From Idea to Reality
Whether you’re dreaming of a cross-continent epic or riding over the next hill to a cozy inn, you’ve come to the right place. As always, we can provide these resources thanks to the support of members like you!
“A goal without a plan is just a wish.”
Don’t sweat it. First, determine your style of bicycle travel and preferred terrain.
Supported Bicycle Touring
Typically, organized tours with varying levels of luggage transfer, catered meals, and accommodations.
Self-Contained Bicycle Touring
Typically, independent or group travel, carrying all of your own gear. Often includes camping but can be inn-to-inn.
Both styles of touring can occur on paved roads, dirt roads, paths, or trails.
Pick a Route
Have a season or place in mind? Know the length of your trip? Time to pick a route based on your style, place, and length.
You’re route-inspired and ready to change gears. When it comes to gear, start with what you have and fill in the essentials.
With your trip approaching, you need to make some moves. We’ve got pro tips to ready the body, the mind, and those repair skills.
“You just keep putting one foot in front of the other foot, and you’ll end up getting there.”
Pack & Go
You’re ready. It’s time to pack and pedal. Here are three steps to get you rolling.