What you need to keep in mind when riding your bike during the hot summer months

5 Tips for Summer Biking

Summer is officially in full swing, which means we are likely to see the temperatures start to climb here in the desert. If you’re like the rest of us, you don’t want to stop riding your bike, and heading to the mountains all the time might not be in the budget or in your schedule. […]

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Beer tastes good after a ride unless you've got altitude sickness

Tips to Combat Altitude Sickness on a Ride

Last week, we talked about the things you can do in preparation for riding at a higher elevation. This week, we’ll go over some things you can do if you find yourself in the situation of elevation sickness while on a ride. If you’ve never been the victim of elevation sickness, the symptoms include headache, […]

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The descent on Joe's Ridge is what bike dreams are made of

Prepare Your Body to Ride at Elevation

Fruita, Colorado sits just under 5,000 ft of elevation. If you live and ride in the area, the level of elevation doesn’t even cross your mind, but for those of you coming to visit from places that aren’t that high, not being in proper condition can cause your trip to be less than stellar. Here […]

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Riding a Gravel Grind bike is a great way to make trails fun again!

Kirby and Babs Ride the CBB Gravel Grind

We were curious about the Thursday night gravel grind ride, so we decided to give it a whirl. Kirby and I made plans for the week we were going to try it. We called CBB to reserve a gravel bike rental and showed up around 6 pm last Thursday to get our bikes fitted. Then […]

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Hydration packs are more expensive, but you can fit lots of items in them for all-day activities

Hydration Options for Your Bike Ride

Hello, summer. You came out of nowhere and now we need to kick it in gear to make sure we stay hydrated. Hydration is important to your health, and you always want to consume more water than you think necessary, especially on hot days when you’re exerting so much energy. No matter what you ride […]

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CBB's Tuesday night shop ride is for all ages and all riding levels

What Can You Expect From Tuesday Night Shop Rides?

Are you new to mountain biking or do you just like riding with a rad group of people? Did you miss the Tuesday night ride because you just weren’t sure what to expect? No worries. Here is a rundown of what to expect when you join us at the next one! Location – CBB shop […]

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While Fruita sees an average of 242 days of sun a year, we do see storms occasionally.

Rain During Your Fruita Biking Trip?

Fruita is a pretty special place. For the most part, the residents have come to expect sunny, clear days a majority of the year (242 days on average). When planning a bike trip to the Western Slope of Colorado, you can almost always expect to have pretty fantastic weather, but sometimes it does rain. Don’t […]

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Mountain bike tires can make a huge difference to the ride of your bike.
Riding at the Lunch Loops in Grand Junction, CO

Last Minute Training Tips for the GJ Off Road

So, you’ve signed up for the Grand Junction Off-Road. Maybe it was a dare from someone else, or maybe it was a bet to yourself, but either way, it’s coming up fast. If this is your first mountain bike race, you are probably freaking out a little bit – I mean, it’s less than two […]

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Riding the road on a bicycle can be a freeing experience

Could Road Riding be Your New Favorite Thing?

Are you wanting to hit the open road and speed around town on a road bike? Maybe it isn’t the speed that drives your desire, but the thought of being more active. Whatever the reason for your interest in road biking, here are some tips for beginners. Choose the RIGHT bike – determine exactly what […]

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