KELLOGG, ID — We're already dreaming of warm summer evenings and dark dirt in the Northwest, and watching Sky Schillhammer and Justin Bumgarner tear upSilver Mountain Bike Park, Riders' Choice Award Best in the Northwest winner, in this edit from Cameron Hotchkiss is doing nothing to alleviate that. Silver's June 6 opening day can't come soon enough.
WHISTLER, BC — Like many parts of North America this year, 2015 hasn't been anything to brag about when it comes to the white stuff north of the border. But even with a relatively dry spring, there's still a lot of work to do before Whistler Mountain Bike Park will be ready to ride, and it looks like park staff is hiring. Check out the full update from Whistler Mountain Bike Park manager Brian Finestone.
MOUNTAIN CREEK, NJ— For the second year running, Mountain Creek Bike Park celebrated the change in seasons with its Transition Race on March 28. One part ski/board, one part bike, all gravity-fueled, the race is our kind of duathlon. Watch highlights of the on-snow shenanigans below.
LUDLOW, VT – Okemo Mountain Resort announced recently that it will offer lift-served downhill mountain-bike operations beginning in July 2015 with a bike park "mirrored" after Crested Butte's Evolution Bike Park. Okemo general manager Bruce Schmidt broke the news in a recent blog post.
ANGEL FIRE, NM – Angel Fire Bike Parkreturns tothe MTBparks Pass for 2015 with ONE FREE DAY AND 50% OFF RETURN VISTS.The MTBparks Pass gives riders free lift tickets, discounts and deals at some of the Best Bike Parks across North America. With more than 30 resorts and partners offering benefits—and more continually being added—the MTBparks Pass is the best value available in resort destination riding.
VALENCIA, CA – The May 2015 issue of decline hits newsstands this week with an exclusive first look at the winners of the MTBparks.com 2014 Best Bike Parks Riders' Choice Awards. The article highlights the top rider-voted bike parks for eight regions across the US and Canada. What is so great about this list? You'll have to pick up a copy at your local bike shop and find out.
MOUNTAIN CREEK, NJ — Mountain Creek Bike Park today announced May 2 as its official 2015 opening day. Offering one of the largest trail systems in the East with nearly 50 trails and more than 1,000 vertical feet of descent, Mountain Creek is one of our favorite east coast destinations. Details after the break.