WTB Stryker TCS Cross Country Rims
Bronson TCS 2.3 Tires
Sidi Sierra Shoes
Vaude Cluster Air 10+3 Pack
Essential Mountain Bike Gear
Mavic Stratos Shorts Set
Plans of Attack
Think you don't have time for a fitness routine? If you can block out a couple of hours during the week and some longer periods on weekends, the results will amaze you.
What's the best bike tour operator for teens?
My 14-year-old daughter wants to go on an organized bike trip. Which groups are the best? I went with American Youth Hostels when I was young, are they still good? Any other ones you can recommend? -Janice Hastings on Hudson, NY
What's the best exercise to improve balance for mountain biking?
It All Starts Here
What qualifies an adventure lodge as one of the world's best? Hot tubs and high thread counts, sure. But what sets these ten launchpads apart is access—to remote trails, steep runs, and lonely peaks.
The Ranch at Rock Creek
Chic-Chocs Mountain Lodge
What's the best head lamp for mountain biking at night?
What's a good headlamp for mountain biking on singletrack at night? Brightness is obviously important but battery life (especially in freezing temperatures) is my priority. Ian Hayward, WI
The Ride of Her Life
Greg Mortenson did it. So Shannon Galpin, a single mom and former Pilates instructor with no humanitarian experience, figured she could, too. She sold her house, started a nonprofit, and flew to Kabul to set up women’s educational and health programs, from scratch, in the world’s most troubled country. The author joined her on her most audacious fundraiser yet,