Video: How to Prepare for a Long Distance Bicycle Tour

February 22, 2012

Don't put off that long-distance bike tour! You can do it! To get you started, Adventure Cycling teamed up with America ByCycle to produce this fun overview of how to prepare for your long-distance cycling adventure. Strap on your helmet and get ready for the ride of a lifetime!

Now, check out Adventure Cycling's online resources to help you get started with planning your long-distance bike trip:


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Anonymous February 23, 2012, 5:31 PM

Awesome video! Noticed the W&OD trail and rei in baileys ;)

Dave February 23, 2012, 3:30 PM

Reading this while on my bicycle trip from Seattle to LA, video has good points

Sarah, Sales/Shipping February 22, 2012, 10:57 PM

what a fun video! now i'm totally in the mood to go on a bike tour!

WendyLooWho February 22, 2012, 10:20 PM

Great video. Makes me want to plan a trip!

Rachel, Graphic Designer February 22, 2012, 3:10 PM

i love this!

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