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.
WINTER PARK, CO – The 2017 Colorado Freeride Festival soldiered on following heavy rain Friday night into Saturday morning at Trestle Bike Park. Unsuprisingly, no one seemed too worried about getting wet, and the Intergalactic Pond Crossing went on as scheduled. Despite the hero dirt and cool temps left behind on Saturday once the rain subsided, slopestyle finals were moved to Sunday. Both slopestyle and downhill took place under sunny, blue skies on Sunday.
WINTER PARK, CO – The 2017 Colorado Freeride Festival is heading into its third day under dark and rainy skies at Trestle Bike Park. Conditions on Thursday and Friday were favorable, with Air DH taking flight on Upper Rainmaker Thursday, Super D taking riders down Shy Ann into Boulevard on Friday, as well as the groms beginning the Green Horn-It! Challenge before being postponed by weather. Slopestyle qualifying has been heated as well. Check out the results and some photos from the action so far.
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.
MTBparks.com announces the return of the MTBparks Pass for 2017 offering members free lift tickets, discounts and deals at many of North America's Best Bike Parks. With more than 25 resorts and other partners confirmed so far—and more continually being added—the MTBparks Pass is officially the best value available in resort riding.
WINTER PARK, CO – Trestle Bike Park will call 2016 a wrap this weekend, closing the season out with its "Hops and Handlebars" festival on Saturday, September 24. The bike park will be open Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and the festival will be held from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. in front of the Derailer Bar on Saturday.
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.
MTBparks.com announces the return of the MTBparks Pass for 2016 offering members free lift tickets, discounts and deals at many of North America's Best Bike Parks. With more than 35 resorts and partners confirmed so far—and more continually being added—the MTBparks Pass is the best value available in resort destination riding.
WINTER PARK, CO – A large crew of downhill mountain bikers attended a public open house meeting last Monday evening, June 22, to learn about plans for Phase 2 of Trestle Bike Park's proposed expansion. Nearly every seat in the hot and stuffy room of the Balcony House at Winter Park Resort was taken as riders gathered to take part in the discussion and learn what the proposal means for what is one of the most easily accessible—and favorite—bike parks for many riders who live on Colorado's densely populated Front Range.
Winter Park, CO - Trestle Bike Park has just unveiled their newest and most difficult trail on the mountain, aptly named Hot Wheels. For those of you that visited Trestle earlier this season, you may need to find a way to get back there to ride this new slopestyle trail before the end of the season. If you are one of the few riders that hasn't visited Trestle Bike Park at all, they have just given you another reason to make the trip.