#Mountain Biking

15 Free Things to Do in Reading, PA

The town of was founded in 1748 and grew prosperously due to the neighboring iron and steel industries. These same industries also led to the development of the Philadelphia and Reading Railroad, which played a significant role in powering the Industrial Revolution. By 1870, this railroad had become the largest...
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Tahoe Daily Tribune

Homewood Resort acquires cottages for employee housing

TAHOMA, Calif. — Future employees of Homewood Mountain Resort may have a new place to call home following the acquisition of Tahoma Meadows Cottages. The cottages, located just south of Homewood, will continue normal operations for the time being, but eventually could house dozens of employees while offering easy access to the resort.
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Grand Nordic Corner: Snow Mountain Ranch offers almost 75 miles of groomed trails

Snow Mountain Ranch sits on 5,200 acres just off U.S. Highway 40 between Tabernash and Granby. It is a year-round playground offering over 120 kilometers (just shy of 75 miles) of groomed trails for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, fat biking, tubing, sleigh rides and other winter outdoor activities as well as mountain biking, hiking, horseback riding, disc golf, zip line, climbing and tubing in the summer. Construction of the new buildings for Camp Chief Ouray and the activities center will continue through the winter at the far end of the Nordic Center parking lot compromising access to and many of the old CCO Loops.
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Climbing Gym Walls Stolen! “Has Anyone Seen Our Wall?”

Golden is a small town located in eastern B.C. known for Kicking Horse Ski Hill and Mount Seven – one of the best paragliding and mountain biking areas in the Rockies. Golden also has some excellent quartzite rock climbing. For over a decade, the small town nestled into the...

Mountain Biking at Woodham Academy

Students from Woodham Academy continue to visit Hamsterley Forest after school on a Friday evening. There are a wide variety of challenging red graded mountain bike trails that the students continue to enjoy. On average, students cover about 10 miles with the mix of challenging climbs, followed by exhilarating descents, bring a thoroughly enjoyable conclusion to their week at school. The sessions are in popular demand and since it began, two summers ago, over 50 students have participated in mountain biking in one form or another.

Old Town North bike shop Wheel Nuts closing after over 20 years

With redevelopment on the horizon, Wheel Nuts Bike Shop (302 Montgomery Street) owner Ron Taylor said it’s time to close up shop and ride into the sunset — specifically to West Virginia. The store’s final day is set for tomorrow (Saturday) from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. The store...

10 Things to KNOW Before Visiting the Marlborough Sounds

The Marlborough Sounds have got to be one of the most breathtakingly beautiful places in New Zealand. With 1,500 kilometers (930 miles) of coastline, this is a paradise of secluded bays made up of old river valleys filled with the brimming, blue Pacific Ocean waters. If that hasn’t sold you, the steep hills covered in lush forests surrounding these are sure to!

12 Stunning Romantic Getaways in Colorado You’ll Love

Whether your idea of the perfect romantic getaway is soaking in a hot tub under the stars, hiking in the Colorado Rockies, or snuggling next to the fire Colorado is the perfect backdrop for the ultimate romantic vacation. If youre looking for the best romantic getaway in Colorado, weve got you covered. Weve considered ambiance, privacy, and access to couple-friendly activities to rank the best romantic getaways in Colorado.

33 BEST Things to do in Nelson, New Zealand

Nelson condenses all of the natural beauty of the country in one place, with some of the most beautiful places in New Zealand located here. It’s an incredible vacation spot for every type of traveler and one of our favorite places to experience all that New Zealand has to offer.
Independent Record

New public trails open on Westside property donated to Helena

Several new trails are now open to the public on a Westside Helena property recently donated to the city. “If someone wants to explore, it is open for business,” said Nate Kopp, program and trail director for Prickly Pear Land Trust. The trails are located on 72 acres that...
Daily Review & Sunday Review

Local Mountain Bike Team Helps Students Gain Biking Skills

The Lycoming County Mountain Bike Team which includes students from Lycoming and surrounding Counties and has just completed its seventh season in the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Cycling League (PICL). The league is part of the National Interscholastic Cycling Association (NICA). Coaches Jeremy Rusczyk and Joe Tavani started the Lycoming County team...

Look into my eyes!

A demonstrator is on an equal footing with the security forces in Istanbul, Turkey. The woman protests against violence against street dogs. See all the pictures of the week on our topic page. Photo: UMIT BEKTAS / REUTERS. Enlarge image. 2/19. After the occupation:. A girl sits on a bus...

The Amazing 135 Years of Growth of Fruita Colorado

The town of Fruita has seen steady growth since it was established in the late 1800s, but over the last 20 years, the population has exploded. Fruita was incorporated in 1884 and at the turn of the century had a population of just 126 residents. Within 10 years, the population was nearly 1,000, a growth of nearly 600%. By 1920, the population was nearly 1200 and it would remain between 1,000 and 2,000 for the next 60 years.

COMPLETE Guide to the 13 National Parks in New Zealand

Ready for your next adventure? With jaw-dropping views and epic hiking trails, New Zealand’s many national parks are calling your name. There are 13 national parks located all over the country. They cover more than 30,000 square kilometers (11,500 square miles) and feature some of the most diverse geological landscapes in the world.

Your Guide to Wadsworth Falls State Park in Middletown CT

Are you considering a trip to Wadsworth Falls State Park in Middletown, CT? If so, you have come to the right place. This is one of our many favorite places to visit when we want to spend some time outdoors. From swimming to hiking to visiting the beautiful Wadsworth Falls,...