DURANGO, CO – Mountain Capital Partners (MCP) has named Hogan Koesis, formerly of Angel Fire Bike Park, as its new mountain bike director for its collection of resorts, including Purgatory Resort, Pajarito Mountain, Arizona Snowbowl, Sipapu Ski & Summer Resort and Hesperus Ski Area.
ANGEL FIRE, NM – The second Fire 5 race of 2017 hits Angel Fire Bike Park Saturday, July 22, at 3 p.m. The course will take racers down Upper Chillin' to Fo Sho to Middle Supreme DH before finishing on the tower 18 jump.
ANGEL FIRE, NM – Clayton Peterson is a veteran living with a traumatic brain injury who founded Ride It Out, a bike and moto vlog that creates original content to empower veterans, active duty military and first responders to seek positive outlets for work related stress and PTSD. He's also roadtripping with his MTBparks Pass.
ANGEL FIRE, NM – The 28th Annual Chile Challenge hits Angel Fire Bike Park Friday, June 23 through Sunday, June 25. This year's Chile Challenge will also serve as the fourth round of the USAC Pro GRT series. This year's race follows the 2015 Gravity Nationals course, including sections of Upper Chillin, Supreme DH and World Cup.
ANGEL FIRE, NM – Angel Fire Bike Park opens for the 2017 season this Friday, May 19, and it looks like there's a lot on deck at the rider-voted Best of the Southwest. Hogan Koesis, Angel Fire's bike park director, checked in with the dirt on what's new.
ANGEL FIRE, NM – Angel Fire Bike Park recently announced it will open May 19 for 2017, and will hold its two-day 'Demo Daze' festival Memorial Day weekend, May 27 and 28. The resort hopes to open with more than 60 miles of trail, and bikes from the likes of Yeti, Santa Cruz and YT Industries among others will be available during the subsequent festival.
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.
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.