Mountain biking the alien landscapes of Fruita, Colorado

FRUITA, Colorado – One of the cooler things about mountain biking is how it can really shine in almost any landscape. Thick PNW forests? Stunning. The hills of southern Appalachia? Of course. The alien-like desert terrain of Fruita, Colorado? Absolutely. Fruita, located just northwest of Grand Junciton, has become quite the destination for the sport, and there’s a very good reason for it. It’s utterly remarkable.

“Take in the scenic views of one of the most premier mountain biking destinations in Colorado with GoPro Athlete Geoff “Gully” Gulevich + friends Kialani Hines + Matty Swenson. This crew found the perfect combinations of terrain to show off their skills, balance + precision on a bike. The MTB trail in Fruita, CO features steep climbs, hair-raising switchbacks, intense downhills, technical challenges + more; perfect for these mountain bike masters.

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