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Bikepacking
27. Februar, 13:54 Uhr

To preface, this ‘new’ route formerly existed as three disconnected segments — some of the first routes created on this website — which have been joined and reworked to make up the larger Morocco Traverse. The Route of Caravans is a monumental bikepacking route that explores three distinct regions in southern Morocco, the first of […] The post Route of Caravans: Morocco Traverse (South)...

Bikepacking
07. Juni, 12:57 Uhr

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 riders... The post Rigs of The 2018 Tour Divide appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
15. Januar, 12:50 Uhr

As mentioned in part one, 650B Gravel(plus) Bikes, bikepacking bikes come in all shapes and sizes. Drop-bar mountain bikes are one of the more popular manifestations, favored among Tour Dividers, weekend escapists, and those hellbent on a one-bike stable—especially the drop-bar 29er. In short, riders find these bikes both comfortable and efficient. Here’s part two […] The post Complete List of...

Bikepacking
31. Januar, 13:45 Uhr

If you’re new to bikepacking and wondering what we’re talking about when we reference plus-size bikes, it’s those that have ample clearance for tires between 2.8 and 3.25″ on suitable rims, whether they’re 26″, 27.5″, or 29″ in diameter. Surly introduced this supersized tire width in 2012 with the wagon wheel, 29+ Krampus. Since then, […] The post Full List of Rigid Steel Off-Road Touring Bikes...

Bikepacking
14. Februar, 12:55 Uhr

Thinking of converting from a traditional bike touring setup to bikepacking bags? Here’s how it went for Franzi and Jona mid-trip during their around-the-world journey. Plus, weight and volume analysis for ‘panniers vs bikepacking bags’, as well as a detailed insight into transforming your overweight bike touring kit to a slimline bikepacking rig and why you might consider such a...

Bikepacking
17. Oktober, 12:33 Uhr

Franzi and Jona recently returned from a 15-month bikepacking trip through North and South America. Here Franzi reflects on their journey offering valuable stories and insight that might help others planning a trip, big or small, with their spouse or significant other. The post Bikepacking and Touring as a Couple appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
19. Oktober, 12:38 Uhr

Just a few weeks ago, Justin Simoni (AKA "The Long Ranger") finished bikepacking and climbing 105 of Colorado's highest peaks. The self-supported, non-stop trip required 380,000+ feet of elevation gain and was completed in just over 60 days. We interviewed Justin to try and wrap our heads around this insane accomplishment... The post Highest Hundred: An Interview With The Long Ranger appeared...

Bikepacking
30. Januar, 05:02 Uhr

Lee Vilinsky and Cherry Fitzsimmons traveled to the Republic of Georgia to ride our Caucasus Crossing route last summer, and they put together this thorough post-ride route report. Read on for their thoughts on the highlights, challenges, logistics, and amazing Georgian food... The post Route Report: Georgia’s Caucasus Crossing appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
12. Februar, 14:35 Uhr

Consider this as part three in a Gear Index subset all about bottle cages, cargo carriers, and boss-mounted bags for carrying extra gear and water. If you’re looking for solutions for attaching cages or adding mounts to your frame, check out Ways to Attach Bottle Cages and Add Cage Mounts to Your Bike. And if […] The post Complete List of Useful, Durable, and Oversized Bottle Cages for Bike...

Bikepacking
09. April, 14:56 Uhr

Goodyear tires returns to the bike market with a full line of tubeless ready tires, including three interesting mountain bike tires that all come in 29 x 2.6" casings, a gravel tire, and a touring tire that comes in widths up to 50mm... The post Goodyear Relaunches with a Full Line of Gravel, Touring, and MTB Tires appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
30. August, 13:14 Uhr

As intimidating as it may sound to the uninitiated, bikepacking in Africa can be an incredible experience. As a planning resource for those seeking adventure in the Motherland, here is our full guide to bikepacking and touring east Africa. Complete with travel tips and Logan's full kit list as used on the Trans-Uganda bikepacking expedition... The post The Big Guide to Bikepacking & Touring...

Bikepacking
04. Dezember, 14:41 Uhr

With the gearing needed for loaded bikepacking, SRAM’s 12-speed drivetrains are without a doubt intriguing. And, as more affordable groups and parts emerge, 1x12 is becoming increasingly attractive to bikepackers looking for a modern drivetrain. After 2,500+ miles on the Eagle X01 group and putting the 12-speed Eagle GX drivetrain through its paces in Georgia and Armenia, here’s our full...

Bikepacking
05. Februar, 13:11 Uhr

Back in 2010, Salsa Cycles released the original Anything Cage, an oversized, open-sided cage made from lightweight aluminum tubing. The idea of an oversized cage wasn’t completely new, but Salsa’s concept was pretty groundbreaking. With the intention of stowing items that are significantly larger than a standard water bottle—almost anything—the Anything Cage gave birth to […] The post Complete...

