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Big Mountain Monday: Fear Funnel

Funnel of Fear

This week’s Big Mountain Monday sees Doerfling take on a line that features a wickedly steep funnel.

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Single Spd Bikepacking Finnish Style

Not Far From Home

“ERKKI PUNTTILA approaches bikepacking excursions with a straightforward manner and plenty of dry humour…”

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Send Sean to the Shore

Bucket List

“Sean has been battling cancer for many years and unfortunately it appears he has a limited time left to fight…”

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Uncle Dave Wants You off his Lawn

Ask Uncle Dave

“Maybe some cop saying you can’t drink a beer on the beach. Or some old guy with a moustache lecturing you trailside about your mountain bike…”

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Crashing and Laughing

Just a little paint swapping between friends.

No pros or posturing, just good old fashioned carnage and belly laughs.

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Pink Starfish Trail Permanently Closed

Unfortunate News

“One of the more iconic trails on Mount Fromme has been declared permanently closed by the District…”

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Uncle Dave Gives Dental Advice

That's Gonna Hurt

“I crashed 10 years ago and my tooth turned blue. Should I get it fixed and give up my bluetooth joke or keep it…”

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Stevie Smith Bike Park Approved!

Stevie's Dream

Stevie talked about wanting a cool place to ride near his home to develop young riders and help them build some skills…

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Activities to Preserve Sanity When You Can’t Ride

Ask Uncle Dave

My wife has compared me to our dog in the sense that I need some sort of activity every day or I get all fidgety, at least I hope that’s what she meant…

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50 Ways to Leave your Bicycle

50 Ways to Leave your Bicycle

How To Crash Your Bike

“I have this hope that identifying crash mechanisms and codifying them might keep me safe – but I have no idea if this is true…”

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Stuck in an Echo Chamber

Uncle Dave Tackles Trump & Hillary

“I waded through pictures of myself peppered with insane hashtags and dog whistles, and I actually started to feel a bit sad…”

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For A Living: Trail Builders

Pat & Sean's Excellent Adventures

Who are the real pros? The riders who travel the world showing off their skills, or the ones who toil at home to build the trails we love…

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How to Rip Like A Rider From B.C.?

Ask Uncle Dave

“At night, between mouthfuls of food, we’d discuss how… the skill set of BC riders is light years ahead of us…”

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Talking to Women

Ask Uncle Dave

“No matter what you’re doing, a mountain biker is standing on the side of a trail somewhere, waiting to tell you that you’re doing it wrong…”

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The Unicorn Slayer

Santa Cruz donates incredible chainsaw

Santa Cruz got wind of Martin’s campaign to raise money for a new chainsaw, so they decided to just buy it for him. Presenting the Unicorn Slayer.

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