Spring Break Singletrack Trek, The Sequel, Part 6: Paying Homage to the Sovereign and Final Recap

 

After a successful two days in Price, it was time to turn the van toward home and bring the 2nd Annual Spring Break Singletrack Trek to a close–but not without one final stop. A few years back, Moab embarked on … Continue reading

Spring Break Singletrack Trek, The Sequel, Part 5: Price is Right for Mountain Biking

 

On day seven of the Second Annual Ultimate Spring Break Singletrack Adventure, we had to bid adieu to St. George, which may well be my all-time favorite mountain biking destination.  However, that doesn’t mean we were abandoning killer singletrack.  I … Continue reading

Off the Beaten Path in Steamboat: Seedhouse Loop, North Routt National Forest

 

During my visit to Steamboat Springs Ski and Bike Kare in a futile attempt to get the Superfly repaired after that fateful ride on Emerald Mountain, I got to chatting with a few of the local guys. One dude named … Continue reading

Riding Steamboat’s Crown Jewel: Rabbit Ears Continental Divide Shuttle

 

The first few shops we visited in Steamboat Springs recommended that we begin by riding Emerald Mountain, and then go from there. After taking their advice and riding Emerald, I was left wanting. And after looking at my newly-purchased map … Continue reading

Spring Break Singletrack Trek, The Sequel, Part 4: Holy Guacamole, Batman, it’s Suicidal Tendencies!

 

Having survived the Broken Mesa Rim in the first half of day 3 of the Second Annual Spring Break Singletrack Trek, we were stoked for the rest of the day. After a quick refuel in St. George, we then passed … Continue reading

Spring Break Singletrack Trek, The Sequel, Part 3: Little Ride at Little Creek and Riding the Broken Mesa

 

Day Three of the Second Annual Spring Break Singletrack Trek would be the one which we chose to ride a trail which would be a repeat, at least for Mntbikedude and I; Miniskibum had yet to experience the wonders of  … Continue reading

Spring Break Singletrack Trek, The Sequel, Part 2: Hitting Three Peaks and Going to Church Rocks

 

After two glorious days riding the San Rafael Swell, we headed further southwest into Zion country.  While the riding was excellent on the swell, it was rather lonely, and we were actually looking forward to a few more people and … Continue reading

Spring Break Singletrack Trek, The Sequel, Part 1: Green River Greenhorns

 

Last year’s Ultimate Spring Break Mountain Bike Vacation was so successful, Miniskibum and I decided this year we’d make like Hollywood and do a sequel. Of course, sequels are never as good as the original and, given the near-perfection of … Continue reading

Ride Report: Hardesty Mountain and South Willamette Trail, Oakridge, Oregon

 

After spending several days riding in Oakridge, I began to realize there was no way I’d be able to hit even half of the fantastic rides available in the timeframe I had allotted myself. And generally, if I realize such … Continue reading

Ride Report: Alpine Trail, Oakridge, Oregon

 

We thoroughly enjoyed our time in Bend, Oregon and were loathe to leave… but everyone in Bend raved about how fantastic the riding was in Oakridge. Apparently we were on the right track, as we already had campground reservations for Black … Continue reading