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Not a Wallpaper Wednesday Club – Poland

Welcome to the International House of Fat-Bikes! – aka Fat-Bike.com. I’ve lived my whole life surrounded by Polish Americans. Chicago and Milwaukee have a rich cultural history of really tricky to pronounce Polish family names. My two sons are Polish (from their mom’s side of the family) and literally tons of my amigos are Polish. Just last […]

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Not a Wallpaper Wednesday – The Greeting Card

Some of you may recognise my Fatback 190 named Otis in this shot that I took up near Two Rivers on the Lake Michigan Shoreline. When I saw this shot it reminded me of the soft focus photographs that appear on anniversary cards or other romantic greeting cards that one might see at their favorite card shop, […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Wallpaper Wednesday – Point Reyes Dunes

The fine folks at CycleMonkey sent us this shot from an adventure at Point Reyes in California. They also have a write up about the ride that these shots were taken on at: http://cyclemonkeytales.blogspot.com/2013/12/point-reyes-fatbike-adventure.html Download the appropriate size and use it as your own wallpaper. Just click on the link below to open the full-sized version […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Resurrection Pass

Catriona sent in this week’s Wallpaper along with this report” On Saturday 11/9/13 we biked 25 miles in from Cooper Landing trailhead over Resurrection Pass in Alaska to the East Creek cabin. The trail was the best any of us had ever seen, dry and frozen. Sunday morning we awoke to snow, which on the […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Riding with Kodi

This week’s Wallpaper is from John Mason. He took it by using a timer and an iPhone! The location is on Lake Dillon near Frisco, Colorado.  That’s his dog Kodi in tow. The bike is a Surly Pugsley with some Revelate designs bags. Thanks, a lot, John! Super image. This week’s image looked really great […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Krampus Overlook

This pic is of Death Rider’s Krampus. It was taken on top of Pincushion Mountain near Grand Marais, Minnesota in mid August. He and his family were out riding the new MTB trails nearby and took the spur trail out to the overlook where the picture was taken.Download the appropriate size and use it as […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Moonlander on Gravel

This week’s Wallpaper is from Greg Evans and was  taken somewhere between Prior Lake and Jordan, MN. We kept this one in its original format. Enjoy! 1920 x 1440 (4:3) Got your own Wallpaper Worthy Photo? We like to feature fat-bikes from around the world! If you’ve got a fat-bike related image that you feel […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Prince George Pug

  David sent in this photo of his Ruckus Pugsley rockin the alpine near Prince George. BC. Fat is all dat! 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 right-click to save. 1920 x 1440 (4:3) 1920 x […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Bikepacking Utah

Jordan sent in this photo from a trip in Utah. What a view! Your fat-bike can take you places you can only imagine! 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 right-click to save. 1920 x 1440 (4:3) […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Rohloff Krampus

Behold! The Rohloff Krampus! 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 right-click to save. 1920 x 1440 (4:3) 1920 x 1200 1920 x 1080 (16:9) Got your own Wallpaper Worthy Photo? We’d like to feature fat-bikes from around the […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Canning Stock Route Australia

Tom Walwyn from the land down under recently did an unsupported ride of the Canning Stock Route in Western Australia. Total distance, about 1150 miles and they did it in 26 days! You can read more about the ride on Tom’s blog www.bicyclenomad.com. Download the appropriate size and use it as your own wallpaper. Just click […]

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