Top Reasons You Need A Fat Bike This Winter

Amazing Fat Bike Trails

Minnesota has incredible fat bike trails across the entire state and dozens of fat bike rental locations. You can rent a Fat Bike from Tangletown Bike Shop right HERE. If you've never been on a fat bike, its a new experience that leaves your floating and comfortably cruising. It just might be your new winter sport and the best decision you've made all winter!

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Photo: ExploreMinnesota.com

Plan for a Fat Bike Race

Maybe you're not that spontaneous and like to plan your adventures far in advance. Think about planning your next winter vacation with one of Minnesota’s many fat bike races . Some of the best fat bike races in the country are right here in Minnesota. There are races for every skill level so don't worry about getting lost in the dust. 

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Photo: ExploreMinnesota.com

Skiing Down - Fat Biking UP!

Are you a skier but the climate changes have left you without nice powder? It's No problem in Minneapolis. Unlike other popular winter sports, fat bikes don’t depend on snow for an adventure. They’re weather-proof, and the terrain is great no matter what winter is dong in Minnesota. 

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Photo: ExploreMinnesota.com

A Fun Family Sport

Fun, healthy sports are the lifeline of families these days. In a world of social media, game counsels, and non-productive activities, families are seeking more things to do together that breed family time, health and activity. Being able to do something together all year round in any weather is everything you could ask for! Husbands, wives, kids, and more love fat biking. Join the movement. 

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Photo: ExploreMinnesota.com

Dogs love it to...

If you live in Minneapolis, specifically in the Tangletown or South Minneapolis area, then you probably are a dog lover. Dogs are welcome everywhere in our community from Tangletown Bike Shop to South Lyndale Liquors and even some grocery stores. Give your dog great exercise by taking him on a run next to your Fat Bike ride.

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Photo: ExploreMinnesota.com

Off Road & Seclusion

The beaut of the fat bike is that the limits are few. If you need to get away from the rat race and head up north, then the fat bike can carry you just about any place you want to go. The wide tires, comfortable ride and rugged frames can tackle city streets to boundary waters trails and hills. Maybe you're looking soak up some of Minnesota's most secluded vistas - sit back and relax. 

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Photo: ExploreMinnesota.com

 Photo: ExploreMinnesota.com

Photo: ExploreMinnesota.com

So Gear Up

One thing is for sure; no matter who you're riding with or where you decide to ride, fat biking will be exactly what the doctor ordered. No matter how you suit up or how cold it is, you won't regret taking a fat bike out for a cruise. 

 Dan Campo of South Lyndale Liquors read to smash the trails. 

Dan Campo of South Lyndale Liquors read to smash the trails. 


Bike Rental in Minneapolis with Tangletown Bike Shop