Tag: short

Three days in a MTB trail paradise

Alex is a student in Cluj, just about to finish is medical studies. A keen mountain biker, he thought of a short bike trip in the Romanian mountains for him, his dad Martin and his cousin Christian, trying to discover what gems lay hidden in this corner of Europe.

For … (...→→)

Unexpected mtb awesomeness

You don’t see very often people from New Zealand travelling half the world to visit Romania. Sam had a special reason: his daughter was competing in the NZ team at the Junior World Kayak Championships near the city of Pitești. As a keen mountain biker, he thought he might squeeze … (...→→)

Short tour 2019 season opener

April is usually one of the best months for riding our local trails. It might sound surprising, so let me explain.

The trails are really quiet: not many hikers, not many bikers, as people are still kept indoors by the not-really-gone winter. The temperatures are close to ideal for biking: … (...→→)

October mountain biking bliss

October is an ideal time for short rides. Yes, the times of week-long tours are gone, but blitzkrieg type of tours are there for the taking. Like the two days mountain bike tour we enjoyed with Robin, from Iceland.

Piatra Craiului and Bucegi Mountains were still a little bit shell-shocked … (...→→)

Short mtb trips around Brasov

Apart from the usual multi-days tours, the 2016 season brought us an unexpected increase of the single or couple of days mtb trips.

People coming to Brasov area from overseas on business trips and adding a day or two of outdoor activities to the mix, a bunch of expats working … (...→→)