December 26, 2018

Foundations East: Living the mountain bike lifestyle

Sponsored riders Lindsey Carpenter and Sam Skidmore grew up in Harrisonburg, Virginia, surrounded by a rich culture of mountain biking. A love for bikes, singletrack, and time spent outdoors was cultivated within them, and they now carry on in that same spirit.

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December 26, 2018

How to Travel and Hike in Japan

Tenryu-ji garden in fall.

For many international travelers, Japan is a top destination for unique experiences—the food, nightlife, temples, shrines and gardens create a culture unlike anything else in the world. But, in addition to its cultural offerings, the island nation is also known for its natural wonders. From cherry blossom season to fall colors and winter snow sports, […]

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December 26, 2018

Chasing Trail in Ibiza – Video

When picturing Ibiza, images of 24-hour clubbing with big name DJ’s, hedonistic cave raves, and lazy days spent on the beach come to mind. But there is more to this island off Spain’s Mediterranean coast than all-nighters.

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December 24, 2018

Stop Downgrading Yourself

I had sent my first sport climb 12b/c in Ten Sleep, Wyoming last …
December 22, 2018

Fat Bike Worlds Contest

Win a weekend for two at the 4th Annual Borealis Fat Bike World Championships presented by Upslope Brewing Company!

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December 21, 2018

Top Off-the-Radar Travel Destinations of 2019

Monument Valley, Arizona.

Next year should be your most adventurous yet. After all, it’s not every day that you get to travel to the far-flung corners of the world, so you’ll want to make your trip (or trips) spectacular. And on that note, we’ll help you find some of the top off-the-radar destinations so you can explore the […]

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December 21, 2018

How to Start Solo Adventuring

A lone backpacker stands in front of the ocean as the sun is setting.

Heading into the great outdoors alone can be a worrisome experience. Just imagine, you’re in your tent at night and you hear a twig snap—and no one is there to calm you down. On the other hand, stepping into the wilderness alone lends itself to peaceful contemplation of sunrises and sunsets, undisturbed. “Solo adventuring is […]

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December 21, 2018

Bontrager Carbon Care Wheel Loyalty Program unveiled

Trek and Bontrager announced recently that all Bontrager carbon wheels will be covered under a two-year, no-cost replacement program through the Carbon Care Wheel Loyalty Program.

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December 20, 2018

Effetto Mariposa Tyreinvader latest insert option

Tire inserts have been one of the hottest product category of 2018, with companies big and small jumping into the emerging flat protection space. The latest entrant comes from Italy’s Effetto Mariposa.

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