Shotgun Child Seat for Mountain Biking | Take Your Kids On The Trail

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If you’ve been looking for a child seat for mountain biking, could the Shotgun be the answer? I’d always been envious of people with a bike trailer – I had dreams of a lovely maternity leave with lots of bike trailer rides, but it never happened, we had no storage for a trailer and they can be costly if you aren’t going to use them regularly. When we moved house and the nursery drop became different I then had lovely ideas about commuting by bike and how it might happen – and then thinking of how I would get up and down the steep hills with a toddler, laptop, a change of clothes and where I would leave a bike or how I would get my bike onto a cramped commuter train just made things far more complicated than simply hopping on the bus, dropping off and continuing on to work. Family riding hasn’t really been something we’ve done, we’ve tended to just carry on with our own riding and encouraged the girls onto their...

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