Select bike and gear reviews that appear on the Adventure Cycling blog from Adventure Cyclist contributors.
By Aaron Teasdale A look at the gear used for a late-season trip on the Idaho Hot Springs Mountain Bike Route.
By Nick Legan A look at Co-Op Cycles' new ADV line on a three-day tour through the Sonoran borderlands.
By Nick Legan Your house has a foundation, so does your bike fit. Start with your feet and you'll have a strong start for dealing with issues that may arise.
By Alex Strickland Trek's new 1120 is a purpose-built bikepacking machine, but this reviewer has been riding the closely related 29+ Stache for a few seasons. How do the bikes compare?
By Alex Strickland Cycling season kicks off with California's Sea Otter Classic, but does the fast-growing event have anything for a touring cyclist?
By Scott Wilson The Chicagoland Area Bicycle Dealers Association (CABDA) show has become a midwest magnet for new bikes and gear.
By Nick Legan Goodyear gets back into bikes in a big way with tires for every discipline.
By Nick Legan and Alex Strickland Winter is winding down, but whether you're still riding in the cold or looking for gear that transitions to spring, we've got you covered.
By Nick Legan The new Explore line of clothing aimed at adventure cyclists asks how much is the perfect piece worth?
By Nick Legan First Ride Impressions of the Trek Checkpoint
By Ally Mabry and Alex Strickland Two staffers bought the exact same fat bike — after a winter of riding, what do they think?
By Brink Kuchenbrod This Ventana El Gordo has the most conversation-inducing spec we’ve ever seen, the question is whether its strange looks translate into a special performer.
By Nick Legan and Alex Strickland Getting ready for cycling season.
By Patrick O'Grady A disc-equipped take on an old classic — the Fuji Touring Disc looks to add a bit more complication to a simple formula.
By Nick Legan Our annual dive into the tech that keeps our tours on the road. This year's edition features old school, newfangled, and more to get your next trip outfitted.