Aaron Gulley

Aaron Gulley

Aaron Gulley is a Nigerian-born travel and adventure writer. He has covered the world from Bali to Namibia for Outside and writes a regular column for the magazine about cycling and bike culture.

Six-Month Review: Trek Procaliber SL

This is simultaneously the fastest mountain bike I’ve ridden in years, as well as the most comfortable hardtail race bike. For those after a fleet, hard-charging machine that punishes the competition...

Six-Month Test: Cervélo C5

In the C5, Cervélo has built a bike with all the technology, engineering, and spec detail that’s normally reserved for Pro Tour machines, but in a more comfortable, easier-on-the-body package.

Six-Month Review: Felt Decree 1

Truth is, I don’t really love the mid-travel 27.5 category, preferring instead that my little wheels come paired with more suspension. But the Decree won me over this year—along with lots of testers...

The Best Camping Grills

Putting five outdoor barbeques to the test and rediscovering the importance of cooking in the woods

Santa Cruz's Hightower Is the Future of MTBs

This is the first and best iteration of the modern trail bike that we've seen. It features an adjustable geometry that allows it to be ridden with both 29er and 27.5+ wheels.

The New Sequoia Is the Rally Car of Road Bikes

With the re-launch of the Sequoia and the debut of a line of bikepacking bags, this major brand is signaling that they believe there’s a growing consumer contingent that wants all-road, touring...

The Mobile Cabin

How to find the ultimate backcountry campsites and hideaways for your rolling home office

First Look: Trek Fuel EX 27.5+

The bike feels more upright, more stable at speed, and overall more capable on rocky and technical riding. It has a centered, grounded feel, like you’re sitting inside the frame rather than on top of...