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Sunday Group Ride – Lake Norman
What: Sunday Group Ride Where: Lake Norman Visitor’s Center When: Sunday 2/28/2016 @ 1:00 pm OK, let's do a little[...]
Burn the Turkey Group Ride & Potluck
Come join us for the annual Burn the Turkey group ride and potluck. Meet at Bur-Mill Park on Friday, November[...]
Volunteers needed
PFTS volunteers have spent 77 hours to clear Country Park & Wild Turkey of Storm damage.   We have estimated 200[...]
Rich Fork Workday Saturday Sept. 15
Please come out for this important workday for the new Rich Fork trail! BUILDING SWEET NEW SINGLE TRACK. WE HAVE[...]
King (& Queen) of the Watershed Race – Sept. 29th
We're hosting the annual JA King (and Queen) of the Watershed fundraiser/race in Greensboro on Saturday, September 29 2018. In[...]
2018 Sizzler MTB Race
It's that time of year again! The 2018 Sizzler MTB Race, the Southern Classic MTB Series Finale is coming to[...]
Rich Fork work day Jun 9, 2018
Be part of the next trail work day at Rich Fork! RSVP WITH EVENTBRITE to qualify for future $100 LBS prize drawing. [...]
Fat Tire Social Thursday 4/19
Come hang out with Fat Tire folk. Nice, fun way to wind down the week. Thursday April 19, 2018 -[...]
Rich Fork Trail Work Day 4/14/18
DESCRIPTION Please come out for this important workday for the new Rich Fork trail! WHAT: BUILDING SWEET NEW SINGLE TRACK. WE[...]
Fat Tire Social 3/22
Like to ride bikes? Let's talk about it!Come hang out and meet some new riding buddies, as well as the[...]
BANFF Film Festival 2018
The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is coming to High Point on Sunday, March 25th and Durham on Monday,[...]
Belews Park Master Plan Meeting
Belews Park Master Plan Meeting Please attend and support the master plan. Our choice for the design has been approved[...]
Rich Fork Workday #3 CANCELED
THIS WORKDAY HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER. WE WILL POST THE NEW DATE AS SOON AS IT IS RESCHEDULED.[...]
Rich Fork Work Day #2
Please come out for this important workday for the new Rich Fork trail! Register Now! All attendee’s will need to[...]
Rich Fork Workday Saturday
Rich Fork workday #1 Please come out for this important workday for the new Rich Fork trail! WHAT: BUILDING SWEET NEW[...]
Fat Tire Social 2018 #1
Fat Tire Social Thursday, January 18, 2018 @ 7pm Natty Greene's Kitchen and Market Another casual social at Natty Greene's[...]
2018 Annual Meeting
Piedmont Fat Tire Society Annual Member Meeting When: Wednesday, February 7, 2018, 6-9pm Where: Loft above W on Elm 324[...]
Kingfisher Big Dig 4
Kingfisher Trail Workday Saturday January 13, 2018 Kingfisher Big Dig 4 Trail Building - Register now! Weather is looking promisingfor the[...]
Rescheduled – Kingfisher Big Dig workday
Kingfisher Trail Workday Saturday December 16, 2017 Kingfisher Big Dig 3 Trail Building - Register now! Weather is looking great for[...]
KF Workday CANCELED
Workday CANCELED! Kingfisher Trail Workday Saturday December 9, 2017 Unfortunately, the weather keeps getting worse. Workday is CANCELED. Watch for[...]
IMBA Dig In!
Check it out! Rich Fork Preserve Trails is one of the projects that will benefit from the IMBA Dig In Campaign.
Kingfisher Big Dig
Kingfisher Trail Workday Saturday December 9, 2017 Kingfisher Big Dig 3 Trail Building - Register now! There is no on[...]
Burn The Turkey – 2017
2017 Burn the Turkey group ride and potluck. Meet at Burmill park on Saturday, November 25 starting at 9:30. We'll[...]
Kingfisher workday 12/9/2017
Kingfisher Trail Workday Saturday December 9, 2017 Mark your calendars! Thank You to all that came out for the Nov.[...]
Hanging Rock State Park – Master Plan
The survey ended 10/1/2017. Saving post for reference. We need your help TODAY!  The third and final phase of plan[...]
J.A. King (and Queen) of the Watershed
Mark your calendars! Saturday October 14, 2017, the 1st Annual J.A. King (and Queen) of the Watershed is here. It's[...]
