Bikepacking – 28. November, 14:01 UhrHere's why we think every full-suspension bike should have a frame bag… even if you’re not a bikepacker. Plus, the full lowdown on different bag types, who builds them, what can actually fit into them, and two suggested pack lists. The post What Goes Into a Full-suspension Frame Bag appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 16. Dezember, 13:34 UhrAll City releases the Electric Queen, their trail ripper hardtail, sporting a 120mm fork, short stays, a steel frame... and a great paint splatter finish! Cass got a sneak peak earlier this year at this all glam beast... The post All City Releases The Electric Queen, All Glam 27.5+ Trail Hardtail appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 06. Dezember, 22:19 UhrThe 45NRTH Hüsker Dü is a favorite amongst expedition fatbike-bikepackers for it's fast-rolling tread. Now it's gotten even bigger. Introducing the 45NRTH Hüsker Dü 4.8. The post 45nrth Goes Bigger with Husker Du 4.8 appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 14. Dezember, 13:42 UhrIn celebration of another great year for the bikepacking community, we’re happy to announce our 2017 bikepacking awards. Part One of three honors the creative arts, showcasing talented bikepackers with 24 awards in 6 categories, including ‘Best Short Film’, ‘Best Trip Photography’, and best art… The post 2017 Bikepacking Awards: Film, Photography & Art appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 07. Dezember, 13:38 UhrSmaller riders rejoice! ... or those who just like small things. Porcelain Rocket just announced the new Mr. Fusion Mini. Details inside... The post Introducing the Porcelain Rocket Mr. Fusion Mini appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 12. Dezember, 15:06 UhrAfter much testing, Melbourne's Curve Cycling unveils the GXR (AKA 'Kevin'). In pixels and on paper, this drop-bar titanium gravel bike looks quite nice... The post Introducing the Titanium Curve GXR: “Gravel Xploring Randonneur” appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 07. Dezember, 14:28 UhrWondering what it takes to forgo the majority of your earthly possessions for two years and ride the length of South America? We caught up with San Francisco-based architect Brian Mulder and checked out his patinaed, battleworn Ventana el Gordo, complete with Rohloff Speedhub, Gates belt drive, and SON dynamo hub... We asked him what he learned after riding from Patagonia to Colombia, how his...
Bikepacking – 05. Dezember, 15:12 UhrFinally, a bike company hires a local bag maker to offer a strapless/bolt-on frame bag for their bikes. What's not to love about that? Here's the details on the Defiant frame bag for the Niner Sir 9... plus a new video showing them being made. The post Video: New Defiant Pack Strapless Frame Bag for Niner SIR 9 appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 08. Dezember, 13:19 Uhr420 miles, countless passes, every night in a bivvy bag, and endless climbs with incredible views. Watch as the crew from TRPN tackles the ultimate cross-Alps adventure, the GR5 from Geneva to Nice... The post Bikepacking the GR5 With TRPN appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 15. Dezember, 18:15 UhrThe latest plus-tire adventure rigs in Salsa's lineup aren't what you might expect. The new TImberjack 20 and 24 are fit for kids and feature plenty of mounts and 3-inch plus-sized tires for family bikepacking and kid-friendly adventures... The post Salsa Releases Timberjack Kids 20 and 24 for Family Adventure appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 08. Dezember, 14:52 UhrIt seems like it's new product week at the Porcelain Rocket HQ in Calgary, Alberta. Following the announcement of their Mr. Fusion Mini, the company just unveiled the all new Horton handlebar harness system. The post Introducing the Porcelain Rocket Horton Handlebar System appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 29. November, 13:30 UhrImages by Cass Gilbert and Michael Dammer. Easily accessed by public transport from Quito, Cotopaxi 360 begins with an extended climb away from Pan American highway along forested dirt roads, before meandering onto the network of double track and singletrack that course through Ecuador’s most popular national park. And what a park it is! A […] The post Cotopaxi 360, Ecuador appeared first on...
