THE ULTIMATE SOUTHERN MOUNTAIN BIKE ROAD TRIP

Bikes, brew, and barbecue fill this 3-state, 4-day adventure through Alabama, Georgia, and Tennessee.

Road and trip. Two words that, when combined, conjure visions of wide open spaces, highways without speed limits, and tumbleweeds. Yeah, definitely tumbleweeds. But there’s a problem with those fantasies: They’re all set in the American West. And while most mountain bikers’ dreams are dominated by 2,000-foot loamy descents and desert slickrock, we mustn’t forget about the epic riding–and arguably superior culture–of the great American South.

MTB Project Journal has the full details here.