Warrior Creek camping trip
Come join us for a long weekend of camping and mountain biking at the Warrior Creek Group Site A on[...]
Fat Tire Social 9/14/17
Come join us for the next Fat Tire Social at Revolution Cycles! Thursday, September 14, 2017,  7:00 pm Revolution Cycles[...]
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[...]
Let’s ride Moore’s Springs 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[...]
di’lishi way to support the Piedmont Fat Tire Society
The Piedmont Fat Tire Society is happy to be one of the participants in the di'lishi frozen yogurt bar Community[...]
2017 Sizzler – Sunday 7/9/2017
The Southern Classic Series Finale - The Sizzler is this Sunday July 9, 2017 at Bur-Mil Park.  There will be a[...]
Rich Fork Progress
The Greensboro News & Record has a couple recent articles on the Rich Fork Nature Preserve. Take a few minutes[...]
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[...]
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[...]
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[...]
Thank You Volunteers!
A huge Thank You to everyone that came out and worked on the Kingfisher  'Big Dig' workday this past Saturday![...]
REI Discount for PFTS Members this weekend!
Dear Fat Tire Members,  REI thanks you for support as a partner who does so much on the trails in[...]
Rich Fork- Guilford Park Commission meeting 6/13
The trail recommendations for the Rich Fork Preserve are on the agenda for next Guilford County Park Commission meeting, please attend.[...]
Kingfisher trail work day
National Trails Day is this Saturday June 3, 2017. This year we are celebrating by starting the highly anticipated phase[...]
NICA volunteers needed this weekend
The North Carolina League of the National Interscholastic Cycling Association (NICA) is racing at Farris Park in Mayodan this weekend, May 20[...]
Banff Mountain Film Festival 2017
Presented by REI Greensboro Monday, March 27, 2017  7:00 - 9:30PM High Point Theatre  220 E Commerce Ave, High Point,[...]
Ride of Silence 2017
Ride of Silence Wednesday, May 17, 2017 6PM - 8PM219 W Lewis St, Greensboro, NC 27406 Join Bicycling In Greensboro,[...]
Owls Roost Rumble Trail Race
Saturday 4/29/2017 - If possible, please avoid riding Owls Roost, Little Loop and Big Loop until the runners are off the trail. [...]
Group Ride Saturday 2/18/17
We are riding Saturday morning. Meet up and be ready to roll at 09:00 at Plainfield Rd. parking lot. Where: Plainfield Rd. parking lot[...]
Church St. Parking eliminated.
Please be aware that on street parking on Church Street, (Blue Heron and Reedy Fork trailheads) has been eliminated.  You[...]
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[...]
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[...]
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[...]
Fat Tire Social Friday evening at Gibbs
We are having a Fat Tire Society get together at Gibbs Hundred Brewing Company this Friday evening, 12/9/16 from 7-10[...]
Trail Building Workshop
Dear Trail Enthusiast, We are pleased to inform you about the Fat Tire Societies upcoming Trail Building Workshop. By attending[...]
Burn the Turkey 2016!
It's Thanksgiving week, time for Burn the Turkey! Join us at Bur-Mil Park, Shelter #2 by the Big Loop trail[...]
Saturday morning ride
We are riding Saturday morning. Meet up and be ready to roll at 09:00 at Plainfield Rd. parking lot. Where: Plainfield Rd. parking lot[...]
Labor Day Ride
Start off Labor Day with a ride! We'll ride the connector trail to Reedy Fork then to Blue Heron. Meet up and be[...]
Monday afternoon workday
Short notice workday: We are having a workday Monday (8/22/16) afternoon 4pm-8pm. Meet at Bur-Mil park lower parking lot by[...]
Sizzler Sponsors and Supporters
The Sizzler more than lived up to it's name Sunday! Despite the brutal heat, we had a good turnout. Thanks[...]
2016 Sizzler MTB Race – 7/24/2016
Registration and Information Click Here SCS Finale - SizzlerGreensboro, NC07/24/2016USAC Permit Number 2016-2087 The Sizzler, A Southern Classic Mountain Bike[...]
Pump Track Grand Opening 7/21/2016
The City of Greensboro is holding the Grand Opening of the Pump Track at Keeley Park Thursday evening 7/21/2016 from[...]
CANCELED – Saturday Morning Ride
Trails CLOSED - Ride is CANCELED As always, if the trails are closed, we aren’t riding.
Saturday Group Ride
We are riding Saturday morning. We'll ride the connector trail to Reedy Fork and Reedy Fork to Blue Heron. Meet up and[...]
