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The Best Mountain Bike Brands and Products of 2014
posted Sep 2, 2014 by Jeff Barber
Our latest infographic is a heavy on the info, light on the graphics, but it does a great job highlighting some of the best mountain bike products of 2014! We had hoped to uncover some interesting differences in brand and product preferences based on gender, region, and...
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Review: Marzocchi MOTO C2R Shock
posted Sep 2, 2014 by syd
Along with their new DH fork, Marzocchi also recently released a new long travel rear shock also aimed for the racer in you. The new Moto C2R w/ Progression booster represents the best shock Marzocchi has produced to date. This all-new shock design, like the 380 C2R2...
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5 Excellent 27.5 (650b) Mountain Bikes to Demo Right Now
posted Sep 1, 2014 by Chris Barber
You know we love to review mountain bikes, and we've been doing a lot of test riding lately. Here are five 27.5 mountain bikes that you may want to take for a test spin before making your next new mountain bike purchase. Yeti shook up the mountain...
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Review: Smith Optics Forefront Helmet
posted Aug 31, 2014 by maddslacker
Following on the heels of their Approach cycling sunglasses, Smith Optics also sent over their new Forefront helmet for review. Although Smith has years of experience in making helmets for snow sports, this is their first foray into mountain bike head protection. There are so many innovative...
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treysxe84 added a review of Heartbreak Ridge

This was a fun addition to an already fun trail. It's nice and fast and adds more mileage to the...
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treysxe84 added a review of Paynes Creek

This trail is always fun and it can be as fast as you want it to be. Nice rolling hills...
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theschwag rode 3.3 miles at Stringers Ridge

09/02/2014 Chattanooga, TN via Strava
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vanderhd added a review of Guaje Ridge

Just to let anybody know who wants to ride this trail in late summer/early fall, the trail is completely overgrown...
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Guest added a review of Jones Downhill

Okay, I'd recommend taking a computer and starting it when you hit the Gold Camp parking lot above helen hunt...
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vanderhd spec'd a bike: Pivot Firebird
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Guest added a review of Glendo State Park

Rode this stuff in August 2014. New map available that accurately reflects alll the trails that I rode - no...
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Greg Heil added a review of CDT: Tunnel Lake

This section of singletrack is the true jewel along the Alpine Tunnel loop. All singletrack, with awesome switchbacks through the...
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Greg Heil added a review of Orange Loop / EKG

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Greg Heil added a review of Jewell Pass Trail

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A gravel path loop, but the views of the river are gorgeous!
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Greg Heil added a review of Tunnel Campground Loop

Nice beginner singletrack that can even function as a singletrack commute.
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Greg Heil added a review of Tunnel Bench Loop

The heart of the Tunnel Mountain trail system, this easy singletrack trail is great for beginners and advanced riders alike....
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Greg Heil added a review of Tunnel Mountain Trail System

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This trail is decent, but mainly functions as a climb to get you back to the top of Star Wars...
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Greg Heil added a review of Stoney Trail

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Greg Heil added a review of Tunnel Mountain Tech Trails

Topp Notch is pretty short, but this trail may be one of the most inspired mountain biking trails I've ever...
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lolo77 added a review of North Park

The best place to mountain bike in the Pittsburgh area by far. There is a skills course in one section...
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Singletrack
justin70 added a comment on The Best Mountain Bike Brands and Products of 2014
SRAM pipping Shimano in the drivetrain category was unexpected - looking like the 1x products being a big factor. Good...
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co_flyer rode 5.6 miles at Kokopelli Area Trails

Rustler via Strava
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Gramcounter
gatorbait320 added a review of River Loop

Loved this quick little trail system. I went clockwise and didn't regret it. There's a really steep, gnarly downhill about...
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Trailblazer
rcraft6826 added a comment on Review: Smith Optics Forefront Helmet
Great review, I've been waiting for someone to finally get an in depth review of this awesome helmet online!
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