Author Bio

Graham Averill

Graham is a senior writer at Bike and a regular contributor to Outside and Backpacker. He lives in Asheville, N.C., where he rides his mountain bike as much as possible, but never enough. REI member since 2012.

Stories by Graham Averill...
A family hikes together.

The Rules of Hiking with Teens

My 13-year-old daughter recently told us that she knows a Saturday is going to suck (her words, not mine) when she wakes up and mom is playing Tom Petty, since ...
road biking

The Perfect Kit: Road Biking

There’s no better time than the present to turn to the trusty two-wheeled machine for exercise and peace.  Whether you’re assembling your first road-cycling kit...
mountain biking

The Perfect Kit: Mountain Biking

It’s prime time for mountain biking. The weather is warm, the dirt is tacky and the trailheads are open. So, whether you’re new to mountain biking or the local ...