Summer Time, and the living is easy, fish are jumping, and issue 106 is here! The endless days of midsummer, hours of daylight for adventures or just reading your magazine by. So what’s inside?
UK Adventure – Long Mynd
Barney goes in search of long singletrack descents too good to miss.
International Adventure – Ecuador
Cas Gilbert goes bikepacking – stunning photography and adventure results.
International Adventure – Los Angeles
Chipps seeks out that which is not concrete in the City of Angels.
Classic Ride – Exmoor
Steep hills and merciless gorse hide a treasure trove of West Country singletrack.
Grouptests – Trail SPD shoes tested by the team. But do they pass the ‘pub’ test?
Bike Test – The Second Coming
We test three second iterations of bikes from Orange, Santa Cruz and Singular to see whether it’s a case of improvement through evolution, or a film sequel style flop.
Grinder – A bucketful of shiny components mixed up with some springtime grit and spat out again.
And in our subscriber section:
UK Adventure – Orienteering
Chipps tests out his map reading skills in the Dark Peak.
Magic in the Margins of the Day
A change in circumstances leads Doug McDonald to discover the joy of dusk and and dawn riding.