Can you run Maxxis Wide Trail tires on regular rims?


Are you shopping for new Maxxis tires, but not sure whether you need Wide Trail or regular width version? This interview will help clear things up.

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Ibis Enduro World Series Team bike check


Ibis ambassador Jeff Kendall-Weed takes a look at the brand’s EWS team bikes, then heads out for a rip with the crew in this short video.

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Pivot extends warranty on carbon frames to ten years


To celebrate turning ten, Pivot is extending their warranty to ten years.

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Video: $149 bike versus real MTB trail


What does a fancy mountain bike really get you? Seth finds out if a POS bike can make it down the mountain.

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Pactimo Terrain Shorts review


These MTB riding shorts will stand up to the test of time and look good doing it on and off the bike.

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Aaron Gwin’s four best race runs


Many are calling Aaron Gwin’s win at last weekend’s Mont-Saint-Anne World Cup the greatest race run ever. But we’ve heard that phrase used before. Here’s a refresher.

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Learn to Jump with Ryan Leech


Want to grow your confidence with jumping? Learn how with this new online skills program from trials legend Ryan Leech.

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Video: Aaron Gwin does the impossible


When it started dumping over Mont-Saint-Anne, everyone thought the race was over. With such poor track conditions and low visibility, winning should have been impossible. But not for Aaron Gwin.

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Top 9 mountain biking mistakes


We’ve made many mistakes before that have ruined our ride or worse, prevented a ride. Have you made any of these?

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Help build trail — and enter to win Yeti SB5 frame


You could win a new Yeti SB5 frame while pitching in on the effort to maintain and build more trail in the Colorado mountain bike Mecca of Crested Butte (aka Mtbr’s Rocky Mountain testing HQ).

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Downtime with Rupert Chapman


Watch Rupert Chapman corner and you’ll quickly see that he is a gifted rider. Watch him send it and land in a mess of roots and rocks and realize that he is a brave one as well.

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Liv debuts women’s specific e-bikes


Liv’s new women’s specific e-bikes offer something for both commuters and mountain bikers.

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Claudio’s Mont-Sainte-Anne World Cup course preview


The World Cup returns to Mont-Saint-Anne for the 27th time this weekend. Check out the course updates in this preview with Claudio Calouri and special guest Sik Mik Hannah.

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2018 Motobecane HAL eBoost PRO launched


Motobecane has introduced their first ever full suspension eBike, saying they believe more people riding bikes makes the world a better place.

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BikeYoke REVIVE 185mm dropper post unveiled


After launching 125mm and 160mm on-the-fly bleedable dropper posts at the beginning of the year, BikeYoke´s highly regarded REVIVE is now available with 185mm of drop.

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Interbike moving to Reno-Tahoe in 2018


America’s largest cycling trade show – Interbike – has announced it has selected Reno-Tahoe as its new home starting in 2018.

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Ten things you should carry on every mountain bike ride


Whether you’re exploring your backyard or the mountains, you should always carry these ten items when you ride.

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Transition TR11 DH bike first look


The TR11 is Transition’s newest downhill bike. Officially released today, the bike has already been raced successfully to a World Cup podium by Tahnee Seagrave.

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BOS teases inverted fork design


Pro racers in the 1990s regularly rode BOS suspension to World Cup podiums, but the brand has recently been focused on rally car racing. Now, though, it looks like they’re coming back to MTB with a new inverted DH fork.

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Ultimate Gunnison-Crested Butte MTB (Long) Weekend


With upwards of 750 miles of amazing mountain biking trails in the greater Gunnison-Crested Butte area, you need a plan. Here’s our take on the ultimate Gunnison-Crested Butte mountain bike (long) weekend.

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Specialized 2FO 2.0 shoe review


Specialized has worked hard to improve the fit and the feel of the 2FO shoes, focusing not just on the rubber of the sole but of all the layers of rubber in between.

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Kestrel introduces carbon 29ers


One of the top names in carbon fiber frame construction is getting into the mountain bike game — and offering some screaming deals in the process.

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Brandon Semenuk throwing down in his backyard


Is Brandon Semenuk the best mountain biker alive? Watch and decide.

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Video: Fabio Wibmer’s urban freeride Vienna


Hucks to flat, gnarly stair gaps, and one giant downstairs fakie. Fabio Wibmer’s latest urban edit has a little bit of everything.

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Heller Barghest plus bike review


Heller Bikes is aiming to offer a good value bike with a full carbon frame, 1×11 drivetrain, 130mm of rear travel, plus tires, and a dropper post. But how does it ride?