Saturday Morning Ride
We are riding Saturday morning. Meet up and be ready to roll at 09:00 at Bur-Mil Park. We'll be riding[...]
2016 Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day
Photos from TKMBD 2016 are here. Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day is coming to the NEW Pump Track at[...]
2016 National Trails Day
The 19th Annual Greensboro  National Trails Day Festival is being held this Saturday June 4, 2016 at Cumberland Park. Come out and Hike the[...]
Latest Trail Status
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Blue Heron Trim Work Day
Blue Heron is having a vegetation trim this Saturday 5/28/2016 The overgrowth on Blue Heron is getting thick and we are[...]
Sunday Ride – Warrior Creek
What: Sunday Group RideWhere: Warrior Creek – Parking Lot Past Boomer-Ferguson School When: Sunday 5/15/2016 @ 11:30 amA number of[...]
Thank You!
Thanks to everybody who made it out to the Trail Workday! We had a nice, cool day and although the[...]
Stop and Think.
ellow mountain bikers.  We DO NOT CONDONE riding closed or unsanctioned trails.  We certainly DO NOT CONDONE performing unauthorized trail building or[...]
Trail Workday 4/30/16
REI and the Fat Tire Society are hosting a Trail workday Saturday April 30, 2016. Mark your calendar and plan[...]
GFTS VIP Night at Performance Bicycle
Come by Performance Bicycle for GFTS VIP night this Thursday April 14, 6-8PM . Suspension clinic starts at 6. Light[...]
Guilford County Parks Meeting Tuesday 4/12/2016
The Guilford County Parks Commission is meeting this coming Tuesday, 4/12/2016 at 6 PM in the Blue Room of the[...]
Saturday Morning Ride
We're riding Saturday morning, come out and join the fun. Weather forecast is cool (40s), dress accordingly What: Saturday Group[...]
We are now the Piedmont Fat Tire Society…
We are changing the name to Piedmont Fat Tire Society to better reflect the area of North Carolina we serve.
Saturday morning ride
We're riding Saturday morning, come out and join us. What: Saturday Group Ride - Reedy Fork & Blue Heron Where: Meet[...]
Saturday Group ride
Let's ride Saturday morning. The weather is looking great, the trails are open and we're all itching to ride. What: Saturday[...]
NICA info session Saturday at Revolution Cycles
Saturday 3/12/2016 at 4 PM REVOLUTION CYCLES NC 1907 Spring Garden St, Greensboro, North Carolina 27403 This is an information session about[...]
2016 Banff Film Festival World Tour
REI Greensboro Presents: The 2016 BANFF Mountain Film Festival Tour Sunday, March 13, 2016 - 7:00 PM  High Point Theatre [...]
Downtown Greenway Update
Connect with the Greenway: Recommended crossing designs for Phase 4 of the Downtown Greenway along the railroad tracks and along[...]
City of Greensboro public info meetings
The City of Greensboro is having public meetings in the coming weeks about projects that interest cyclists and other members of[...]
REMINDER: GFTS 2016 Annual Meeting This Monday
Come out to the Greensboro Fat Tire Society Annual Meeting THIS MONDAY EVENING. What: Greensboro Fat Tire Society Annual Meeting.Where: The[...]
Work Day – Sunday 1/10/2016
Sorry for the short notice but we've got a couple trail issues that need to be addressed ASAP so we[...]
Public Meeting on the Rich Fork Property Master Plan – January 13, 2016
The final meeting on the Rich Fork Property Master Plan is happening next week. Do not underestimate the importance of[...]
Thursday Evening Group Ride
Anybody up for a night ride Thursday? What: Thursday Evening  Group RideWhere: Blue Heron parking lot - 4953 Yanceyville Rd.When: Thursday 1/7/2016 @[...]
2016 Lakeside Trail Run
The 2016 Lakeside Trail Run to benefit the GFTS & Greensboro Trails is set for January 9th @ 10AM at[...]
Happy Holidays!
 The GFTS board would like to take this opportunity to thank you for a great 2015 and wish you Happy[...]
Sunday Group Ride – LOCATION CHANGE
Sunday Ride moving to Salem Lake What: Sunday Group Ride Where:  Salem Lake – Linville Rd (south of business 40),[...]
CANCELED – Saturday Group Ride – TRAILS ARE CLOSED
Trails are still CLOSED. SATURDAY RIDE IS CANCELED.
