Finding the Spirit of Mountain Biking in the Upper Midwest


With all the news of recent or pending losses of access to blue ribbon trails, it’s great to learn of all the grassroots efforts to provide people quality riding opportunities, especially in less populated areas where small but dedicated bands of locals work tirelessly to secure access and subsequently build and maintain quality trails.  These …

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New Flow Trail Opens at Purgatory Resort in Durango, CO

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This weekend Trails 2000, the US Forest Service, and Purgatory Resort will be celebrating the grand opening of a brand new flow trail called “Divinity Mountain.” The resort claims Divinity Mountain will become the “longest and only lift-serviced flow trail” in the Durango area. The official ribbon cutting happens at 1pm on Sunday, September 13 …

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Five2Ride: Mountain Bike Trails in Scotland


Scotland covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain, and is the most mountainous kingdom in the United Kingdom. (Source 1, Source 2) The Scottish Highlands contain Scotland’s tallest mountains (with a max elevation of 4,409 feet above sea level), and are famed in literature the world over. These rugged mountains reside at a …

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Dear Mr. Online MTB Trail Reviewer

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Dear Mr. Online MTB Trail Reviewer, I am new to the area, and therefore might not be quite as familiar with local vernacular as some, but I was compelled to write to you to point out some inaccuracies in your review of  the Henry Coe (Middle Ridge Loop) mountain bike trail in the South Bay …

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Five2Ride: Mountain Bike Trails in Spain


Spain is an incredibly mountainous country, with ranges such as the Pyrenees, the Cordillera Cantabrica, Sistema Iberico, Sistema Central, and others dominating the landscape. The highest point in mainland Spain–and also the entire Iberian Peninsula–is Mulhacen, with an elevation of 3,478m (11,410ft). (Source) These endless mountain ranges combined with trails built over the course of …

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


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


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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