About the author: Jordan Carr

When not spreading his passion for singletrack as one half of the Subaru-IMBA Trail Care Crew along with his girlfriend Leilani Bruntz, Jordan Carr can be found pedaling, hiking, skiing, or posted up at a local brew pub enjoying a beverage. Having spent more than half his life riding all types of bikes at almost every type of cycling event, Carr loves the freedom two wheeled travel has brought to his life. Having spent many years behind the stand at a bike shop, he’s tested mountain bike products for a number of publications. Follow Carr and Bruntz's adventures as they travel the country promoting trails and mountain biking on Facebook and Instagram.




Coldwater Mountain Anniston, Alabama trail report

Fanning out from two main trailheads, 25 miles of trail traverse the rocky hillsides above Anniston with the most accessible terrain being the easiest, and the furthest away offering more technical challenge and exposure.

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Las Vegas, Nevada trail report


Believe it or not, there is a host of great riding just outside Las Vegas. Here we highlight two of the best zones: Bootleg Canyon and Red Rock Canyon.

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Stokesville, Virginia trail report


Arguably one of the the best East Coast riding locales many people have never heard of.

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Road trip tips from the Subaru-IMBA Trail Care Crew


After more than a year on the road, these guys have learned a lot about being efficient road warriors. Here are eight tips and tricks to help you prepare for your next mountain bike excursion.

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Trail Report: Fast times in Hot Springs, Arkansas


With three IMBA Epics, and lots of elegant 19th century charm, this area belongs on your mountain biking bucket list.

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Trail Report: Riding Indiana’s Brown County State Park


In an effort to boost visitation, Indiana State Parks is developing high quality mountain bike’centric trail systems. Brown County is one of the Hoosier state’s best MTB destinations.

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Review: Ergon BX1 hydration pack


If a simple, minimalist pack for your daily rip around your local trails is what you’re searching for, the Ergon BX1 provides sufficient carrying capacity for the essentials in a well-organized, lightweight design. Find out more in our full review.

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Trail Report: Marquette, Michigan’s North and South Trails


Nestled on the shores of Lake Superior, the largest city on Michigan’s rugged Upper Peninsula is a true year round mountain biking playground.

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Trail Report: Cable, Wisconsin


Known for its extensive mountain bike history, the Cable, Wisconsin, area is home to one of the oldest mountain bike events in the Midwest — and some of the best trails you’ll find anywhere. Come on along for a ride.

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Trail Report: Salida, Colorado


Situated in central Colorado, Salida and the surrounding area has a thriving tourist economy, with activities ranging from fly-fishing and peak bagging, to rafting and biking. It’s a true outdoor enthusiast’s playground — especially if you ride a mountain bike.

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Trail Report: Oakridge, Oregon


From fast and flowy, to techy and tough, Oakridge, Oregon has it all. Here’s an extensive guide to the best trails, events, food and lodging the area has to offer.

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Trail Report: Top riding locales in Phoenix, Arizona


The country’s sixth largest city has a vast array of great riding and amenities.

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