from the high-speed action at the White Tank Whirlwind mountain bike race!
Mountain bike racing can get too serious. Until someone passes gas on the course.
There’s nothing like a 24-hour mountain bike race to test your mind and body. Here’s the scene from an Average Joe sort of racer.
Check out the action from the 2011 Hedgehog Hustle at Estrella Mountain Regional Park. Garish uniforms, funny hair, out-of-control beards – this race had it all!
I just finished my first solo 12-hour race. Here’s what I learned about surviving a solo epic race effort – and what I thought of the Four Peaks 12 Hours in the Papago event.