Video: “Aaron Gwin Blazes a Downhill MTB Trail in California”

You may have seen UCI Downhill champ Aaron Gwin tear up an event course, but this is another story. What happens when you take Red Bull mountain bike athlete Aaron Gwin, put him on a Specialized Demo 8 Carbon and film him on an amazing trail in Idyllwild, California?   You get this ridiculous edit, …

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Mountain Biking Lake Tahoe

Looking down on Lake Tahoe from the Flume Trail.

Lake Tahoe is the largest alpine lake in North America, and with a depth of 1,645 feet it is the second-deepest lake in the United States (behind Crater Lake in Oregon). If you’ve ever been to Tahoe, you know: this lake is absolutely gorgeous! The water is so clear that you might have a hard …

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The Great Western Road Trip, 2012: Recap

Most of the stops on our journey.

One of the main things that stokes the fires of my mountain biking passion is travel. While mountain biking is exponentially more interesting than road riding, if I had to ride the same trails day in and day out (and year in and year out) I could easily imagine the flames dying down to low, …

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MTB in SoCal: The Luge, Whiting Ranch, and Mountain Lions

View of Orange County.

The main goal of my California trip this past summer was to find legal trails that weren’t in the Singletracks trails database, ride them, map them, shoot photos, and upload all that information to help make the best mountain bike trail resource on the internet just that much better. Here are two excellent SoCal trails …

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