What Mountain Bike Frame Size to get

It depends on your height, leg length, and maker. While standing above the bike, you should have a few inches of clearance. If you are buying online, they will have detailed sizing charts. As an example, I am 5-10 and have a 17-inch frame. If in doubt get the next smaller size.

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My MTB and Ankle were Broken in Tailspin Crash

 

When my best friend Tyler called to tell me he was sick and wouldn’t be able to come mountain biking with me anymore, I was pretty disappointed. I sat around my house for a little while moping and wishing I had someone else to take with me on the biking trip. As I gazed longingly out the window at my beautiful bike just begging to go out on the trails, I realized I didn’t need anyone else. I was going to go mountain biking all on my own. What could go wrong?

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Can a Mountain Bike be Used on the Road?

You can ride a mountain bike anywhere. I ride my mine on the road and off-road. They are slower than a road bike on pavement but the wide tires and thick from make for a very stable ride. There are different types of bikes like trail, cross country and more general purpose bikes. Continue reading Can a Mountain Bike be Used on the Road?