Bahnentour Mountain Biking

 Davos, Graubuenden, Switzerland  |    October 7, 2021

Southeast of Zurich, the Davos Bahnentour is an epic endurance mountain bike ride linking 100km of trails with nine cable-cars and lifts. Only the fittest mountain bikers can complete this alpentour in one day.

Alps Epic Trail Mountain Biking
Alps Epic Trail

 Davos, Graubuenden, Switzerland  |    October 6, 2021

Southeast of Zurich in Graubunden, the Alps Epic Trail Davos is a breathtaking mountain bike trail from the Jakobhorn summit station down to the village of Filisur. It is a designated IMBA Epic Trail and is considered the longest singletrack in Switzerland, though it does combine trails with gravel roads.

Midland Bike Trail Mountain Biking
Midland Bike Trail

 Buena Vista, Colorado  |    September 23, 2021

East of Buena Vista across the Arkansas River, the Midland Bike Trail (#1450) is an eight mile mountain bike ride on the old rail grade with stunning views of the Sawatch Range and the Collegiate Peaks. It provides the backbone to a newly created singletrack network above BV.

Palisade Plunge Mountain Biking
Palisade Plunge

 Grand Junction, Colorado  |    September 9, 2021

East of Grand Junction and southeast of Palisade, the Palisade Plunge Trail is an epic 32 mile descent off the Grand Mesa. This challenging one-way route has 6,500 feet of descent along with 2,100 feet of rolling climb.

Stilfser Joch Mountain Biking
Stilfser Joch

 Sudtirol, Italy  |    September 5, 2021

Northwest of Bolzano and northeast of Bormio, the mountain bike trail off Stilfser Joch is one of the most popular in Sud-Tirol. The Goldsee route starts up at Passo dello Stelvio and descends 6,500 feet over 15 miles east down to Val Venosta.

Tahoe Rim Trail Mountain Biking
Tahoe Rim Trail

 Tahoe, California  |    September 1, 2021

Spanning the California-Nevada border, the 150 mile Tahoe Rim Trail encircles the scenic Lake Tahoe. Following high ridges and mountain tops above this large alpine lake, mountain bikes are permitted on numerous sections of the Tahoe Rim Trail.

Mr Toads Wild Ride Mountain Biking
Mr Toads Wild Ride

 Tahoe, California  |    August 11, 2021

South of South Lake Tahoe, the Mr Toad's Wild Ride mountain bike trail is a hardcore downhill rock garden. Also known as Saxon Creek Trail, the route starts at Luther Pass with a stout 1,200 foot climb over 3 miles before dropping down 2,500 feet over 6 miles.

Sellaronda MTB Mountain Biking
Sellaronda MTB

 Dolomiti, Italy  |    August 10, 2021

West of Cortina near Val Gardena, the Sellaronda MTB is a 60km mountain bike loop that is loosely based on the famous road cycling route. The well-marked Sella Ronda MTB utilizes several ski lifts resulting in over 4,380m of downhill with only 750m of ascent.

Sierra Canyon Trail Mountain Biking
Sierra Canyon Trail

 Tahoe, Nevada  |    July 30, 2021

Northeast of South Lake Tahoe and west of Genoa, the Sierra Canyon Trail is a newer mountain biking singletrack from the Tahoe Rim Trail down to the town of Genoa. Starting high in the Sierras, the Sierra Canyon Trail descends over 4,000 feet along 9 miles through dense ponderosa pine forest with over 70+ switchbacks.

Downieville Downhill Mountain Biking
Downieville Downhill

 Downieville, California  |    July 29, 2021

Northeast of Downieville, the Downieville Downhill is the quintessential mountain biking epic that's on many riders' bucket list. This shuttled mountain bike route combines five main trails over 14 miles with roughly 4,300 feet of descent.

Flume Trail Mountain Biking
Flume Trail

 Tahoe, Nevada  |    July 28, 2021

Southeast of Truckee, the Flume Trail is one of the most popular mountain bike trails in the Lake Tahoe area. This epic mountain biking route is on most riders bucket list for its spectacular vistas along traverse across steep side country above Lake Tahoe.

Tamarancho Mountain Biking

 Marin, California  |    July 26, 2021

West of San Rafael and Fairfax, the Tamarancho Boy Scout Camp has an excellent 7.8 mile mountain bike singletrack loop. The loop climbs through pine forest coming from Fairfax and then rolls through scenic meadows for a toll elevation change of 1,600 feet.

Zermatt Mountain Biking

 Switzerland  |    May 24, 2021

Southeast of Zurich in the upper Matteral Valley, the Zermatt area has about 50km of marked mountain bike trails. The mountains surrounding the town attract plenty of mountain bikers who are equally excited about the scenic, but challening, singletrack as they are about the lift-accessed trail system.

Pfunderer Joch Mountain Biking
Pfunderer Joch

 Transalp, Sudtirol, Italy  |    May 23, 2021

Northeast of Bolzano and Brixen, the Pfunderer Joch is a scenic and epic transalpine mountain bike route. It crosses through remote terrain on the way over Pfunderer Joch (aka Val di Fundres).