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Fat Tire Social – Thursday 8/10/17

Posted by on Aug 7, 2017 in Miscellaneous | 0 comments

Fat Tire Social – Thursday 8/10/17

Come join us for another social event at Natty Greene’s new location at Revolution Mill.  Thursday 8/10/17 7:00 pm Natty Greene’s Kitchen + Market 2003 Yanceyville Street, Greensboro, 27405, NC See you there!

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Let’s ride Moore’s Spring Trails! This Sunday, July 23.

Posted by on Jul 22, 2017 in Group Rides | 0 comments

Let’s ride Moore’s Spring Trails! This Sunday, July 23.

We will meet at the Trek Store Greensboro at 9:00am to drive up to the trails and should arrive at Moore’s Springs shortly after 10:00am.   Be sure to bring plenty of water, snacks, tubes, etc.  Helmets are required.  Ride time and distance will be determined by the group, but plan to ride for a couple hours.  Trails are intermediate in difficultly with more sustained climbs and descents than what you will find in Greensboro. Moore’s Spring Ride 23 Jul 2017 @ Moore’s Springs Trails, Westfield, NC Go to the event...

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di’lishi way to support Greensboro Fat Tire Society

Posted by on Jul 16, 2017 in Feature, Miscellaneous | 0 comments

di’lishi way to support Greensboro Fat Tire Society

The Greensboro Fat Tire Society is happy to be one of the participants in the di’lishi frozen yogurt bar Community Giveback program that runs through the end of October. Visit the North Greensboro di’lishi located at 4016-D Battleground Ave. Greensboro, NC 27410 and enjoy a cup of yogurt. With each cup purchased you will receive a small voting spoon which you then deposit in the Greensboro Fat Tire Society box on the giveback wall. The donation size depends on how full the box gets over the voting period so the more yogurt you...

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2017 Sizzler – Sunday July 9, 2017

Posted by on Jul 6, 2017 in Miscellaneous | 2 comments

2017 Sizzler – Sunday July 9, 2017

The Southern Classic Series Finale - The Sizzler is this Sunday July 9, 2017 at Bur-Mil Park.  There will be a food truck, lots of mountain bike folks to hang out with and some great racing. Come on out! Race registration here: https://www.usacycling.org/register/2017-2119   2017 Sizzler Flyer...

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Rich Fork Progress

Posted by on Jul 3, 2017 in Feature, GFTS News | 0 comments

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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Trail Workday – 7/1/2017 – Tomorrow

Posted by on Jun 30, 2017 in Trail Work Days | 1 comment

Trail Workday – 7/1/2017 – Tomorrow

  We need your help to clear storm damage on Owl’s Roost for the 7/9 Sizzler race. We will also be working on a re-reroute option for the “root hill”. The city is loaning us a boat to transport to the site. Trail workday Saturday 7/1 at 8:30 am-2:00 pm Lake Brandt Marina lower parking lot. Need to come later or leave earlier? Call...

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Trail Workday Tomorrow – 6/24/17

Posted by on Jun 23, 2017 in Trail Work Days | 0 comments

Trail Workday Tomorrow – 6/24/17

What do you do when the 6 hour race is canceled due to the ongoing monsoon and the trails are still closed?? Do trail work to help prep Owl’s Roost for the 7/9 Sizzler race.   Trail workday Saturday 6/24 at 8:30 am – 3:30 pm Meet at Lake Brandt Marina lower parking lot. Need to come later or leave earlier? No problem! Call 336-609-0009 for...

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Kingfisher Big Dig 2 this Saturday 6/17/2017

Posted by on Jun 12, 2017 in Miscellaneous, Trail Work Days | 2 comments

Kingfisher Big Dig 2 this Saturday 6/17/2017

This Saturday, June 17, 2017, is the next Kingfisher Trail workday. Kingfisher ‘Big Dig 2′ will continue the work we did a couple weeks ago. Remember, the more workers we get out the more trail we get cut! The more we get cut, the sooner we’ll using our new trail. Just like last time, there is no access to the work site from the current Kingfisher trail parking. We will have a shuttle to transport workers to the work site and back to the lot. More info and registration can be found at the link below Kingfisher “Big Dig...

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REI Discount for Fat Tire Society Members this weekend

Posted by on Jun 8, 2017 in GFTS News | 0 comments

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...

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Rich Fork on agenda for next Guilford County Park Commission meeting

Posted by on Jun 8, 2017 in GFTS News, Meetings | 0 comments

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...

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