Fat Tire Bikes in Breckenridge

A fatbike (also called fat bike or fat-tire bike) is an off-road bicycle with oversized tires designed for low ground pressure to allow riding on soft unstable terrain, such as snow, sand, bogs and mud. These have become increasingly popular over the past year, especially in places like Breckenridge, CO.

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The cycling culture in Breckenridge is vibrant and vigorous! Winter biking promotes clean travel with zero emissions and an environmentally friendly, fun way to get around town. Locals bike daily unless it’s a fresh powder day. It cuts down on traffic as well as parking congestion. They are extra popular on biking trails in the snow as well as just street side riding.

With fatter tires and handlebars and massive treads, these new bikes aren’t speedy, but they can go just about anywhere. They give people of all skill levels a new way to discover Breckenridge. Many ski areas offer lessons with staff instructors. The bikes’ three-point stance and low center of gravity make it an easy activity to pick up.

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Here in Breckenridge, Elevation Ski and Bike can provide you with the bike and gear to go along with it. They are located right off Main Street in the mix of all the fun. Breck Bike Guides in Breckenridge is actually a guide service that allows guests to ride with a staff member for a snow cruise from their downtown shop. One trip is on a easy breezy loop or there is an option to go on an all- day adventure.

No matter how you get your biking on, Breckenridge can offer a great local renter, retailer, and guide service. It doesn’t matter if you have been biking forever or are just learning, fat tire biking in Breckenridge will be a blast.