Using A Road Bike Helmet on a Mountain Bike? 4 Things You Need to Know

Lots of mountain bikers start out riding road bikes, you collect the gear and life changes and your road bike gets put away and mountain biking becomes your “new“ thing. A good helmet isn’t cheap, testing and development doesn’t come free.  However, a road helmet...

Mountain Biking with Glasses: Tips and Tricks

Last year, around this time, I went to the DMV to renew my license and during the eye exam test I realized to my complete surprise that I desperately needed prescription glasses. My head immediately flooded with questions, mostly prominently, “How would this impact my...

Giant Versus Trek Mountain Bikes Battle It Out!

Giant vs. Trek -- are brands that many mountain bike enthusiasts often compare. If you are trying to decide the next mountain bike you want to purchase, you would obviously wonder which of the two brands is better. Well, this article will help you find the answer. If...

About Me

DIY Mountain Bike About Hi David here, creator of DIY Mountain Bike.  The goal of this website to help the beginning mountain biker advance quickly in skills.  Like so many passion activities the great folks who are writing about it don’t “start at the beginning”  I'm commited to the information to get you up to speed fast. Read more about me - HERE

Read more from the HOW TO MTB page

9 Mountain Bikes to Avoid

9 Mountain Bikes to Avoid

Like most things in life, there are good and BAD. If you're new to this mountain biking thing, or think you've found a great deal, let me help you weed out the bad models. Most MTBs will last a little while and they something breaks and it get put into the back of the...

read more

Read more from the WHERE TO MTB page

Read more from the RECOMMENDED GEAR page

Mountain Bike Pedals

Recommended MTB Pedals

Mountain Bike Repair Stand

Bikehand YC-100BH Bike Stand

Mountain Bike Tire Gauge

Mountain Bike Tire Gauge