Big Fat Ride Info


Fat Bike Record attempt with 1000+ fat bikers

BIG FAT RIDE FEBRUARY 24TH 2018 at 3:30 PM- A Fur Rondy event.
Funds raised will benefit Bike Anchorage, Single Track Advocates and Fur Rondy.

Helmets are mandatory!

We are looking for 1000 or more fat bikers to join us in 2017 in downtown Anchorage. We could set a world record!

We are celebrating Fat Biking in Alaska with the second Big Fat Ride in downtown Anchorage.
Location: 4th Ave between E and F street downtown Anchorage
A Fur Rondy event, Bike Anchorage Winter Bike Fest

Images Andy Romang.

A new Fur Rondy event in 2016.

The Big Fat Ride will be the biggest fattest ride ever with the entire fat biking community invited to participate and celebrate fat biking in The Last Frontier with 1000+ fat bikers. Whether you are a racer, fat biker or commute on your fat bike. Anchorage Alaska is where people fat bike year round for fun and for transportation in Alaska’s largest city with an estimated 10,000 fat bikers in the greater Anchorage area. Fat biking is Alaskan culture and Alaska is a fat bike destination. Anchorage has some of the best and most extensive winter fat bike and snow single track trail systems in North America if not the world!

The Big Fat Ride is part of the festivities in 2017 and kick of for Alaska’s winter endurance race on the Iditarod Trail, the ITI February 26th.

This year’s schedule:


location TBA



Saturday, Feb 24th 3:30 pm Big Fat Ride starts on 4th Avenue
All riders must wear a helmet and display their bib and reflective sticker when participating in the Big Fat Ride. For the safety of all riders and your pets, we request that dogs are not brought on the route during the Big Fat Ride. Thank you!

February Events


Big Fat Ride course map



  1. Jeremy Gitomer says:

    Can’t wait

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