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.
KELLOGG, ID – Here's a little race stoke from the first round of the Silver Race Series at Silver Mountain Bike Park to remind you that after this long Labor Day weekend, the park is only open Saturdays and Sundays until October 2. Be sure to catch the third and final race in the SRS during Silveroxx September 23 through 25.
KEYSTONE, CO – When Nate Hills and crew were in town for the Big Mountain Enduro this summer, they didn't waste the opportunity to get some "Follow Cam Friday" footage at Keystone Bike Park. Take the ride as these guys shred the Colorado gnar on single-crown enduro rigs.
MASSANUTTEN, VA – Massanutten Bike Park dropped the rope today on All or Nutten, its newest black tech trail. The 0.7 mile trail splits off the resort's World Cup track and descends along one of the mountain's natural spines offering views that threaten to steal focus from the raw off-camber corners and drops, according to Scott Wootten, Massanutten's lead bike park supervisor.