Whitefish, MT – Whitefish Mountain Resort's inaugural enduro race, the Enduro Primeval, took place on Saturday, June 28. In true Northwest fashion, the weather treated racers to fog, rain and gloriously muddy trails. Twenty-two competitors from ages eight to 62 took on Whitefish's new downhill trails, as well as old favorites, in the six-stage race, which also included Chair 1 as an untimed uphill stage.
Crested Butte, CO – In case you missed the Central States Cup stop at Crested Butte, CO earlier this year, here's the quick and dirty recap. The track was sick!! The pedally sections at the beginning and end were brutal. The off camber root sections were as gnarly as the rock garden, but the best was the fact that the track changed every time you went down it because it was so freshly cut.
Crested Butte, CO – Crested Butte’s newest downhill mountain bike trail in the Evolution Bike Park features steep, technical and natural terrain. This weekend some 150 racers will be burning in this duffy treat; through multiple wooded sections, rock gardens, off camber bits, and ski run blasts. Take a look as our trail builders shred their latest creation, giving you a new trail preview.
Stevens Pass Bike Park, WA – June 27th marks the opening day this summer for at Stevens Pass, Washington state's only lift access bike park. The resort will be operating Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10am-6pm and the trail crew promises this season is going to be awesome!
Golden, BC – Kicking Horse Mountain Resort is set to open for a bonus weekend of full summer operations on June 21 & 22, 2014.The Kicking Horse Bike Park has been gaining notoriety as one of North America’s best after ranking in the Top Five Best Bike Parks in Western Canada in MTBparks Best Bike Park Riders' Choice Awards.
Mammoth Bike Park, CA – Mammoth has been steadily teasing riders with early season opening samplers, but as of June 20th, things are officially in full swing at Mammoth Mountain Bike Park in CA. Here's the full report from the bike park crew at Mammoth...
Keystone Bike Park, CO – We found a post about this great deal at Keystone Bike Park that you might want to check out if you're looking to explore lift-access mountain biking. Women’s Wednesdays at Keystone Resort offers a smokin’ deal for women looking to give lift-accessed riding a try.
Aspen Snowmass, CO – Big Mountain Enduro arrives in Aspen this weekend. Racers will get a chance to experience some awesome Bike Snowmass lift-accessed terrain and the surrounding Town of Snowmass Village trails which offer some of the most diverse mountain biking in the country. Bike Snowmass is the only lift served biking in the U.S. that can take riders on a 4,000-foot single track decent, beginning above tree line and ending in the high mountain desert.
Angel Fire, NM – The country's top downhill and dual slalom riders are making the trip to Angel Fire Bike Park in New Mexico for the 2014 USA Cycling Gravity MTB National Championships this weekend. Each pro race is featuring an equal prize purse of $1,000 that pays five deep. This early season running means that winners get the chance to rock the Stars-and-Stripes for most of the summer!