Whistler, BC – Whistler Bike Park will have a 3 stage Phat Weekend Enduro race on September 28 for those riders not yet ready for the season to end. This will be the last race for the season, and the last chance for riders to put it on the line and see how they measure up.
Big Bear Lake, CA – It may be late in the biking season, but the Snow Summit Trail Crew is still hard at work making daily improvements to their trails. They have added some sweet jumps and reworked berms for ripping down this weekend.
Whistler, BC – Tons of people visit Whistler every summer, and a few lucky individuals actually get to stay for the entire season. Tom Forbes is one of those lucky few. Whistler - Through My Eyes is a compilation put together by Forbes of his favorite shots from the summer. It's easy to see why Forbes calls this by far the best summer of his life...
Snowshoe, WV – This past weekend Snowshoe Bike Park debuted its new blue jump trail to the public. The trail was designed by Gravity Logic, and built by the crew at 402 Trails. This new trail, dubbed "Skyline" is 3 miles long with over 50 jumps, tons of berms and a wooden bridge just for good measure.
Mt Bachelor, Bend OR – Mt Bachelor Bike Park opens for its second weekend of operations. The park will be open Fri 9/20 - Sunday 9/22 from 10:00am to 4:00pm. The trails received some rain and snow this week and will be in great condition for the weekend. Weekend forecast includes more rain on Friday night, showers Saturday with clearing on Sunday.
Bromont, Quebec – Bromont Bike Park will be hosting the Quebec DH Championships this weekend to determine who is the fastest descender in the province. In addition to the bragging rights race on Sunday, the park will also be hosting the 3rd and final stage of the Circuit B-Maaxx on Saturday.
Stevens Pass, Wa – The new Advanced Flow/Jump Trail is opening at Stevens Pass on Saturday, September 21st! Expect big berms, awesome tabletops, ladder drops, and good times all around. The trail is not 100% complete yet. It is about 50% complete and the last section rides as “rough trail,” meaning there are no jumps, berms or features, but simply just a way down.
East Burke, VT — East Coast competitors came out to fight it out at the Kingdom Enduro Race, the first stop of the Triple Crown Enduro Series. Check out the highlights Pinkbike put together from the event.