Thursday evening ride – 6:30 Blue Heron
What: Thursday Evening  Group Ride Where: Blue Heron parking lot - 4953 Yanceyville Rd. When: Thursday 12/10/2015 @ 6:30 pm  Charge your lights[...]
Trail work day – Blue Heron & King Fisher – 12/12/15
We are having a trail maintenance workday next Saturday on Blue Heron and King Fisher trails. Please come and help[...]
County Commissioners Meeting Update
Thanks to those that came out to the County Commission meeting Thursday evening. A special thanks to those that spoke[...]
Sunday Afternoon Group Ride
What: Sunday Afternoon Group Ride Where: Hobby Park – First parking area on the left once you enter         [...]
Important – County Commissioners meeting Thursday. We all need to show up!
With all of the rain you can’t ride on the trails, so skip the gym or the stationary trainer and[...]
Burn The Turkey 2015 is tomorrow!
Don't forget, Burn The Turkey 2015 is Tomorrow 11/28/2015.  It's time for Burn The Turkey 2015!Once again we will be[...]
Pump Track for Greensboro
Did you know there is a pump track in Greensboro?  Location is at Keely Park. There is still money (about[...]
Burn the Turkey 2015!
It's time for Burn The Turkey 2015!Once again we will be getting together Thanksgiving weekend to collect food and cash[...]
Tuesday Evening Ride
The weather is too nice not to ride, so we are going to do just that Tuesday evening. What: Tuesday Evening[...]
All Trails are OPEN!
Nature has the blow dryer on high! All trails  open at 2:30 Friday. Careful of any tree blow downs! Report[...]
There’s a new MTB ride list in town!
Check it out! The Triad MTB Ride list is up and going and waiting to be used! This ought to fill a[...]
IMBA Basic Membership
Dear Fat Tire supporter, By now many of you will have gotten an email from IMBA detailing an increase in[...]
URGENT – Turkey Day Ride has moved!
Last minute location change to Nathaniel Greene parking lot on Old Battleground Rd. (runs parallel to the road) We were going to have[...]
Saturday Ride – Big Loop + Wild Turkey + ?
What: Saturday Morning Group Ride – Big Loop + Wild Turkey + ?  Where: Bur-Mil Swimming pool parking lotWhen: Saturday Oct 24 @ 10:00[...]
Thursday Evening ride – Blue Heron
Charge the batteries up, we are riding Thursday evening. What: Thursday Evening Group Ride – Blue Heron Trail parking lot  Where: 4966[...]
Saturday Morning Ride
Looks like it's going to be a beautiful Autumn day. We're riding, come join us. What: Saturday Morning Group Ride –[...]
Sunday Afternoon Ride
What: Sunday Group Ride – Wild Turkey        Where: Lake Brandt Marina - Parking in the Lower Parking Lot as[...]
Guilford County Parks & Recreation meeting tonight
The Guilford County Parks & Recreation Commission is meeting tonight. On the agenda is  a review of the Rich Fork Master Plan.[...]
CANCELED Trail work day Sat 9/26/2015
Trail Work Day has been canceled. We will reschedule it soon. What: Saturday Trail Maintenance – Blue Heron & King FisherWhere: Yanceyville[...]
Public Input Meeting on the Master Plan for Bryan Park North
 We have confirmed the meeting IS being held TUESDAY October 6 NOT Thursday as stated in the Official Release below. This[...]
Saturday Morning Ride
What: Saturday Morning Group Ride – Wild Turkey Where: Lake Brandt Marina Trail head When: Saturday September 12 @ 08:00 am This ride[...]
Sunday Ride at Bur-Mil Park
What: Sunday Afternoon Group Ride – Bur-Mil Where: Bur-Mil Park by the Wildlife Center When: Sunday September 6th @ 1pm[...]
Labor Day Ride @ MST
We are going to Moores Spring Trail on Labor Day Monday, 9/7/2015. This is an intermediate skills trail system and has a[...]
Wednesday Evening Ride
What: Wednesday Evening Ride - Reedy Fork  Where: Plainfield Rd parking lot - 1 mile west of Church St. When: Wednesday[...]
Thursday evening ride
What: Thursday Evening Group Ride – Wild Turkey  Where: Lake Brandt Marina Trail head      When: Thursday August 27 @[...]
Saturday Group Ride
What: Saturday Morning Group Ride - Bald Eagle trail Where: Lake Higgins Marina Trail head. Next to Marina entrance  When: Saturday, August[...]