Bikepacking
12. Juni, 12:59 Uhr

Anker's PowerPort Solar is a charging system suited to more powerful electronic devices, like larger iPhones and tablets. We head off-the-grid to the Peruvian Andes, loaded with framebag full of gadgets... The post Anker PowerPort Solar Review: off-the-grid touring appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
10. Mai, 12:04 Uhr

In this week's Reader's Rig, Benni Splitt shares his Tout Terrain Scrambler, built to carry him through the Balkans, Middle East, and beyond. He checks in to share details on his Scrambler, along with a handful of photos from the road... The post Reader’s Rig: Benni’s Tout Terrain Scrambler appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
05. September, 10:23 Uhr

In this edition of Rider and Rig, we chat with Mike Hayes from Cornwall, UK. As a former road racer and seasoned long-distance bikepacker, Mike talks us through his distinct Brother Cycles Big Bro build, and shares some insight into his experiences with cycling as a form of therapy for depression... The post Rider and Rig: Mike and his Brother Cycles Big Bro appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
10. Mai, 13:19 Uhr

As part of our ongoing Bespoked UK coverage, we're taking a look at Ted James Design's plus-tyred titanium bikepacking steed, just back from an off road tour through the Scottish Highlands, complete with quad fork, mud splatter, Crocs, and a handmade leather front bag... The post Bespoked UK: Ted James and his Ti MTB Tourer appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
02. November, 12:53 Uhr

For Luke Douglas and Flora Hodson, what started as a tour around New Zealand turned into a ride all the way back home to the UK. In this story, Luke recounts the time they spent riding through Kyrgyzstan and Tajikstan on the Pamir Highway. Read on for their story of late-season riding in the Pamirs, Central Asian hospitality, and looming wolf encounters... The post Crossing The Pamirs appeared...

Bikepacking
07. März, 13:15 Uhr

Well established within the world of traditional touring, Tout Terrain’s first foray into the bikepacking realm comes by way of the 27.5+ Outback. Like other products in this German company’s extensive range of steel bikes, the Outback is a modern hardtail that embraces the technological marvels of an internal drivetrain, in the form of the Pinion C1.12. We take one to France's...

Bikepacking
17. März, 14:46 Uhr

Sterling Boin is cycling and skiing Colorado's tallest peaks. Here's a bit more about his project, some pre-trip photos, and a live map to track his progress... The post Sterling Boin’s Tour de 14ers appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
16. Januar, 13:44 Uhr

Cjell Monē wanted nothing more than to follow a faint, squiggly line from Sela Pass, a 14,000’ remote corner of India, to the Bhutan border. He was thwarted by the military, chased down by taxis, and barricaded by an entire village during his attempt. Read the whole story... The post Incense and Impasse appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
24. Oktober, 12:57 Uhr

Revelate Designs officially turns 10 years old today. To commemorate this milestone, we asked founder Eric Parsons to dredge up some photos from the past, and to answer a few questions about the history and future of bikepacking... The post 10 Years of Revelate Designs: A Q&A With Eric Parsons appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
02. April, 13:08 Uhr

Just announced, the Surly Bridge Club is a pavement-ready, dirt-centric touring bike designed around 27.5x2.4" tires and built to keep things simple. The Bridge Club is affordably priced at $1,200 with a chromoly steel frame, plenty of bosses and mounts, and room for 2.8" plus tires... The post Introducing the Surly Bridge Club appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
12. August, 17:43 Uhr

In our latest Rider and Rig, Skyler shows off his DaamBuilt No. 5 custom hardtail and digs deep into the nitty gritty of its angles, measurements, cable routing placement, and other intricate details that make it his near-perfect backcountry trail bikepacking rig... The post Skyler’s DaamBuilt Custom Bikepacking Rig appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
19. September, 13:23 Uhr

While many bikepackers are satisfied with a folding multi-tool for trailside wrenching, and others just blow off weight concerns and carry a full set of L-hex wrenches, some prefer the utility of a bit driver multi-tool. Here’s a comprehensive list of some of the better ones out there… The post Bit Driver Multi-Tools for Bikepacking and Bike Touring appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
04. Februar, 13:38 Uhr

After a long and bumpy ride with earlier versions of the Selle Anatomica saddle, we were happy to see the release a stronger and lighter Series 2 saddle frame. For this long-term review, we put a few thousand miles on the X2 leather skin and then swapped it out for the new heavier duty H2. The post Selle Anatomica Saddle Review + X2 vs H2 Comparison appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
12. Juli, 13:23 Uhr

Clément 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
17. Januar, 12:57 Uhr

To follow this mountainous, high elevation route is to see the story of southwest Peru’s landscape unfold beneath your tyres. With the exception of the Tambo Canyon, much of the Camino Del Puma lies at an average elevation close to 4000m, and one of the passes is just a couple of bike lengths shy of […] The post Camino Del Puma: Peru and Bolivia appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
12. Juli, 11:16 Uhr

After completing a trip through Bolivia and Northern Chile, Cass Gilbert talks us through his setup choices for touring on the South American Altiplano, including thoughts on weight versus practicality, the benefits of running a modular setup over a long trip, a core packlist, what survived and what didn't, and a couple of nutritious, high plain recipes. The post Lessons Learned: What to Pack...

