VERNON, NJ – Today marked the first day of practice for the Spring Classic ProGRT at Mountain Creek Bike Park. MountainBike Mania took a run with Bryn Atkinson to give us a taste of the course. Thursday's rain is already a distant memory, and the course is unually dry and dusty, likely making many of the Southern California and Rocky Mountain racers feel right at home.
GRANBY, CO – Bike Granby Ranchopened today for the 2015 season, and the resort reports that 95 percent of its trails are open and ready to ride, making it one of the first bike parks to open in Colorado.
KELLOGG, ID – Silver Mountain Bike Parkannounced it will be opening on Saturday, June 6, a week early due to popular demand and favorbale weather conditions. "We are doing everything we can to grow the biking here and build the bike park," the resort said on its Facebook page. "Our goal is to get more bikers than scenic riders this summer and that is a tall order!"
CHARLEMONT, MA – Ever wonder what goes into building a bike park from scratch? In this short video, Tyler Conrad from Thunder Mountain Bike Park walks us through the process with Gravity Logic, Inc., as the Massachussettes bike park prepares for a July 1 opening at Berkshire East.
ANGEL FIRE, NM – After an unseasonably dry ski season at many resorts, Old Man Winter attempted to come out swinging during several opening weekends at bike parks around the Southwest, and Angel Fire Bike Park took a beating. The Best of the Southwest may have stumbled, but refused to tap out. MTBparks.com ambassador Buck Honcho was ringside.
DULUTH, MN – Spirit Mountain Bike Park opens this Friday, May 22, for the summer of 2015. This two-time Top 5 winner in the Riders' Choice Awards for the Midwest returns to the MTBparks Pass program for 2015 with a free day.