Adventure Cycling

NEW BIKE: THE BEYOND+ ADV

Carrying on from the success of the original BEYOND+, the ADV truly advances things to the next level. Featuring mas­sive 29+ wheels on WTB i45 rims, …

Mountains

Three Things This Bike-Travel Newbie Learned

<b>November 23, 2017</b> - Kim Andresen is an avid traveler and adventure seeker. She kindly submitted this post to the Adventure Cycling guest blog.<p>Here’s …

Cycling

Bikepacking Info Workshop with Horizon Bicycles - BIKEPACKING.com

A bikepacking workshop hosted by Horizon Bicycles in the Netherlands. Learn about bikes, gear, navigation, routes, and more!<p>When<p>Date: <b>December 10, 2017</b><p>…

Bikepacking

Bicycle Touring Has Turned My Life Up to 11

<b>November 24, 2017</b><p><i>“I’ve been an evangelist of cycling, and more specifically touring. I realized at some point that Adventure Cycling’s mission was</i> …

Cycling

Rockgeist (Spirit of The Rock)

Share This<p>others did. Support us and pass it along...<p>Supported by<p>Supported by<p>Supported by<p>Driven by “the spirit of the rock” Greg Hardy makes …

Bikepacking

The Best Backpacking Tents

<i>Outside</i> has reviewed backpacking tents for 40 years, and during that time we’ve tested a lot of well-designed models. But if we had to choose the best all-around tent to take backpacking right now, we’d buy the Sierra Designs Flash 2 FL. We love the Flash 2 FL because it’s fast and simple to set …

Camping

Bikepacking Gear That Lasts: A Gift Guide

For our 2017 Gift Guide, we’ve racked our collective brains and drawn up a list of more than 50 of our most prized pieces of bikepacking gear. Think …

Mountain Biking

Listen: Cohutta Cat Bikepacking Audio Diary

In this special episode of the Singletracks podcast, ride with Aaron as he pedals nearly 300 miles along some of the best singletrack in North …

Mountain Biking

Bikepacking with a Dropper

Posts and dropper-friendly seat bags for bikepackers<p>Dropper posts have taken the cycling world by storm, evolving quickly from a gravity-specific …

Mountains

This Sleep System from Nemo Equipment Is Absurdly Comfortable: Argali Bag + Tensor Insulated Pad Review

What would you say is the #1 reason that more people don’t go camping–especially backcountry camping, like backpacking or bikepacking? Discomfort …

Bikepacking

Nemo Equipment Apollo 3P Bikepacking Shelter Review

The type and size of shelter you choose for your epic bikepacking trip will vary widely depending on your goals. Are you traveling solo, or with a …

Mountain Biking

Bikepacking Scotland

Marcus Stitz, who bikepacked around the world recently, on a singlespeed<p>Bikepacking Scotland was founded by round the world singlespeed cyclist …

Bikepacking

Warpigs/Mikkeller/3 Floyds Foggy Geezer: Slurpable Haze

Northeast IPAs are exploding in popularity. Far from the more traditional malty, bready, English-influenced IPAs of northeast breweries such as …

Bikepacking

Meet the Cyclists - Daniele and Elena from Cycloscope

<b>Every now and again at Dave's Travel Pages, I run a Meet the Cyclists feature, where I interview other cyclists on long distance bike tours. Let's</b> …

Cycling

No Wrong Season

To get your winter wheels in motion… This past February, Sven cycled from Bonn (Germany) to Vienna (Austria). Not the ideal season for bikepacking, …

Bikepacking

The Ramble Ride Report—or Why Every Great Ride Needs a Winnebeergo

The Ramble Ride Report—or Why Every Great Ride Needs a Winnebeergo<p>Sometimes you just need a little miracle in the middle of the hardest climb of your life<p><i>The climb was so steep, I felt like I had to lean back to take it all in.</i> We’d been warned about this climb—to expect 200 yards of the …

Cycling

Bikepacking behind the scenes and Q&A with Tales on Tyres

After five years of travel on roads & tracks across the glove, we caught up with Franzi & Jona in Germany to do some shorter rides and talk about …

Bikepacking

Fern Chuck Touring Bike

Fern is a small touring bicycle and component manufacturer based in Berlin - Germany. It was founded by two traveling cyclists / design graduates – …

Bikepacking

Takeaways from Our Bike Travel Advocacy Survey

<b>November 15, 2017</b><p>We recently asked you to participate in a bicycle travel survey to provide feedback about what priority advocacy areas you’d like to …

Cycling

Masi Updates the Giramondo 27.5 for 2018 - BIKEPACKING.com

The latest 2018 Masi Giramondo 27.5 ‘adventure touring’ bike gets 2.1″ tires, two sets of bottle bosses on each fork leg (one triple and one double), …

Mountains

Bricks and Bikepacking: Bedrock Bags

Share This<p>others did. Support us and pass it along...<p>Supported by<p>Supported by<p>Supported by<p>After riding the Colorado Trail over the summer, we stopped …

Trails

Cycling the Length of New Zealand

<b>November 9, 2017</b> - Cameron Nicholls shares his adventure with the Adventure Cycling guest blog.<p>The idea of cycling the length of New Zealand, a …

New Zealand

First Times, On The Altravesur

compose Guest time Nov 8, 2017 comment 0<p>Neža Peterca took her first bikepacking trip on the challenging Altravesur route through southern Spain. It …

Bikepacking

MSR Carbon Reflex 2 Ultralight Tent

The most important feature that the Carbon Reflex 2 offers bikepackers is the weight saving. The tent and fly comes in at 724 grams, and the floormat …

Bikepacking

The Rise of Bikepacking, A Manifesto

“Isn’t bikepacking getting too commercialized? Why do you publicize routes… don’t we want fewer people on trails? And what exactly is bikepacking… …

Bikepacking

The Dark Side: Why Would a Veteran Cyclist and Tour Leader Ride an eBike?

<b>November 7, 2017</b> - Jerry Hughes is an Adventure Cycling member and leads guided tours for Adventure Cycling too.<p>I am not only a recreational cyclist; …

Cycling

Maah Daah Hey

Across 150 miles of Western North Dakota badlands, the Maah Daah Hey trail passes through expansive rolling prairies, runs alongside steep clay …

Bikepacking

Stock Up on Stylish Cycling Gifts Before Winter

<b>November 6, 2017</b> - Maxton Caplanides is Adventure Cycling's Sales and Shipping Specialist.<p>A post shared by Maxton Caplanides (@manifestblesstiny) on …

Cycling

Given By Mountains

Share This<p>others did. Support us and pass it along...<p>Supported by<p>Supported by<p>Supported by<p>In the summer of 2016, four of us pedaled across Kyrgyzstan …

Bikepacking

Portland Design Works Lucky Cat Bottle Cage, Oh My!

<b>November 3, 2017</b> - Josh Tack, Adventure Cycling's Membership Manager, posts to his Touring Gear and Tips blog every month.<p>Can words describe how …

Cycling