Author: Meredith Wires

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Fall Mountain BIke Gear for Women

If you’re anything like me, as the temperatures get cooler, the sunsets earlier and the leaves start falling, it becomes harder to stay motivated to hit the trails. But, mountain biking through the cooler fall season is one of the best...

15 Oct 2019 Posted By: Meredith Wires
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Riding Gear Essentials for the Fall

Fall is by far my favourite season for riding. The air is cool & crisp, the bugs are gone, the colours start to turn and the dirt is extra tacky. Plus, after a season of riding under our belts, we tend to be at our fittest right around now...

30 Sep 2019 Posted By: Meredith Wires
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Review: Armour For Your Next MTB Adventure?

It's inevitable, if you mountain bike you will eventually take a spill. And, fingers crossed that when it does happen it's a slow-speed, low consequence tumble that you can walk (or ride) away from. Hopefully, there will be minor bruising...

20 Aug 2019 Posted By: Meredith Wires
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A Day Mountain Biking in British Columbia

We often get asked,  "What's it like to go on a Sacred Rides trip?" and it's a  difficult question to answer. It's challenging to put the experience into words.   Our mountain bike adventures showcase...

Mountain Biking Washington

Best Alpine Mountain Bike Rides Near Seattle

There aren't many places you can mountain bike trails from the sea to the sky on the same day, let alone just a couple of hours. Nestled between Puget Sounds and the Cascade Mountain Range, however, is a place where you can. From dense...

29 Jul 2019 Posted By: Meredith Wires
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5 Reasons to Mountain Bike Spain's Camino de Santiago

The Camino de Santiago is a network of ancient pilgrim routes that stretch across Europe and lead to the reputed burial grounds of the apostle Saint James. Discovered in the 9th century and located in the great Santiago de Compostela cathedral in...

19 Jul 2019 Posted By: Meredith Wires
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Photo Journal: Mountain Biking Washington

In June 2019, we offered a special 7-day singletrack mountain bike ride in beautiful Washington State. The ride explored ancient Pacific Northwest rainforests and the beautiful Cascade mountain range. Home to giant Douglas firs, Orca whales, bald...

15 Jul 2019 Posted By: Meredith Wires
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How Mountain Biking Increases Your Productivity

We live in a world that never slows down. We are constantly bombarded with new information, advertisements, online distractions, work projects and daily life tasks that our brains need to process, prioritize, organize and act on. It can be...

29 May 2019 Posted By: Meredith Wires
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Fanny Packs Vs. Backpacks: Which one Is Best for Mountain Biking?

The return of hip packs (perhaps better known by their 90s nickname as fanny packs) in the world of mountain biking has left many debating over whether they should opt for a fanny or a backpack. To help you settle the debate and identify which if...

27 May 2019 Posted By: Meredith Wires
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