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Feature: Shuttle Dave Rides to the Top

Load 'em up: For a mere $15, riders get 10?15 miles of singletrack with over 4000 vertical feet of descending. Just a stone's throw from the megatropolis of L.A., riders have access to trails that are far different than their typical…
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Photo/Video Gallery: Sea Otter Downhill Practice

                      Downhill practice was on for the Men's and Women's Pro classes Friday morning at Sea Otter. Spectators and photographers flocked to the course to watch some of the biggest names in the downhill world loft some whips…
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April Rider Photos: Crash n’ Burns

This month's Trail Mix has a simple theme. Each image was preceded by the phrase, "Watch this." HOW TO CRASH Great series of photos of me wrecking at Mammoth Mountain on the Shotgun trail. This was my forth time riding the log and I…
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Photo of the Day: Racing the sun

There's nothing quite like a ride with your buddies on some flowing singletrack after a day of work. Test rider, Chris Layton, races the sun on our way back to town.  Photo: Doug Barnett/Mountain Bike Action
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Photo of the Day: Remember this kid

The amount of talent coming up through the downhill ranks right now is impressive. On any given weekend at our local Southridge USA downhill races in Fontana, California, the junior expert class is won with a time that would be good…
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Photo of the Day: Burning up the trail

Mt. Wilson in Pasadena has proven to be one of our favorite new riding areas. Thanks to the services of Dave at Shuttle-Run, trails that would normally take us hours to climb to on bike are just a 40 minute van ride away. This makes…
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Photo Gallery: 24 Hours in the Old Pueblo

Last weekend, Mountain Bike Action headed out to 24 Hours in the Old Pueblo with the Cannondale/Sho-Air crew. The event is put on by Epic Rides, and they live up to their name. Surrounded by thousands of mountain bike fanatics, we couldn't…
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January Riders’ Photos: Hot Enough For You?

Hot enough for you? This past summer set all kinds of crazy heat records, and it is one we all want to forget. So, Trail Mix could feature riders on snow-covered trails to cool you off, but we are pitching you a curveball and keeping the…
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October’s Rider Photos: Taking In The View

The biggest mistake we make on our mountain bikes is getting too serious about the ride and forgetting to enjoy the perks. Sure, mountain biking is a great way to exercise, improve balance and dexterity and push yourself out of your comfort…
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August’s Rider Photos Have Gone To The Dogs

We all have stories of being chased by a dog while out on a ride. It is a drag that such a small number of ankle bitters have to ruin it for all the great dogs out there. This month, Trail Mix's focus is on the four-legged friends who only…
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May’s Batch Of Five-Star Rider Photos

John MacMenamin Port St. Lucie, Florida Juanma Urdaibai, Euzkadi Mark Naylor Big Bear City, California Dave McIntire Highlands Ranch, Colorado Mauro Marighi Mexico City, Mexico Brian Clarke Florissant, Missouri Erwin…
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