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Not a Wallpaper Wednesday – North Wales

Mark Weldon took his new Carver O’Beast for its first proper ride on the hills and coast of North Wales! He captured a rather angry looking sky and his beautiful Titanium Carver in this week’s Not a Wallpaer Wednesday feature photo. This is what Mark had to say. Been riding the fat bike on the […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Bruneau Dunes

Jason sent us this drop-barred Pugsley from a trip to Bruneau Dunes State Park in Southern Idaho. Shown here getting ready to ride up the tallest single structure sand dune in North America at 470 feet tall. Photographer Peter Neisen. This week’s photo worked best in the above format. Just click on the image above to open the […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Air Colin

This week’s Wallpaper Wednesday came from a photo shoot on some local Milwaukee River trails. Air Colin, and photographer Luke Mouradian, found a cool bump jump and shot some images. We really liked this one! Thanks, Luke and Colin! Download the appropriate size and use it as your own wallpaper. Just click on the link […]

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Foto Gordo – Captain Crust

    Awhile back, I asked for some crust photos from our viewing audience and Paul Rotkis, from up in Anchorage (by way of Racine Wisconsin) sent me a couple of fresh, fat, tracks on luxurious, Alaskan, crust along with this shot of his red white and blue, polished aluminum, 9:Zero:7 that I named Captain Crust. […]

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Weekly Dose of Fat – Dawn Patrol

  Deputy Director of the Wisconsin Bike Federation, Dave Schlabowske, called the Dawn Patrol ride this past Memorial Day and a group of us met at 5AM so that Dave, also an excellent photographer, could capture this image for today’s Wallpaper Wednesday. After the photo shoot, we had a great ride along the shore of […]

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Fat-Foto-Friday ♦ The Merseyside Ten

  Our Amigo, John Moore got together with ten of his fat-bike friends and enjoyed a windy ride on the Merseyside Coast in the UK. You can see his whole set of photos from the ride here and you can enjoy more photos from Mr. Moore on his Flickr page, right here! Happy Friday Amigos! Why not share your […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Winter in Winnipeg

  Sharla sent this week’s Wallpaper photo in and says: With Winnipeg as a backdrop, I’m riding along the Red River as she meanders through Winnipeg. An ice trail on the river parallels my ride all the way into town. This was taken early March with temps in the 10 deg F range. To download, […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Nicolas Redux!

You may remember a wallpaper from Nicolas a couple of months back. He sent us a photo of his Caribou from the French Ski Resort Les 2 Alpes in the French Alps (Click here). This weeks wallpaper is again from Nicolas and in the same basic location but with a spring feel. Compare the 2! We […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Fat-biking in New Jersey

This week’s Wallpaper Wednesday comes from Lance in New Jersey. He says: After a long, snowy winter, I took advantage of a brief spell of warm, sunny 65º weather on my 9:Zero:7, in the sandy pines at Allaire State Forest, NJ. The conditions were excellent in the well-drained, sandy soil, providing a welcome respite to […]

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Triple F ♦ Lake Superior Crust Ride

  Tjaard Breeuwer sent us some shots from his club’s (COGGS) Monday night fatbike ride. This is what Tjaard had to say about the ride. Last week’s ride was on the beach at Park Point, right at the tip of Lake Superior. The conditions were incredible! We still have large ice floes floating around, with only small […]

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Fat Foto Friday ♦ Spring Splash

RickyD sent us this great shot taken by his luverly wife Jo Maralit of his own bad self splashing through the Little Paint Branch! Ricky and Jo were out riding the Holly Trail in the Fairland Recreational Park (Montgomery County) in Burtonsville, Maryland. Ricky is an old friend and a frequent contributor to bicis-gordas.com. Send us your […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Golf Course Bombing

    Antoine contributed this weeks Wallpaper Wednesday image from a Monday Night (Golf Course Bombing) Fat Commute - The ghosts of dead golfers chased him home! This week’s wallpaper is presented in its original Euro aspect ratio. Just click on the link below to open the full-sized version which you can right-click to save. 1920 […]

