SNOQUALMIE, WA – Steve Peat won his first UCI World Cup at Snoqualmie Pass, WA in 1998. Nearly 20 years later, The Summit at Snoqualmie has announced plans to bring lift-accessed mountain biking back to the established winter resort.
On Friday, October 20, The Summit announced via Facebook; “Okay, we'll quit teasing. We're incredibly excited to announce that mountain biking will return to The Summit and we have partnered up with Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance to get planning underway this fall!”
Basye, VA - Bryce Bike Park and Massanutten Resort have teamed up to provide you with the ultimate bike race, this weekend, October 28-29. This enduro esque event will be raced over two days at two seperate resorts along interstate 81 in Virginia, with the best combined times over the 4 stages taking the overall with cash prizes, awards, and trophies for winners.
DULUTH, MN – Spirit Mountain Bike Park wraps up the 2017 summer mountain biking season this weekend. The Bike Park will be open October 20-22 with hours Friday (11-6), Saturday (11-6) & Sunday (11-5.) This four-time Top 5 winner in the MTBparks Best Bike Parks Riders' Choice Awards for the Midwest offers miles of beginner to advanced trails ranging from fast and to fun and techy.
While the season is winding down in many parts of the country, the riding isn't over! We've taken some time to pick out our best gear recommendations for your late-season roadtrips and riding adventures. We've narrowed it down to a few of our favorites from shoes to nutrition to chain lube.
Steamboat Springs, CO – We sent MTBParks ambassador Sasha Yakovleff on the road to Steamboat Bike Park and after having such a fun time there, he wrote up this great piece on why you don't want to miss this FINAL WEEKEND. Chairs will run this Saturday and Sunday, October 21 and 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
WHISTLER, BC – You’ve probably heard it before, and you will undoubtedly hear it again: Whistler Bike Park is king. Period. There’s just something magical about Whistler Bike Park- it’s a place that every gravity rider needs to visit at one point. And once you go, you will be planning your return trip, or you will likely try to figure out a way to move to Canada and make Whistler your home base.
Bayse, VA - After a very successful Glow-N-Flow earlier this summer, that saw riders ripping down glow stick lined flow trails, Bryce Bike Park is back with Glow-N-Flow 2.0 this weekend. The event will follow their Bike Bonanza, which will include a chainless dh races, as well as prominent giveaways from Trek, Troy Lee Designs and even Bryce Bike Park.
Killington, VT – After a successful 2017 relaunch, the US Open of Mountain Biking has announced a new venue for the the 2018 national level event. Killington Bike Park will be host venue for the national level downhill race, complete with an all new course that descends from the top of Killington's 4241 Peak.
West Dover, VT - The Eastern States Cup will crown it's downhill series champions this weekend at Mount Snow Resort. Mount Snow has been hosting a stop on the ESC DH series for 8 straight years, however, this is the first year the have hosted the series finals.