By: Bruce Grubbs
Mountain bikers, beginner to expert, all share a common need- a place to ride. Mountain Biking St. George/Cedar City gives the fat tire enthusiast the skinny on where to go. Experience 35 of the best rides in Utah's Color Country, near Zion National Park, Brian Head, Cedar Breaks National Monument, and Bryce Canyon National Park, not to mention St. George and Cedar City. Challenge yourself on the slickrock of Gooseberry Mesa, rated by Outside magazine as the very sweetest spot in Utah. Start in alpine tundra on 11,000-foot Brian Head Peak, swoop down a vertical mile through cool mountain forest and past alpine lakes, and end your ride in the redrock desert. Visit dinosaur tracks and petroglyphs sites, or cruise along through desert of forest with your family.
This handy pocket-sized guide will help you choose a ride that's appropriate for your fitness and skill level and will be an indispensable companion to all your fat tire fun.