Gear Editor Ryan Palmer loves flow trails as much as anyone else, but lives for the kind of techy, natural singletrack he grew up riding on the East Coast. The only passion that Palmer has had longer than riding mountain bikes is working on them.
Good things come in small batches
Does One Up’s conversion kit stack up or land short?
Kona's newest bike takes a radical approach to geometry
The only thing small about these two bikes is the fork offset
In true Spartan form, the Devinci will fend off any obstacle in its way
Nimble handling, stock 2.6-inch tires and a vastly more supple suspension feel m
A true all-rounder in every sense, the Sight does everything well
Built with Ibis 914 carbon wheels and a carbon Lo-Fi handlebar, the Ripley is no
A not-quite-BC edition Instinct
An homage to simpler times, when seat posts didn’t have oil in them