Archives For Mountain Biking

Video courtesy of Levi Allen

For certain kids, the only thing better than fresh air, is big air. If you happen to be raising one of these audacious creatures, you are fully aware of what I mean—and you should probably read this as fast as you can and then go make sure they aren’t playing with dad’s welder again. Continue Reading…

Looking over the Kokopelli trail

Let’s get right to it. Here are four reasons you should get on a mountain bike and ride 142 miles of amazing Kokopelli trail from Fruita, Colorado to Moab, Utah.

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Ask yourself these two questions when thinking, “Which mountain bike should I get?”

Choosing A Mountain BikeToying with the idea of buying a new mountain bike? Sure you could knock the dust off that old Specialized Rockhopper in the garage and have a killer time (until you remember how bad you hate grip-shifts and that petrified excuse for a seat), but maybe it’s time to cut the stretched out brake cables and move on. If you’ve been out of the mountain bike market for a half-decade or more you might be surprised to find that the new mountain bike buying decisions have evolved from:

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For a nine-to-fiver there isn’t much time other than weekends to hit the trail, especially once summer burns off and leaves us with between zero and none on the post-work daylight scene. So, last winter in an effort to burn hyperactivity off my hundred pound Pyrenees-Lab mix puppy, I turned to the night. With as little as a simple determination to become partially nocturnal, I exponentially increased my recreation time! Admittedly it is harder to get out the door when your brain is screaming that dark is for sleepy-time, but the rewards are huge once backed with a little momentum. Continue Reading…