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The trend toward fat

There’s a new trend in mountain biking: Fat is in.

Not the riders. The tires.

Big, puffy tires that look like something NASA...

Outdoors Brief

Seniors Outdoors announces activities

Seniors Outdoors will offer these activities:

New Mexico Arch Hunting with Larry Beck will take place at 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Beck will lead a series of hikes to find some of northern New Mexico’s many arches. The group will drive on oil and gas roads to several locations and then take short hikes to find arches. Four-wheel-drive vehicles are required. The cost to carpool is $4. To RSVP, email Beck at larry_d_beck@yahoo.com or call (505) 235-0965.

A Monday bike ride for intermediate road cyclists will take place at 9:30 a.m. Monday. This is a no-drop, social ride of 16...

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