"Not all those who wander are lost." – J.R.R. Tolkien


Here are a few of our favorite fat bike rides on snow.  From beginner rides to hard core lung busters, one of these should be good for you no matter what your skill level or experience on a fat bike.  You can also link many of them together for extra fun.  For the time being, we are only allowed to ride on un-groomed trails and roads.  Please don’t poach groomed trails as it could ruin our efforts with the USFS.

  • **Note: More so than with dirt riding, snow conditions vary tremendously, and will affect all of these rides.  Recent snowfall, temperature, snowmobile usage, time of year, etc. are ever-changing.  We try to notate these factors in our ride reports, but if you’re unsure about current riding conditions, please contact us.  As a rule of thumb, riding in the morning is better (firmer snow), especially with temps that hit the 30’s – 40’s by mid-day.

The Meadows Behind Snowcreek :: Out and Back :: 2 miles :: 165′ climbing :: Easy

Laurel Settling Ponds Ride :: Lollipop :: 9.1 miles :: 305′ climbing :: Easy to Moderate

Mammoth Rock Trail :: Point to Point :: 2.6 miles :: 281′ climbing :: Easy to Moderate (Technical Descending Skills Needed)

Old Mammoth Rd :: Out and Back :: 1.9 miles :: 385′ climbing :: Moderate

Uptown / Downtown :: Loop :: 3.8 miles :: 498′ climbing :: Easy to Moderate

McGee Canyon :: Out and Back :: 6.6 miles :: 1,100′ climbing :: Moderate

Rock Creek Canyon :: Out and Back ::  9.8 miles :: 927′ climbing :: Moderate

Mammoth Creek Rd / Sherwin Creek Rd :: Loop ::  10.2 miles :: 703′ climbing :: Moderate

Inyo Craters Ride :: Loop :: 11.9 miles :: 636′ climbing :: Moderate

Laurel Lakes Road ::  Out and Back :: 9.4 miles :: 2,764′ climbing :: Extremely Strenuous

Sierra Star Golf Course – Groomed Fat Bike Trails (coming soon)


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