Posted February 20, 2016 4:29 pm by Comments

By Justin Stakes

fat tire bikes, winter bikers
fat tire bikes, winter bikers
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

St. Paul, MN -(AmmoLand.com)- The “race” is on for fat bike enthusiasts as the second annual Northland Fat Bike Rally approaches at Lake Bemidji State Park. The event will take place on Saturday, March 5.

It features both a 10K and a 28K route. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m., with a mass start at 11 a.m. on Lake Bemidji. Bikers will head into Lake Bemidji State Park, where the course loops through Rocky Point, Balsam and Fish Hawk trails, and the Old Logging Trail.

The rally is not just for experienced fat bikers. Anyone with 3.8-inch tires and a helmet can ride the course. Those unfamiliar with this new winter sport can check out various fat bikes, talk with fat bike experts and take a short spin in the snow on one of the bikes. Local vendors will have a limited supply of bike parts, tools, accessories and equipment available for sale. Live music, food and refreshments will be provided throughout the day in the visitor center.

The course will be closed until the official start time. After the event, the course will be open to …Read the Rest

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