WMW Fat Bikes Launches Chub Bike With IndieGoGo Campaign

Photo: Chub via IndieGoGo campaign page.

For many riders, a fat bike is a second (or third, or fourth, or fifth…) mountain bike so affordability is important. Chub (not to be confused with the hub brand) is offering what they claim is “the best value in fat tire bikes” via an IndieGoGo campaign that’s live right now. Early backers get a …

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Fat Biking Across the Cordillera Apolobambas in Bolivia

Photo: YonderJournal.com / SeekAndEnjoy.com

Specialized, like many other US companies, has started focusing attention on adventure travel bikes lately and has even launched a microsite called Seek And Enjoy dedicated to two-wheeled adventures. The latest adventure dispatch comes from Sunchuli Pass in Bolivia where Daniel Pasley, Kyle von Hoetzendorff, and James Crowe set out on Specialized Fatboys to explore the largely …

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Expedition Report: Fat Biking the Namib Desert

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Though I wish I could say that this is a personal account of an incredible trip, the following is a story about one man’s quest to find uncharted territory with his bike. During our downtime, many of us create grandiose plans to travel to faraway lands and dream about the subsequent adventures that would follow …

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Trek Pioneers All-New Tire Size with Release of New Farley Fat Bike Models: 27.5×4″

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Trek released several new-and-improved versions of their Farley at Sea Otter this year. The key updates? Carbon frames and 5″ tires now available, and a brand-new 27.5×4″ tire size. 5ish-inch (actually 4.7″) tires have been a long time coming to Trek, but the new Farley frames are totally compatible with the fully-fat tires. Trek has …

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