The Origin of Mountain Biking

What Outside Magazine considers one of the ten best mountain bike races is called the Downieville Classic. Reason being, it’s pure and unadulterated. Once you look into the history of the town and t...

4 Reasons to Start Trail Running

Growing up in the flatlands of the Midwest, the idea of trail running was a foreign concept to me.  How could a person run through a forest & over mountainous terrain without spraining an ankle?...

Are you a cannibal for downhill?

Back in the late 1980’s / early 1990’s, skateboarding had a different meaning. It was a sport for people who felt like outcasts, and the media of the time helped propel it into that caliber with m...

SUP Yo?

One of our favorite things about living in a ski-town is the limitless amount of activities and the amount of willing participants. Normally, we would be talking about what there is to do in the winte...

Soft, fluffy, & Cute

Ahhh, the “Great Outdoors!” A place to adventure, relax and be at one with nature. Nothing could be better. I encourage everyone to get out and enjoy it. There is much to be seen and it’s consta...

Enduro?

Athletic competitions that cover a combination of different disciplines have been around for a long time. It makes sense that this idea would transfer into the mountain biking world. Downhill mountain...