LUDLOW, VT – In case you haven't ridden the Evolution Bike Park at Okemo Mountain Resort, here's the closest you'll get without a visit. Local rider Everett Freeman filmed an interactive "virtual reality" 360-degree 4k resolution point of view run at the resort.
HARBOR SPRINGS, MI – Boyne Highlands will be hosting timed downhill mountain bike trials each Saturday, August 20 through September 17. Timed trails will be randomly selected and unlimited runs are only $5 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
BARTLETT, NH –Attitash Mountain Resort will host the third race in its "Double Down DH" race series Saturday, September 17, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The local race series is open to anyone and will feature pro and amatuer divisions with a pro cash purse and prizes for amateur podium finishers. Winners are chosen based on the best of two runs.
KILLINGTON, VT – In honor of its 25th anniversary, Killington Bike Park gave one of its classic downhill runs a modern makeover, improving flow while retaining the original feel. Watch below as Dave Parnell rides Stinky at the "Beast of the East."
GRANBY, CO –The third race in the Loose Gravity Series, the "Downhill Mashup" descends upon Granby Ranch this Sunday, September 11. The two-stage event will take racers down two different timed tracks, combining the scores for an overall that will count for the win.
DURANGO, CO –Purgatory Mountain Resort will host an "MTB Festival and Flow Trail Race" on Saturday, September 10 to celebrate the one-year anniversary of its Divinity Flow Trail. The celebration will include a cross-country ride as well as a race on the flow trail.
ALTO, NM – Ski Apache's bike park will close the lifts to bikes following this coming weekend, with the last official day of bike park operations Sunday, September 18. Lifts will operate 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
ANGEL FIRE, NM – The Angel Fire Bike Park trail crew works hard, but what else is special about the Best of the Southwest? Episode Three of Angel Fire's five-part series, Elements of a Trail Crew, looks at the unique Northern New Mexico "brown pow" that allows the park's trailbuilders to do some truly amazing things.
PHILLIPSBURG, MT – Discovery Bike Park is hosting a downhill skills clinic Saturday, October 1, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The fee of $30 includes a two-hour lesson, beer, "goodies" and swag throughout the day.