DULUTH, MN – Spirit Mountain Bike Park wraps up the 2017 summer mountain biking season this weekend. The Bike Park will be open October 20-22 with hours Friday (11-6), Saturday (11-6) & Sunday (11-5.) This four-time Top 5 winner in the MTBparks Best Bike Parks Riders' Choice Awards for the Midwest offers miles of beginner to advanced trails ranging from fast and to fun and techy.
While the season is winding down in many parts of the country, the riding isn't over! We've taken some time to pick out our best gear recommendations for your late-season roadtrips and riding adventures. We've narrowed it down to a few of our favorites from shoes to nutrition to chain lube.
Steamboat Springs, CO – We sent MTBParks ambassador Sasha Yakovleff on the road to Steamboat Bike Park and after having such a fun time there, he wrote up this great piece on why you don't want to miss this FINAL WEEKEND. Chairs will run this Saturday and Sunday, October 21 and 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Bayse, VA - After a very successful Glow-N-Flow earlier this summer, that saw riders ripping down glow stick lined flow trails, Bryce Bike Park is back with Glow-N-Flow 2.0 this weekend. The event will follow their Bike Bonanza, which will include a chainless dh races, as well as prominent giveaways from Trek, Troy Lee Designs and even Bryce Bike Park.
Killington, VT – After a successful 2017 relaunch, the US Open of Mountain Biking has announced a new venue for the the 2018 national level event. Killington Bike Park will be host venue for the national level downhill race, complete with an all new course that descends from the top of Killington's 4241 Peak.
West Dover, VT - The Eastern States Cup will crown it's downhill series champions this weekend at Mount Snow Resort. Mount Snow has been hosting a stop on the ESC DH series for 8 straight years, however, this is the first year the have hosted the series finals.
WEST DOVER, VT –Mount Snow Bike Parkwill close out 2017 this weekend, operating Friday, October 13th through Sunday, October 15th, 10 a.m. - 5p.m. It's shaping up to be quite a closing weekend with the Vittoria ESC DH Finals Saturday and Sunday, and then a free concert by Kwame Binea on Saturday from 3-6pm.
NEWBURY, NH –Evolution Bike Park @ Mount Sunapeeis firing up the lifts for one last weekend October 14 and 15 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. With high temps near 70 degrees, you don't want to miss this last spectacular weekend on the mountain.