By Vernon Felton

Here’s the thing about calendars–we all need them. Busy managers must keep track of inventory and looming deadlines. Slacker-types simply need to remember to “feed the iguana/keep it from dying” every four days. We all answer to time, so it’s worth paying attention to the damn thing. Few of us, however, feel compelled to actually go buy a calendar and there’s a reason for that: most of them suck.

Fortunately, we’ve got the solution: a 2013 calendar loaded with the best images from our most recent Photo Annual–the final word in the year’s best mountain bike photography. Get one now (for the très reasonable price of $9.95) by visiting