Massive Trail Work Project Makes Te Iringa Trail in NZ More Accessible to Mountain Bikers

photo: Destination Great Lake Taupo

The Te Iringa Trail in the Great Lake Taupo region in New Zealand wasn’t known for being mountain bike friendly due to challenging terrain and a massive number of fallen trees that required riders to hike-a-bike much of the trail. But two local mountain bike groups–the Hawkes Bay Mountain Bike Club and Taupo Mountain Bike Club–recently …

9 SHARES | 0 COMMENTS | Continue reading »

Del Norte, Colorado: Mountain Bike Destination on the Rise

IMG_0068-best

Getting to experience a mountain bike destination during the early stages of its development is a rare treat. Such an experience is even more rare in the state of Colorado, a mountain bike mecca in every sense of the word. With world-class destinations around every corner, including household names like Crested Butte, Fruita, Breckenridge, Durango, …

208 SHARES | 0 COMMENTS | Continue reading »

Take the Singletracks Gear Survey, Get Stickers

gear_survey_promo

Each year, Singletracks.com surveys mountain bikers to determine the best gear of the year, and we want to hear from you! Tell us about your favorite bikes, components, and accessories, and we’ll send you a couple Singletracks stickers in the mail for your trouble. Once we get enough responses, we’ll sift through the data and …

36 SHARES | 0 COMMENTS | Continue reading »

News: Cannondale Annouces New Trail Bike: The Habit

Jerome Clementz on the new Habit (photo: Cannondale)

Cannondale has an all-new bike, the Habit. It’s a 120mm-travel full suspension rig with 27.5″ wheels. Numerous spec levels are available, from the entry-level aluminum Habit 6 ($1,950) to the no-expense-spared Habit Carbon Black Inc. That bike comes with a Shimano XTR Di2 drivetrain and ENVE wheels and will set you back $12,250. The Habit …

7 SHARES | 0 COMMENTS | Continue reading »