The Epic Weasel

5,172 Flips | 1 Magazine | 6,255 Likes | 4 Following | 52 Followers | @EpicWeasel | The Epic Weasel lives in a log cabin on a mountain & loves to ride his titanium bike & go on epic adventures. He eats smoked salmon and drinks cider.

Channel Your Inner Paul Bunyan With These Log Cabin Kit Homes

There’s a ruggedly romantic notion of a log cabin by a lake in the middle of the woods. It presents the ideal escape from daily life. A one room …

Log Cabins

Couples Who Bike Together Stay Together

Mountain bikers Megan Walsh and Skye Nacel live in a 250-square-foot cabin in rural Oregon. This film, <i>Trailmates</i>, from Owen Schatz, illuminates this couple’s pretty idyllic life.

Walsh

Salsa Fargo Ti adventure bike packs new carbon Firestarter fork for a limited time

Coming around only every so often, the titanium Salsa Fargo offers a lighter and more durable version of their most popular bikepacking adventure …

Bikepacking

Catch A Concert By A Bikepacking Musician This Summer

To celebrate the 20th year of the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route from Banff, Alberta to the U.S.- Mexico border, Ben Weaver is riding it with his …

Hiking

Leytonstone Legend: Stayer Cycles Stainless Steel Disc Road

Stayer Cycles is Leytonstone’s Local Bike Shop but Sam, the proprietor, is also a very accomplished frame builder and proponent of the local cyclocross scene. His latest frame is somewhat of a rapid departure from his usual fare.<p>This is Joe’s fast Stayer road bike, an ultra-modern contrast to the …

Bicycles

Kingdom Vendetta X2

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Santa Cruz

Bike Travel Weekend 2018 - BIKEPACKING.com

Bike Travel Weekend 2018 is a worldwide call to go on a one or two-night bike trip during the weekend of June 1-3. Register your trip for free for a …

National Parks

2018 Highland Trail 550 - BIKEPACKING.com

A long distance self-supported mountain bike time-trail route through the Scottish Highlands.<p>When<p>Date: <b>May 26, 2018</b><p>Time: <b>9:00 am</b><p>Details<p>Cost: …

Tour Divide 2018 - BIKEPACKING.com

The 2018 Tour Divide takes place on Friday, June 8th at 8AM. Race the length of Great Divide Mountain Bike Route, from Banff to New Mexico, 2,745 …

A beginner's guide to bikepacking: everything you need to know

Sponsored by<p>Going on escapades by bicycle is nothing new. Still, with renewed interest in getting back to nature, wild camping, and outdoor swimming, …

Bikepacking

CHUMBA URSA Major Review: The Celestial Bear

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Rider and Rig: Mathias Dammer and His Burly Surly Krampus

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Bikepacking

Kona Sutra LTD Review: The Last Adventure Bike

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Bikepacking

Bikepacking the Great Allegheny Passage / C & O Canal

Seven years ago, I passed through Harpers Ferry, WV for the first time, just after graduating high school. I was on a five-day bike tour with a …

Pennsylvania

Watch: How to Pack Your Bike for Bikepacking

Learn how to properly balance your bike and where to put heavy gear and frequently used items with this explainer video from REI.<b>Bikepacking is</b> …

Bikepacking

A Matter of Dust: 10 Days on the Great Divide

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Bikepacking

Rigs of The 2018 Tour Divide

Continuing our 2018 Tour Divide week, here are the Rigs of The 2018 Tour Divide, featuring over 80 bikes with kit details and information about the …

Bikepacking

BAM! Bicycle Adventure Meeting 2018: Event Recap - BIKEPACKING.com

The fourth edition of the BAM! Bicycle Adventure Meeting was a huge success, with over 5,000 visitors in just three days. Here is a quick recap from …

Bikepacking

Motobecane Century Inferno Ti - Titanium Road Bike

Price: $4,000<br>Weight: 18.7 lb. (55cm)<br>Drivetrain: SRAM eTap electronic<br>Brakes: Hydraulic disc<br>Tire Clearance: 40mm<br>The right bike for: Online shoppers who like to ride everywhere and really want electronic shifting.<p>Motobecane, once a storied French bike builder, is now an American-owned brand that …

Customer Service

Colin Fletcher, the Father of Modern Backpacking

Lieutenant Colin Fletcher looked up from the soggy gray paper bags leaking ropy streams of yellow vomit into the bilge water swirling around his …

Hiking

Path of the Mountains: an interview with Jenny Tough | The Great Outdoors

16th May 2018<p><b>“One of the hardest parts of going solo is that you are completely alone with the thoughts in your head – if they turn negative, only</b> …

Eight healthy reasons why you should go cycling this summer

From cardiovascular function to mental wellbeing, here are some of the proven health benefits a regular ride on two wheels can bring<p>Cycling is fun – and it’s a great family activity. But by making cycling part of your – and your children’s – routines you will be doing some great things for your …

Benno Ballooner Ladies’ 8i - Commuter Bikes We Love

Price: $1,100<br>Weight: 34.2 lb.<br>Type: Women’s cruiser<br>The Right Bike For: Casual cruises, crosstown commutes, celebrating National Creamsicle Day<p>The Benno Ballooner Ladies’ 8i does many things really well. It emanates happiness. It elicits reactions. It excites people who ride, and encourages those who …

Wolf Tooth Components Pack Pliers

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Bikepacking with a Dropper Post, The Complete Guide

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Here’s where each National Park is located in every state

Building a road trip around visiting America’s National Parks is a dream for many, but the logistics of such an endeavor can be quite intimidating. …

10 Ways To Make Sex In A Tent So Much More Comfortable

Once I made it through the obligatory family camping trips of my youth, I expected to never step foot into a tent again. (The great outdoors isn't …

Solace Cycles OM-1P on The Adirondack Trail Ride

compose Guest time May 11, 2018 comment 6<p>Michael Intrabartola puts the Solace Cycles OM-1P through its paces on the third annual grand depart of The …

Bikepacking the Oregon Outback Trail

<i>This article first appeared on The Field, an online magazine devoted to good design and the great outdoors. Read the original post here</i><i>.</i><p>Around this time last year, I received an email from a friend in Oregon. He and some pals were planning to ride the Oregon Outback Trail in mid-June, and I was …

How to Choose Bikepacking Bags

Bikepacking-specific bags are part of what differentiates bikepacking from bike touring. The minimalist bags allow you to carry essential gear for …