Selecting Mountain Bikes for Teenage Boy Adventurers

Selecting Mountain Bikes for Teenage Boy Adventurers

Shopping for the best mountain bikes for a teenage boy can be challenging. While teens are at the age when they know how to ride a bike, there are still many factors that they need to master in terms of mountain biking. Mountain bike for teenager Choosing the Right...
Hiking Shoes For Mountain Biking? (Let’s Find Out)

Hiking Shoes For Mountain Biking? (Let’s Find Out)

Can I use hiking shoes for mountain biking? Everyone knows how durable hiking shoes are. However, you might be wondering if they’re any good for pedaling a mountain bike. Hiking shoes are a viable option for mountain biking. The stiff soles and durability are...
How To Measure And Cut Bike Cables

How To Measure And Cut Bike Cables

I discovered the surprisingly simple art of cutting and installing bike cables. Gone are the days when I’d nervously haul my bike to the local pro for every little tweak, worried I’d botch the cable length. Now, armed with the right know-how and tools,...
What Size Cone Wrenches Do I Need For A Bike?

What Size Cone Wrenches Do I Need For A Bike?

If you usually fix your bike at home, you probably know what bike cone wrenches are. Bicycle assembly and adjustment are usually manageable using one standard tool, such as an open-ended wrench. However, some parts require special tools to adjust or fix them. A cone...
Can I Put A Tube In A Tubeless Bike Tire?

Can I Put A Tube In A Tubeless Bike Tire?

Our choice of tires plays a significant role in the overall comfort of our bike tires. I prefer tubeless bike tires for more traction and pinch flat prevention. But one question I often get from fellow bikers who want to go tubeless is, “can I put a tube in a...
What Is A Folding Bike Tire (Is It Bad?)

What Is A Folding Bike Tire (Is It Bad?)

Ever heard of a folding bike tire? Sounds pretty nifty, right? Usually, if you want to bring a spare tire on a mountain biking trip, you’re stuck carrying it by hand – not exactly convenient since these tires aren’t exactly pocket-sized. But imagine this:...