Kyle Livingston | Wearables | Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:16:13 -0600

Hero Dirt: when the earth has the ideal moisture content for enhanced traction, and mountain bike tires grip the ground with extra ferocity. These perfect conditions—not wet and sloppy, not dry and dusty—allow you to angle your bike through any corner, climb any slope, and fly down a trail at unmatched speeds. Like skiers chase storms for powder, mountain bikers wait for the right forecast to transform their trails to velvet. I was fortunate enough to encounter “hero dirt†on my recent road trip to California in Montaña de Oro State Park. After four straight days of rain we found […]