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February 23, 2018

Kenda all in on e-bike tires

Tire maker has further strengthened its e-bike compatible line of tires, including added offerings in multiple mountain bike categories as well as urban/trekking models.
February 22, 2018

Vee launches Factory version of Flow Snap

Vee Tire Co. is now offering an updated version of its Flow Snap gravity and enduro tires. The new Factory version continues to benefit from the super tacky rubber compound that’s known for its grip.
February 22, 2018

Trail Searching: Behind the scenes with the EWS

The Enduro World Series has become synonymous with epic locations. In order to keep uncovering the world's best destinations, the man behind the series has to scour the globe looking for the hottest new trails.
February 22, 2018

Quiz: Should You Hike the Appalachian Trail or the Pacific Crest Trail?

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February 22, 2018

Jenny Rissveds and SCOTT-SRAM part ways

One of mountain biking's top racers needs more time off before returning to racing.
February 22, 2018

I Would But: I Am the Only Person of Color

Ambreen Tariq Hiking

How Ambreen Tariq, founder of @BrownPeopleCamping, is overcoming the “minority barrier” in the outdoors It was a chilly October morning. The kind where you see your breath for the first time that season. A light rain was falling as I crushed gravel under my hurried feet. I was about to go rock climbing for the […]

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February 22, 2018

The Appalachian Trail vs. Pacific Crest Trail: Which Hike Is Right for You?

Comparing culture, gear, resupply and difficulty. Whether you’re deciding which footpath to tackle for a first thru-hike, you’ve hiked one trail and want to know how it stacks up to the other, or you just have a general curiosity, a fascination with comparing the Appalachian Trail (AT) and Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) is common. Today, […]

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February 22, 2018

Downieville Blackout: The night we spent in the Sierra unprepared

A sunset ride down Downieville's Butcher Ranch trail quickly turns into a survival story with a night spent on the trail for this mountain biking pair.
February 21, 2018

Michelin Wild Enduro and Power Gravel tires launched

Mtbr spotted several exciting new tires from Michelin at Frostbike 2018, including a new enduro model and their highly anticipated Power Gravel offering.