In Chasing the Yeti, the trio take their bikes to the peaks of Bhutan to do just that: explore the secrets of an oft-forgotten culture and mountain range.
In February 2020, I spent a month cycling across frozen lake Baikal. Lake Baikal is the largest freshwater lake in the world. It’s about 650 kilometres long and 70 kilometres wide and is located in Siberia, North of Mongolia. Cycling in a cold environment implies many adaptations but the essence of bike-touring/riding/packing stays the same: discovering places, cultures, people.
Sometimes you just need someone to allow you to see the bigger picture through a small scope. Meet Anna Le, an aquatic ecologist and environmental educator who spends her days spotting wildlife and welcoming more people to experience it with her.
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.