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Fat Bike Summit 2015: Race Photos

The race at this year’s Fat Bike Summit was a very short, but fairly demanding course. It had a short, steep climb, some rolling terrain, a steep downhill with a sharp bermed corner, and some straightaways. It was pretty exciting to watch. There were two heats of 10 riders with the top five in each […]

Frosty Fat Bike Race #2: Sundance night race

The second race in the Frosty Fat Bike Race Series was a night race at the Sundance ski resort Nordic Center. This is an area of groomed cross country ski trails just two miles up the road from the downhill resort. They allow fat bikes on the trails, as long as you have a trail pass. […]

Fatbike Brigade Winter Rando #2: Hobble Creek, Right Fork

It was a nice day for riding yesterday. We met at the parking lot at Jolly’s Ranch up Hobble Creek Canyon. It was a light turn out, to put mildly. Only four showed up at 8:00 am when we planned the ride. Two other riders arrived quite late and were riding up when we were […]

Fatbike Brigade Winter Randonnee Series #2

Our second ride in the Randonnee Series is next week, Saturday, January 17, 8:00 am. We will be riding Hobble Creek Right Fork in Springville, an out and back course. Here are the stats: Starting elevation:   5122′ Mileage:                    21 miles Highest point:         […]

Frosty’s Fat Bike Race Series #1: Nordic Valley

The Frosty’s Fat Bike Race Series started last year as a competitive race series for fatbikes organized by Mad Dog Cycles in Orem, Ut. This year there are six races, two of which are night races. The first event of the season was on a groomed track at Nordic Valley ski resort in Eden, UT. […]

Fatbiking at Chicken Creek, UT

Last week Doc and his old childhood friend Daryn and I, took a short trip up to Chicken Creek, just east of Levan, UT. I had read about this area in an off-roading guidebook to Utah.  It described a 14 mile forest service road between Levan and Wales crossing the San Pitch Mountain Range. With several side […]

Strawberry Narrows—an S24O trip on fatbikes

I had never spent much time at Strawberry Reservoir, except driving by on several occasions. My impression was not great as all you see from the highway (40) is a big body of water surrounded by a lot of nothing, except sagebrush. Bullet, Doc, and I were pleasantly surprised to find this wonderful place to […]