Granite Designs launches stashable chain and tire tool


Component manufacturer Granite Design has launched a new stashable chain tool that doubles as tire levers.

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Deals: Upgrade your mountain bike with these great deals


Check out these deals on the gear that will help you make your current mountain bike ride like new.

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Review: Cannondale Topstone Carbon Lefty 1


Fast and nimble full suspension gravel bike with some quirks

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Review: Roval Control SL Cross-Country Wheelset


First ride impressions of the lightest wheelset Roval has ever created.

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Save big with Jenson’s Memorial Day Sale


Great deals on Garmin, Thule, Camelbak, Bell Helmets, TLD and more!

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REI’s 2020 Anniversary Sale is on!


Updated with more deals on helmets, shoes, car racks and complete bikes!

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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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5 Mountain Bike Upgrades to Improve Comfort and Convenience


Tips on how to improve your time on the trails from the gear experts at evo

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Pyga’s MoBu is three short-travel bikes in one


New South African-made carbon frame with adjustable travel can be used for XC, marathon racing or trail riding

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How to pick the best bike rack for you – hitch rack or roof rack?


Understand the different types of bike racks and the pros and cons of each for your vehicle and specific needs.

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Pivot Cycles introduces Phoenix Dock Tool System


Universal quick-access tool system designed in conjunction with Topeak for quick access to repair essentials

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Video: Kenda Pinner All Mountain, DH tire with Aaron Gwin


Here is a fun video with Aaron Gwin, who talks about his involvement in the development process of the new Kenda Pinner and testing at Big Bear, California.

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Gear Deals: Upgrade your kit with these helmet and apparel sales


Ride in style this spring with great deals on helmets, jerseys, shorts and more

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The Best Hydration Packs for Mountain Biking in 2020


For bikepacking, big backcountry adventures, all-day epics, and/or guiding, the humble hydration pack remains an essential must-have piece of gear. That’s why Mtbr has rounded up this list of the best hydration packs.

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PNW will recycle your old dropper seatpost


New rebuild program keeps older PNW droppers on the trail and out of the landfill

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Stan’s NoTubes Launches “Refresh” Podcast


Stan’s NoTubes is proud to introduce The Stan’s Refresh, a weekly podcast covering all topics related to bikes and bike racing.

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Video: Checking the condition of Santa Cruz bearings of the bike suspension


In this video about bike suspension, we’ll show you how to take apart a Santa Cruz Heckler’s VPP linkages, check the conditions of the bearings and axles, clean and grease as appropriate.

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Kenda Pinner All Mountain Tire – First Look


Two key assets of good tires are “consistent’ and “communicative and these Kenda Pinners seem to have both.

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Leatt DBX 1.0 Urban helmet released


A $50 helmet from Leatt with their 360-degree Turbine technology is a very welcome product in these times when there are so many new riders on the trails and streets!

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Shimano’s Deore 10 and 11-speed groups will bring your old bike up to speed


New wider 1x and 2x gearing options to keep you rolling with minimal investment

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Shimano Deore M6100 12-speed: Everything you need to know


Everything you need to know about this super-affordable 1×12 mountain bike group

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Video: Home Office by Fabio Wibmer


When it takes the best trick rider in the world over 700 attempts to nail one trick, you know it’s a special production

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PNW’s new Shifty Lever is a yoga mat for your thumb


Replacement paddle for SRAM XO1 and XX1 shift levers to match your PNW Loam Lever

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TRP launches DH-R EVO Brakes


TRP uses innovative trickle-down tech from e-bikes brakes fit for World Cup racers

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The Best Flat Pedals for Mountain Biking in 2020


Some of the best tech and innovation is actually going in to these new flat pedals. Low weight, low profile, platform size and grip are the key elements.

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e*thirteen Vario dropper seatpost review


The new e*thirteen Vario enters the dropper post market with a robust $209 entry with adjustable travel, smooth action and serviceable design.

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Thule Helium Platform 2 hitch bike rack overview


Thule enters the wheel-hold tray style hitch rack category with the Helium Platform 2. Is it a good solution for you? Check in to find out more.

