How to Choose Mountain Bikes

Trying to figure out which mountain bike is right for you? Here’s how to approach the question: Bike style: Different riding styles require different bike styles, so your first consideration is where and how you plan to ride. Key features: The biggies are suspension, wheel size, frame materials, gearing and brakes. Fit: Last, but not least, be sure […]

Basic Mountain Biking Techniques

You don’t need mountains to go mountain biking. Just about any off-pavement riding will reward you with fresh air, great exercise and—if hills or mountains are present—the exhilaration of scenic views and long downhill stretches. Mountain biking does require some different skills than road cycling. This article shares basic techniques to help you get started. Shop mountain […]