October 2, 2018

Headwaters State Forest Is Open to Hikers

A waterfall in Headwaters State Forest

In September, the state Forest Service cut the ribbon on Headwaters State Forest, opening to the public a 6,730-acre tract of mountains and streams along the North Carolina-South Carolina border. The land had been owned by former congressman Charles Taylor, and local and national land conservancies worked for nearly a decade to bring the forest […]

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October 2, 2018

The Best Duffel Bags of 2018

A woman pulling a duffel bag out of the back of a car.

Unlike a traditional suitcase, a versatile duffel bag can expand or contract based on the amount of gear you need to bring with you. You can stuff a duffel with both hard and soft goods, which makes it well-suited for everything from weekend travel to camping, from stowing gear to moving across town. We looked […]

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October 2, 2018

The Most Important Thing

When Kurt and I left NYC last winter, I told him that I …
October 1, 2018

Video: Stompump portable foot pump

Given that cyclists legs are more likely stronger than their arms, Stompump offers a welcome solution for inflating those trailside flat tires.

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October 1, 2018

Rude sweeps final EWS, while Hills takes overall title

The 2018 Enduro World Series finished much as it started, with Cecile Ravanel and Sam Hill as series champions.

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October 1, 2018

Ibis DV9 carbon hardtail ready to race — or shred

Ibis has unveiled its new DV9 carbon hardtail, a split-personality rig that’s billed as being equally comfortable racing full-tilt XC or getting drifty on techy singletrack.

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October 1, 2018

CycleOps H2 Smart Trainer Giveaway

Enter to win a CycleOps H2 Smart Trainer ($1200 Value). 1 Winner will be chosen!

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October 1, 2018

Crank Brothers Synthesis wheels first ride

A front wheel that turns and a rear wheels that tracks well is the promise. We've been riding the Crank Brothers Synthesis and have some insight to share.

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September 28, 2018

Video: Evoc Hip Pack Pro 3L

One of the most interesting accessories we saw at Interbike is this new hip pack from Evoc called the Hip Pack Pro 3L. Come check it out.

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