Utah: Gooseberry Mesa MTB Trails

Day 6 of our mountain bike trip to Utah: After 5 days of riding I was still excited to get up and see a new trail.  We headed to Gooseberry Mesa, a trail system on top of a mountain at around 5000 feet above sea level according to my Garmin. The road to the top…

Moab: Klondike Bluffs

Moab, Utah – Day 4:   The rental house was bustling early.  We had to pack up because we were moving on to Hurricane (pronounced her-i-kin), Utah to check out the trails there. The plan was to stop at Klondike Bluffs, which is north of Moab, on our way out of town.  What I like…

race day checklist for mountain biking

Race Day Checklist for Mountain Biking

I used to get stressed out before races or big mountain bike trips because I was worried that I was going to forget something. How horrible would it be to drive two hours to ride and realize that you forgot your shoes or helmet (trust me – I need a helmet and you do too)?…