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CAMELBACK SCOUT REVIEW

Camelback Scout Kids Hydration Pack Review

My son loves his Camelback Scout – a hydration pack designed for preschoolers and young school-aged children.    We bought it for him when he was 2.5 or 3 and it was still a little...

The 5 Best Fat Bikes for Kids

The 5 Best Kids Fat Bikes

For those of us in snowy climates, fat biking extends the mountain biking season to year-round.  It provides good exercise, allows you to explore favorite trails in winter, and is a heck of a...

5 Children's Books About Bikes

5 Children’s Books about Bikes

Sometimes my husband and I joke that we are brainwashing our son. It started before he was born when we decorated his room with bicycle art. Since then it has continued in the form...

Scuttlebug Review

Schylling Scuttlebug “Pre-Bike” Review

I’ve mentioned before how toddlers are better off on a balance bike than on a trike.  But what about little ones that are too tiny for a balance bike but are curious about biking? ...

Rascal Rides Holiday Gift Guide

Rascal Rides Holiday Gift Guide

If you are like me, one of your favorite childhood memories of Christmas was finding a bicycle under the tree.  This gift giving guide is full of my top picks for bikes (and bike-related...

Little Valley Instructional Trails

Little Valley Instructional Trails

One of the best places in the Salt Lake valley to take kids mountain biking is the Little Valley Instructional Trails.  Fortunately, these superbly constructed “flow” trails are just as fun for adults as...