Fat Biking Across the Cordillera Apolobambas in Bolivia

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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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Reflecting on Namibia: An Interview With Bill Fleming

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After retelling Bill’s story of his adventures in Namibia, I had a chance to sit down with him and talk about how the trip came about and pick his brain a bit about what it was like to spend 6 days riding a prototype fat bike in the desert. If you have any questions for …

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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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Review: VEE Tire Co. Trax Fatty 27.5+ Mountain Bike Tire

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Plus-size wheels and tires are a hot topic in the mountain bike industry, and while there’s no clear consensus on where all this is heading, I’m personally interested in seeing 27.5+ conversions for regular old 29ers. So I was stoked to get my hands on a pair of 3.25-inch VEE Trax Fatty tires to see …

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Video: Montanus–The Cold Vein

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MONTANUS – The COLD VEIN from MONTANUS on Vimeo. The call of the mountain is even stronger during winter, when the snow breaks the tree-tops and the cold weather freezes the bones. During this time, when most people put their bike to rest, an adventure between two Italian buddies began. They aimed to search for the COLD …

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