TagMountain-biking

Getting RAAD on a hardtail
Getting RAAD on a hardtail

Hi Lee, I purchased your book Dialed through your website about 3 weeks ago. I love geeking out about bike fit, so I’m thoroughly enjoying....

The Catamount Trail, Silver Falls State Park (Salem, OR)
The Catamount Trail, Silver Falls State Park (Salem, OR)

Riding the Catamount Trail in Silver Falls State Park, east of Salem, Oregon.Located in Silver Falls State Park east of Salem, Oregon, the Catamount Trail....

Help me get back into a manual
Help me get back into a manual

Hi Lee I’m not getting over my “fear” to lean back properly for manuals.  Or rather, to shift my weight back. I know about keeping arms....

Adventure Hiking up El Cap’s West Gully
Adventure Hiking up El Cap’s West Gully

A group of Yellowstone locals escape the heat and find both history and thrills on a little traveled line up Yosemite’s famed big wall. By....

Straight Talk: Heather Balogh Rochfort & WildKind
Straight Talk: Heather Balogh Rochfort & WildKind

Heather has been publishing incredible outdoor content for years at various publications and her own blog, Just a Colorado Gal. Then she had a baby....

Rider Reviewed: Guerrilla Gravity Trail Pistol
Rider Reviewed: Guerrilla Gravity Trail Pistol

The first trip of the season for Chasing Epic- the Monarch Crest Enduro last month- saw every single rider choose the Guerrilla Gravity Trail Pistol....

Road Diaries: Waking up in 2020
Road Diaries: Waking up in 2020

From her home on wheels in a canyon, EO road columnist Sasha McGhee looks back on the pandemic and how the nation is confronting racism....

The First Ascent of Thunder Pyramid
The First Ascent of Thunder Pyramid

Fifty years ago, a group of climbers topped the last of Colorado’s 100 highest peaks. By Stewart M. Green As climbers, we go into the....

Lighten Your Load with a Fernhill Co LTL Frame Bag
Lighten Your Load with a Fernhill Co LTL Frame Bag

If you look at any of our trail bikes these days, you’ll see a black Fernhill Co LTL Frame bag strapped stepped to the frame.....

Review: Orange Mud Transition Wrap 2.0
Review: Orange Mud Transition Wrap 2.0

Post-ride change Getting naked in public is not out of the norm for us as cyclists. I’m referring of course, to the ritual of changing....

To BMX or not to BMX?
To BMX or not to BMX?

Hi Lee, My name is Gavin, I emailed you with some questions about mountain biking a few years ago and I have another question for....

Review: Fix It Sticks Ratcheting T-Way Wrench
Review: Fix It Sticks Ratcheting T-Way Wrench

I didn’t think it could happen, but the new Fix It Sticks Ratcheting T-Way Wrench replaced my 3-way hex wrench as the “quick-fix” option. Like....

Global Sleep Under the Stars Gear Round-Up
Global Sleep Under the Stars Gear Round-Up

This year, Eddie Bauer registered August 8 as Global Sleep Under The Stars Night with the National Day Calendar. In honor of the company’s 100th....

Arapahoe Basin’s New Aerial Adventure Park!
Arapahoe Basin’s New Aerial Adventure Park!

Story by Katherine Fuller, pictured above “Oh, good. I wanted to see how this was going to go.” My husband was standing about 30 feet....

Riding the New Lines at Mountain of the Rogue — Rogue River, OR
Riding the New Lines at Mountain of the Rogue — Rogue River, OR

Nick McDaniel of the BLM, demonstrating how this line is done. The Mountain of the Rogue Trail System is a recently established bike optimized trail....

One Big Day: Greens and Fooses on the Monarch Crest
One Big Day: Greens and Fooses on the Monarch Crest

If you’re a regular reader of our blog posts, then you know this series is usually called “One Big Ride”.  But when we put together....

9point8 Slack-R IS Head Tube Angle Adapter
9point8 Slack-R IS Head Tube Angle Adapter

9point8, the Canadian component brand known for their Fall Line Dropper post announced the Slack-R Head Tube Angle Adapter this week, offering riders with frames....

5 Gear Suggestions to Spice Up Your Campsite
5 Gear Suggestions to Spice Up Your Campsite

We’re all spending more time outside these days, and whether you’re a new or veteran camper, it’s time to consider a couple upgrades that can....

11 Pieces of Gear for Returning to the Backcountry
11 Pieces of Gear for Returning to the Backcountry

A buddy of mine who is thru-hiking the Colorado Trail, all 486 miles from Denver to Durango (follow Nathan Dolenc’s journey here), asked if I’d....

Inspiration among the Insanity: Machines for Freedom
Inspiration among the Insanity: Machines for Freedom

The cycling industry hasn’t always given women’s apparel equal attention. Thankfully, the age of “shrink-it-and-pink-it” is getting further and further behind us and companies like....

Road Diaries: An Introduction
Road Diaries: An Introduction

Almost two years ago now, I purposefully started on a path to a nomadic lifestyle. I uprooted from my location-based job in Denver, said goodbye....

Booze News: Pour Me a Breckenridge Brewery Beer
Booze News: Pour Me a Breckenridge Brewery Beer

As one of the oldest craft breweries’ in the state of Colorado, it’s safe to say that Breckenridge Brewery has a pretty good idea about....

2020 Norco Sight C 27.5 Review
2020 Norco Sight C 27.5 Review

The 2020 Norco Sight with 27.5″ wheels, size large, with the seat slammed and ready to play. This winter I had the opportunity to spend....

#VanLife in Colorado During COVID-19
#VanLife in Colorado During COVID-19

When the pandemic hit and businesses started closing, cities issued shelter in place orders, and masks became a regular part of each wardrobe choice (unless....

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