If you would like to try self-supported bike touring, you will need a bike. Your choice of bike depends on the type of touring you plan to do, and where you intend to ride.
For nearly 35 years now I have been riding regularly. I believe my mind and body now need, indeed crave, a good ride when I go too long without one. They have become accustomed, addicted if you will, to a steady diet of riding, and all the good fitness and feelings that come from that. Without it, my world starts to unravel a little bit.
In the context of Cycling Utah, the Monte Cristo Classic is a 97.8-mile, out-and-back ride up, over and back (and up & over) the Monte Cristo Range in northeastern Utah.
Electronic Suspension is Here to Stay: Riding the Lapierre Electronic Intelligence Suspension System
This spring I have had the opportunity to test Lapierre’s E:i suspension system on their Zesty 427 all mountain category bike. Going into my first few rides I had high hopes for Lapierre’s E:i system. It did not disappoint.
WYDAHO Mountain Bike Festival to Be Held Over Labor Day Weekend – Raises Funds for Teton Valley Trails and Pathways
If you haven’t mountain biked in the Tetons, you are missing out on a hidden gem in the mountain biking world. At least this is what the Wydaho Rendezvous Mountain Bike Festival’s original founders thought when they started the event 5 years ago.
Summit Challenge to be held August 23, 2014 in Park City – Ride Will Benefit People With Disabilities
PARK CITY, UT – On August 23, just weeks after top pro cyclists race through the Wasatch Mountains vying for the title of Tour of Utah Champion, cyclists of all ages and abilities roll many of the same roads in the name of fun and fundraising. The 2014 Summit Challenge starts at the National Ability […]
By Dave Iltis June 2014 – The Utah Department of Transportation has released a new smartphone app called UDOT Click ‘N Fix to report roadway issues on state owned roads. The app, which runs on both iPhone and Android platforms, allows users to snap a photo, add geolocation data, and details on the type of […]