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Rich Fork Progress

Posted on Jul 3, 2017 in Feature, GFTS News

Rich Fork Progress

The Greensboro News & Record had a nice article on the current state of the Rich Fork Nature Preserve this past Saturday. Take a few minutes and read it here.

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REI Discount for Fat Tire Society Members this weekend

Posted on Jun 8, 2017 in GFTS News

REI Discount for Fat Tire Society Members this weekend

Dear Fat Tire Members, REI thanks you for support as a partner who does so much on the trails in our community.  REI is offering everyone active with the Fat Tire Society access to our Co-op Insider Weekend. The dates for this are June 10 and 11. We have coupons that will give you 25% off total purchase of $200 or more, 20% off total purchase under $200, and 15% off bikes, paddleboards, kayaks, canoes, GPS products, activity trackers, and action cameras (these items are excluded from the 25% and 20% off discounts.) I’ll have coupons at the registers with Fat Tire on them so anyone who wants...

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Rich Fork on agenda for next Guilford County Park Commission meeting

Posted on Jun 8, 2017 in GFTS News, Meetings

Rich Fork on agenda for next Guilford County Park Commission meeting

The trail recommendations for the Rich Fork Preserve are on the agenda for next Guilford County Park Commission meeting, please attend.  The Guilford County Parks and Recreation Commission’s meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 6pm. The meeting will be held in the 4th Floor Conference Room of the Old County Courthouse located at 301 W. Market Street, Greensboro NC 27401.  Seating tends to be limited so arrive early. What: Guilford County Park Commission meeting When: Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 6pm Where: Old County Courthouse – 4th Floor Conference room                301...

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Fat Tire Society 2017 Annual Meeting

Posted on Jan 23, 2017 in GFTS News, Meetings

Fat Tire Society 2017 Annual Meeting

It’s time again for our Annual Meeting! This year we are meeting at Liberty Brewery and Grill on Monday February 13, 2017. Meeting begins at 7pm. We will be there at 6pm, come in early and grab something to eat prior to the meeting. No worries if you can’t get there early, you can also eat during the meeting.  The meeting is open to everyone, member or not. If you’d like to join, we’d love to have you, click here to Join/Renew   2017 Fat Tire Society Annual Meeting Liberty Brewery and Grill (at Oak Hollow Mall) 914 Mall Loop Road High Point, NC  27262  ...

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Fat Tire Social 1/19/2017

Posted on Jan 13, 2017 in GFTS News, Miscellaneous

Fat Tire Social 1/19/2017

Fat Tire Social next Thursday January 19, 2017 6:30pm – 9:30pm at The Bearded Goat, 116 E Lewis St, Greensboro. No food served but it’s located around the corner from Mellow Mushroom Pizza. Come by, have a cool one and talk bikes or anything else that comes up. Hope to see you there.

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Fat Tire Trail Workshop at Guilford College

Posted on Dec 13, 2016 in GFTS News, Trail Work Days

Fat Tire Trail Workshop at Guilford College

The Trail Workshop hosted by the Greensboro/Piedmont Fat Tire Society filled up fast! We had close to 50 folks come out to learn the fundamentals of sustainable trail construction in the morning then spend the afternoon in the beautiful woods on the Guilford College campus applying what they learned. The trail being built leads to an old growth Tulip Poplar tree that is hundreds of years old. A very impressive tree to say the least. Guilford College Students will complete the trail over the winter. Below is a link to an article (with video) from the Greensboro News & Record and some...

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