High on Mountain Biking | the trail adventures of a mountain biker

Easily fix squealing mtb brakes

There is probably nothing worse than the fact that EVERYONE in a 40 mile radius knows when you are Mountain Biking because of squealing MTB Brakes.At one point every mountain serious mountain biker will experience this embarresment. In some cases squealing brakes can get so bad that you even decide not to go on a ride.     There are many reasons why brakes start squealing, but by far the main reason is "Contaminated brake Pads" and / or "Glazed Pads" Contaminated brake Pads usually get … [Read more...]

GO the coolest lightweight camper for thrillseekers

    GO - the coolest lightweight camper ever!!   This is the most unique camping and travel trailer you'll ever find. GO was designed from the frame out to be a one-of-a-kind mobile adventure trailer that's even more versatile than a Swiss Army knife. It's lightweight and easy to manage in the parking lot, garage or on the road. Weighing in at 840 lbs, GO can be pulled by even the smallest cars. Best of all, GO is imagined, designed, engineered, created and assembled right … [Read more...]

SylvanSports Coolest Adventure Contest Ever

  SylvanSport's Coolest Adventure Contest Ever!.    What's your ultimate dream adventure? Mountain biking in Moab? Kayaking the class five rapids of the Appalachian foothills? Star-gazing in Bryson Canyon? There's no better way to adventure than with your favorite gear in tow. A Swiss Army Knife of campers, the SylvanSport GO[link to www.SylvanSport.com] is the ultimate adventure aid. A GO can hold up to 10 kayaks or 6 bikes, or all your camping and a few surf boards, or an ATV and rock … [Read more...]

My Favorite Trail Photos 2011

  Well, 2011 was another great year I did more than 1000 mtb miles, many miles were done on new trails, and many were done on some old favorites. I took an equal amount of foto's on the trails. Here are a few of my 2011 favorites, some I just like, others bring back fond memories. All in all 2011 goes down as another great year, and will hopefully continue through 2012.           … [Read more...]

The 5 Best MTB Destinations in the USA

This Top 5 Mountain Biking Destinations in the USA is based purely on my personal experience I have gained while traveling around the USA for the past 5 years riding the trails. What is a Trails Destination? This Top 5 is put together with the following in mind. If you had a weeks vacation, and would like to ride at least FIVE different trails in that week, all within a 20 mile radius, then in my books these are the best places to use as a base to get the best rides. This list is NOT a list … [Read more...]

Crank Brothers Joplin 4R Seat Post

 Product Description If your favorite trail throws as many sweeping downhill sections at you as it does long, uphill lungbusters, you probably spend a lot of time changing your saddle height along the way.You can thank Crank Brothers for making the adjustment process faster,easier and a heck of a lot more convenient. With four inches of travel, the Joplin 4 adjustable seatpost lets you set the optimal saddle height for whatever type of terrain you encounter. With just a flick of the … [Read more...]

The 15 Best Mountain Biking Trails in the USA

C'mon, let's be honest asking someone what the best trails are, is like asking someone what their favorite movie is.. everyone is gonna have their own favorites. But, believe it or not it is by far the most asked question I get... AND it's the most used search engine term used by people landing on my various sites " The 10 best mtb trails in the USA" so I decided to put my top 10 together, but it turned out to be VERY difficult, and it quickly became My Top 15 Mountain Biking Trails in the … [Read more...]

Moab Ho Down 2011 MTB and Downhill Fest

6th Annual Moab Ho-Down Mountain Bike Festival  And Moab Mountain Bike Film Fest October 27, 28, 29 & 30th, 2011   Come to Moab this fall and take in the beautiful weather, fall colors and a fun-filled weekend during this annual mountain bike festival.  We expanded the event schedule  which includes a mountain bike film fest.  If you or someone you know has some footage then send it in! We want to see it and wouldn’t you want to see your footage on the big screen at the historical … [Read more...]

SixSixOne 2011 Coresaver

Although 2010 was a fantastic year for me on and off the trails, it was also a year of "crashes". Luckily for me nothing really serious, but I know that my luck might not last, and just like everyone else, I'm getting older. In 2010 I managed to break my wrist, break my big toe, break two ribs, crack 2 ribs and crack my sternum.. and of course lot's of bacon. I have big plans for 2011, and have decided to focus a bit more on trail safety, and my first step was to purchase the SixSixOne 2011 … [Read more...]

Moab Rim Campark the mountain bikers choice

. I have been staying at Moab Rim Campark for 4 years  running, always through the month of October. Although everyone is welcome at Moab Rim Campark, mountain bikers will especially feel at home here. If you are looking for a resort, or heated swimming pool, or air conditioned outdoor mini golf, then this is not the place for you, however if you are looking to stay somewhere with an adventurous feel, somewhere that offers stunning views, and somewhere that is mountain bike friendly, then … [Read more...]