Mark Nobilette Gold Road

Mark Nobilette Gold Road

3 YEARS AGO / NO COMMENTS / ROAD BICYCLES

El Dorado is translated from the Spanish as The Golden One and describes the chief of the Muisca native people of Colombia, who was gilded with gold as part of his initiatory rite before flinging himself into a lake. A legend grew around him until El Dorado came to refer to the empire that inspired…

Mark Nobilette Spidey Bike

Mark Nobilette Spidey Bike

3 YEARS AGO / 7 COMMENTS / COMMUTER BICYCLES

Hallowe’en is here again, and behind all the costumes and trick or treatin’ is a counter of the yearly cycle completing another revolution. Coincidentally, today’s bike, built by the legendary frame builder, Colorado’s Mark Nobilette, came together in time for the holiday bearing a resemblance to a certain arachnid-themed superhero.


Mark Nobilette Townie

The tradition of American frame builders is long and twisted, like the boughs of an old oak tree. There are many branches, some thicker and…