(this page is now very, very outdated and I should probably kill it, but I'm nostalgic...)
Mountain biking is one of my newer passions
and I've decided that it deserves a page of its own on my website. The
informational links should be fairly useful to anyone who likes to ride,
whether on technical single track or just on paved paths through the woods.
Eventually I will combine all of my mountain biking photos into one set on
these pages for an entertaining collection. Note: although I've done equally
stupid things on my bike, I am not the guy in the picture below.
Mountain Biking Images
will find rare evidence demonstrating that I actually ride a
Mountain Biking in Western PA
A descriptive guide to where to ride in Western PA, how to get
there, and what to expect.
MtbREVIEW.com Trail Reviews
A searchable database of trails all over the world with ratings and
reviews by local riders
An excellent resource with ride guides, maps, and a bulletin board
Rock Shox Quadra manuals (pdf):
Bike Repair Shops in Pittsburgh
Listings of 35+ places to take your bike for repairs in the Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania Rails to Trails
The Rails-to-Trails Database was created in response to the
Pennsylvania Rails-to-Trails Act. This act was established to facilitate the
conversion of abandoned railroads into public recreational trails. The act
requires the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources to maintain an
inventory of the railroad abandonments in Pennsylvania and make the
inventory available to the public.
I.M.B.A. Rules of the
Be a good mountain biker