BAILEY MOUNTAIN ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR DOWNHILL BIKE PARK First Year-Round Bike Park in United States to Open in North Carolina
Mars Hill, NC (April 15, 2015) — Bailey Mountain announces plans for the first year-round dedicated downhill mountain bike park in the United States today, marking the beginning of an exciting new chapter for commercial gravity riding in North America. Construction will begin immediately with a target opening date in June 2015.
The popular VIDA MTB Series has announced its second Colorado stop of 2015, this time at Evolution Bike Park in Crested Butte. The VIDA MTB Series is an all-female clinic dedicated to creating and inspiring community among women who ride. What began as the Beti Allride Clinics in Keystone, CO, the VIDA MTB Series now hosts clinics in six states.
BASYE, VA — With summer and the promise of fresh dirt and new adventures just around the corner, some of last autumn's best rides continue to haunt us. In this 'Fall Finale' edit from Synaptic Visuals, we are reminded of the magic of the changing seasons as Reeves Hankins, Hayden Miller and Andrew DeVier-Scott make the most of their last laps at Bryce Bike Park.
CHARLEMONT, MA – Berkshire East Mountain Resort announced recently plans to construct Thunder Mountain, a new downhill mountain bike park, and has enlisted Whistler based Gravity Logic, Inc. The resort says it hopes to open to the public sometime in early July for the 2015 season with six new gravity trails totalling approximately 10 miles and dropping 1,000 feet of vert.
KELLOGG, ID — We're already dreaming of warm summer evenings and dark dirt in the Northwest, and watching Sky Schillhammer and Justin Bumgarner tear upSilver Mountain Bike Park, Riders' Choice Award Best in the Northwest winner, in this edit from Cameron Hotchkiss is doing nothing to alleviate that. Silver's June 6 opening day can't come soon enough.
WHISTLER, BC — Like many parts of North America this year, 2015 hasn't been anything to brag about when it comes to the white stuff north of the border. But even with a relatively dry spring, there's still a lot of work to do before Whistler Mountain Bike Park will be ready to ride, and it looks like park staff is hiring. Check out the full update from Whistler Mountain Bike Park manager Brian Finestone.
MOUNTAIN CREEK, NJ— For the second year running, Mountain Creek Bike Park celebrated the change in seasons with its Transition Race on March 28. One part ski/board, one part bike, all gravity-fueled, the race is our kind of duathlon. Watch highlights of the on-snow shenanigans below.
LUDLOW, VT – Okemo Mountain Resort announced recently that it will offer lift-served downhill mountain-bike operations beginning in July 2015 with a bike park "mirrored" after Crested Butte's Evolution Bike Park. Okemo general manager Bruce Schmidt broke the news in a recent blog post.