Projekt Roam’s Weekly Wander: Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride, Oak Mountain State Park, AL


Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride lends tires blissful singletrack with a snug, tree-hugging turn from time to time, mixing it up a little bit. When ridden in a counter-clockwise direction, the trail is a smooth, flowing, enjoyable experience. Mr. Toad’s Wild … Continue reading

Projekt Roam’s Weekly Wander: Back in Black Trail, Lake Stanley Draper Trail System, Oklahoma City, OK


The Black Loop, “Back in Black,” is a mile-long trail that is a little slice of awesome in the heart of southeast Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The Black Loop trail provides riders with a jump line, elevated skinnies, and plenty of … Continue reading

Projekt Roam’s Weekly Wander: Berma Trail, Zuni Mountain Trail System, Gallup, NM


When ridden in the downward-sloping, clockwise direction, the Berma Trail is a 3.3-mile straightforward singletrack through ponderosa and mixed pine forest with many wide open sections to accelerate in, and plenty of water bars and rollers to send or pump … Continue reading

Projekt Roam’s Weekly Wander: Brent ‘n’ Mike’s Trail, Wikins Peak Trail System, Green River, WY


When ridden in a clockwise direction for a more descent-oriented route, Brent ‘n’ Mike’s Trail provides a good warm up with a gradual climb. This leads to a sweet singletrack traverse with some grin-worthy descents and undulating terrain that includes … Continue reading

Moab’s Klondike Bluffs Trail System Expands with the Addition of Miner’s Loop


I had never taken the opportunity to ride the Klondike Bluffs area in Moab before, but with the recent addition of the new Miner’s Loop, I decided to check it out. Klondike Bluffs on The Klondike Bluffs Trail System, … Continue reading

Projekt Roam’s Weekly Wander: Trail #533, Mingus Mountain Recreation Area, Prescott, AZ


Hovering over the Prescott Valley, Trail #533 barrels down Mingus Mountain amidst pine-riddled singletrack, rock gardens, smooth speed-filled sections, with some loose and sketchy mixed in. Located in the Mingus Mountain Recreation Area above Prescott, AZ. Trail #533 can be … Continue reading

Projekt Roam’s Weekly Wander: Otero Canyon Trail, Tierjas, New Mexico


TheĀ Otero Canyon Trail is a fun-fueled jaunt, propelling riders forward upon singletrack swooping through chattery rock gardens, with natural hits and features along with flowing twists, turns, and high-speed sections. The trail is located in the Cibola National Forest near … Continue reading

20 of the Most Scenic Mountain Bike Trails in the Western USA: Vote for Your Favorite


One of the primary reasons mountain biking is such a transcendent experience is it often offers the opportunity to get away from civilization, under your own power, to enjoy the unadulterated beauty of the natural world. Those pristine vistas can … Continue reading