Posts in Bikepacking
Backcountry First Aid Kit

“If you’re not wrecking, you’re not riding.” Yeah, it’s a stupid saying—but if you ride, eventually you’ll wreck. When this happens in the backwoods, you need to be ready to get yourself and your friends home safe. Here is a printable Essential First Aid Kit Checklist you can take with you into Walgreens to get ready for multi-day excursions in the backcountry.

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Summertime Bikepacking Essential Gear Checklist

An hour before I set out for an over nighter, whether I’ve been planning it for weeks or it’s a spontaneous trip, I find myself frantically running around my house, trying to remember what all to bring. I doubt I’m the only one who has ever done that before. Here is an Essential Gear Checklist, so you can spend more time on your shred sled and less time tracking down your gear.

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Bikepacking in the Black Hills: A New Approach to an Old Idea

Six of us huddle around our loaded bikes, anxiously packing and repacking our gear, topping off water bottles, and comparing tire pressures. It is the first time Molly and I will bikepack, and I’m feeling the familiar combination of nonchalance and nervousness that I always get before a big day in the saddle. I look at my rig. Did I bring enough? Did I bring too much?

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