Monthly Archives: February 2015

Frosty Fat Bike Series #5: Soldier Hollow

The fifth race in the series was a night race at Soldier Hollow, the 2002 Winter Olympics cross country ski venue. Despite the warm weather we have had, the course was in good shape with plenty of snow cover and it was groomed nicely. In fact, riders that had dirty tires were asked to clean […]

Bikepacking in Utah Canyon Country Video

Here is a nice video of bikepacking in the desert. This is a nice time to be down there, not too hot, lots of water around, not too cold with our mild winter. Now just need to find some time to get away. http://bikepackersmagazine.com/bikepacking-fatbikes-utah/

Bunyan Velo #5

The new issue of the excellent online magazine Bunyan Velo is now out. The magazine is described as, “a quarterly collection of photographs, essays, and stories celebrating the simple pleasures of traveling by bicycle.” Check it out. http://issuu.com/bunyanvelo/docs/bv05

Winter Randonnee Series #3: Tibble Fork

Come join us for our 3rd Winter Randonnee ride Saturday, February 21, at 6:00 PM. Meet at the parking lot at Tibble Fork up American Fork Canyon. We’ll ride up to Mineral Basin. We’re hoping that the snow will be consolidated that high up. The snow at Soldier Hollow last night for the Frosty Race got […]

JayP’s Backyard Fat Pursuit Race Report

Here is a nice, well-written report of the 200K race by Christopher Tassava. Regular readers of this blog may remember that we posted his race report last year in the inaugural event, where he DNF’d. Nice job this year Christopher. http://salsacycles.com/culture/fat_pursued_a_flatlander_returns_to_the_fat_pursuit

10 Years of fatbikes video

Here is a nice video about 10 years of fatbikes.

Bikepacking in Moab

Another nice post on bikepacking on fatbikes in the desert around Moab. With our pathetic Winter here in Northern Utah, I’ve been thinking more and more about heading south and riding in the desert. Last night I went for a ride up on the Alpine Loop above Sundance ski resort. Lots of pavement at the […]