Want to tackle Mount McKinley? First, take on 14,411-foot Rainier.
Most participants say they learn more in a week on the hill at Windells than they can floundering in the terrain park all season.
The wooden crafts John Wesley Powell took down the Colorado River 143 ago are still the best way to run the rapids today.
Without paying a fortune
To ride a bobsled at the 2002 Olympic Course in Park City all you need is the ability to sit.
Practice that fancy new J-stroke in Minnesota’s 1.1 million acre Boundary Waters National Park.
Except for the few whackos who enter 24-hour races solo, the events are fraught with camaraderie.
Walk in the footsteps of a conservation giant
And bring the right friends
A 17 percent grade, thousands of spectators, and one of the best pro fields on U.S. shores. No wonder the Wall makes Philly police nervous.
CrossVegas, which takes place each September at the cycling trade show known as InterBike, is one of the season’s first major ‘cross races.
The Red Hook Crit has lost some of its under-the-radar appeal, but it's still held at night in Brooklyn, and three-time winner Dan Chabanov is a former bike messenger.
Some race parties are for spectators. The Trans-Sylvania Mountain Bike Epic is for the racers.
It wouldn't be hard to mistake the Single Speed Cyclocross World Championships for a drinking game surrounded by a bike race
The Downieville Classic, a five-day celebration of mountain biking, closes with a river jump and live music