Brechfa Forest and the Carmarthenshire Hills Chipps gets laundered by Welsh weather and eroded by the trails. And still has a good time.
Rob Fisk serves up three routes around the woods and fields of the East Midlands. Pics by Steve Makin and Chipps.
Sheffield local, Simon Richardson takes us from city centre to wild hills and back in our route guide with a difference.
Jenn and Jo enjoy a perfect summer’s day full of singletrack and ice cream on this little-ridden gem of an island. Words and pics by Jenn Hopkins.
The North Downs are a magnet for mountain bikers all over the South East. There’s just something about the variety of the trails here – the steep chalky drops, the thick forest, the loose sand, the dry and dusty, the wet and muddy, the manmade and the natural, the views, the dropoffs, the berms, and of course, the oodles of twisty singletrack. It all adds up to an addiction
that’s hard to shake. No wonder the North Downs is the South East’s main mountain bike playground. Words and pics by Simon Rastrick and Dean Taylor.
Benji Haworth takes us on a tour of known and new twists on and around Wales’ most famous mountain.
In our most southerly route ever, Jenn Hopkins has gone out of her way to show that the South Downs are way more than Ditchling Beacon and the South Downs Way. In fact, our Evil Route this issue should silence even the grumpiest of hill-loving northerners. There are hills down south – and more importantly, they’re covered in sweet singletrack. Words & photos by Jenn Hopkins.