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Mother’s Day Deals for Mountain Bikers


Don’t miss out on these great deals for the mountain biking mom in your life.

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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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MBOSC launches Covid-19 trail aid – win an Ibis bike of your choice


For every $5 contributed to this MBOSC Covid-19 trail fundraiser, participants earn one entry into an end-of-campaign drawing for the Ibis bike of their choice.

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Review: We Are One Union 29 Carbon Wheelset


Affordable North America-made carbon wheelset ready for rowdy riding

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Review: 2020 Transition Sentinel


Can this revamped long-travel 29er out-perform the original?

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How to: Improve your mtb skills at home with track stands and hops


Use this time to work on skills that will actually help you on the trail when the time comes to ride in the great outdoors once again. And these steps are broken down by Lenosky in achievable, bite-sized pieces.

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The Best Kids Bikes for 2020


This is your complete guide to children’s bicycles from balance bikes to mini-mountain bikes

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Video: YT’s new IZZO unleashed


Watch as a masked rider takes YT’s trail bike for a spin over Irish trails portraying the characteristics of this true short travel trail bike: Fast. Agile. Sharp.

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Photos: UCSC tanks artwork


To many mountain bikers who ride in Santa Cruz, there is a familiar and welcome sight on the trails as one rides by the U-Conn fire road connecting the Emma McCrary trail and Wilder State Park. Here is a gallery documenting the art of the UC Santa Cruz tanks.

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Skills video: Improve Your Cornering with evo


Make the most of your time in quarantine by becoming a better mountain biker with these cornering skill drills from evo

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Review: 2020 Pivot Shuttle eMTB


Pivot’ eMTB is refreshed for the new year with 29er wheels, a longer fork, and more affordable build options

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Gear Deals: Spring Tune-Up Essentials for the Home Mechanic


Spruce your mountain bike up for spring with these deals on tools and must-have repair items

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The new YT IZZO is a short-travel trail ripper


Inspired by the Katana sword used by Samurai in ancient Japan, the IZZO has been developed to be a fast, agile and sharp bike in both form and function.

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Review: 2020 Transition Scout


Popping off curbs and creatively linking together unique features within the manmade infrastructure that made up the concrete jungle of my youth, memories that drift through my mind as I pedal up the dusty forest service road. A wheelie here and a nose-bonk there. Simple yet luxurious, they were a recipe for gobs of positive […]

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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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First Ride: Guerrilla Gravity Gnarvana


The Gnarvana is Guerrilla Gravity’s heavy-hitting 29er intended for enduro racing, aggressive trail riding, and park riding. It’s the fifth model built around the Revved modular frame platform

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10 reasons why a Peloton bike may be for you


In this Shelter-in-Place or harsh weather environment, indoor cycling options become more interesting. Here is our rundown on the Peloton Bike system.

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The Best Sunglasses for Mountain Biking in 2020


The best sunglasses for mountain biking strike a delicate balance between protection, performance, and looks. Here are our favorites for 2020

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Review: Trek Top Fuel 9.9 2020


Boasting one of the most recognizable mountain bike factory teams in the world, Trek knows how to build a fast ride. For 2020, its flagship Top Fuel grows into a longer-travel, more capable machine with the ability to be ridden beyond the boundaries of traditional cross-country racing. The design changes are in response to a […]

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2021 new Fox 38 fork, revamped forks and shocks


Fox comes out swinging with their 2021 lineup a new fork and major updates to their shock and dropper line.

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Gear Deals: Specialized Accessories On Sale


Speed into spring with deals on Specialized tires, pumps, shoes and more!

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Video: “Shape Your World” Celebrates Hardworking Trailbuilders


Shimano teams up with IMBA to launch Dig In trail initiative

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Video: Bernard Kerr – eMtb elevated


Here, Bernard Kerr shows us what the bike is capable of. So when we complain that the bike is heavy, sluggish or difficult to manual, Bernard can shed some light on the subject.

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