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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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GTXC4 added a video of Womble
Winter Womble, a solo short. Let me know what you think and enjoy.
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Endo Alley added a review of Commando Run

I've done this ride many times. A good way to ride this is down Two Elk creek back to Minturn...
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Endo Alley added a review of Pipeline To Mike's Night Out

Pipeline to Mike's is always an afternoon well spent. I have no idea how to explain the trail to anyone...
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Endo Alley added a review of A-10

I don't think you guys know the entire trail. You should start at the Elkhorn trail and climb up past...
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monkey700 replied to Building an Old GT Karakoram... I might be crazy
It's been a lot of work and a learning experience but I have finally finished the bike! Here's a quick...
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Alex Farrow added a photo of Gisburn Forest
Sloppy when wet
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TimRacette added a review of Panorama

Great trail with a little bit of everything from rocky descents, steady climbs, and fast twisty singletrack.
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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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Greg Heil added a comment on The Top 10 Mountain Bike Destinations, As Chosen by the People
Re: "And how did Chicopee Woods get the “must ride” nod in Dahlonega. How about Bull/Jake?" Did you not read Jeff's...
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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...
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Michael Paul added a comment on The Top 10 Mountain Bike Destinations, As Chosen by the People
Everyone has a different riding preference, but I think Fruita/GJ puts most of these places to shame except Moab and...
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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...
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Slickrock is a classic, if not iconic trail. I would give it 5 stars if the rating was based solely...
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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...
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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...
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Great bike for the money. 29 goes easily where 26 has struggles. Disc brakes and light frame offset less agile...
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This is actually an entire network of groomed trails covering over 30 miles. Some trails are no longer groomed. For...
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