High pivot idler designs like the Forbidden Druid are nothing new - DH bikes have flirted with them - what is relatively new is seeing one on a trail bike.
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Goodbye Guide, hello G2. SRAM have a new trail disc brake. We've tested the SRAM G2 Ultimate and it has alloy rotors, 'Power pads' and improved consistency.
Is this new Santa Cruz Megatower a big wheel Nomad or something completely different? Here’s the low-down and our first ride review thoughts.
Dakine makes three different waist packs, and in terms of volume this Dakine Hot Laps 2L Waist Bag sits bang in the middle of the range.
Our Britain's best singletrack series heads to mid-Wales for a real wilderness experience
Download the free GPS route for this cracking all-day epic.
Download the GPS route from our City Limits feature in the May 2012 issue
In the December issue we counted down our favourite trails of 2011. Here are the downloadable GPS files so you can enjoy them too
MBR gets smitten by the trails of north-west Scotland
Download the GPS route from our Exe Factor feature in the August 2010 issue.
Ride Britain's Best Singletrack around Peaslake and the Surrey Hills: download our free GPS route and head for the hills
Download the route from the March 2015 issue
Download this free GPS route for the Malvern Hills, Herefordshire
Ride Britain's Best Singletrack around the Long Mynd route: download our free GPS download and head for the hills
Download the GPS route from our Killer Loop feature in the Summer 2011 issue.
Download the free GPS route for this North York Moors cracker
The section of singletrack from Rosedale Abbey route to High Askew is a 4.5km artery of ecstasy. It's equally as good in either direction.
Download the free GPS route from our interview with former National Champion, Nick Craig
Download the free GPS route for this classic Nidderdale ride
Download this free GPS route for Ladybower reservoir in the Peak District