Long Term Review
Magura Trail Sport Brakes
Magura pairs a powerful four piston front caliper with a more modest two piston binder in the rear for braking that is balanced and quiet...
MORE PRIZING AND EXTENDED DATES
My First Time Riding the North Shore Contest - Still Time to Enter!
You still have time to enter our Giveaway Contest. New prizes added!
Weird and Wicked Small Gifts for Mountain Bikers
Stuff your Damned Stocking!
Brightly covered lever covers, a stem cap mounted clock or compass or USB charger and removable cable ends to prevent the fray...
Five Ten Kestrel Lace Clipless Shoes
A Five Ten for the clip-less (SPD) crowd that is stiff, well made that won't make you look like a tap dancer...
ROGGEY's GIFT GUIDE
Dear Santa: Pete's Wish List
All the best things come in titanium! A Chromag hardtail, a sweet new multi-tool, a growler for the ages, and no Christmas list is complete without a new book.
LONG TERM REVIEW
NiteRider Lumina OLED 800 and Pro 1400 Race
Do you hang up the bike for the winter, or keep riding? These two lights from NiteRider are strong contenders for your money if you're looking to invest in quality lights this season.
Ask Uncle Dave
Uncle Dave: We need some standards here!
"Have you ever worked with a guy who continually told the same joke over and over and over again..."
Endura MT500 Waterproof Shorts
Shorts that will keep your chamois from feeling like a soiled diaper for less than some summer shorts?
Blackburn Chamber Tubeless Floor Pump
Is it like a compressor that you can take with you to races or just a floor pump ruined by the addition of a reservoir...
'Tis the Season
Dear Santa - Perry's List
"I must now seriously re-evaluate familial obligations to make space for this in my life..."
Wolf Tooth Stainless Steel Ring & Camo Spider System
The steel ring costs twice as much as most aluminum options but if it lasts more than twice as long....
Dear Santa: Dave's List
Dave Smith's list of non-denominational seasonal goodies is one for fans of camera gear, carbon bikes and wheels and warm toes alike...
Knolly Warden: Alloy vs Carbon
We're going to review two Knolly Wardens with identical builds, except for one key difference: one is aluminum, one is carbon. For this first impression, we shot them at North Vancouver's newest brewer: Beere Brewing Co.
Editorial | Review
Ditch Your Lock-On Grips
"I remember smiling as he relegated these new fangled lock-on grips with the efficient ferocity of a cornered Luddite..."
Gore Rescue Windstopper Shell - Reviewed
Surely a jacket that weighs less than most multi tools (126 grams) will be all but useless once it begins to rain...
What's On Your List?
Dear Santa - Niels' List
A pair of well-engineered German goodies (RAAW Bikes!) and a plea for apparel that fits the lean and lanky...
Ask Uncle Dave
Dear Uncle Dave: I love your blog and can't wait to participate!
"Am Mr Chainsaw Guy. I would like to place an order of(chainsaw bar oil)from your company to Haiti, kindly email me with the types you have..."
IFHT's latest video & a GIVEAWAY CONTEST
My First Time Riding the North Shore
Do you remember your first time? We sure do. This one hits home.
7mesh Guardian Jacket in the Wet
The Guardian has a more generous cut than previous 7mesh jackets and is aimed squarely at soggy mountain bikers looking to dry out...
Shimoda Designs Explore 40 Camera Pack: Shore-tested
"The Shimoda Explore 40 has an impressive laundry list of details and is among the best packs that I have ever used..."
Teardown | Upgrade
2018 Bontrager Line Comp 30 Wheels (US$300?)
These wheels may scare others in the marketplace - and encourage riders to pick up a set just so they have emergency wheels...
Coil Forks VS Manitou IRT Air
Coil Forks are as hot as Gwin's brakes at the Val Di Sole finish - but are we chasing something that no longer meets our needs...
SRAM Code RSC Brakes - Long Term Review
The new Codes bear the SRAM name and offer better heat management, lots of fluid and everything you loved about the old Code...
Lazy Sunday Videos
The Return of Weekend Warmup
Road Tripping wanderlust, last year's incredible ski season, surfing in Tofino, and some top notch downhill coaching -we've got a varied mix of short films for you, all chosen to be enjoyed from your couch on a rainy day.