5 Reasons to Avoid Cheap Mountain Bikes for Riding Trails


With the popularity of bikes these days, some are venturing out on technical bike trails on sub $300 bikes. Here are the top 5 reasons not too.

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The Best Mountain Bike Fenders For 2020


Here are the top fenders to protect you and your mountain bike from mother nature

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5 Rookie Mountain Bike Mistakes To Avoid


Avoid beginner mountain biking mistakes by following these tips

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WTB launches new line of gravel tires with extra puncture protection


WTB’s high volume gravel tires are now available with a 120tpi casing and all-new SG2 puncture protection

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Video: POC launches Fabio Wibmer Collection + Fabio’s My 9to5


Designed by Wilbmer to celebrate his riding style and to inspire the limitless potential of what is possible on a bike

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Video: SIGHT UNSEEN: Durango with Brice Shirbach


Brice Shirbach makes his way to Durango, Colorado to capture the next “first run” edit of the 2020 Sight Unseen series. 

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Kenda Regolith Trail Tire Review


It’s not an XC race tire or and aggressive All Mountain tire. But for everything else in between, the Regolith can be a worthy contact point with its good balance of speed, grip, and consistency.

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5 Reasons You Should Always Ride With a Bike Light


Whenever riding around where vehicles are present, it’s absolutely essential that cyclists use a bike light day or night. Here are the top 5 reasons why.

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Salsa Cycles teases new mountain bike (bikes?)


Is there a new full suspension model coming from the adventure-by-bike brand?

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The Best Bike Chain Lubes for 2020


Do you want to find the best bike chain lube for you? Are you curious about what type to get? Wet, dry, wax or ceramic? We explain the tech and guide you to the best options for each type of bike lube.

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Kenda Regolith Pro – versatile trail tire expands size offerings


Expanded range of sizes and widths for this popular trail tire

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Labor Day deals for mountain bikers


Updated with the best Labor Day bike deals from the top online retailers so you can spend more time on the trails and keep more cash in your pocket

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Trek Slash 2021: Everything you need to know


All the key details of Trek’s revamped 29er enduro bike including geometry, new frame features, and pricing.

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5 things mountain bikers should know about the California fires


Here are the five key things mountain bikers should know about the historic California wildfires of August, 2020.

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Review: Trek Slash 9.9


Updated 29er enduro bike gets modern geometry and fresh frame features

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Video: Wild West – with Tom Van Steenbergen


Tom Van Steenbergen unleashes an onslaught of creativity as he stars in and produces his own short video. He has a future in both in our opinion.

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Sea Otter Play opens registration


Registration for ride challenges and virtual expo is live

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5 tips for buying a used bike


With new and used bikes in extremely high demand during this pandemic, our 5 Tips for Buying a Used Bike will come in extremely handy if you want to get a bike this year.

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New Shimano EP8 ebike system – what you need to know


The Shimano EP8 motor improves on the E-8000 motor found in many top end e-mtbs today. If its as reliable as the outgoing mode, it will be a stone-cold winner.

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Video: SIGHT UNSEEN: Boulder with Brice Shirbach


The Sight Unseen series captures Pivot Cycles’ athlete Brice Shirbach’s passion for riding new trails

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Best Multi-Tools For Mountain Biking


There are a lot of multi-tools on the market, but these are the ones we’ve tested and would recommend to fellow riders.

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Top 5 weirdest mountain bikes


There have been a lot of weird mountain bike designs over the past few decades. Here are the most memorable ones for us

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Are Plus Tires And Bikes Still A Thing?


Plus tires and bikes were billed as offering better handling and traction at low psi. But now many riders seem to be moving away from this wider world.

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Video: Jackson Goldstone now and then


Where are they now? We get an update on Jackson Goldstone, the kid who grew up mountain biking in Squamish and showed us what a push bike could do.

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5 best mountain bike innovations and why you need them


Here are the 5 best new mountain bike innovations and why you need them.

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From the Forums: Bike Shop Etiquette


The influx of new mountain bikers brings with it the opportunity to highlight some dos and don’ts of bike shop etiquette. Specifically, is it rude to buy bike parts online and ask your local bike shop to install them?

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BikeYoke launches Revive 2.0 dropper and Triggy Alpha lever


Redesigned Revive 2.0 dropper seatpost is longer and stronger.

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5 most expensive mountain bikes and what you get for your money


We explore what the most expensive mountain bikes in the world will get you. Performance and looks or just exclusivity?

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The Best Mountain Bike Pants In 2020


Full protection for your legs when the trail turns soggy or the temperature drops

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Why no bicycle should go 60 mph – the motorbike that broke Simon Cowell’s back.


A deeper look into the Simon Cowell broken back incident reveals a motorbike with about 30 times the power of a legal e-bike. Find out why you should avoid these dangerous vehicles.

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Video: Cascade – Semenuk rides a trail bike in British Columbia


Big bikes, small bikes, hardtail, or full suspension… Brandon Semenuk holds a style Ph.D. on all of them. In Cascade, he uses the Trail Bike to perfection.

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The Best Mountain Bikes Under $1000 for 2020


If you’re new to the sport, there are some great mountain bikes under $1,000 that will let you hit the trail without spending a mountain of money

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Wahoo’s New KICKR Rocks And Rolls


Fifth-generation smart trainer features realistic ride feel and improved accuracy

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The Best MTB Kneepads In 2020


Lightweight knee pads that will protect and serve on every ride

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Yeti launches ARC hardtail (for real this time)


Carbon trail hardtail available at a wider range of price points

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5 Best MTB Upgrades


These are the upgrades that will make the most impact on your mountain bike

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The Best Dropper Post In 2020


Looking to replace your sagging dropper? These are the best dropper seatposts on the market.

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Shred through summer with great deals on new gear


Gear deals on Cane Creek, Orange Seal, Race Face, Shimano, Maxxis and more!

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5 things you need to know when buying your first mountain bike


Don’t know where to start when buying your first mountain bike? We’ll arm with you with some key tips to help your decision.

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The Best MTB Frame Protection


If you want to keep your bike looking new and prevent needless damage, adding protection to your frame is the way to go. Here are the best MTB frame protection options.

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Opinion: The Case For Titanium Bikes


Why modern hardtails, gravel bikes and bikepacking rigs have resurrected this legendary material

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The Best Mountain Bike Shorts of 2020


The best baggy shorts to keep you riding in comfort and style

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Completing Your MTB Kit – How Accessories Can Put You Over the Top


These affordable upgrades from the gear experts at evo will improve your time on the trails

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Maxxis Tires – Which bike tire is best for you?


Making sense of the mountain bike tire options from this legendary brand

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First Ride: Fezzari Delano Peak


Great handling, premium components, and massive value in this new trail bike

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Yeti Cycles rolls out 35th Anniversary Edition ARC hardtail


Limited release hardtail features modern trail bike geometry and classic Yeti styling

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From the Forums: Carbon or aluminum for your next mountain bike?


Riders in our forums are debating the merits of carbon versus aluminum frames for their next mountain bike. Do you have a preference?

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Video: Lightest e-mtb? Sub 32 lb Levo SL complete ebike


We sought to build the lightest full suspension emtb and arrived at a versatile 31.9 lb Levo SL with dropper post and pedals

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Sea Otter Launches Online Cycling Festival


Sea Otter Play will feature an immersive online expo, ride challenges, and more.

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Video: Transition Spur bike check with Lars Sternberg


Why the Spur is his go-to bike for 9 out of 10 rides.

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