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BIKE TIRE RESOURCES

Product guides, how-tos, and more from our tire experts

WHAT ARE TUBELESS BIKE TIRES? THE WHAT, WHY, AND HOW OF TUBELESS

August 10, 2022

A cyclist holds a Teravail Ehline mountain bike tire rolled up in its packaging

You may have heard the term “tubeless” mentioned online or among the people you ride with. But what does it mean? For more than a hundred years, b...

WHAT’S IN A TIRE? ALL ABOUT CASINGS AND COMPOUNDS

July 8, 2022

Cyclist on a gravel bike rides on a gravel road with dust trailing behind

One way to elevate your ride experience is to choose tires with compounds and casings that are suited to your riding style and terrain. If you’re...

HOW IT’S MADE: THE TERAVAIL DESIGN PHILOSOPHY

June 1, 2022

Mountain biker wearing a camera on his helmet aggressively descends downhill terrain.

What makes Teravail tires different from the rest? Part of it is our unique approach to problem solving, design, and construction. If you’ve eve...

THE FYI ON TPI: KNOW YOUR TIRE’S CASING

May 12, 2022

A cyclist on a mountain bike with Teravail tires rides downhill on a rocky dirt trail.

If you’ve ever shopped for bikes tires, you may have noticed a “TPI” number on the packaging or spec sheet. What does TPI mean, and why does it ma...

CHOOSING THE BEST TIRES FOR BIKEPACKING

November 24, 2021

Cyclist stands with his gravel bike loaded with gear overlooking yellow aspen trees.

Bikepacking is loosely defined as touring off-road (on gravel, fire roads, singletrack, etc.) with a more streamlined gear setup than traditiona...

TERAVAIL TIRES: OUR COMPLETE LINE

October 13, 2021

Closeup of the bottom half of knobby tires on a bike riding over red dirt

Here at Teravail, we make tires in a wide variety of tread patterns, casing constructions, and sizes to cover the near-infinite number of ridi...

BIKE TIRE SIZE GUIDE

October 13, 2021

A group of cyclists on gravel bikes ride up a rocky incline

Your tires are your only physical connection to the ground when you’re riding your bike. It’s a bit wild when you really think about it, but eve...

THIS IS HOW YOU FIND THE PERFECT MTB TIRE

October 11, 2021

Closeup tread detail view of Teravail mountain bike tires lined up in a row

For all the things that mountain bikers tinker with in pursuit of a better ride—forks, shocks, wheels, gear ratios, dropper posts—few things hav...

THE BEST BIKE TIRES FOR GRAVEL: A TERAVAIL GUIDE

May 20, 2021

Two gravel bike tires on wheels being held in a rider's hands

Gravel riding means a lot of different things to a lot of different people—every rider has their own goals, their own bikes, and their own local...