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Kenda Hellkat and Helldiver DH tires review


Kenda attacked cornering speed, braking power, rolling resistance, and tested it on the DH circuit. But they did not forget casing technology, or pursuing strength and suppleness.

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Stan’s NoTubes adds fifth tubeless rim patent


Patents describes lower rim sidewalls and how a rim’s interior shape relates to sidewall height.

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Shimano S-Phyre XC9 review


For the serious XC rider or racer, Shimano’s top-shelf S-Phyre XC9 MTB shoes are a serious podium contender. Find out why.

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Sid Slotegraaf slays Squamish


Before a big move sent him halfway across the country, Sid Slotegraaf set out to film one of the wildest segments ever captured in Squamish, B.C.

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Fox Live Valve debuts on trucks — are bikes next?


Fox has been teasing it’s Live Valve suspension system for two years. It was recently debuted on a side-by-side off-road vehicle. Could a bike version be far behind?

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Hill, Ravanel win Aspen-Snowmass Enduro World Series


Round No. 6 of the Enduro World Series, the Yeti Cycles Big Mountain Enduro presented by Shimano Aspen Snowmass, will go down as one of the closest fought races in EWS history.

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Grizzly bear chases cyclist down highway


An Idaho couple witness an usual chase on a recent family vacation. Turns out riding bikes in Canada comes with its own set of challenges…

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IMBA supports bill to improve trail access on public land


On July 26, U.S. Senators from both sides of the aisle introduced the bipartisan Recreation-Not-Red-Tape Act (RNR), a bill that aims to improve mountain biking and outdoor recreation access on our public lands.

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Enduro World Series heads to Aspen-Snowmass


The Enduro World Series crosses the Atlantic this week for round No. 6, the Yeti Cycles Big Mountain Enduro presented by Shimano and Aspen-Snowmass. It’s the second time the series has visited this iconic Colorado resort.

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Ibis Mojo HD3 vs HD4


Struggling to decide between the Ibis HD3 and new HD4? Click the link for Jeff Kendall-Weed’s hot take on these two very capable trail bikes.

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Blackburn launches new light and tire repair products


Blackburn shows off new products during New Belgian Ramble Ride, a three-day bikepacking adventure from Fort Collins, Colorado, to Steamboat Springs.

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Claudio Caluori takes memorial lap through new Stevie Smith Park


The new Stevie Smith Memorial Park is nearing completion. Take a sneak peak with Mark Wallace and Claudio Caluori.

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Full suspension 29ers ten years later


Like the iPhone, ten years brought significant change to the full suspension 29er. From its infancy the 29er full suspension has evolved to the beast that it is today.

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2018 Giant Reign first look


The Reign hadn’t been updated since 2014. For model year 2018, Giant gave this best selling bike some serious updates.

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Catch up on the EWS with Episode 1 of On Track


After a long hiatus, our favorite EWS web series is back.

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Kali Interceptor helmet review


Looking for an enduro helmet with advanced safety features? The Kali Interceptor could be the one.

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Carson Storch — This is Home


Explore Bend, Oregon, through the eyes of one of America’s best freeriders in this beautifully filmed video short.

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Iconic Oregon Timber Trail ready to ride


The Oregon Timber Trail is a 668-mile backcountry mountain bike route spanning Oregon’s diverse landscapes from the California border to the Columbia River Gorge that consists of more than 50-percent singletrack.

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Abbey Saddle Fit Kit System unveiled


High end tool maker Abbey Bike Tools has introduced their new Saddle Fit Kit System, a compact, precise, and repeatable tool that aids in replicating all three aspects of saddle positioning — height, setback, and angle.

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Commencal Supreme SX first look


While most 180mm bikes are targeted towards the gravity racing realm, Commencal took a different approach with the new Supreme SX.

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Bike Check: Trevor’s “Proud Mary” Santa Cruz Hightower


Art’s Cyclery’s marketing and community outreach boss shows off his enduro race ready ride.

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Watch incredible Deathgrip video segment for free


Have you caught Brendan Fairclough’s new Deathgrip movie? If the answer is no, click through to see what you’ve been missing. (Beware of adult language.)

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Exploring Vancouver Island with Jeff Kendall-Weed


Inspired by a garage sale find, Mtbr hometown hero Jeff Kendall-Weed heads to British Columbia’s Vancouver Island to rip trail.

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Ratboy and friends hit Loosefest


How big are the jumps at Loosefest? Bigger than big. We get nervous just watching the videos.

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Can Loic Bruni break one hit wonder curse?


Is Loic Bruni destined to be a one hit wonder or will he break the curse? Explore his position and learn the secret of winning from others in this short documentary.

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