Tag: shout-outs

Rider Profile: Rachel Alter

Over the course of the summer, we’ll be doing a series of blog posts profiling our local riding heroes. These are the people who inspire us to be better mountain bikers ourselves and we look to them as mountain bike role models. A fairly new addition to Gunnison, Rachel Alter has made quite an impact on… Read more »

#OneGoodRide Instagram Roundup August 2017

Summer has blown by and in the morning there’s a hint of chill in the air signifying the approach of fall. The wildflowers are still on point with huge blooms of fireweed and handlebar-high segments still holding strong in the alpine but time is running out to get some rides in before flower-season winds down and… Read more »

#OneGoodRide Instagram Roundup July 2017

The alpine season is finally here in full force. Yes, we know that the 401 still has limited access, but limiting yourself to this ride is limiting your imagination for everything else there is to ride in the Valley. Case in point, this month’s #OneGoodRide Roundup features photos from some of the lesser-known trails in the… Read more »

Rider Profile: Dave Wiens

dave wiens hartman rocks

Over the course of the summer, we’ll be doing a series of blog posts profiling our local riding heroes. These are the people who inspire us to be better mountain bikers ourselves and we look to them as mountain bike role models. Dave Wiens is a long-time Gunnison local, trail advocate, and mountain bike racer. Dave… Read more »

#OneGoodRide Instagram Roundup June 2017

Another busy month has come and gone in the Gunnison Valley. Some highlights include The Original Growler over Memorial Day, a 64 mile race won by 1 second; the release of our new map APP CBGTrails which includes Trailquest, a game that challenges you to ride all 750 miles of Gunnison Valley singletrack; and the… Read more »

Rider Profile: Dave Ochs

Ochs mountain biking on a trail at Hartman Rocks

Over the course of the summer, we’ll be doing a series of blog posts profiling our local riding heroes. These are the people who inspire us to be better mountain bikers ourselves and we look to them as mountain bike role models. First up, David Ochs. Dave is the current Executive Director of the Crested Butte… Read more »

#OneGoodRide Instagram Roundup May 2017

It’s that time of year again. Hartman Rocks has been open for over a month; snow is starting to melt out in places like lower Cement Creek and the Upper Loop. We may not be setting any PRs on Strava yet, but you can bet we’re out on our bikes every chance we can get…. Read more »

Let the 2017 Mountain Biking Season BEGIN!

riding Josho's Trail at Hartman Rocks in Gunnison

Hartman Rocks Opening today– April 13, 2017   Yeehaw! It’s officially mountain biking season in the Gunnison Valley. Gunnison Trails reported this morning that the BLM has officially made the call to open Hartman Rocks north of the Powerlines today, April 13, 2017. There are a few temporary closures in place. Get the full scoop… Read more »

Thanks, Outside Magazine!

The heritage of mountain biking runs deep in the Gunnison Valley, especially Crested Butte. Since the early 1970s, Crested Buttians and visitors from out of town have been exploring our Valley on two wheels: building new trails and racing down them (both formally and informally). The history of the sport of mountain biking is inextricably… Read more »