June 20, 2018

Maxxis Assegai tire review

Greg Minnaar rolled years of race winning experience into a tire that holds its line, whatever the conditions. Named after a traditional zulu warrior spear, meet the Assegai.
June 19, 2018

Downieville – All-time conditions ridden at warp speed

The Trail Peek brothers and a band of local tricksters carve loamy goodness at ludicrous speed.
June 19, 2018

How Much Does It Cost to Hike the Appalachian Trail?

Appalachian Trail valley

At nearly 2,​190 miles long, the Appalachian Trail (AT) passes through 14 states, eight national forests, six national park units, and countless state parks, forests and game lands, according to the Appalachian Trail Conservancy. Thru-hiking this national scenic trail is a dream for many. And if it’s a dream for you, you know the importance […]

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June 19, 2018

IMBA partnering with Outerbike for 30th anniversary

As part of the Outerbike Arkansas experience, IMBA will host special rides and a Saturday evening celebration.
June 19, 2018

Leatt concept store returns to Whistler

Available at the store is the full 2018 Leatt bicycle product line of over 65 pieces that includes helmets, apparel, body and knee protection.
June 18, 2018

Richie Rude on Shimano XTR 12-speed

Richie Rude can put a lot of stress on a drivetrain and we see his first encounter with the new Shimano XTR 12-speed. Will it hold up or will it let him down in this race?
June 18, 2018

Speed versus style: Which type of rider are you?

For some riders, the best ride is the fastest ride. Others take a more measured approach, looking to play along the way. Which type of rider are you?
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 ...