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Advocacy Alert: Boulder-White Clouds National Monument vs. Wilderness
posted Mar 2, 2015 by John Fisch
photo: boulderwhiteclouds.org Idaho's Boulder-White Clouds area north of Sun Valley remains one of America's largest and most stunning unprotected natural areas. As such, this area was to many an obvious choice for Wilderness designation, but such a designation would prohibit cycling, which has traditionally been a large...
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The Top 10 Mountain Bike Destinations, As Chosen by the People
posted Mar 2, 2015 by Greg Heil
The ethos behind the Singletracks Trail Database, home to the largest collection of mountain bike trail maps in the world, is that the sum of our collective knowledge is much greater and more powerful than that of just one rider, or even a handful of riders....
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How Singletracks Ranks the Best Mountain Bike Destinations
posted Mar 2, 2015 by Jeff Barber
Our team spent several months building and refining the Singletracks MTB Destinations ranking algorithm, and our plan is to continue tweaking it as we go along. There's no such thing as a perfect algorithm, but there's also something to be said for coming up with an...
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Video: How To Climb Roots on a Mountain Bike in 3 Easy Steps
posted Mar 2, 2015 by Video Share
Learn how to climb roots on a mountain bike in 3 easy steps using the rarely-told Saddle Stop mountain bike climbing technique. You'll climb over uphill roots, ledges, rocks and logs with more speed, traction and control than you ever thought possible.
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Bunny Hop
Alex Farrow added a photo of Gisburn Forest
Sloppy when wet
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Bunny Hop
TimRacette added a review of Panorama

Great trail with a little bit of everything from rocky descents, steady climbs, and fast twisty singletrack.
2 hours ago
 

Bunny Hop
TimRacette added Panorama
Panorama is the local loop. From the parking lot travel 1/2 mile to the split where you can go left...
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Bunny Hop
UtPreacher added a review of Devil's Racetrack

I grew up in Sinbad country or what everyone else knows as the San Rafael Swell. This trail is exceptionally...
3 hours ago
 

Bunny Hop
Daniel Sapp added a review of Pipe Dream

Great hour long pedal from town. Can be ridden either way although riding back towards town is the most fun...
5 hours ago
 
 

Bunny Hop
Daniel Sapp added a review of Slickrock

Slickrock is a classic, if not iconic trail. I would give it 5 stars if the rating was based solely...
4 hours ago
 

Bunny Hop
Daniel Sapp added a review of Navajo Rocks

Great new trail system and addition to the Moab area riding. It's apparent that the new trails were built with...
5 hours ago
 

Bunny Hop
Daniel Sapp added a review of PBR (Pumps Bumps Rollers)

One of my favorite trails in the area and for good reason. Fun, fast, and flawy. Nothing overly technical and...
5 hours ago
 

Granny Gear
Rob Ames added a review of Raleigh Talus

Great bike for the money. 29 goes easily where 26 has struggles. Disc brakes and light frame offset less agile...
5 hours ago
 

Granny Gear
Rob Ames added a review of Summit Canyon Trail

This is actually an entire network of groomed trails covering over 30 miles. Some trails are no longer groomed. For...
5 hours ago
 

Doubletrack
mongwolf added a review of Forbidden Valley Loop

Fun ride. Good mix of gnar, flow and speed.
7 hours ago
 

Doubletrack
mongwolf added Forbidden Valley Loop
Mix of ST and two track. Mix of riding in the forest and on open slopes. Big climbs, nice flats,...
7 hours ago
 

Gramcounter
hazard commented on a photo of La Tierra
Rider: Chris Sheehan
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Gnarly
wfool added a review of Pineland Trails

This is a typical trail for South Florida. It is basically flat and you get to pedal the entire trip....
8 hours ago
 

Singletrack
Michael Paul added a comment on The Top 10 Mountain Bike Destinations, As Chosen by the People
There are lies, damn lies, and statistics--Mark Twain. Haha. That is a shockingly different list than I would have expected,...
10 hours ago
 
 

Singletrack
Michael Paul added a comment on How Singletracks Ranks the Best Mountain Bike Destinations
Great work guys...and thanks for the technical explanation. I was pretty surprised by that list. I am still wondering why...
10 hours ago
 

Doubletrack
mongwolf added a review of Darikh Hills

Not my favorite ride, but a good area to train early in the year in Mongolia before the snow melts...
10 hours ago
 

Doubletrack
roadandmud added a video of Allaire State Park
Some spots in Allaire on 3-1-15 had enough ice to make starting very difficult
10 hours ago
 
 

Doubletrack
roadandmud added a video of Allaire State Park
Some spots in Allaire on 3-1-15 had enough ice to make starting very difficult
10 hours ago
 

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