The Zen Trail stood out in a quick web search as the best ride in the Green Valley area of St. George. Having ridden it, it’s easy to see why: the trail experience is loaded with everything one might hope for in a desert trail: rocks, views, challenging climbs and a few sustained descents. You […]
Utah is a top-level mountain bike destination with amazing terrain that makes for extraordinary mountain bike riding. Although Moab generally gets top billing, we’ve been exploring trails in the Hurricane and St. George area as well, as it’s closer to our winter base in Las Vegas. The Hurricane Rim Loop IMBA Epic has been on […]
St. George, Utah is often over shadowed by the trails in nearby Hurricane, but skipping it would mean missing out on some amazing terrain. We first “discovered” it on a trip to ride the Gooseberry Mesa Trail. Upon finding Gooseberry under a layer of snow, we headed over to St. George. Being at a lower […]
First off, whatever you do, make an effort to pronounce Hurricane correctly. If you don’t, you’re bound to be the subject of some heckling. If you say it more like “Hurri-kin,” as opposed to “Hurri-cane,” you’ll find yourself much better off and spare yourself a good deal of public shaming.