The Abus Sportflex 2504 bike lock is easily one of the flimsiest the brand offers yet it’s also one of the most clever and convenient.
We speak with the Santa Cruz Mountains Trail Stewardship executive director about the group’s recent name change, professional trail building, and the science behind the MTB impact on trails.
The latest smartwatches and fitness trackers are pretty amazing. While the most basic can track our steps during the day, more advanced devices can watch our heart rate, track speed and distances, and even prevent us from getting lost.
Trail usage spiked in the early days of the pandemic, and data shows traffic hasn’t slowed much since. And in some destinations, visits continue to grow even as bike sales slow.
The operators of Mt. Hood Skibowl in Oregon have decided to suspend bike park operations following an $11.4M verdict against them in an injury lawsuit.
Dale Boyd and Drew Hall are mountain bikers and trail builders living in Mobile, Alabama. They’re part of a group called Ride the Rebellion that posts videos and podcasts about their efforts to build and ride trails in a part of the US that isn’t traditionally known for mountain biking.
One of our favorite things about mountain biking is traveling to ride great trails all over the world. Tell us where you’re heading to ride bikes this year, or where you’ve already been!
Wende Cragg has been a part of mountain biking since the beginning of the sport in California in the 1970s, racing and photographing the early Repack races down Mt. Tam.