Watch: Stolen Goat Orkaan Everyday Long Sleeve Jersey Review

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If you’re looking for a toasty three-season jacket, Stolen Goat has you coved with their new Orkaan Long Sleeve Everyday Jersey.  The interior of the Orkaan jacket is a very soft, comfortable, Roubaix fleece and the exterior is both waterproof and wind resistant, with the weatherproofing build directly into the fabric. This means that you never …

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Gunnison Adds Urban Fat Bike Trails, Hopes to Expand Grooming

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Gunnison Trails has been working hard to push the fat biking envelope. Currently, they are “test driving” 3.7 miles of impeccably-groomed urban singletrack and working with the BLM on a proposal to groom a portion of Hartman Rocks for fat biking. We met with Jonathan Houck for a tour of the amazing Gunnison urban winter singletrack. …

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Crested Butte Strives to Become a Fat Bike Mecca with Extensive Grooming

All photos by Scott Anderson except where noted

Crested Butte is all-in when it comes to fat biking. If the success of the inaugural Fat Bike Worlds (FBW) in 2016 wasn’t convincing, the second edition in 2017 solidifies Crested Butte’s dedication to all things fat. Beyond FBW, there are big ambitions to make Crested Butte a true destination for fat bike aficionados. Since …

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Opinion: A Fat Bike Is the Best One-Bike Quiver on a Budget

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Editor’s Note: When looking to get more serious about mountain biking, Aaron chose to buy a fat bike as his one-quiver bike–and the decision has been working out great for him! While Aaron Couch is a regular contributor to Singletracks.com, any opinions expressed in this article are his alone and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Singletracks.com. You’re …

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Watch: Fat Biking in the Beautiful Swiss Alps

Photo: Snow Bike Festival / Nick Muzik

“The Snow Bike Festival is Europe’s “Winter Festival of Snow Biking”. The third edition of the innovative snow-bike event took place at Gstaad, Switzerland, from January 19 to 22, 2017: 4 days of thrilling snow-bike action. For the first time, the International Cycling Union UCI honored the race with a “Stage Race Class 2” accreditation. …

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Pursuing Gravel on a Fat Bike: 120 miles, 7,000 feet of climbing, 13 hours

Entering Targhee backcountry with Mark Seaburg.

If you haven’t heard of JayP’s Backyard Series races, you’re in for a real treat! Based in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, the Gravel Pursuit route travels along the Yellowstone National Park border in the Caribou-Targhee National Forest. It hugs the Wyoming border and cross in and out of the Montana/Idaho state line along the Continental Divide. …

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USA Cycling National Fat Bike Championships Coming to Michigan on January 28

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The USA Cycling National Fat Bike Championships, sponsored by Rocky Mountain Bikes, is heading to Grand Rapids, Michigan January 28, with the event taking place at the Indian Trails Bike Park. The race will feature junior, amateur, and pro/open levels and various divisions for juniors, seniors, masters, and singlespeed riders. While there are no race-day sign-ups, competitors may …

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