Even though your social media feeds are starting to fill with powder pics from resorts already pushing ski passes, bike park season isn't close to over yet. Heck, summer isn't even officially over until September 21.
SLINGER, WI – With the first of its Sunday sessions on May 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wisconsin's Little Switzerland Bike Park is kicking off the 2017 season. Even with limited opening dates throughout the summer, the rider-built and operated park returns as the reigning Best of the Midwest.
JACKSON, WY – Now in its 4th year, the Annual 'Best Bike Parks Riders' Choice Awards' continues to be a hallmark of the beginning of our riding season. Once the polls close, we revel in the results of the survey, getting stoked for the season to come.
It's that time of year. Your social media feeds are likely full of autumn colors from riding camarades and at the same time, powder pics from resorts already pushing ski passes. But if you're like us, you're looking to get the most bike park laps possible before the lifts stop loading bikes. And with more bike parks than ever before operating long into October (and November), it's all time fall time for some of the best laps of the season.
JACKSON, WY – Now in its third year, the MTBparks.com Riders’ Choice Awards survey carries with it an undeniable momentum, and for us, has become an official start to the summer riding season. This year, with increased participation and some surprising rankings, we found ourselves watching the top spots change constantly in the 11th hour as the final flood of votes poured in; it’s become our Super Bowl. And then on Super Tuesday, as we compiled the results while much of the country kicked off a heated election season, we couldn’t help but draw parallels to our nation’s politics.
SLINGER, WI — While it may be winter in some parts of the country, the mid-west has been experiencing an unusually warm weather pattern over the course of the last few weeks. But instead of shutting down operations due to lack of snow, the crew at Little Switzerland Bike Park in Wisconsin have announced plans to open for downhill mountain biking this weekend.