Be Bicycle Santa - Andrew's List
Merino next to his skin and some bike designs that aren't recycled versions of last year's bikes are a couple of items on Andrew's list...
2018 Marin Pine Mountain 1
It's rare for a bike under 2K to catch our eye but the Marin Pine Mountain 1 has much to offer at $700 under that mark...
Dirt Demo Day 1
Carbon utility in three wheel sizes and more bolts than the tin man.
2017 Trek Stache 7 29+
While it's clear the Stache wasn't designed for the nastiest, steepest terrain, for trails where it shines it lights up like a near-sighted goalie...
Kona's Brilliant Plan
An E-Bike You Can't Hate
Kona has done a side run around e-bike opponents - and it's (almost) impossible to be mad...
2017 TREK STACHE 29+ Hardtail
Not just a wagon-wheeler but a Plus wagon wheeler - Trek's Stache 29+ hardtail getting ready for North Shore testing...
First Look and Early Ride Thoughts
2017 Santa Cruz Chameleon
Up For Anything; Down For Anything
TRIPLE TESTER REVIEW
2017 Kona Wozo
Three testers had the chance to ride Kona's hardtail fatbike during the snowiest North Shore winter in years - and on good old dirt as well...
Chromag Primer 27+
Going back to a hardtail – even one with progressive geometry like the Primer – required patience. The payoff was well worth it.
“Is this some kind of masochistic manifestation of mid-life in crisis, or just the next phase in my infatuation with bikes?”
2015 Rocky Mountain Blizzard
Rocky Mountain’s Blizzard is now a fat bike with a RockShox suspension fork.
Long Term Review: Ragley Bagger 288
“This frame has a perceptible compliance I’ve not experienced with previous aluminum frames…”
Banshee Rampant Review
“I purchased my frame a couple of years ago, and fell in love with it right away. Since then I lost my love…”
Project Dekerf – Done
She was a hand me down that sat in my basement for years – and now she’s become a favourite in my stable