Ahhhh e-bikes, the ever-controversial subject in the bike industry and outdoor communities. Love them? Hate them? Either way, we’re here to give you the scoop on e-bikes in Summit County. The board of county commissioners recently made them legal on the rec path! What types of bikes are … [Read more...] about What’s the Scoop on E-bikes?
I have my gear, so now what?
In our opinion, the recipe for the best adventures is high-quality gear, high-quality people, and awesome destinations. That’s why we are sharing all of our insider tips and recommendations right here in our “Fueling Your Adventures” journal. This is a place to find travel suggestions, staff picks and reviews, maintenance tips, and much more! From “daily routine” to “once in a lifetime”, we are here to help you have the best experience every time you step outside.
We host many events to provide educational opportunities and give back to our awesome community here in Summit County. Keep an eye out for information about these events, or click here to check out our calendar!
We also want to hear your recommendations, so please feel free to comment! What’s the latest trail you rode, or that great new taco place you discovered? Let us know!
We are so excited to host the Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center as our non-profit partner for our first film of the summer! Join us on Friday, June 28th at 6pm for a fun night of film, giveaways and beer! Get your tickets here! We are so excited about the mission of BOEC - read more to get to … [Read more...] about Summer Film Series with BOEC
SO WHAT'S THE DEAL WITH GRAVEL BIKES? We're hearing so much chatter lately about gravel bikes, and we've even brought a few into our demo and retail fleets. So what is a gravel bike anyways? In a nutshell, a gravel bike is essentially an off-road adventure bike that can also pound the … [Read more...] about Shopper’s Guide: Gravel Bikes
We had a blast at our Summer Kickoff on Saturday! This is our third time throwing a Season Kickoff Party, and they just keep getting better. It's a great way to get together and celebrate changing seasons (take a hint Colorado), make new friends, and maybe take home some great prizes! We also get … [Read more...] about Summer Kickoff Party with The Cycle Effect
BIKE SEASON IS HERE!!!! Okay wait just a second. Isn't there still snow in the forecast? Aren't Summit County trails still covered in snow? Yep, there is snow in the forecast and trails are still under snow. But those of us who are itching to ride are seeking out dry options! We will be doing … [Read more...] about Protect Our Trails
At Wilderness Sports, we're all about trying new sports (and adding to our gear collections as we do). Lately we've been venturing into the world of ice climbing and it has been a blast! We've asked one of our favorite local climbers to give us some insight into his favorite ice climbing … [Read more...] about Ice Climbing 101 with Reid Kalmus: Where to Start
We're so stoked for a great winter season! We are lucky to have such wonderful customers like you and we want to get to know you more. Part of our mission statement is "to provide education and foster community". So how do we do that exactly? Events! We strive to come up with exciting new ways … [Read more...] about Upcoming Events
At Wilderness Sports, one of our main goals is to foster a strong community of cyclists in Summit County. A love of bikes is a great thing to have in common with other adventurers. Events like clinics and group rides promote the importance of community by gathering together people from all walks of … [Read more...] about Creating Community Through Group Rides