News: Rocky Mountain National Park To Allow Limited Mountain Biking

Mountain biking Rogers Pass in Winter Park, one of the trails that can be connected to in this region. Photo: Guest.

In a recent announcement that marks the successful culmination of lobbying by local mountain bike advocates as well as collaboration between Grand County, Colorado State, and National Park Service officials, a two-mile stretch of the East Shore Trail will soon be open to mountain bikes. The East Shore Trail is six miles, two miles of …

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Review: Zoic Ether Shorts and Transition Tech Tee

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Zoic has an established reputation when it comes to quality cycling apparel, producing gear that is functional but also stylish. I’ve purchased their gear with my own money for a while now, but I recently got to sample a couple of their latest and greatest garments: the updated Ether baggy shorts and newly-released Transition LS …

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Fat Bike Buyer’s Guide: Mid-Range Models

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Click here to read part 1: Budget Models. Last updated by Greg Heil on 10/22/14. If you’ve already demoed a fat bike and know for certain that you want one, the mid range ($1,001 – $3,000) offers some excellent builds that will last for years and will require few–if any–upgrades. Norco Bigfoot $945-$1,785 Yep, we have …

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Review: Funkier Winter Jacket

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Fall is here: there’s no mistaking the shorter days and the crispness in the air. Now is the time to start planning ahead for the upcoming cold weather riding season. Enter the Winter Jacket from Funkier. Construction The descriptively-named Winter Jacket is essentially a heavy fleece, with a water and windproof front and sleeves and …

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