Things to do in Arizona this Fall

As the air becomes crisp and the days become less of an inferno, Arizona becomes a paradise for outdoor activities. Fall activities in Arizona have the massive benefit of shorter days and far less sun. If the summer's heat turns you away from getting out into the desert, the Fall is your time to shine.

By |2021-09-24T19:56:25+00:00September 24th, 2021|Arizona|

What is Proper Trail Etiquette?

It’s important to remember that there will likely be other trail users no matter how far out you may go. There are no doors to hold open for others or the correct fork to eat your salad with, but there is still proper etiquette to have while out on the trail.  Don’t worry. There’s no need

By |2021-09-09T19:50:47+00:00September 9th, 2021|bike tips, hiking, mountain bike|

Mountain Biking Tips to Teach Your Kids

Parental and life responsibilities can make it more challenging to get our kids outside as much as they ought to be. When thinking of ways to get the kids off the screen and into the natural world, mountain biking might not be the first thing that comes to mind, simply since many of us might

By |2021-08-27T16:29:06+00:00August 27th, 2021|bike tips|

How Much Water Should I Bring Hiking?

When you’re packing your backpack for your hiking trip in the Sonoran Desert, you’ve got to think about both comfort and safety. From choosing your hiking shoes and attire to planning how much water to bring, the amount of planning you do can make or break your hiking trip! We’ve paired research with firsthand experience

By |2021-08-16T21:17:19+00:00August 16th, 2021|hiking|

Top 3 Intermediate Mountain Bike Trails in Phoenix, AZ

The more you bike, the more you crave trails that will challenge you and your newly developed skills. Riding beginner trails is fun, but moving up another level can open up a world of possibilities and different routes to ride. Arizona is full of various levels of terrain ranging from total beginner to professional grade

By |2021-07-19T20:55:44+00:00July 19th, 2021|Arizona, fat bike, mountain bike|

Safety Tips for Hiking and Biking in the Arizona Heat

Heatwaves of epic proportions have been crashing all over the US this year. The heat can be a significant deterrent to most when considering going outside on a hike or a ride, but it doesn’t need to be. When it’s done right, you can stay cool, and more importantly, you can stay safe while hiking

By |2021-07-08T21:40:47+00:00July 8th, 2021|Arizona, bike tips, hiking, mountain bike|

Pros and Cons of Fat Bikes

If you’re thinking of setting off towards some more challenging terrain, a fat tire bike may have come up in your research before. Fat bikes have become widely popular as more and more people venture outside. As more people go outside, more people want to ride in every condition imaginable. As with most things, both

By |2021-06-25T22:19:44+00:00June 25th, 2021|Arizona, fat bike|

Top 5 States for Mountain Biking

Mountain biking trails span the entire United States with different terrain, difficulty, and levels of innovation and enjoyment. Unfortunately, we often can’t fit every state into our itinerary when going mountain biking on vacation. The good news is, you can find high-quality riding in just about every state and some of the best mountain biking in

By |2021-06-13T18:49:21+00:00June 13th, 2021|Arizona, mountain bike|

Essential Repair Kit Items for Mountain Biking

Whether you're a beginner or a professional rider, a surprise flat tire can turn a fun day mountain biking in the Arizona desert into a long, hot walk home. But a well-stocked mountain bike repair kit will help prevent a minor mishap from escalating into a lousy situation, keeping mountain bike riders both safe and

By |2021-06-04T16:13:11+00:00May 19th, 2021|bike tips, fat bike, mountain bike|

3 Family Friendly Hiking Trails in Phoenix, AZ

Are you going on a family outing around Phoenix, Arizona, and want to plan an activity that requires minimal gear and maximum flexibility? Try a hiking trip! Hiking is one of the easiest ways to unplug with the family and explore an area's native flora and fauna. Plus, hiking allows you to tailor the experience

By |2021-06-04T16:13:48+00:00May 5th, 2021|Arizona, hiking|
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