vicious cactus attacks mountain biker!

Immediately after landing in Arizona, I drove my trusty rental truck north to try out a trail that Rob Drew had told me about- Pass Mountain Trail.  I had little idea of what I should be expecting, but I did bring some pliers along! See Rob’s Instagram here: https://www.instagram.com/therobdrew/?hl=en! All purchases at the below links…

Surviving or thriving? 72 hours of desert!

Mountain biking in sunny Arizona is phenomenal!  In a twist of events, I ended up with airfare to Mesa (a suburb of Phoenix) for a long weekend.  With no real “budget” or anything, I just wanted to ride with some locals, getting as much bike time as possible, and hopefully with minimal cactus incidents! While…