3 Tips for Better Nature Photos

By Katy Wolffis | June 14, 2022

We take pictures of our experiences everywhere we go and creating them is so much easier than in the past. Even so, many people want to improve their photography skills, so they can create a photo they can be proud of printing and hanging in their house. You don’t have to be a professional or…

Race Across America-3,000 Miles, 1 Man

By Mark Deering | June 2, 2022

We know people who have done some pretty crazy races either running or cycling, but we think Jim Trout tops them all! He has competed twice in the Race Across America and he is signed up again for it this year! This is the longest and most grueling race in the world, and attracts racers…

Top 5 Michigan Road Trips

By Katy Wolffis | May 26, 2022

Michigan may not seem like an adventure wonderland to those on the outside, but native Michiganders know there is so much to see in our grand state! There are multiple ways to explore Michigan, but road trips might just be the most fun way to see all Michigan can offer! These are some Michigan road…

Cedar Blitz-The Newest Gravel Race You Need to Join!

By Mark Deering | April 28, 2022

We love seeing more races pop up across Michigan in different areas! It gives racers the chance to explore new areas and test their grit in different ways! Cedar Blitz is one of those new races. This is their second year putting on this event, but it is already getting a lot of hype in…

Brent Walk | Fun Promotions Interview

By Mark Deering | April 27, 2022

Michigan is home to dozens of Mountain biking trails and races. With so many options, how do you choose where and when to race? Brent Walk, owner of Fun Promotions, LLC., has been organizing and running races for years and many of them have become staples on the race calendar. Fun Promotions has been around…

OZ Trails-Why You Should Bike in Bentonville, AR.

By Mark Deering | April 22, 2022

One of the prime destinations for Mountain Biking in the United States is Bentonville, Arkansas. It is a playground for avid mountain bikers and is a stop for Pro mountain bikers from all over the world. Mark and Amy talk through what to bring, what to do, and everything you need to know about mountain…

Yankee Springs Time Trial Mountain Bike Race

By Mark Deering | March 31, 2022

A MTB tradition since the 1990’s, Yankee Springs Time Trial is one of the first mountain bike races of the season to test your fitness! Yankee Springs is a very popular training trail because of its rough natural terrain and elevation in the back section. But, YSTT (Yankee Springs Time Trial) wanted to make sure…

Todd Poquette | 906 Adventure Team

By Mark Deering | March 10, 2022

Todd Poquette is the founder of 906 Adventure Team and, in the cycling world, you know that is synonymous with crazy. Just kidding. But the triple crown of UP races are some of the most grueling and challenging races you’ll ever come across. Their goal is not only to test you physically, but even more…

The Last Dance | Winter is fading – Sad – Happy!

By Mark Deering | February 28, 2022

We Michiganders get 4 true seasons! If you are a mountain biker, you need a weapon for each season! This past weekend was potentially the season ender for groomed fat biking for me! I am sad… But I am happy!! Bring on the dirt! Unfortunately, there is a thaw period where many of us bring…

Fat Bike Race | Iron Fish Fat Chance

By Mark Deering | February 17, 2022

Great race in Northern Michigan!  This was the 10th annual sponsored by Iron Fish Distillery!  Conditions were not perfect, but any day on a bike outside is better then the couch!  Watch Brad O’Brien take us on some laps and take 7th overall!  SEE VIDEO below.  Subscribe to the YouTube channel for more biking action!…