About the Mag
Bike documents riding and its culture with more depth than any other publication. Featuring the work of mountain biking’s most accomplished writers and photographers, every issue is an illumination of the trends, personalities, destinations and gear that influence and inspire the singletrack lifestyle.
In This Issue
As we begin to lose our evening light during this season of change, we also worry over our future access to lands we love. Reporter Devon O’Neil delves deeper into challenging and controversial trail access issues in our second installment of the multi-part series “Lines in the Dirt.” Next, we travel to the Czech Republic, often lauded for pilsner and comparatively inexpensive European vacations, now to be known for renowned trail centers and sinuous singletrack in this country of convergence between old ways and new. Within gear, we give the Spot Mayhem 27.5+, Devinci Spartan Carbon and Santa Cruz Hightower LT a proper testing and gear editor Travis Engel weighs in on the long-term life expectancy of Specialized’s 2FO ClipLite mountain shoes in this action-packed issue.