This one is BIG Dark Peak route. But there’s a very long section of cycle path that will get the average up. Nevertheless, it needs starting early!
We’ve all heard the tales about pressure washing: that it flushes bearing grease, strips paint and causes tsunamis. But is it really true?
Why mountain bike? It's a simple question. We all ride, but our motives for doing so often differ. So here's our non-definitive list of why.
How to find the best place to mountain bike near London. Look a bit closer through the urban sprawl and you’ll find some little gems hidden away.
Extend your existing drivetrain's capacity. We show you how to fit a wide range 10 speed cassette to your existing single-ring setup mountain bike.
Don’t underestimate the severity of this Elan Valley route; it has more ups and downs than the Welsh rugby team and hass plenty of technical interest too.
At £70, the Airwave AirBlast is well-priced and feels robust and decent quality — it’s showing no signs of wear after several months of use.
This route has a classic Dark Peak feel to it that belies its proximity to the sprawling metropolis of Greater Manchester. Distance: 25km (16 miles).
Got muddy on your last ride? Here’s how to take care of your waterproof riding clothing.
Here's what globetrotting photographer and adventurer Dan Milner takes with him on his bike.
Hope is putting on a series of women-only evening rides. We find out what it's all about.
Ascents to test your skills, your legs and your lungs… and all with cracking descents too.
Five ways to get your kids rolling on real bikes.
The best bikes, the hottest kit and the most exciting places to ride of 2016.
The Altura Attack One80 short is intended as a summer riding short — lightweight, no nonsense and great value.
Sometimes new disc brakes require a hose trim while setting up — here’s how.
The latest Rocky Mountain Slayer eats trails for tea and cleanses its palate with boulders and rubble.
The best mountain bike of 2016. The breadth and depth of the models we’ve tested this year is simply staggering, and while it’s a lot to squeeze into 12 short…
Learning where to look for grip will let you skim over sketchy bits, while the right body position will ensure you can recover control if the wheels begin to slide.…
Coasting and pumping can actually be faster than turning the cranks.