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August 21, 2018

Yakima OverHang vertical hitch rack revealed

The vertical mountain bike hitch rack is set to go mainstream with the soon-to-launch Yakima OverHang, the first of its kind from a leading manufacturer.

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August 21, 2018

Yakima OverHang vertical hitch rack revealed

The vertical mountain bike hitch rack is set to go mainstream with the soon-to-launch Yakima OverHang, the first of its kind from a leading manufacturer.

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August 21, 2018

First Look: REI Co-op Rainier Rain Jacket

When the rain hits, you want gear that keeps you dry, but not at the cost of breaking the bank. Enter the REI Co-op Rainier rain jacket. It’s waterproof, breathable and wind-resistant—and costs $89. “[The REI] founders’ original intent was to provide people with affordable gear,” said Scott Mosher, senior product art director for REI […]

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August 21, 2018

EVOC Explorer Pro 30L review

If you ride deep into the backcountry and like being well-equipped to handle the unexpected, the EVOC Explorer Pro 30L is worth serious consideration.

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August 21, 2018

National Mountain Biking Survey Launches

The National Mountain Biking Survey is now open and seeking the opinions of America’s mountain bikers to understand their habits, access to trails, and levels of engagement.

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August 21, 2018

Thirty Years of Trails and Counting

Mountain bikers on a trail

There’s a new trail in a spot I like to ride that winds up switchbacks through tall Jeffrey pines to a lookout. It replaces a steep, eroded elevator shaft that was a nemesis to all mountain bikers and hikers. Now, on the new trail, the dirt is fresh and smooth. The berms are perfectly elevated […]

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August 21, 2018

Gear Review: Trango Phase Alpine Draws

“Your draws are looking a little fuzzy.” said every person I’ve ever climbed …
August 21, 2018

The Best Camping Tents of 2018

People camping in the Grand Hut Tent

Car campers have one distinct benefit over backpackers: a vehicle. Car-camping gear can be larger and heavier than backpacking gear because you won’t be carrying it for miles on end, so we recommend taking advantage of the extra space and buying a tent that gives you room to breathe. A 2-person tent is great for […]

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August 20, 2018

Kenda Regolith Pro tire launched

The Kenda Regolith Pro comes in three casings, the light and fast TR for race and XC, the SCT with sidewall protection for trail, and the burly EMC for e-bikes.

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