Skyline Cycle

Skyline Cycle

834 Washington Boulevard, Ogden, UT 84404
Phone: (801) 394-7700 Fax: (801) 394-4076
Hours of Operation:
Mon - Fri: 10am to 6pm, Sat: 10am to 5pm
Sun: We're out riding!

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Tag: ogden fat tire bicycle

Group Ride! Fat Bikes Have Shipped! Cold Weather Gear!

Looks like a great evening for a ride.  We are going to try and leave as early as possible because we are starting to get pushed a little light wise. Remember we will leave no later than 6:30p.m..  See you all tonight.

We are getting ready for a great fall and winter riding season.  On that note we have shipped Framed Minnesota bikes and we have stocked a good amount cold weather gear already to get ready for the chilly weather ahead. Here's praying for a ton of snow this year so we can all go play in it.

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We're Back, Bike Classes, Spin Classes, Ogden Nordic Winter Trails Day!!!

Sorry about being a minute behind with this note we got back Monday the 5th and have been busy ever since, so thanks for keeping us running in January.

This Saturday the 10th we will continue bike classes with cable actuated rim brakes.  We will identify different types, talk about adjustment, pad wear and replacement.  Class starts at 9:00a.m. and will conclude at 10:00a.m., come through the double doors on the North/East side of the building, the front door will be locked.

Spin classes will begin January 17th, make sure to call ahead and reserve a spot.  We will have seven spots available for the first session and will hold a second if it looks like the first is going to be full every week.  If you plan on coming let us know as soon as possible that way we can determine how many classes.

This Saturday the 10th the Ogden Nordic Alliance will be having their annual Winter Trails Day over at North fork from 9:00a.m.-1:00p.m..  We will be over there letting people demo the Salsa Mukluk 3 rental we have for no charge.  If you want to demo all you need is a drivers license to trade us for a spin on the fat bikes.

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Bike Class Start Saturday, Framed Fat Bikes, Fat Bike Day Saturday!!

There's a lot going on this weekend.  Starting this Saturday December 6th at 9:00a.m. we will begin our annual bicycle maintenance series from 9:00.m.-10:00a.m..  As usual come through the double doors on the North/East side of the building located towards the back of the parking lot.  This weeks subject is basic maintenance, for a complete description check out the calendar feature at skylinecyclery.com

We have Framed fat bikes that will be built and on the floor by Saturday.  In route are two Minnesota 2.0 in an 18" size, and a Minnesota 3.0 in an 18" as well,  we are excited to have stock back on the floor. The 2.0 models go for $900, and the 3.0 goes for $1100.

The Global Fat Bike Day Utah is this Saturday as well and will begin at 10:00a.m. in the Rainbow Gardens parking lot.  We will have a couple of Mukluk 3.0 models up there for a rent.  We have a medium and a large, the large has a Rockshox Bluto on the front.

Should be a fun weekend, see you guys soon!!

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Bike and Spin Class Saturday the 18th, Even More Fat Bike Rentals!!

Next Saturday the 18th we will continue with both our bike maintenance class and spin class.

Bike maintenance class will begin at 9:00a.m. and  will  discuss both mechanically actuated disk brakes and hydraulic disc brakes.  We will identify, adjust, discuss brake caliper adapters, address different size rotors, and determine what types of fluid are used by different brake manufacturers.  Class will go from 9:00a.m.-10:00a.m..  The double doors on the North East side of the building, directly out of the parking lot as the front door will be locked.

Spin class will be held at 10:00a.m. for the first session and 11:30a.m..  We were under the impression that 10:00a.m. last week was full but we had a few folks that couldn't make it so there are still spots open.  Make sure to call ahead and reserve a spot for either class.

Now to Fat bike rentals.  We have had such a demand for rentals in this category that we have added an additional two bikes to our rental bike fleet to meet the needs of our customers.  We have added a medium Kona Wo to the fleet as well as another large Salsa mukluk.  This brings our total number of bikes to 4 rentals.  Make sure to call ahead and reserve a bike if you want it for a particular date because they are going out a ton.  Cost is $35.00 per day.  Glad to see people are enjoying these bikes.

 

 

 

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Fat Tire Ride, Saturday 12:00p.m.

I was informed that there will be a fat tire bike group ride this Saturday the 1st, meeting at the Rainbow Garden parking lot at 12:00p.m.  It was made clear to us that you do not have to have a fat tire bicycle to attend this ride it is open to everyone.  So if you have a fat tire bike and want to take a ride give it a go, if you want to see these bikes in action this would also be a good event to attend.  Know that we are jealous we will be here working while you are playing, have fun.

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