I have a free day next week in Vancouver and would love to check out some trails. 90% of my mountain biking has been done in Ontario but I love to drool over the classic and new trails that are seen all over youtube and magazines.My plan is to rent a bike and hit some trails for the day. Any suggestions on what trails I should ride? I could rent a…[Read more]
I have seen more people riding CX bikes in the Don this season. My passion in single track but I recognize that road biking has helped my fitness substantially. Should I be thinking about CX the same way? I’d enjoy riding in the Don much more than the roads around the city.
Are most CX riders road bikers looking for variety or trail riders…[Read more]
Does anyone have experience riding 27.5 + tires in the snow? I have ridden the hard pack in the Don on 29x 2.3 many times. I’m thinking of getting a set of 27.5+ and want to know if it will help me get out more in the winter. I have heard others say that switching between 29/27.5+ makes for a more versatile bike depending on where you are riding.…[Read more]
I am ready to upgrade my ride and excited to demo a few bikes. The majority of my riding is done in the Don but I also ride a few times each season in Collinwood, Kelso, and Durham. I hope to make more trips to places like Burke Mountain as well.
What are people’s opinion on the Hightower vs Tallboy? I am not sure if I want to sacrifice climbing…[Read more]
I rode Motown for the first time in a while today and remembered what a great trail it is. Where do most people ride once they exit at the train tracks? Dr Quads didn’t look like many people had ridden on it for a while. Does anyone have any recommendations for where to head next? A good loop in the East Don would be preferred.
Hey all, I signed up for P2A this year but unfortunately I wont be able to make it due to a conflict that weekend. They don’t offer refunds but I can transfer the entry. I bought the pre-race bus ticket, and a t-shirt with my admission. ($30 value). If anyone is looking to sign up I am willing to transfer and give the bus and t-shirt for free. The…[Read more]