11 Reasons Why Mountain Biking Is So Fun

Starting my mountain biking journey was the best decision I made so far in my life, will you join me?

Welcome to mtbFunPlanet

mtbfunplanet.com was started to help sports enthusiasts discover the great sport of mountain biking and all its benefits. A lot of my friends ended up investing tons of money in expensive and underperforming bikes and equipment, just to end up disappointed. We are here to ensure that this will not be the case for you.

Popular Topics

Bike ride in the forest

Calories burned mountain biking

Compared with other outdoor sports (with numbers).

Hardtail vs full suspension

Hardtail vs. Full Suspension Mountain Bikes

Head-to-head comparison of the two types of bikes


Ride a mountain bike on the road

Most Important Things You Need To Know

Road bike vs. MTB

MTB Vs. Road Bike

Which bike is for you?

Aggressive MTB ride

Types of Mountain Bikes

A detailed presentation.

Downhill ride

Mountain Bike Weight

Average weights & Weight charts

How Dangerous Is Mountain Biking?

The general conception is that mountain biking is more dangerous than other outdoor activities, you may be surprised!

Mountain Biking

Mountain biking is a way of life!

Full-suspension Mountain Bikes

Full-suspension MTBs-related topics!

Hardtail Mountain Bikes

Hardtail related topics!

XC Vs. Trail Bikes

The epic debate! Most riders get it wrong, be sure you know all the key differences/ advantages of each of the two types of bikes.

Mountain Biking for Fitness

Mountain biking is super fun and it helps you to maintain your physical shape!

Commuting on a Mountain Bike

Interested in commuting on a mountain bike, you are in the right place!

Mountain Bike Maintenance

An unmaintained mountain bike will have a shorter lifespan but if you show it some love it will run like new even after a few years of riding!

Mountain Bike Vs. Gravel Bike

If you mostly ride on country roads and you aren’t sure which type of bike is the right choice, then you are in the right place!

Mountain Bikes: General Questions

Answers to general questions that we always get from beginners!

Mountain Bike Gear

There are so many options when it comes to MTB gear and many people end up overspending on them, don’t let this be the case for you!

Mountain Bike Components

Having the best MTB components can greatly increase your mountain biking experience!