Lessons Learned: How to Have Fat Bike Fun and Avoid Fat Bike Frustration

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“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…” With that opening line I’m pretty sure that Charles Dickens was a fat bike early adopter when he wrote A Tale of Two Cities in 1859. In seven weeks of fat bike ownership we have experienced both the best and worst of rides. …

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A Mini-Guide to Fat Biking Durango, Colorado

Snow bikers of all abilities enjoy La Plata Canyon's frozen goodness.

In the bike-crazy town of Durango, Colorado, cycling is a year-round endeavor. Not surprisingly, the area’s fat bikers have access to a wealth of squishy goodness. Because of Durango’s unique location, sandwiched between the high desert and lofty mountain peaks, temperatures can swing greatly over the course of a day, so it’s important to choose …

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Review: 45NRTH Wolvhammer Winter Shoes

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Until the explosion of the fat bike, cycling was a warm-weather sport for most people. But now, as more of the masses take on the snow and frigid temperatures, there’s also more of a demand for high-quality cold weather gear. 45NRTH, based out of Minnesota (where they really know cold), meets that demand with their …

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Video: Fat Bike Freeriding on the Felt Double Dare

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Felt Double Dare from Felt Bicycles on Vimeo. Watch BMX rider Gregor Laucht gamble with gravity on the Felt Double Double. The “Double Dare” video features German BMX/dirt jump rider Gregor Laucht riding the Felt Double Double 30 on the ski slopes in Switzerland. Filmed in January 2015, the village of Braunwald provides the perfect …

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