The Garden Halloween Jam

Chicago’s Garden Dirt Jumps have been ripping as of late and they’re going take advantage of that with a Halloween Jam on October 28th. They’ll be giving out a prize for best costume, so come up with something good and hope the weather holds out for another week and a half! Keep up with weather… Continue reading The Garden Halloween Jam

The Garden Jam 2017

The Garden Jam is early this year! Mark it on your calendars, make plans to be there and then pray for good weather! Visit their FB Event Page for more info.

Help Us Help The Garden!

Thanks to all of you who have already picked up one of the The Garden Jumps’ “Horto In Urbs” shirts! We still have a few left that we’d like to sell so that we can get as much money back to them as possible. 100% of the proceeds from the shirts go straight to The… Continue reading Help Us Help The Garden!

Garden Shirt Update

Many, many thanks to all of you who have picked up a Garden shirt already! We’re starting to run out of some sizes and colors, so I wanted you give you all a quick update on what’s left. We also came across one random small light olive shirt as well, in case you’re after a… Continue reading Garden Shirt Update

The Garden “Horto in Urbs” Shirts Available Now!

Something I’ve wanted to do for a long time is to be able to help trails raise money for what they need to keep on keeping on. That’s why I jumped at the chance to help Chicago’s Garden Jumps out by carrying the awesome new “Horto in Urbs” t-shirts that they made in the CYDI… Continue reading The Garden “Horto in Urbs” Shirts Available Now!

Comin’ Up Chi Trails 16

Matt Van Acker bringing us a look back on his trails adventures around the Chicago area last year. Every time I see something from there it reminds me that I really need to make it back out that way to check out the scene. I’m making it happen this year, so watch out Chicago, I’m… Continue reading Comin’ Up Chi Trails 16

The Garden Jam 2016 – Raw Edit

Brent Stephens sent through this raw edit that his wife, Kristi filmed at The Garden Jam last weekend. Thankfully (and somewhat unbelievably) the weather finally cooperated with the jam this year. I might even dare to say that the trails looked a bit dry!

The Garden Jam 2016

First and foremost, I have my fingers crossed that the weather cooperates for the jam this year The Garden because it definitely hasn’t been too kind to them the past few years. This Sunday (9/25) is the date that they’re going with, and they’ve already come up with a backup date of October 2nd just… Continue reading The Garden Jam 2016

A Couple, Two, Tree Trails

This look into the thriving Chicago area trails scene comes to us courtesy of our friend Matt Van Acker. All I know is that it’s been way too long since I’ve been to Chicago, and this very well may have provided the motivation I needed to get back out there!

Rescheduled: The Garden Jam 2015

Looks like I jinxed it when I said that I had my fingers crossed that the weather cooperated with The Garden Jam that was supposed to take place last Sunday. Sure enough the weather did not cooperate and they have now rescheduled the jam for September 27th. These dudes can’t catch a break!