Crested Butte, CO – The Evolution Bike Park has over 25 miles of downhill and cross country mountain bike trails, a skill zone, and numerous natural and man-made obstacles. Crested Butte is the past, present, and future of mountain biking.
Roxbury, NY — Plattekill Bike Park opens for the season on May 3rd, and in keeping with tradition, are offering a sneak peek on Sunday April 27, to riders who show up Saturday to help out with pre-season trail preparations.
Sechelt, BC – The Coast Gravity Park—the world's first crowd-funded, year-round bike park—in Sechelt, British Columbia, has announced an opening date of May 10. For 2014 the park will offer shuttle service to access its newly built trails. To provide you with the best experience possible, the Coast Gravity Park will have a limited number of seats available per day, so you'll want to book your trip soon and come enjoy the freshest trails out there!
Crested Butte, CO – Big Mountain Enduro recently announced the addition of the Crested Butte Ultra Enduro, the first 5-day backcountry enduro in North America. Riders will log over 20,000 feet of epic descending on some the the most amazing trails in the country. If you want to participate, you’ll need to be relatively self-supported and capable of navigating maps in remote areas.
Rocky Mountain Regional News – A new series has been announced to replace the Mountain States Cup, a decade long race series that came to an end in October, 2012. In its last season, the series featured five events in Colorado and New Mexico. The new Central States Cup announcement includes four stops for its first year; Crested Butte, CO, Telluride, CO, Taos, NM and Pajarito, NM.
Tehachapi, CA – One-hundred miles north of Los Angeles, rumors of lift-serviced mountain biking are swirling in the tiny town of Tehachapi, Calif. Nestled along Highway 58 between Mojave and Bakersfield, the 14,000-person town is already well-known among Southern California skaters and BMXers as being home to the Woodward Westaction-sports park, but downhillers may soon want to drop a pin here as well.
Snow Summit, CA – Winter at Snow Summit is grinding to a stop, and that's great news for moutain bikers ready to hit the trails for the summer gravity season. With anxious riders ready to start logging hot laps off the lift, and the recent announcement of Snow Summit's early season closure, there's no denying that riders will be stoked to hear about the resort's recent announcement.
Boulder City, NV – The Winter Gravity Series at Bootleg Canyon delivered a spectacular multi-discipline, 3-day weekend of downhill, Super D and Dual Slalom mountain bike action as it caps off the third and final event in its inaugural winter series. Racers and spectators from all over packed up their gear and headed out to sunny Boulder City and the trails at Bootleg Canyon for more of what they have grown to love; GNAR!
Mountain Creek Bike Park – Vernon, NJ is ready to get bike season rolling on March 29th with the announcement of their inaugural Transition Snow | DH Duathalon. Combining a downhill ski and snowboard race with a downhill mountain bike race, the event celebrates the end of the winter season and the beginning of bike season at Mountain Creek.
Windham, NY – The 2014 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup, presented by Shimano, returns to the popular east coast mountain resort after last year's absense and looks to be back through 2015. The UCI World Cup schedule includes nine stops this summer, in nine different countries, with the USA date planned for August 7 – 10.