Saturday Morning Ride
Assuming Trails are open Saturday, let's ride. What: Saturday Morning Group Ride - Blue Heron,  King Fisher, Reedy Fork(or some[...]
Sunday Afternoon Group Ride – 8/16/15
What: Sunday Afternoon Group Ride - Reedy Fork / Blue Heron / King fisher Where: Plainfield Rd. parking lot - Approx. 1 mi west[...]
Saturday Group Ride 8/15/15
What: Saturday Morning Group Ride -Big Loop / Little Loop / Wild Turkey / Owls Roost (Or some combo of the[...]
18th Sizzler Race – Sunday August 9, 2015
The Sizzler is fast approaching! We need volunteers to help out on race weekend. If you want to help out[...]
Sunday Afternoon Ride – 7/26/2015
What: Sunday Afternoon Group Ride - Bur-Mil park Where: Bur-Mil Park - Meet at the Wildlife Center When: Sunday, July[...]
Saturday Morning Ride – 7/25/2015
What: Saturday Morning Group Ride - Copperhead Trail @ Country Park Where: Lewis Center @ Country Park 3108 Forest Lawn Dr[...]
Sunday Afternoon Ride 7/19
What: Sunday Afternoon Group Ride - Reedy Fork & Blue HeronWhere: Plainfield Rd. Parking LotPlainfield Rd. parallels Reedy Fork Trail between[...]
Saturday Morning Ride – 7/18
What: Saturday Morning Group Ride - Big Loop & Owls Roost + ? Where: Bur-Mil Park Pool Parking Lot    When: Saturday,[...]
Thursday evening ride
What: Thursday Evening Group Ride - Blue Heron Where: Yanceyville Rd Parking lot - Blue Heron Trail Head  When: Thursday, July[...]
Saturday morning ride
What: Saturday Morning Group Ride - Wild Turkey Where: Lake Brandt Marina Trail Head   When: Saturday, July 11 at 8:00 am This ride[...]
Bald Eagle Bridge
A quick video of a test ride on the new bridge last Saturday.
Important – Please Read Now and Act
There are 1,700 acres of taxpayer owned public property which we in the mountain bike community helped vote for to[...]
Sunday ride – 6/21/15
Join us for a ride Sunday!What: Sunday Group Ride - Blue Heron + Where: Plainfield Rd Parking lot   When: Sunday, June 21 at 1:00[...]
Saturday Group Ride – 6/20/15
Join us for a ride Saturday! What: Saturday Morning Group Ride - Reedy Fork + Where: Plainfield Rd Parking lot   When: Saturday,[...]
Trail Work Day – Saturday 6/27/15
We are having a Trail Work Day on Bald Eagle Trail Saturday, June 27, 2015. We'll be meeting at the[...]
Sunday Group Ride – 6/14/2015
What: Sunday Group Ride - Big Loop, Owl's Roost, back on Shady Side' Where: Bur-Mil Park - Meet at the[...]
Saturday Group Ride – 6/13/2015
What: Saturday Morning Group Ride - Blue Heron, Reedy Fork, King Fisher Where: Blue Heron Parking lot - Yanceyville Road[...]
Thursday Evening Ride – 6/11/2015
What: Thursday Evening Group Ride - Big Loop, Shady Side, more? Where: Bur-Mil Park - Pool parking lot   When: Thursday, June[...]
National Trails Day at Country Park Saturday June 6, 2015
National Trails Day this Saturday! What: 18th Annual National Trails Day When: Saturday June 6, 2015 8am-1pm Where: Country Park - 3905 Nathanael Greene[...]
Sunday Ride – Warrior Creek – June 7,2015
Sunday Ride at Warrior Creek What: Sunday Ride at Warrior Creek Where: Warrior Creek at Kerr Scott Reservoir - Wilkesboro, NC  When: Sunday, June[...]
Sunday Group Ride
Riding Copperhead trail at Country Park  What: Sunday afternoon Group Ride - Copperhead Trail Where: Country Park - Park at the[...]
Thursday evening ride
What: Thursday Evening Group Ride - Reedy Fork to Blue Heron.Where: Reedy Fork Trailhead at Lake Brandt road When: Thursday 5/28/15 6:30[...]
Saturday Workday Blue Heron / Reedy Fork
Reedy Fork and Blue Heron trail workday. What: Work Day - Blue Heron and Reedy Fork trails When: Saturday 5/30/15 9am-1pm[...]
