Win JensonUSA Gift Cards, Tifosi Sunglasses, and RaceFace Grips in the Singletracks Trail Contest Starting Today!

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The Singletracks Trail Contest starts today and we’re excited to announce our prize sponsors. It’s easy to participate: just join a team of up to 5 riders and check in at the trails you ride over the next 3 weekends. The teams with the most check-ins will win prizes! 1st Place 5 pairs of Tifosi Lore …

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Five2Ride: Mountain Bike Trails in Sweden

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This spring I had the opportunity of a lifetime: I got to spend a full week riding in Sweden. I had an absolutely fantastic time shredding the trails there, and would love to go back! With crystal-clear lakes, deep forests, gnarled slickrock balds, mud a-plenty, beautiful ocean coastlines, and moose and blueberries seemingly around every corner, …

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East Coast Girl Goes West: A Mountain Bike Road Trip from Pennsylvania to Colorado

Switchgrass, KS. Photo: inchmile

In a couple of weeks, I’ll be making the trip from Huntingdon, Pennsylvania to Salida, Colorado for a Singletracks Editorial Team Meet-Up. I decided to take a little extra time off and drive out instead of flying. I love road trips, and this would give me an opportunity to stop and see other places along …

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IMBA’s New Ride Centers: From 1 to 6 Gold-Level Centers

Photo: Mark Larson

For years Park City, Utah was notable as the only gold-level IMBA Ride Center. Of course, there are a plethora of incredible destinations that haven’t chosen to apply as ride centers, so take the designation with a grain of salt. Nevertheless, beginning in 2015 there are no less than 6 gold-level Ride Centers! While this doesn’t diminish …

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Five2Ride: Mountain Bike Trails in Victoria, Australia

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Victoria is geographically the smallest state on the Austrlian mainland, yet it’s an extremely diverse location! With a climate that ranges from wet, temperate forests to semi-arid plains to snowy alpine mountains (topping out at 6,516 feet on Mount Bogong), you can access an incredible variety of mountain bike trails and ecosystems in a short …

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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 …

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