January 11, 2018

Top 5 reasons why GoPro is exiting the drone business

Entering the drone market in Sept of 2016, GoPro abruptly announced that it was abandoning the effort as of Jan, 2018. Here's why we think it happened.
January 11, 2018

In Defense of Winter Camping

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An actual logical argument for why you need to go right now.   I hear you groaning through the internet. You think there is nothing I could say that could possibly convince you that camping in the winter is a good idea. It’s cold. Just you wait. I have legit logic on my side. Before […]

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January 11, 2018

EWS qualifier series expands to 25 countries

The Enduro World Series is coming to a race near you, as the list of official qualifier events grows to 50 races spread across 25 countries and four continents.
January 11, 2018

Bontrager Kovee XXX TLR 29 wheelset review

High end carbon wheelset is race ready out of the box with a single purpose in mind: help make you faster.
January 10, 2018

Crankbrothers Double Shot 1 pedal launched

Featuring molded traction pins for grip, wide 57mm q-factor for clearance and control, and durable stamped-steel wings, the Double Shot 1 gives riders the option to ride flat or clipped-in. Price is just $60 per set.
January 10, 2018

YT Industries 2018 line-up revealed

Brand new component specifications, high quality designs, and the return of the YT Dirt Love make for an exciting start to the new season for German direct-to-consumer seller YT Industries.
January 10, 2018

Drawn To High Places: Mountain Artist Nikki Frumkin

Nikki Frumkin in the Enchantments

Nikki Frumkin is easy to recognize in the mountains. She’s the lanky blonde with a giant piece of watercolor paper strapped to her backpack. When she reaches the summit, she takes out a handful of brushes and breath-mint tin full of paint, finds a comfortable rock to sit on, and starts painting furiously. In homage […]

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January 10, 2018

Mtbr’s Most Read Posts In 2017

As we push headlong into 2018, it’s fun to look back on the year that was. Here’s a rundown of the 20 most viewed Mtbr posts from 2017.
January 10, 2018

Wolf Tooth’s Master Link Combo Pliers unveiled

The latest product in Wolf Tooth's new Pack Tools series, the 38g Master Link Combo Pliers pick up where most compact multi-tools leave off.