Bikepacking – 30. November, 17:33 UhrJamis adds new youth sizes to their Renegade drop-bar adventure bike lineup. With the announcement they released a new bikepacking video as well as a bikepacking giveaway worth $4000. The post Jamis Announces Renegade in Youth sizes (44 and 48″) appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 04. Dezember, 14:35 UhrThere are just a few tried and true mini-pumps that make the usual “must have” short lists for bicycle travel and bikepacking. Now there’s one more. After a year of use, here is our review of the Crankbrothers Klic HV Pump… The post Crankbrothers Klic HV Pump Review appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 06. Dezember, 13:12 UhrRemember "Not Far From Home"... released exactly one year ago today? Well, Kona and Erkki Punttila did it again. And the sequel "Destination North" is equally as enchanting. A must watch film and mesmerizing photoset from a trip even further from home... in Finland's great north Lapland. The post Not Far From Home 2: Destination North appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 27. November, 20:41 UhrSpurcycle, the California based company known for their precision bike bell, just introduced a new titanium multi-tool, the Spurcycle Ti Tool... The post Announcing the Spurcycle Ti Multi-tool appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 18. Dezember, 14:02 UhrDespite being one of the most scenic trans-Alps routes, Tour des Combins is one of the least known. Lodged between the Mont Blanc massif and the Matterhorn, the TdC circumnavigates the slopes of the Combins Range (4,314m) starting from the Gran San Bernardo Pass (2,473m), on the border between Italy and Switzerland. After the pass […] The post Tour des Combins appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 12. Dezember, 12:49 UhrInspired by Mike Hall's pre-Transcontinental race speech, “if you get lost, you’ll need to get un-lost,” Camille McMillan’s exhibition, titled Un-Lost, will appear at select Apidura retailers around the world from December 12th 2017 until February 15th 2018... The post The Un-Lost Exhibition appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 11. Dezember, 14:36 UhrThere are countless sound arguments against this article’s title: Consumerism begets waste. Materialism amplifies economic inequality. Supporting corporations is unsustainable. Better to use what you have. Etc. But given the outdoor gear industry’s position and reach, as evidenced in the aftermath of last Monday, consider this... The post Buy More Gear. appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 30. November, 13:25 UhrSix riders set off to bikepack a portion of the VMBT through Virginia's Ridge and Valley region. Along the way they met some incredible fall foliage and crazy weather... and brought back photos and a short film to tell the tale. The post Ridge and Valley: Bikepacking Virginia appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 27. November, 13:23 UhrIn our long-term review of Onyx Hubs, Skyler illustrates a few key points to consider when looking at a rear hub for bikepacking and technical mountain biking. Plus, why Onyx's silent, soft catch “instant engagement” has made him a life-long customer… The post Onyx Hubs Review: Long-term Trail Tested appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 13. Dezember, 13:46 UhrThe Black Canyon Trail has long been a must-ride route for bikepackers on the hunt for uninterrupted singletrack. Logistically speaking, the BCT is typically done via shuttle; and shuttling is generally convenient from Phoenix’s city centre, as well as Flagstaff. However, for those looking for a longer trip, or to ride the BCT without the […] The post The Fool’s Loop, Arizona appeared first on...
Bikepacking – 12. Juli, 13:23 UhrClément recently released their Ushuaia, a curiously named wheelset designed with gravel adventure in mind. We had a chance to spend a little time with the new wheels along with their new 50mm version of the X'plor MSO tires... The post Clément Ushuaia Wheels + X’Plor MSO 50mm Tires appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 05. Dezember, 13:45 UhrInterested in mingling pedaling and paddling? Perhaps you’re captivated by the idea of linking up a bikepacking route via river and packraft. Or maybe you've dreamt up a coastal fatbike exploration. In our latest guide, Huw Oliver defines what makes bikerafting special and answers all the necessary questions to get your bikepacking rig one step closer to water... The post Bikerafting: A...
Bikepacking – 25. November, 14:07 UhrLezyne just announced a collection of bikepacking bags they are calling 'Adventure Bags'. The line includes a seat bag, top tube bag, stem caddy, and a handlebar roll. The post Lezyne Rolls Out Their Own Line of Bikepacking Bags appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 15. Juni, 20:51 UhrToday Winona, Minnesota based Enlightened Equipment released an interesting new ultralight and highly compressible bug bivy bag called the Recon Bivy... The post Introducing the 180 gram Enlightened Equipment Recon Bivy appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 15. Juni, 16:06 UhrWTB puts a new spin on gravel with the just released 'All-Weather' Resolute 42 Gravel Tire... The post WTB Resolute 42 Gravel Tire Introduces ‘All-Weather’ design appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 15. Juni, 12:56 UhrDylan Taylor is currently leading the American Trail Race and after 14 days he's just about halfway through the 5,148 mile route. We caught up with Dylan to inquire about his bike, gear kit, and race experience so far… The post Dylan Taylor’s American Trail Race Rig appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 20. November, 13:14 UhrFor 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 of this as a roster of goods that have already proven their worth... gifts that promise to keep on giving, over thousands of miles, all around the world. The post Bikepacking Gear That Lasts: A Gift Guide appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.
Bikepacking – 14. Juni, 13:03 UhrIn April 2017 Lukas Winkelmann and Sven Garbe rode the Bikepacking Trans Germany, a 1000 mile route from Basel to Rügen. Along the way they made this impressive film capturing the route and their journey... The post Bikepacking Trans Germany (Video) appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.