What Does Travel Mean On A Mountain Bike?

When you start mountain biking you will hear the term “travel” quite a bit. But what the heck is travel and what does it have to do with mountain biking? “Hey, dude, how much travel do you have on your front fork”. This is something you will hear often and it’s referring to how much … Read more

What Is A Mountain Bike Dropout?

mountain bike dropout

The Mountain bike dropout is not a topic of most conversations when it comes to mountain biking. These components are located on the fork-end and features a section in the frame or the fork, where the wheel can quickly be loosened and removed in the need of a wheel change. In more technical terms, it … Read more

How to Manual on a Mountain Bike

Manual on a mountain bike

When you’re cruising on a mountain bike or pacing through a trail, you face different problems. One such problem is the obstacles that you face while conquering trails. To overcome these obstacles, there’s a popular skill that is known as a manual. With a manual, you can pass over these obstacles in style and comfort. … Read more

How To Clean Disc Brakes on A Mountain Bike

Clean Bike Disc Brakes

Want to learn how to clean disc brakes on a mountain bike? Here you’ll find out what you can use to clean your mountain bike disc brakes, how to detach the disc brakes and their entire cleaning in your garage. Mountain Bike Disc Brake Cleaning Overview You can clean your mountain bike disc brakes after … Read more

5 Best Places to Mount a GoPro for Mountain Biking

GoPro Mountain Biking

Many people go with the two most common spots to mount their gopro for mountain biking, the helmet and the chest. However, there are other options. And knowing the right place to set your GoPro can make all the difference. So, where should you mount your GoPro on a mountain bike? Here’s the rundown of … Read more

Hydraulic Disc Brakes Vs. Mechanical Disc Brakes

Hydraulic disc brakes vs. mechanical

One of the most common topics in the biking world is “hydraulic disc brakes vs. mechanical disc brakes.” And so it should be because most of the bikes either come with hydraulic disc brakes or mechanical ones. Hydraulic disc brakes are the dominant of the two. These brakes are complex but reliable. However, mechanical brakes … Read more

What Does It Cost To Tune Up A Bike?

Cost to tune up a bike

Most people think it’s all over once you have bought your favorite mountain bike. They tend to forget that you also need to take your bike and show it some love. The best part is that the cost to tune up a bike is not that much, provided you keep a regular check. A regular … Read more

How To Tighten A Chain On A Bike

If you need to know how to tighten a chain on a bike, you have come to the right place. This guide will explain why you have to do it and how it should be done. Loose chains tend to come pretty easily; therefore, you have to take care of that sag in your chain … Read more