Bikepacking
21. September, 12:11 Uhr

As the writer and photographer behind Tales on Tyres, Franzi Wernsing has spent the last few years wandering the world on two wheels. After following her popular Instagram feed, Cass Gilbert finally got the chance to catch up with her in person on the Trans Alp bikepacking route, to get the full lowdown on her Bombtrack Beyond+, dig deeper into her passion for photography, and find out how she...

Bikepacking
18. Juli, 11:01 Uhr

The Ruta de Las Vicuñas uses a series of unpaved roads to link three swathes of protected land – Lauca National Park, the Reserva Nacional Las Vicuñas, and Isluga National Park – via the atmospheric Salar de Surire salt lake. As such, the area is teeming with wildlife, from leggy pink flamingos, fleet-footed vicuñas (the […] The post Ruta de Las Vicunas, Northern Chile appeared first on...

Bikepacking
12. März, 12:58 Uhr

Beginning with a climb through the vast no man’s land between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, the route emerges onto the barren, wind-whipped moonscape of the Murghab Plateau, stopping in the end-of-the-world village of Karakul beside a deep blue lake at nearly 4000m. The track then turns west off the M41 Pamir Highway across the lonely high-altitude […] The post The Bartang Valley, Tajikistan...

Bikepacking
29. März, 13:15 Uhr

In this feature story, originally released in the first issue of our printed publication, The Bikepacking Journal, Steve Fassbinder pedals and packrafts his way across Tajikistan in search of a better understanding of freedom. Read on for his story of traversing spectacularly rugged landscapes, connecting with local people, and finding a renewed faith in humanity... The post Freedom appeared...

Bikepacking
17. Juli, 13:00 Uhr

Rear racks may not be the first thing that comes to mind for those converted to bikepacking, but in the case of fat biking, they can play an important role in how (and where) we carry our gear for extended trips. Don’t underestimate the simplicity and practicality of a well-made rear rack designed for big tires. Here's our Low Down guide to racks compatible with fat bikes... The post Rear Racks...

Bikepacking
20. Oktober, 11:25 Uhr

Located at the far end of South America close to Cape horn, the island of Tierra del Fuego is the finishing point for many Pan-American bike tourists coming from the north, or the starting point for those brave enough to tackle the northwest headwinds of Patagonia. The island is divided roughly in half; the eastern […] The post Fin Del Mundo: Bikepacking The End of The World appeared first on...

Bikepacking
25. Januar, 15:06 Uhr

In our third Reader's Rig feature, we peek at the custom Piotr Lisiecki gravel tourer that Max Burgess had built for his attempt at the inaugural Silk Road Mountain Race. Read on for details on this stainless steel backcountry hauler, along with some photos of it in action in Kyrgyzstan... The post Reader’s Rig: Max’s Stainless Lisiecki appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
05. Juli, 13:08 Uhr

Diminutive, post-Soviet Georgia is a fascinating land, considerably more dense in heritage and culture than its size would suggest. It’s also a country with an important present-day geopolitical role, being the buffer that it is between Russia and the West. Putting an element of this in context, the route wends its way between the Upper […] The post Georgia’s Caucasus Crossing appeared first on...

Bikepacking
27. Juni, 11:54 Uhr

The Toro Toro National National Park is one of Bolivia’s lesser visited protected areas and lies almost equidistant between Cochabamba and Sucre, making it the perfect pit stop for those riding between the two cities. Geology buffs will be in heaven; buckled ridges soar skyward and caves burrow deep into the earth. In fact, the […] The post Ruta Toro Toro, Bolivia appeared first on...

Bikepacking
18. Juni, 12:48 Uhr

For our fourth installment of One Question, Five Voices, we round up a group of experienced bikepackers and bicycle tourists to find out how traveling by bicycle has informed their understanding of the world today. Find out what important lessons they've learned while pedaling through places unknown... The post One Question, Five Voices: Lessons From The Road appeared first on BIKEPACKING.com.

Bikepacking
06. Oktober, 12:52 Uhr

The Gorgany range lies within the Zakarpattia region in southwest Ukraine in the Outer Eastern Carpathian Mountains. The surroundings are largely traditional farmland with rolling pastures and villages dotting the hillsides, but otherwise the area is quite remote. The lower reaches of the Gorgany Mountains are made up of lush and green spruce forests while […] The post The Gorgany Trail,...