Subscribe to the GFTS email list
Have you subscribed to our email list yet? Are you getting our emails? If you haven't subscribed to the list[...]
Sunday Ride at Lake Norman 5/24/15
Road trip this Sunday! What: Sunday Group Ride at Lake Norman State Park this weekend. Where: Meet at the LNSP Visitor Center, adjacent to[...]
Rocky Mountain Bikes Demo Sunday 5/24/15
Rocky Mountain Bike Demo  Re-Cycles is bringing the Rocky Mountain Bikes demo to Greensboro this Sunday.  Sun, May 24, 12pm[...]
Sunday Group Ride 5/17/15
Date: Sun May 17 at 1 pm Where: Lake Brandt Marina – Lower lot The Plan: Ride Wild Turkey Trail.[...]
Saturday Morning Ride
Date: Sat May 16 at 9 am Where: Country Park trailhead at Safety Town.3108 Forest Lawn Dr. Greensboro 27455 The plan:[...]
Thursday Evening Ride
When: Thu May 14 at 6:30 pm Where: Blue Heron lot - 4966 Yanceyville Rd. Plan:  Ride Blue Heron, Reedy Fork and/or[...]
Thursday Evening Group ride
We’re riding Thursday evening. When: Thursday May 7, 2015 @ 6:30 pm Where: Wild Turkey - upper Marina parking lot[...]
Saturday Group Ride
When: Sat May 9 at  9 AM Where: Bald Eagle lot at Lake Higgins Marina entrance. If the lot is[...]
Sunday Group Ride
When: Sun May 10 at  1 PM Where: Plainfield Rd. parking lot - Plainfield Rd. parallels Reedy Fork Trail between[...]
GFTS Spring 2015 Meeting
It's May and time for your Greensboro Fat Tire Society spring meeting! What: GFTS Spring Meeting Where: Spice Cantina -[...]
Group Ride Sunday – 5/3/15
We are riding this Sunday, come join us: When: Sunday May 3, 2015 @ 1:00 PMWhere:  Bur-Mil Park Pool parking[...]
Sunday Afternoon Group ride – Wild Turkey
What: Sunday Group Ride – Wild Turkey  Where: Lake Brandt Marina Trail head – Lower Parking Lot (Inside of the[...]
“Beat the rain” ride – 4/25/15 9:30am
Looking at the Saturday forecast, we should be able to get a ride in before the rain arrives. When: Saturday[...]
GFTS Ride Saturday 4/11/15
We're riding Saturday. When: Saturday April 11, 2015 @ 10:00 AM Where: Bur-Mil Park Swimming Pool parking lot The plan[...]
CANCELED – 4th annual Greensboro CycloFemme ride Sunday May 10th
We're sorry but this years Greensboro CycloFemme MTB ride has been canceled. The 4th annual Greensboro CycloFemme ride will be[...]
Group Ride – Thursday evening.
Forecast is calling for possible rain the next couple of days but, if the trails are open Thursday evening, we[...]
GFTS Saturday Group Ride 4/4/15
GFTS Saturday Group Ride. When: Saturday April 4, 2015 @ 10:00 AM Where: Plainfield Rd. Parking Lot - Plainfield Rd.[...]
GFTS Group Ride @ Lake Norman’s Itusi trail system Friday 4/3.
GFTS Group Ride @ Lake Norman's Itusi trail system Friday 4/3.Meet/Roll time: 11:15 am Meet at the main parking lot[...]
GFTS Tuesday evening Group Ride – 3/31/15
GFTS Tuesday evening Group Ride.When: Tuesday March 31, 2015 @ 6:30 PM Where: Blue Heron from Yanceyville Parking lot              [...]
Greensboro Fat Tire Society Sunday Group Ride – 3/29/15
Greensboro Fat Tire Society Sunday Group Ride. When: Sunday March 29, 2015 @ 1:30 PMWhere:  Wild Turkey riding from the[...]
Greensboro REI Presents – BANFF Film Festival
Greensboro REI — BANFF Film Festival Date: 3/29/2015 Event Location: High Point Theatre Event Fee: See event details Time: 7:00[...]
Pump Track for Keeley Park – Community Conversation
Exciting news from Greensboro Parks and Recreation: Peeler Community Recreation Center will host our first “Community Conversation” to discuss a[...]
GFTS Sunday Group Ride.
Greensboro Fat Tire Society Sunday  Group Ride. When: Sunday March 22, 2015 @ 1:30 PM Where: Country Park @ Safety[...]