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Foto Gordo ♦ Under the Milky Way

Miriam Rasmussen sent us some amazing images of her adventures in Norway. The green tracer in the photo above, almost makes it look like her fat-bike is hopping down the road, all under a billion stars (give or take a hundred million). You can see more of Miriam’s work at miriamrasmussen.com Does your Fat-Bike lindy-hop or […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Fatboy in the Snow

  We haven’t seen many Specialized Fatboys out in the wild yet so we were glad that Steve “Ashcan” Ashley sent in this week’s Wallpaper Wednesday contribution. He says “This picture was taken at Island Lake State recreation area in Brighton, Michigan along the Huron River. Thanks to all the snowmobiles for keeping the trails […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Patapsco River

Steven from Elkridge, Maryland took this shot is from high on a ridge overlooking the Patapsco River and the B&O railroad tracks. “We have been blessed with a great winter for snow riding”, Steven told us. Download the appropriate size and use it as your own wallpaper. Just click on the link below to open […]

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Foto Gordo ♦ Bikini Beach

Last Sunday the Bike Black Ribbon Society hosted a Bikini Beach Ride & Waxing Clinic up in Port Washington that turned into fun, times the power of grey skull! This is mi amigo nuevo, Dave, riding his Fatback over an ice bridge along the shores of Lago de Michoacan. We had a couple of hours […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Les 2 Alpes

Nicolas from France send us this image of his bike during a ride at the Ski Resort Les 2 Alpes is in the French Alps. The trail is called « La Ferme de la Molière ». The bike is a Genesis Caribou built up as follows: The bike is built around the Genesis Caribou frame kit. It’s a Double […]

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Triple F ♦ Knik River

Doug Schutte sent us in this gorgeous photograph that he took on a ride up the Knik River near Palmer, AK. The week that I spent in Alaska this past January was incredibly enlightening and I know that we’ve barely scratched the surface of what there is to learn and experience there. That’s why we […]

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Foto Gordo – Kiwi Sunrise (Double Feature!)

Our long time amigo Ant from the other side of the planet (New Zealand) is back to share a glimpse of his Southern Hemisphere haunts. Nothing says spring like autumn in New Zealand! You can’t tell in these shots, but Ant’s fat-bike is an XL original purple pug! This is what Antoine had to say […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Weekend Agenda – FTS!

Mathieu sent in this week’s Wallpaper Wednesday photo with a sentiment I think we’ve all had; to get rid of that damn job. Mathieu says “on a Friday afternoon a friend post something on Facebook… You know, those kinds of jokes with 40′s style and on it was written “Weekend agenda: – Fuck this Sh**t […]

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Fat Foto Friday ♦ Endo Italiana

Andrea Collino grabbed some shots of his amigo, Ambro doing a fat front somersault near the “Raduno FAT BIKE Bikecafe” on Val Chisone (TO) Italy..near Sestriere. Don’t try this at home kids. Tomorrow’s the first day of Meteorological Spring! Don’t you think it’s about time that you get out and enjoy some snow riding, before it […]

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Fat Foto Friday ♦ The Hitching Post

Mono-syllabically known to cyclists everywhere as Bjorn, my gnomefest cousin (twice removed) Bjorn, took this shot at the Hitching post during the Arrowhead 135 last month. The Hitching Post’s neon and x-mas lights must look like a true northwoods oasis to riders braving sub-zero temps coming out of the inky darkness. What’s in your camera? […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Jean Wants a Ride

Fat-bike.com is going to the dogs! Last week Annie was showing how paws and claws work in the snow and this week we have Jean here who is trying to hop aboard Masaaki’s Moonlander after a heavy snow in Chiba Prefecture near Tokyo, Japan last weekend! Download the appropriate size and use it as your own […]

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Fat-Ti Week Foto Friday!

