mountain bike

Reader Input: Show responsibility out on the trails

Thanks for allowing the community to vocalize their opinions in your newspaper. I have been a longtime community-involved cyclist with dirt, road and resort-type riding. I was invo ...

Auburn cyclist credits helmet in surviving bone-crunching canyon fall

AUBURN CA - It’s about the most valuable few dollars Rex Maynard ever spent. A thin layer of solid plastic bolstered by a plastic-foam cushion and strapped snugly on his hea ...

Thanks — strap on your helmet

Rex Maynard and Becky Morris want to publically express our hearty thanks and deepest appreciation (“Mountain biker flown out of canyon,” Journal, Aug. 20) first to Jon ...

Mountain biker flown out of American River Canyon

An Auburn man was flown via helicopter out of the American River Canyon Monday when he fell over the side of a trail on his mountain bike. Rex Maynard, 68, was riding his mountain ...

Mountain biker flown out of American River Canyon

An Auburn man was flown via helicopter out of the American River Canyon Monday when he fell over the side of a trail on his mountain bike. Rex Maynard, 68, was riding his mountain ...

Union Pacific levels unauthorized Auburn mountain bike course

AUBURN CA - For more than two decades, mountain bikers found an unauthorized haven in Auburn for jumps and training. But sources say that a couple of YouTube videos that described ...

The roads are built for cars

Re: All the recent comments on local bicyclists. The bicyclists have their own lane so they should stay in it. Bicyclists are always complaining about how we don’t share the road ...

Mountain biker maintains beauty of foothills

Craig Wilson loves life on two wheels. He regularly makes the commute from his Newcastle home to his job in Sacramento on his road bike. On the weekends you can usually find him ...

Popular teacher dies on the trail

Students placed wooden crosses and a sign filled with heartfelt sentiments Wednesday beside a trail near Auburn to remember high school teacher Mike Weaver. An influential Chana H ...

Feeling right at home

Auburn’s Christian Wright raced his mountain bike all over the country this summer, but California’s dirt treated him the best. Wright took first place in the junior expert di ...