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Full Moon Fat Bike Ride and XC Ski to Minaret Vista

Alan's Mountain Biking Adventures

Mother nature never ceases to amaze me!  Thanks to her, the U.S. Forest Service, and Mammoth Mountain Ski Area, the first ever “Full Moon Fat Bike, XC Ski, and Snowshoe” was a complete success!!

For this event only, the USFS allowed fat bikes on a groomed trail in the Inyo National Forest.  This is the first time this has been allowed, so it was definitely a monumental night.  I wish we had gotten more photos, but we were all too busy enjoying the perfect night.  Starry skies, no wind, warm temps.  We could see the Minarets and Mammoth Mountain clearly while sipping on warm apple cider – thanks Sard!!

All in all, about 30 people made the gorgeous trek up to Minaret Vista.  A whopping 6 fat bikes made the journey.  That’s the most fat bikes I’ve ever seen in Mammoth at one time – Sweet!!  Most others were on…

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