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Fat bikes might be the next big thing in the Methow Valley

Post by Craig Hill / The News Tribune on Feb. 14, 2013 at 9:15 pm |
February 14, 2013 10:08 pm

Check out The News Tribune and Olympian’s Adventure sections on Sunday for a look at fat bikes. No, you don’t have to be fat to ride these bikes. It’s the bike tires that are fat – about twice the size of the largest mountain bike tires – allowing cyclists to ride over snow almost as if they are floating.

Here’s a sneak peak:

Also here’s a short promotional video shot by Steven Foreman while we were fat biking Big Valley late last month.

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