The cheapest flannel here is $72, with the Kitsbow coming in at a ludicrous $220! I've been very happy with my $20 Wrangler polyester flannels. Warm, breathable, and you can eleven of them for the price of one Kitsbow.
This time of year? Leaves.
You're out enjoying the cool autumn weather, riding singletrack in a calm, quiet forest, when suddenly... BBBZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ. That frustrates me way more than it should, to the point...
A major hurdle for mountain biking at night here in the Chicago suburbs is that all of our trails are located in parks and preserves owned by the city/park district/forest preserve district/etc. All of these locations have hours that are usually dawn to dusk, making night mountain biking not exactly legal.