The 2012 Fairfax is perfect for quick XC rides. With 1.5L hydration capacity, Camelbak has you covered for your quick evening ridesThrough your local state park.The small zipper pouches are large enoughTo fit in an ID, car keys, aTube, snacks, a map, and a CO2 inflator. Low profile design Patented Big Bite valve Air channel back panel Air mesh harness Key clip Reflective
from royal oak, mi, usa
Date Reviewed: September 3, 2010
Strengths: Compact, light, stays in place without a waist strap(which are uber anoying anyway), has just enough storage for the essentials without looking like a bulky backpack.
Weaknesses: bladder is not quickly removable for endurance races(buy 2 of these for 12+ hour races)
Took this thing out the first day i bought it for about a 4 hour ride and never once did i have any rubbing spots or have it twist around on me. Every now and then it will slid up and touch your neck when your on a steep decline but didn't bother me one bit.
I recently hit my 1 year mark and have worked my way up from LH - Wakefield to Accotink & recently Fountainhead. Solo riding has its place, but I like riding with folks around my level which adds to the fun and learning aspect of mtb for me. I try to ride FH and Accotink 3 to 4 days a week. I can g ... Read More »
The town of Fairfax is one of the most active cycling towns in Northern California. It is already the site of a public monument to its history of mountain biking, and now there are plans to establish a museum of bicycling.
The site is the old Food Villa/Good Earth grocery store on Sir Francis Dr ... Read More »
Planning to ride Re-Pack and have some post ride beers at the Gestalt Haus on Sunday/St. Paddy's Day. Two riders so far and all are welcome. Starting ride around 9:30-10:00 am and keeping it casual on the pace until the downhill. Big Beers at the Gestalt are only $5!:thumbsup:Read More »
I was riding up out of Deer Park in Fairfax late Saturday morning with 2 friends just a bit behind me. Deer Park fire road typically has fairly regular traffic on sunny weekends, bikes, equestrians, hikers, many with kids, dogs etc. A large group of riders past me going downhill at a pretty good cli ... Read More »