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Photo of the Day: Out of the Ashes

While Southern California has been besieged by wildfires for over a week, the good news is that the mountain bike trails in such areas usually survive. This image was taken at Lake Castaic four and a half years ago. A fire had swept…
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Photo of the Day: Gooseberry Mesa, Utah

A group of riders explore one of the trails on Gooseberry Mesa in southwestern Utah. You can't tell from this photo, but that cliff they're approaching is probably over 100-feet tall. Photo: JK/Mountain Bike Action
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Photo of the Day: Season’s Greetings

 We don't know who this rider was, but he was definitely ready to enjoy the warm weather in Southern California as the Christmas season swung into high gear after Thanksgiving Day. (Photo: Phil Beckman/PB Creative)
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Photo of the Day: Whistler Style, Part 2

The same rider who earned our "Photo of the Day" a few days ago from a big jump near the bottom of the A Line downhill course at Whistler is shown a split-second later, as seen here. Photo: JK/Mountain Bike Action
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Photo of the Day: Travis Claypool

Travis Claypool gets steezy for the lens of photographer Phil Beckman. The rider in this photo looked so much like our longtime test rider Spencer Rathkamp that we that had to send Spencer the photo and ask him who the rider was. Photo:…
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Photo of the Day: Fire in the Hills

The fires in Southern California came within a half-mile of our offices on Tuesday. While many of our neighbors and some of our own employees evacuated the area at the suggestion of the local authorities, others stayed around to check…
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Photo of the Day: More Time on the Foes Mixer

Bobby Acuna races the Foes Mixer, with its mix of a 29-inch front wheel and a 27.5-inch rear wheel. Running a bigger wheel in front and a smaller wheel in back is unusual with mountain bikes, but it's common with motocross bikes, whose…
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Photo of the Day: Airing It Out at Whistler

Local rider Austin Ling sails over a jump on the A-Line course during the Air DH event at the Crankworx festival in Whistler, British Columbia. Ling was racing in the amateur ranks, but his time would have placed him among the top half of…
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Photo of the Day: The Fallen Tree

Clayton Wangbichler rides past a huge, fallen tree in the mountains of Southern California. Often, when a tree this big falls across a trail, trail-workers will simply cut out the section of the trunk that blocks the trail, so mountain…
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Photo of the Day: Mixing Up the Wheel Sizes

Bobby Acuna is shown here racing the Foes Mixer at Fontana. The Mixer is the innovative bike with the 29-inch front wheel and 27.5-inch rear wheel, which Brent Foes created to combine the advantages of the two different wheel sizes.…
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Stormy Weather

"This was shot at Vail Lake late Jan. of 2016," photographer Phil Beckman writes. "It was the first round of the 2016 SoCal Enduro Series. You’re seeing wind-whipped rain. Almost snow, but not quite. The event ended up being cancelled due…
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