Introduction to Fat-Tire Biking

  • Participants

    Age 14 and up

  • Fitness level : 3

    Moderate

Experience the thrill of fat-tire biking with enthusiastic and knowledgeable instructors! We'll start by addressing proper bike fit and appropriate tire pressure based on conditions. Next we'll demonstrate riding techniques specific to fat-tire biking, including body and pedal position, shifting, braking, climbing, descending, and basic cornering. We'll also go over important communication skills and mountain biking trail etiquette. Don't have a bike? We'll provide fat-tire bikes for participants at no additional charge. Recommended for those 14 and older; those under 18 must be accompanied by parent or responsible adult.

Gear provided by REI

  • Bike Helmet
  • Bike Tools - Items necessary for making quick adjustments and repairs in the field.
  • Fat-Tire Bike - Must have tires at least 3.7" wide
  • Group First Aid Kit - Contents include wound care items and over the counter medications for minor injuries and illnesses
6

sessions available