When packing up for a tour, I tend to put a big focus on the essentials. Here are four items that may or may not be necessities, so they can be easy to neglect. But all of them are beneficial to have along.
Jan 1, 2019
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The Southern Tier is one of those routes that has a distinct "season" for riding due to the effect extreme weather conditions can have on a cyclist's experience. There are three factors contributing to the extremes: deserts, mountain ...
Dec 14, 2018
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Greg Siple Award winner, Sara Chars, authored this DIY tutorial on making bicycle panniers. Sara led a pannier-making workshop last month as part of her Greg Siple Award outreach project.
Dec 13, 2018
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One of the biggest drawbacks of a long tour, especially for young people, is the expense. Let Jim fill you in on some money-saving tips.
Dec 5, 2018
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There’s nothing like getting your hands dirty planning your own trip to learn all the tricks. Jenn Milyko, Adventure Cycling’s Routes & Mapping Assistant Director, shares the tools she used to plan her 2017 cross-country ride.
Nov 16, 2018
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As touring season ramps up and you’re getting your things together, you may be weighing what you do and do not need to bring, or what you need to make room for as your storage space fills up. Here's how to pare down!
Nov 2, 2018
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Fat bikes create new opportunities on sand and snow. They’ll also have you learning a few new tricks, and Nicholas Carman runs us through the details.
Feb 21, 2018
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Planning a self-contained bicycle tour can be overwhelming. We gathered some valuable tips to help you prepare for an adventure of a lifetime. 
Dec 22, 2015
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When packing for your tour, less is more. Here's how to pare it down and pack it.
Dec 22, 2015
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All you'll ever need to know about bicycle pannier racks. 
Dec 22, 2015
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