Passing Along the Lost Art of Bike Etiquette

Over the past few years, I’ve noticed a curious thing….more and more people are getting on bikes. On one hand, that’s a great thing. On the other, my experience is this…even though people are riding, they’re missing something about riding.…

Big Mountain Trail Opens At Snowbird

Big Mountain Trail Opens At Snowbird

Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort celebrated the grand opening of their new Big Mountain Trail on July 14, 2014. This isn’t just any new trail. It’s 7.5 miles and 2900 vertical feet of beautiful views, switchbacks, flow trail, wooden bridges, terrain changes, and more.…

Hope, Faith, and the Tour de France

Hundreds of thousands, maybe even a few million, of us are bicycle racing fans. And each July we love to follow the nearly month long excitement that is the Tour de France. Yet our trust has been breached, and it will not be easily extended again.…

Utah Riders Win Plethora of National Championships

Utah Riders Win Plethora of National Championships

Stars, stripes and beehives. Might as well rework the national champ jerseys after Utah’s finest displayed an impressive amount of speed and power at the latest round of USA Cycling’s 2014 national championship races.…

Trail Etiquette – Clean, Considerate, Control

Trail Etiquette – Clean, Considerate, Control

We’re often asked how we handle so many users groups (and the volume that goes with it) on the trails. Thankfully it seems most all of the trail users in Park City work under the same simple rule, stop and smile - maybe even say hello!…

Riding Brian Head

Riding Brian Head

The resort is in the process of rebuilding its mountain bike park. We were ok with that as there was pretty much no one else on the mountain. We rode the lift to the top, rode the trail down and got back on the lift. No waiting in line, no dodging other riders, just us and some smooth mountain singletrack.…

Bike Utah News for Summer 2014

With all of the excitement of Utah Bike Month behind us, Bike Utah was able to take some time for events and meetings with old and new partners that will help to advance bicycling in Utah.…