They may look silly, and even clown-like, with their giant oversized tires, but the only thing bigger than the mark fat bikes leave on trails is the impact they are having on the cycling industry.
A 62-year-old man died from a fall while he was mountain biking in western Colorado.
For many years the mecca of mountain biking has been Moab, Utah. But right now, there is possibly a shift in the balance of power in the works. The Fruita area in the Grand Valley is gaining in popularity.
Colorado’s mountain bikers could see more single-track under a bill up for review in the state Legislature.
Even though the snow has pretty much melted by now at Colorado ski resorts, some folks are still hitting the slopes. Call it alpine biking, gravity biking or downhilling. It’s going on at the Solvista Bike Park.