June 11, 2019

Video: Local Loam – Puerto Rico

Every now and then, unique opportunities to visit special, far-off riding destinations pop into my inbox. This time, it's Puerto Rico!!

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June 11, 2019

How to Travel Through the Desert Like a Pro

Tarp tent set up in the desert, short rocky mountains behind.

The desert creates a sense of awe with its gravity-defying rock formations, ancient cultural artifacts and endless expanse of life living on the edge. However, the desert can also be an unforgiving place. Many uninitiated visitors find themselves in a hostile environment caked in dust and dirt, and filled with challenge. I sat down with […]

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June 11, 2019

The Best Snack Hacks for Any Outdoor Adventure

Snack Hacks for Any Outdoor Adventure

Few things inspire as much passion as adventure snacks. They’re a great way to motivate and reward yourself, friends and kids during your outdoor adventures. We asked REI employees and members how they get creative with trail snacks and they delivered. Use these ideas to spice up your next outdoor excursion, or to come up […]

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June 11, 2019

My Kids Turned Me Into an Electric Bike Convert

When my oldest child, Nora, now 4, was an infant, I was adamant that having a baby wouldn’t prevent me from riding my bike around town like I’d always done pre-kids. I live in Tahoe City, California, a lakefront mountain town with stellar bike paths. Our summer traffic can be thick, so riding a bike […]

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June 10, 2019

LGBTQ+ Adventurers, In Their Own Words

According to a recent Gallup poll, the percentage of American adults identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender rose to 4.5 percent in 2017, up from 3.5 percent in 2012, when Gallup began tracking the measure. Although the outdoors plays an important role in their lives, many LGBTQ+ adults don't see themselves represented in the […]

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June 10, 2019

Video: Tracey Hannah & Loïc Bruni Winning DH Runs 2019 Leogang

This weekend’s racing had us all on the edge of our seats as we watched the world’s best riders put on a hell of a show in the Austrian Alps.

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June 10, 2019

Josh Patterson joins Mountain & Road Bike Review as editorial director

Cycling journalist Josh Patterson has joined Mountain Bike Review and Road Bike Review as editorial director.

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June 7, 2019

4 of the Sweetest Animal Friendships We’ve Seen

Two dogs looking into the sunset together

Who's your best adventure buddy? For the friends on this list, it’s someone a little fuzzier (or, in one case, fluffier) than you and me. Here’s a list of four of the sweetest animal friendships we’ve seen. Henry the Dog and Baloo the Cat     Henry's mom, Cynthia Bennett, owned Henry for about three […]

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June 7, 2019

Smoking hot deals from Jenson

Our friends at Jenson USA always have some great sales going and this week is no exception. Check out what this trusted retailer has available for you.

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