Slowing down and using safe speeds on the trail helps us show respect and courtesy for others, and ensure we're all having a safe, fun experience together.
But what does using safe speeds actually mean, and why is it important?
The idea of bicycling and fishing isn’t exactly new, but it’s probably something many of us haven’t done since childhood. With the renewed interest in bike touring and bikepacking in America, there is no better time to pack a lightweight fly rod on your next adventure. Here are three trails, ranging from remote to urban, that pass through some awesome trout fisheries.
School is out, summer is in, and it’s time to take the kids on a vacay. Here are five great options for a weekend camping and biking trip! At a leisurely pace with lots of stops to eat, explore and—let’s face it, pee—you might be surprised how far they can go!
A growing number of Americans are using their local trails for a variety of activities, from walking and running to biking, horseback riding and more. To help ensure fun, safe experiences for all, RTC is proud to be launching our national Share the Trail campaign.
Bike touring is rising in popularity across the country, and for good reason. Many seasoned cyclists will tell you: “There’s no better way to experience a place than by bike.
If your relationship with your bike stops at day trips, the idea of a multi-day excursion might seem intimidating! Rest easy! These simple tips can help get you on your way to your first overnighter. And we bet it won’t be your last!
We’ve all had those days where things just didn’t go as planned. Unfortunately, these unlucky instances can strike when you're on your bike, too. Here are (unlucky number) seven things that can go wrong on a bike ride—and some ways to cope with them.
Whoever said “Variety is the spice of life” isn’t far off; changing things up is not only good for our muscles, but good for our minds as well. And that’s what makes trails so great; not only do they provide us safe places to be physically active—they also provide us with safe places to get to other great places to be physical active! Here are just a few easy ways trails can help you keep your trail resolution interesting, and keep it—full stop.
The air has been crisp for weeks, and you’re no longer surprised when you walk out and pull that cool inhale into your chest. The first of the season flurries has fallen. But just because your bike can't enjoy the trail, doesn’t mean you can’t! Here are five ways to keep your tail on the trail during the colder seasons.
Rain, whether a mist or a downpour, is a game changer. But, while it’s not top on the list for premiere riding conditions, with a few tricks up your sleeve, it’s easy to turn a ride in the rain from a soggy nightmare into a pleasure cruise.