The future bruises on my ass cheeks hurt but not as much as the gleefully twinkling eyes of my companions and the jolly mirth in their glib and waggish comments.
Can we Travel Already?
2 Days and 4 Rides in Wellington NZ
Wellington New Zealand may not have the reputation of Rotorua or Queenstown - but the riding is more than worth the trip...
A Day in the Bike Park
Silverstar with My Son (3 years later) and his Buddy
"I had my doubts about how the FrankenCamber would handle a bike park and this made me very nervous..."
Dreaming Up Mountain Bike Lines
Do you dream of mountain biking moves? Of complete loops or undulating rock faces? And have you ever seen the infinite roll...
Zen and the Art of Father Son Road Trips
Can a riding trip to B.C. Bike Parks replace the father/son fishing trip?
When Mountain Bikers are the Saboteurs
Someone has been ripping out fresh trail work and stealing and vandalizing trail signs on one of Digger's oldest trails - and it's probably one of us.
A CASE FOR SELECTIVE ELECTRIFICATION
Trailbuilding With E-Bikes - Another Tool in the Box
Extra watts and more carrying capacity are helping trail builders up and down the Sea to Sky corridor and beyond...
VIDEO | HIJINX
Mahalo My Dude + Hailey & Ollie on Pleasure Trail
Kaz gets a bit loose - hell, they all do - and we see at least two kinds of flow.
Home Wild Home
‘Home Wild Home’ is more than a bikepacking film, it’s a sign of gratitude to their own land and encouragement to the recovery of L’Aquila, hit by a devastating earthquake 10 years ago.
15 Tips to Dump The Slump*
Tips from Wade Simmons, strength and skills coach James Wilson and instructors Kelli Sherbinin and Darren Butler from Endless Biking…
How to Buy a Mountain Bicycle*
"You could take the crappiest, city bike gruppo off a WalMart bike, and it will most likely out-perform the top of the line stuff..."
Chasing Fall from the Yukon to British Columbia
How far would you go to extend your favourite time of year to ride? Last Autumn, Cooper Quinn and Matt Beer chased fall colours from the BC to the Yukon in search of the endless Fall.
BC Warns: Illegal Building Could Bring Jail time, 10K Fine
The B.C. Gov't came out guns-a-blazin' in an effort to curb un-permitted building - but there may be legitimate reasons why these trails are being built...
The Peruvian Death March
You can't be disappointed when you don't know what to expect - but you can have your will crushed at 15,000 feet...
9 Fresh Rain Tips
Rain Riding is For Suckers
Some prep and the right gear can help you get out the door when the weather kills your mojo...
My Mistake History
Dorking Up MTB
"My path to mountain biking mediocrity was a bumpy and circuitous one - largely because I’m a stubborn SOB..."
Just Say Hi*
"Our order doesn’t have a secret handshake, a gang sign or even common colours..."
(They won't really change your life but they are good)
6 MTB Hacks That May Change Your Life*
Little things can make a big difference - and the internet is the perfect place for shortcuts and counter-intuitive tricks to ease your life...
The Best Bike In The World
"It floats up huge climbs like it’s pumped full of steam - I think it’s pulled right from Ned Overend’s dreams..."
Poor Prep Will Bite you in the Ass
A Disgrace to Mountain Biking
When one flat tire turns into four, preparation has to be spot on. If not get to walk out - or at least have a 10 spot handy...
Finding Your Big Rocks
If you don't get your big rocks in the jar - the important ones - you'll be left kicking pebbles and sand...
The Medium Is Dead, Long Live Independent Media
"Over time Dirt ‘matured’ into something that was irreverent, always on point and professionally unprofessional..."
The Spanish Underpants
I began to think of it as my own personal trail – even though I didn't build - but it was never mine at all…
Mountain Biking’s Worst Enemy
When you drop into an online discussion that seems like Republicans vs. Democrats and discover it's mountain bikers vs. mountain bikers…