After all these years, any bike ride feels like an escape for pro mountain biker Claire Buchar. Crested Butte, CO is where anything is possible on a bike.
The pandemic has been hard on everyone in different ways. The biggest impact for this group of four friends? Not being able to get together for their backpacking trips. This year they decided to visit the same place they were in before COVID hit the globe, Kitsbow.
Blake Hansen always found herself on a bike. It’s where she could truly be herself and not feel any judgement. As a transgender athlete growing up in the nineties, she found it was hard to truly express herself. But, mountain biking brought on the acceptance she needed and deserved.
This story follows three best friends, roommates, and riding partners Avra Saslow, Clare Hamilton and Delilah Cupp aka Donkey as they crush the single track in Silverton and express their love for the sport and each other.
While countries were shut down and global travel was nonexsistant, Casey Brown, Micayla Gatto and Georgia Astle took the opportunity to explore the trails in their own backyard – British Colombia, Canada.
Need an activity to wear out your high energy pup? Mountain Biking could become their new favorite! With training & practice you can ride the “brown pow” with your best friend.