Our homie, RickyD, has ridden the hell out of this custom Ti Vertigo fatty since he built it up. He has a Lefty in addition to the Black Sheep truss fork, pictured above. We thought we’d end Fat-Ti Week with a bang and this bike is just what the doctor ordered, don’t you think? We […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Swedish Afternoon

This week’s wallpaper is from a ride Sven P. did in Late November near Luleå in northern Sweden. The photo was taken at 1.50PM and the sun is already under the horizon! See more on his blog – http://arcticcycle.blogspot.com/ Download the appropriate size and use it as your own wallpaper. Just click on the link […]

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Circo Foto Gordo

I’m changing up our regularly scheduled Friday photo stoke to include a full size gallery of the numerous shots that have come into us from around the world over the past dozen days. The tribe is growing and this gallery is a salute to all of our readers out there! Let’s get on our bikes […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Tolovana Hot Springs

Sean sent in this shot of a ride last winter to Tolvana Hot Springs north of Fairbanks. It was very much a hike-a-bike ride but the soak was nice. Photo by Becky Wood from Anchorage. Presented in its original format. 1920 x 1440 (4:3) Got your own Wallpaper Worthy Photo? We’d like to feature fat-bikes from around […]

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Foto Gordo – On the Boardwalk

Our old friend RickyD got in a quick lunch ride this week and captured this shot on his I-Phone. The shot sort of encapsulates one of the intangible elements of what makes fat-biking so enjoyable. Sometimes fat-bikes are less about how quickly you get from point A to point B and more about how much […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Mont Rougemont

Mathieu St-Jean from up Quebec way sent us this shot of his 2013 Yellow Pug in Mont Rougemont, part of the Monteregian Hills in southern Quebec. We kept this one in its original aspect ratio! 1920 x 1175 Got your own Wallpaper Worthy Photo? We’d like to feature fat-bikes from around the world! If you’ve got a fat-bike […]

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Foto Gordo ♦ Otis en el Lago de Powers

After much contemplation and the helpful suggestions from friends and readers, I’ve decided to name my new Fatback 190, Otis, after Otis Sistrunk. Otis was one of my favorite players from the 70′s Oakland Raiders teams, when I was growing up. Plus Otis was the town drunk from the Andy Griffith show. So this week […]

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Yeti Van Evil

It’s our pleasure to introduce to you, Mr. Yeti Van Evil! Yeti is going to make appearances from time to time on our pages and his rookie card will take the form of a sticker, that’ll be available to our fathful fat-bike readers, coming up here in the not too distant future. If you think […]

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Fat Foto Friday – Wo in the Snow

Bike Black Ribbon Test Pilot, Michael McColgan wrote up his evaluation of the 2014 Kona Wo last week. This is a shot that’s just too rad to merely accompany a review article, so I’ve featured it in this week’s installment of Fat Foto Friday. You’ll have to wait until next Tuesday to read Michael’s report […]

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Triple F ♦ Upper Chilao

      John Watson shot his friend Ty Hathaway taking his Oh-Dee Pug, airborne out in the Upper Chilao in the Angeles Forest in Southern California. I hope we can get the opportunity to see Ty flying over all sorts earthbound terrain in 2014! You can see more of the fun at http://prollyisnotprobably.com/. Thanks to our […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Indian Peaks Colorado

This weeks Wallpaper comes from Joe M. and was shot in the Indian Peaks area of Colorado where Joe says it’s snow bike season 6 months a year! You can check out Joe’s blog here - http://robonza.blogspot.com Download the appropriate size and use it as your own wallpaper. Just click on the link below to open […]

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Fat Foto Friday ♦ ‘Holiday Ham’

  Our amigo, Ian,  from Kona Bicycles sent us this gorgeous shot, that he took of Dale Plant and Kevin Noble, on the Pacific coast, near Bellingham, Washington.  Dale is a Kona sales rep and Kevin is the national sales manager for the US. Ian Schmitt is a product manager for Kona and happens to be, […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Nova Scotia Norco

Scott sent in this shot of his new new Norco Bigfoot taken December 8, 2013 at sunrise on Martinique Beach – about 45 minutes east of Halifax, NS Canada. Sweet! Download the appropriate size and use it as your own wallpaper. Just click on the link below to open the full-sized version which you can […]

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