FEATURED: Palisade Rim Trail
West of Grand Junction and southeast Palisade, the 9 mile Palisade Rim Trail is a new addition to the mountain biking scene in the greater Grand Junciton region.
FEATURED: Alpine Bike
The Swiss Alpine Bike Route #1 is an east-west 660km mountain biking tour.
Southeast of Zurich in the upper Matteral Valley, the Zermatt area has about 50km of marked mountain bike trails.
FEATURED: Hartman Rocks
Southwest of Gunnison, the popular Hartmans Rocks area has a 30+ mile network of singletrack trails and doubletrack jeep roads.
BEST DURANGO MOUNTAIN BIKING
The best Durango mountain biking can be found along the Colorado Trail, Hermosa Creek Trail and the Telegraph Trail System. There are high alpine singletracks, dry pine forests and rolling desert tracks.
ANDERMATT MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAILS
The best Andermatt mountain biking is considered to be the routes descending from Oberalp Pass down into the Urserntal. These singletrack descents offer huge 2,000m of vertical through lush meadows with glacier peaks.
Southwest of Zurich and south of Interlaken, the Lauterbrunnen is well known for epic mountain biking descents and valley pathways. There are good descents from Wengen and from Murren down to the valley. The valley pathway is part of Swiss Bike Route #1.
COLORADO TRAIL MOUNTAIN BIKING
The Colorado Trail runs 500 miles from the Chatfield Reservoir near Denver to Durango traversing seven National Forests and criss-crosses the Continental Divide a dozen times. It is an epic mountain bike ride that has an annual point to point race.