races & events
A Chain of Inspiration has Grown Mountain Biking in the Navajo Nation, from the Tour de Rez to the Rezduro
Sinkhole Covered, 4 New Trails from Nebraska to BC, and a Pennsylvania Bike Park Opens for the Season [Trail Flow]
Lael Wilcox Talks Arizona Trail FKT, Media Support Controversy, and the Importance of Inspiration [Interview]
Trail Flow: Berm Park, NC Grand Opening, Trail Construction, and a Bike Park Next to a Brewery
Advocates from 3 Mountain Bike Destinations Talk About Visitor Growth and How to be a Sustainable Tourist
City of Sedona Launches Trailhead Transit Shuttle to Mitigate Congestion and Resource Damage
Trail Flow: Mega Trail Builds and More Six Figure Grants
The Arizona Trail Race is Still Self-Supported and as Hard as Ever
Epic Rides Discontinues Grand Junction Off-Road, Focuses on Arizona Races for 2022
It Has Become Beauty Again [Video]
Verde Valley Fundraiser Doesn't Need Your Money, Just Your Likes
Dzil Ta’ah Adventures Organizes Unique Bikepacking Trips in the Navajo Nation [Podcast #297]
Tickets for the November Sedona Mountain Bike Festival Go on Sale July 12
The popular Sedona Mountain Bike Festival is on for 2021, and tickets are available starting July 12.
Mountain Bikers are Finding Dispersed Camping Spots Fewer and Farther Between This Summer
It's not just mountain bike trails that suddenly became more crowded during the pandemic. Many areas are reducing or eliminating informal camping spots.
'Aren't You Going to Get Scars? And Won't That Ruin Your Looks?'
Alin's friends and relatives voiced concern when she told them of her plans to give mountain biking a try as a student in Arizona.
Ride Like a Local: Sedona, Arizona [Podcast #291]
Ride like a local in Sedona, Arizona. Kevin Adams is our guide as we explore this mountain bike destination to discover the best trails and learn about the groups that maintain them.
With Trails More Crowded Than Ever Before, Trail Bells Could Be a Welcome Solution
Riders at two Arizona trail systems can grab a free bell when they hit the trail this spring, and the news is music to hikers' ears.
2 More MTB Festival Postponements, Hopefully for the Last Time
The Sedona Mountain Bike Festival and Sea Otter Classic both recently announced the postponement of events that had been scheduled for this spring.
Amenities at the Sedona Trail House Include Guided Rides and a Bike Shop
Sedona mountain bike tourists have a new "adventure and activity center" to visit, and it looks like it's made to suit any rider's needs.
Outride Brings 5 New Cycling Programs to Indigenous Communities in Four Corners Region
The Specialized Bike Outride program is expanding and they are adding five new Riding for Focus programs in the Four Corners region of Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, and Colorado.
Part of the Arizona Trail Will Close to Build the Border Wall
The first two miles of the Arizona Trail will be closed indefinitely for border wall construction.
Mountain Biking: Chicken Soup for the Soul
What once was “that crummy fire road” or “that boring bike path” are now lifelines for mountain bikers, nuggets of normalcy to be treasured and appreciated.