Evening ride – Tue. 3/17/15
Let's Ride Tuesday evening! Charge your batteries and test your lights. When we head out it'll be light but probably[...]
GFTS Twilight Group Ride Monday evening 3/9/15
GFTS Twilight Group Ride Monday evening Charge your batteries and test your lights. When we head out it'll be light[...]
Spring Ahead GFTS group Sunday Ride-3/8
Spring is ALMOST here. And the weather is  going to be too nice to not enjoy being outside, even though[...]
Guilford County wants your input.
Important - Action Required : Guilford County is asking for input on the future of the Northwood trails area in[...]
IMBA 2015 Spring Membership Drive
The IMBA 2015 Spring Membership Drive has begun. The Greensboro Fat Tire Society is an IMBA Chapter. When membership is[...]
GFTS Revolution
This Saturday we'll be hanging out at Revolution Cycles from 5-8pm. Everybody is welcome. Come by and hang out with[...]
CANCELED – Bald Eagle workday 2/28/2015
CANCELED: BALD EAGLE WORKDAY 2/28/2015. Unfortunately, it looks like the weather wins this round. We don't see a productive, enjoyable[...]
GFTS Sunday ride 2/22 @ 1pm
Since the snow has stuck around, we have some rain coming in overnight and temps warming to the 50’s, trails[...]
GFTS T-Shirt – want one (or more)?
We are preparing to place an order for GFTS T-shirts and we need to get an idea of how many[...]
2/9/2015 – Annual Meeting Minutes
Board Members for 2015 Scott Schneider/President, Mark Gatehouse/Treasurer, Matt Hoffman/Communications, Matt Schweitzer, Tony McGee, Chris Pieck, Watts Dixon In 2014[...]
Greensboro Fat Tire Society Sunday Group Ride
Yes the weather this weekend is going to be cold, but we won’t let that deter us.  The good news[...]
BikeTriad shutdown
It's a sad day for the Triad Mountain Biking community. As many of you know by now, BikeTriad.com has shutdown.[...]
Bald Eagle workday 2/14/2015
We are having a workday on Bald Eagle next Saturday 2/14/15 8am-2pm. Meeting where the trail crosses Lewiston Rd. If[...]
TONIGHT – 2015 Greensboro Fat Tire Annual Meeting
Friendly reminder: 2015 Greensboro Fat Tire Annual Meeting- Feb 9Date: Monday February 9th Location: Spice Cantina, 120 W. Barnhardt St.[...]
GFTS Sunday “Weather So Nice, Let’s Ride Twice” Group Ride
Greensboro Fat Tire Society Sunday “Weather So Nice, Let’s Ride Twice” Group Ride Since the weather this weekend is going[...]
GFTS Saturday ride
Greensboro Fat Tire Society Saturday Ride is ON this week When: Saturday February 7th @ 10:00 am Where: Bald Eagle[...]
GFTS email list
I've set up a GFTS email list to improve communication to the Triad area Mountain Biking community we serve. That's[...]
Trail workday 1/24/2015 9am – 1pm
We are having a work day next Saturday 1/24/2015 and need to get a commitment from folks that they will[...]
2015 Greensboro Fat Tire Society Annual Meeting
2015 Greensboro Fat Tire Annual Meeting- Feb 9Date: Monday February 9th Location: Spice Cantina, 120 W. Barnhardt St. Greensboro Meeting[...]
Burn the Turkey 2014 was a Success!
Thanks to everyone who came out to support Second Harvest Food Bank  by donating either funds or canned goods for[...]
The Burn the Turkey Ride/ Potluck Social Event
This year, GFTS would like to celebrate the holidays and Thank all our members for supporting the club and the[...]
GFTS Weekly Group Saturday Ride
This will be a weekly Saturday ride for all riders of all skill levels and will rotate trails each week.[...]
GFTS Weekly Group Women’s Sunday Ride
This is a weekly Sunday women's ride starting at 1pm each week. This ride will be geared to novice riders[...]
Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day October 4th
Thanks to all the Volunteers for your help with this event.
2014 Sizzler Race Results
Links: 2014 Sizzler Race Results and Event Photo Gallery
2014 Sizzler Race
Race Registration Link https://runsignup.com/Race/NC/Greensboro/sizzler
Thank you Volunteers !
Greensboro's National Trails Day was a great success. We had a great turn out from all around the triad. We[...]
