Grand Targhee Resort Offers Singletrack Nirvana–And It’s Getting Better Every Day!

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As Editor in Chief for Singletracks, rumors of developing trails and trail systems drift to my ears from all parts of the country, and the world. Occaisonallly I only hear a rumor once, or it seems unsubstantiated. But for certain areas, I hear a rumor again and again, from multiple sources, with new information building …

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Final Review: The Foes Mixer Enduro


I finished the Foes Mixer Enduro “On Review” article by promising to answer the question  of whether the new mixed wheel (29″ up front and 27.5″ in the rear) bike is a “gimmick or a game changer. ” I won’t make you read this entire article to get the answer to that question.  I will …

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It’s Easier Than You Think to Buy Mountain Bikes from Many Brands Online

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Earlier this year Trek made a big splash by announcing online bike sales, an announcement that was met with its share of controversy.  For many years it seemed as if online bike sales would never become a reality, despite virtually every other industry on the planet embracing internet sales. Yet here we are in 2015 …

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11 MTB Brands You Can Buy Directly Online


There’s no shortage of mountain bikes available for purchase online these days. While some of the brands you’ll find in your local bike shop are also available online, there is another class of mountain bike brands you’ll ONLY find available for purchase online. Many of these companies seek to pass cost savings onto consumers, so …

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30(!) Offline Mountain Bike Brands You Can Buy From Online Retailers


Buying a mountain bike online is still a relatively new concept, especially among the big brands like Specialized, Trek, and Giant. But much to our surprise, we found 30 mountain bike brands, including Santa Cruz, Yeti, Niner, and Pivot, that are currently selling at least some of their bikes online to consumers. Here are the …

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Video: How To Train With A Heart Rate Monitor

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Heart rate monitors are a great – and now a cheap – way of measuring your effort during training and racing. It doesn’t take much to improve your training, and, once you start measuring and judging your effort from day to day, you should start to see the benefits.

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Holiday Gift Guide for Mountain Bikers: Apparel

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Putting the proper components on your bike is half the battle, but the other half–especially during the winter months–is dressing the part. If you’re shopping for a mountain biker (or yourself) this holiday season, here are some key clothing items for cross country riders, trail/enduro riders, and fat bikers. Cross Country Shopping for the no-compromise, …

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