June 15, 2018

Trailheads: Mountain Biking

How do you begin mountain biking without breaking your face? Our two newbies are back for more first-time fun, this time on mountain bikes. You have to see this. Learn more mountain biking skills! Mountain Biking for Beginners Basic Mountain Biking Tec...
June 15, 2018

Trailheads: Backpacking

Getting out for your first backpacking adventure can feel daunting, but it is easier than it looks. Learn about the Ten Essentials, Leave No Trace, and other backpacking basics with Anna and Colin. Learn more backpacking and camping skills! Beginner's ...
June 15, 2018

How To: Get Your Mountain Bike Ready for Summer

The summer cycling season is here. But is your bike ready to ride? If the answer is no (or I don’t know), then it’s time to get your bike ready for smooth riding with this helpful bike maintenance checklist.
June 15, 2018

Top 5 reasons you need to ride Crested Butte

With 750 miles of singletrack, the Outerbike consumer demo event, Evolution Bike Park, and more, Crested Butte is a must-hit destination for any self-respecting mountain biker.

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June 14, 2018

Wolf Tooth’s Roll-Top and Pump Bags carry all your things

Wolf Tooth's new B-RAD Roll-Top and Pump Bags provide secure, weather- and dirt-resistant on-bike storage to ensure that you're never caught without the essentials.
June 14, 2018

New Hip Pack from ENVE and Friends

ENVE has released a versatile hip pack with plenty of room for day-ride essentials, including a spare tube and belt-integrated multi-tool.
June 14, 2018

Revival in the Lost Sierra

Portola, California, is a former railroad town in a northeastern pocket of the state called the Lost Sierra. A 50-minute drive north of Reno, this area is rich with natural beauty: Beckwourth Peak lies just south of town, the Middle Fork Feather River—a national wild and scenic river—flows alongside the town flanked by a bike […]

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June 14, 2018

SRAM NX Eagle Drivetrain first look

The low-cost 12-Speed Eagle is here with an 11-50 splined cassette and a groupset price of $375.
June 13, 2018

Full Suspension vs Hardtail: What’s More Fun?

Full suspension or hardtail, which is better? The answer seems obvious (at least to us). But maybe there’s more to it than meets the eye.