National Trails Day June 7th
Come and Celebrate National Trails Day with GFTS.  Saturday June 7 at Country Park (directions)! Check the event schedule here, www.greensboro-nc.gov/trailsday Memebers of GFTS[...]
Trail Work Day 05/24/14
Volunteers Needed ! Work Day Information When: 05/24/14 Where: Owls Roost Trail Our last work day was cut short by heavy[...]
Volunteer Hours as of 5-19-14
Our Volunteering efforts this year as of 5/19/2014 As you can see below we have had some hard working volunteers[...]
Blue Heron Trail Weed Trimming Work 05-16-14
Blue Heron Trail Weed Trimming Work Day 05-16-14 This Friday (May 16) we are giving Blue Heron its first trim[...]
New Trail Section 05-10-14
Check out the pictures from the event. Thank you Volunteers! If you want to see great trails built and maintained[...]
Action Alert 04/14/14
WE NEED YOU TO ATTEND ! For YEARS we have wanted to have quality trails in the south part of[...]
New Bridge 04-26-14
Check out the pictures from the event. Thank you Volunteers! 89 hours of labor logged. Make sure to thank the[...]
03/28/14 Board Meeting Minutes
GFTS Board Meeting 3/28/14 Location: The councilman residence Meeting called to order at 7:02pm Members Present: Jeff Councilman, Mark Gatehouse,[...]
New Website
A room full of monkeys has been hard at work cranking out a new look for the Greensboro fat Tire[...]
Greensboro Trails Guide
The Greensboro Watershed Trails Guide has been updated for 2014.  Download a copy now or pick one up at your[...]
2/10/14 Annual Members Meeting Minutes
Greensboro Fat Tire Society Annual Meeting The Worx Restaurant 106 Barnhardt St. 7:25 Meeting Start Introduction of the President –[...]
01/14/14 Board Meeting Minutes
The Greensboro Fat Tire Society Board Meeting Agenda 1/14/14 The J. Douglas Gaylon Bus Depot 236 E. Washington St 6:30[...]
The Greensboro Fat Tire Society – 2013 Annual General Meeting
The Greensboro Fat Tire Society2013 Annual General Meeting Monday, 2/11/2013Kickback Jacks1600 Battleground Ave. Greensboro, NC. 27408 Call to Order and[...]
The Greensboro Fat Tire Society Meeting Minutes 5/23/2012
The Greensboro Fat Tire SocietyMeeting Minutes5/23/2012Cycles de Oro1410 Mills St. Greensboro, NC Call to OrderChairman James Hackenberg opened the meeting[...]
IMBA Trail Care Crew Workday
Read all about the IMBA Trail Care Crew work day HERE Also be sure to check out the pictures from[...]
IMBA-SORBA Advocacy Leadership Training Weekend
Love your local trails? Want to be more involved? Are you already serving as a chapter officer? Join us for[...]
Sizzler : July 18th, 2010
Race Results forJuly SizzlerGreensboro, NC(Event Information)
2012 Annual General Meeting Minutes
The Greensboro Fat Tire Society2012 Annual General Meeting Minutes2/9/2012The Loft @ Natty Greene’s7:00 - 8:30 pm The meeting was called[...]
GFTS Board Meeting Minutes, Jan. 23rd 2012
The Greensboro Fat Tire SocietyBoard Meeting Agenda1/23/2012Cycle de Oro1410 Mills St.7:00 - 8:30 pm Call to Order and Welcome Regrets[...]
Trail Workday 2/4 or 2/5 and 2/11
We will be working on the first Phase of Kingfisher trail which is a one mile loop. We believe if[...]
GTFS 2012 Annual Club Meeting
Our annual meeting is set for Thursday, February 9 at 7:00 pm, The Loft atNatty Greene's. As always, we encourage[...]
The GFTS Year In Review
The Greensboro Fat Tire Society set the bar high in 2011, with some lofty goals. I think it's safe to[...]
Updates to Country Park
The Country Park manager has requested that we close the section of the trail that goes up the hill by[...]
Blue Heron Workday April 24
I'm making a few changes and although I'm waiting to hear from the city to confirm please plan on Saturday[...]
Work Day @ Country Park
CP workday this Sunday March 7 Meet at Safety Town at 12:00 and plan on walking in.No vehicles are allowed[...]
Updates to Country Park
The Country Park manager has requested that we close the section of the trail that goes up the hill by[...]
Fat Tire Society Annual Meeting
Here's a short synopsis 1) Trail crews - each singletrack trail has a designated person responsible for maintenance: Owl's Roost[...]

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