Brown’s Ranch - McDowell Sonoran Preserve

Brown’s Ranch has something for mountain bikers of all skill levels

If you ever wanted to get someone excited about mountain biking this is the place to do it. Located on the outskirts of Scottsdale AZ, this trail network is part of the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. These multi-use trails cater to riders of all skills levels making it fun for families and intermediate riders. But there … Continue reading Brown’s Ranch has something for mountain bikers of all skill levels

Mountain Biking Holbert Trail on South Mountain, Phoenix AZ

Testing our MTB skills riding Holbert and Corona De Loma on South Mt in AZ – Just Ride Ep. 20

For our last ride in Arizona we headed back to South Mountain to tackle the infamous Holbert trail and the more well-known Corona De Loma trail. As luck would have it, Jeff Lenosky the “Trail Boss” was shooting his own video that day and we spent the morning leap frogging each other down the mountain. … Continue reading Testing our MTB skills riding Holbert and Corona De Loma on South Mt in AZ – Just Ride Ep. 20

Mt Lemmon "Lemmon Drop" Tucson Arizona

Lemmon Drop: Green Mountain to La Milagrosa “Tucson MTB Epic!” – Just Ride Ep. 19

The Lemmon Drop was amazing and 100% legit, but definitely not for the faint of heart.  Starting from Green Mountain we hit Bug Springs, Molino Basin and Bellota, on the AZT before finishing with La Milagrosa. https://youtu.be/MZzloNVev-o The Lemmon Drop starts on Mt Lemmon and takes the AZT (Arizona Trail) through the Coronado National Forest … Continue reading Lemmon Drop: Green Mountain to La Milagrosa “Tucson MTB Epic!” – Just Ride Ep. 19

50 Year Trail, Tucson Arizona

“Best slabs in Arizona” MTB 50 Year Trail – Just Ride Ep. 18

If you love slabs the 50 Year Trail in Tucson AZ has got you covered.  Riders of every skill level will have something to challenge themselves with. This amazing trail system is located in Catalina State Park just outside of Tucson and is a "must ride" if you are in the area.  https://youtu.be/CAymc1v5xiw In addition … Continue reading “Best slabs in Arizona” MTB 50 Year Trail – Just Ride Ep. 18

Sunset Ridge, Hawes, Mesa AZ

Cost of Admission: Blood & Sweat!  MTB Sunset Ridge – Just Ride Ep. 17

Sunset Ridge is located at Hawes in Mesa AZ, and is one of the best MTB tech trails in the area! This expert level trail is tucked high and away making you earn every foot. If you are unsure of your mountain biking skill level there are two squire catchers at the start that should … Continue reading Cost of Admission: Blood & Sweat!  MTB Sunset Ridge – Just Ride Ep. 17

National Trail on South Mountain, Phoenix AZ

Looking for the best MTB ride in Phoenix?  Check out the National Trail on South Mt – Just Ride Ep. 16

If you are looking for a good mountain bike ride in the Phoenix area I highly recommend checking out the National trail on South Mountain. The gnar is top notch and the views are incredible. This was my first time ever to the South West. As a MTB rider from the North East I did … Continue reading Looking for the best MTB ride in Phoenix?  Check out the National Trail on South Mt – Just Ride Ep. 16

Mountain Biking at Ringwood State Park

“It’s all rocks all the time” Ringwood State Park – Just Ride Ep. 15

If you like riding tech and big rock slabs Ringwood State Park in NJ has you covered. This place was amazing! We were searching for a mountain bike destination that would hold up in wet weather and we hit the jack pot. Ringwood is all rocks all the time. If you enjoy slow speed tech … Continue reading “It’s all rocks all the time” Ringwood State Park – Just Ride Ep. 15

Mountain Biking Michaux

Hunting for double black trails at Michaux State Forest – Just Ride Ep. 14

Michaux State Forest has got everything from slabs to skinnys, as well as crazy tech and big drops. While we focused on hitting the expert and advanced trails, there are plenty of intermediate trails throughout the park as well. If you are in the area I highly suggest checking this place out. https://youtu.be/tICE_pa7CWE Our Route … Continue reading Hunting for double black trails at Michaux State Forest – Just Ride Ep. 14

Frederick Watershed, MD

“Every inch is a battle!” The most technical MTB ride at the Watershed – Just Ride Ep. 13

When you think of mountain biking at the Watershed in Frederick MD, I doubt endless rock gardens and boulder fields are the first things to pop into your head.  Well that is exactly what we rode, and it was amazing!  https://youtu.be/QKnxB-qumGE We started our ride from the Sand Flats parking lot and took Skink to … Continue reading “Every inch is a battle!” The most technical MTB ride at the Watershed – Just Ride Ep. 13

Frederick, MD, Watershed MTB

Drops, Slabs & Tech at the Watershed – Frederick, MD – Just Ride Ep. 12

This is one of my favorite MTB places to ride in Maryland! The Watershed in Frederick has it all, from techy rocks, huge slabs and challenging drops. It's been a year since I had been there and I was excited to see how much I had progressed. I remember being blown away by the tech … Continue reading Drops, Slabs & Tech at the Watershed – Frederick, MD – Just Ride Ep. 12