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The First Snow

The First Snow The sky is a different gray before the first snow. The cobalt and crystal blues are gone. Gone too are the angry clouds of a summers storm. The snow is transported in with a blustery gray. A smothering gray. Yet, with all of the gloom, excitement is bred. The gray and dismal…

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Product Reviews

  • Product Review: Oboz Ousel Hiking Shoes

    Product Review: Oboz Ousel Hiking Shoes

    Oboz Ousel Waterproof Low Cut Hiker When it comes to hiking, few items are more important than a good pair of shoes. The shoes provide the traction over the rough terrain, protect your feet from the jagged rocks and hopefully keep you dry! Nothing makes or breaks a hike faster than the hiking shoe. That… Read…

  • Outdoor Holiday Gift Guide ’23 Vol 1

    Outdoor Holiday Gift Guide ’23 Vol 1

    Outdoor Holiday Gift Guide from The Fatman It seems like just a week ago I was hiking up some mountains and enjoying the long summer days. Now all of a sudden the holiday season is upon us! There are so many products out there for outdoor lovers that it can get a little hard to… Read…

  • Review: Smartwool Women’s All season Base Layer Plus

    Review: Smartwool Women’s All season Base Layer Plus

    Women’s Classic All Season Base Layer Plus There is no worse feeling as a bigger hiker to get motivated to make it to the trails and then not be able to find any clothes or gear that fits. Most outdoor gear is made for smaller bodies which makes it harder for plus-sizes to get out… Read…

Fat Man Little Trail the Podcast

If you are looking for even more FatMan you can now listen to the podcast!

Explore, Hike, Teach with Miriam Fat Man Little Trail

This week on the Podcast we Explore, Hike and teach with Miriam. Miriam is an educator and hiker from Utah who does a tremendous job of helping others explore the trails. We talk about what got her into hiking in the first place, some of her favorite places to go and more!  #hiking #adventure #outdoors #trekking #podcast #outdoorspodcast #hikingpodcast #explore #nature #wander — Support this podcast:
  1. Explore, Hike, Teach with Miriam
  2. Table To Trail: Plant Based Recipes for Day Hikers with Marty Cowan
  3. Hiking Alone not Lonely Hiking
  4. Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Donations from the Colorado Lottery with Director Tom Seaver
  5. Hiking challenges and 13 Hikes.
  6. A Thousand Summers
  7. Waiting to Inhale
  8. A Couple of "Hefty Hikers" with Nelson Holland from TikTok's Fatblackandgettinit
  9. Backcountry safety with Anna from Summit County Rescue Group
  10. Episode 203 Talking with my favorite Canadian – Tia on the Trail

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