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NICOLAI Argon Fat Bike 2014

I’m jonesing for a fat bike with so many Colorado trails still under a snowpack. Here’s a solid quick film from Nicolai Bikes of their new fat bike proving that these bikes really are versatile and not just for riding on the snow. NICOLAI – Fat Tire Bike 2014 from R I D E T…

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BikePark Wales – Episode One – Origins

Back in late August, BikePark Wales opened it’s doors or rather trails to the mountain bike community. This park has something for everyone, from tikes to pro riders. They even have “Vehicle-Assisted Uplift,” which is British for a van or truck that takes you to the top of the mountain to enjoy over 20 trails,…

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Highlights from the Continental Divide Trail

The Continental Divide Trail mountain bike route is 2,774 miles from Canada to Mexico. This trail was formed by linking trails, roads and mixed use surfaces from 1995 to 1997. Now each year a handful of cyclists take it on in a self-supported race format, called the Tour Divide. This trail is most definitely on…

How to be a Mountain Biker

Here’s a quick video from the folks at NSMB.com on how to be a mountain biker and it’s right on the money! Apparently I still need to get a trail dog! But in all seriousness, what is there not to love about the mountain bike lifestyle? Pick your style and go ride!

Follow the leader…

It’s not always a good idea to closely follow your friends while bombing down a mountain. This video is living proof of that. I’m just glad these guys are ok and didn’t sustain major injuries. From the video it also looks like it could be some poor trail building.

Google Says! 2013 – The Year of the 650b

If there is one thing to remember in the world of mountain biking in 2013, it is the fact that 650b bikes are now officially mainstream. The first big announcement came earlier this year from Santa Cruz with the launch of their, now insanely successful, Bronson. They quickly served up a more XC variant of…