February 1, 2018

2018 Fat Bike World Championships

Crested Butte's annual bacchanal of all things fat back for another year and better than ever.
January 31, 2018

Paul Component 35mm Boxcar stem is a beauty

Paul Component has announced release of a 35mm Boxcar Stem that is available in Black, Silver, Polished and whatever the current limited edition color may be (currently blue).
January 30, 2018

How to Choose the Right Backpacking Stove Fuel

backpacking stove fuel

Back when dinosaurs (like me) first roamed the backcountry, your choice of stove fuel was pretty much gas (in a sealed canister) or liquid (in a refillable bottle). Interestingly, if you’re a newbie hiker today, starting out with a gas- or liquid-fuel stove still makes the most sense. That’s not to say nothing innovative is […]

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January 29, 2018

Lezyne Lite Drive 700XL review

A mix of old world mountain style and new world tech make this light design unique and eye-catching.
January 29, 2018

Lezyne Lite Drive 700XL review

A mix of old world mountain style and new world tech make this light design unique and eye-catching.
January 29, 2018

Video: Jeff Lenosky and Jeff Kendall-Weed shred Florida

Recently Jeff Lenosky and Jeff Kendall-Weed met up in Florida to ride. They filmed for a couple days and then did a full footage swap and each made edits for their respective channels. Here are the end results.
January 29, 2018

Most annoying, irrational, counterintuitive things about mountain biking

Most bike maintenance is fairly straightforward, involving whatever wrench and lube you have handy. But some things are just plain silly. Like all these things...
January 29, 2018

Surly Pugsley fat bike gets complete redesign

The Surly Pugsley has been redesigned to be the ultimate off-road touring bike. Any bike will get you out there. Pugsley will get you home. Are you ready to go where no pug has gone before? We’ll suit up and jump into the danger zone!
January 27, 2018

How to Stay Warm in a Sleeping Bag

person in a sleeping bag

Whether you’ve just plunked down your hard-earned dollars on a brand new sleeping bag, or you’re still using a trusty old bag that’s seen better days, you can help ensure you’ll be warm and cozy on your next outdoor adventure with a few simple tips. To stay warm in your sleeping bag, follow three main […]

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