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.
ANGEL FIRE, NM – Pro enduro racer and Taos native Macky Franklin is living what many of would call "The Dream." He travels full time and rides his bike for a living. According to Franklin, movement is key, whether on his bike or in his lifestyle. "I'm the happiest when I'm moving," he says in the video. "I think we lose that as we start getting older." Watch below as he talks movement and shreds Angel Fire Bike Park.
CRESTED BUTTE, CO –The Big Mountain Enduro finals descended upon the mountain bike Mecca of Crested Butte this past weekend. The rain-soaked finals took racers on a tour of some of Colorado's finest backcountry trails before ending with a grand finale at Evolution Bike Park. Scroll down for some of the best action, crashes and carnage.
CAMPBELLTON, NB –Sugarloaf Bike Parkis finishing off the season in style with a gravity fueled weekend of racing, camping, prizes and giveaways Saturday, September 17 and Sunday, September 18, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.
CRESTED BUTTE, CO –The mountain biking Mecca of Crested Butte has announced a new fall festival entitled One Good Weekend that runs September 9 through 11. Local bike advocacy and culture group MTBhome says the weekend builds on the already popular Chili & Beer festival by adding lift-served downhill at Evolution Bike Park as well as live music.
MESA, CO – In case you haven't made it to Powderhorn Bike Park on the Grand Mesa of Colorado's Western Slope, here's a look at what you're missing. Eric Landis and Nick Simcik take a lap on Blue Ribbon, Powderhorn's intermediate run during the 2016 opening weekend—the park's first ever. While there may only be two intial trails, we had the chance to sample them this season, and can't wait to see what else is in store.