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Bedrock Bags Vishnu Review: Two in One
Bedrock Bags Vishnu Review: Two in One

The Bedrock Bags Vishnu received a complete redesign this year, maintaining the original concept of a small handlebar bag but adding the option to be....

Reader’s Rig: Jambi’s Hunter Cycles Backroad Tourer
Reader’s Rig: Jambi’s Hunter Cycles Backroad Tourer

For this week's Reader's Rig, we head to Berlin to check out our friend Jambi's ultra versatile Hunter Cycles Backroad Tourer, a bike that's been....

2021 Kona Rove Steel Models
2021 Kona Rove Steel Models

Last but not least, Kona also rolled out the 2021 Rove DL and high-end Rove LTD, both with Butted Cromoly steel frames, loads of mounts,....

2021 Santa Cruz Tallboy and Stigmata + Juliana Joplin and Quincy
2021 Santa Cruz Tallboy and Stigmata + Juliana Joplin and Quincy

As part of the their 2021 release, Santa Cruz and Juliana have added new colors and build kits for the Tallboy and Stigmata, and the....

The Soloist’s Checklist: Pre-bikepacking Maintenance
The Soloist’s Checklist: Pre-bikepacking Maintenance

16 bikepacking maintenance steps to prepare your trusty steed for a successful solo backcountry mission… The post The Soloist’s Checklist: Pre-bikepacking Maintenance appeared first on....

Bikepacker’s Guide to Bike Frame Protection
Bikepacker’s Guide to Bike Frame Protection

One downside to using bikepacking bags is that they can rub against and eventually damage your bike. It’s easy to ignore this fact and simply....

Return and Rediscovery
Return and Rediscovery

Mid-Wales is a land of deep reservoirs, expansive forest, and connecting valley roads, crisscrossed by slippery climbs, tufty trails, and boggy moorland. Over a number....

Salsa Timberjack Review: Value Meets Versatility
Salsa Timberjack Review: Value Meets Versatility

Capable and well-specced alloy hardtails that don’t cost a fortune are few and far between—often built with low-end components that aren’t suitable for technical singletrack....

Bikepacking Vancouver Island, by Jenny Tough (Video)
Bikepacking Vancouver Island, by Jenny Tough (Video)

In her latest video, Jenny Tough sets out to find adventure close to home and cycle the length of Vancouver Island in British Columbia. "This....

Reader’s Rig: Afieq’s Soma Wolverine v3.0
Reader’s Rig: Afieq’s Soma Wolverine v3.0

This week's Reader's Rig comes from Afieq Radzuan in beautiful Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, whose Soma Wolverine v3.0 has taken him to the Annapurna Circuit in....

EF Releases New Video of Lachlan Morton’s Kokopelli Adventure
EF Releases New Video of Lachlan Morton’s Kokopelli Adventure

EF Pro Cycling just released a new video of Lachlan Morton's record-breaking Kokopelli Trail ride. Watch it here... The post EF Releases New Video of....

The Curve Titanosaur is the 36er They Hope No One Will Buy
The Curve Titanosaur is the 36er They Hope No One Will Buy

Designed specifically to tackle the rough Australian Outback, the Curve Titanosaur has 36" wheels, loads of mounts, goes fast, and they secretly hope no one....

Marmot Superalloy 2-Person Tent Review
Marmot Superalloy 2-Person Tent Review

Quietly released earlier this year, the Marmot Superalloy is an ultralight, two-person, semi-freestanding tent that weighs just over two pounds and doesn’t skimp on features....

Across Lesotho: Lessons from the Mountain Kingdom
Across Lesotho: Lessons from the Mountain Kingdom

With next to no cycling experience, Johan Wahl and his wife Jana picked up a couple of bargain vintage bikes from their local classified ads....

Kona Teases the Sutra ULTD
Kona Teases the Sutra ULTD

Kona Bikes just teased the forthcoming 2021 Kona Sutra ULTD. Here's what we've gleaned from the photo... The post Kona Teases the Sutra ULTD appeared....

Tales from the Trans South Dakota Race
Tales from the Trans South Dakota Race

Tom Woods discovered beauty and wonder while racing through an area that's often disregarded as "flyover country." Read on for his story of buffalo encounters,....

Gravel Bikepacking Across the Netherlands, by Fernwee
Gravel Bikepacking Across the Netherlands, by Fernwee

Fernwee made this three part video series about a gravel bikepacking trip through the Netherlands with the goal of seeing their grandparents after the Corvid-19....

Reader’s Rig: Jay’s Hoefer Cycles Custom
Reader’s Rig: Jay’s Hoefer Cycles Custom

Our Reader's Rig of the week comes from our friend Jay Ritchey, founder of Bags by Bird and Jay Bird Films, who shares his custom....

2020 Marin Pine Mountain 2 Review
2020 Marin Pine Mountain 2 Review

Marin retooled the 2020 Pine Mountain 2 into a more affordable bikepacking-centric trail hardtail with a record number of threaded eyelets, more progressive geometry, and....

The All-new Transition Spur
The All-new Transition Spur

The all-new Transition Spur looks ready for long rides in the backcountry and multi-day races. Find details and Transition Bikes' launch and tech videos here.......

Home Trippin
Home Trippin

Photographer Chris Hornbecker made this wonderful film about a little bikepacking trip he took on his Kona Libre during Covid-19 quarantine. Watch it here alongside....

Orbit 360: Germany’s First Gravel Series
Orbit 360: Germany’s First Gravel Series

Orbit 360 is the first unsupported, ultra-endurance gravel series in Germany, consisting of 16 routes and including all of the German states. Riders are challenged....

New Big Agnes Scout 1 Platinum Tent
New Big Agnes Scout 1 Platinum Tent

New for this year, the Big Agnes Scout 1 Platinum is their lightest three-season tent available. Weighing in at less than a pound, this trekking....

Patagonia Just Published “A Pedal Through The Prairie”
Patagonia Just Published “A Pedal Through The Prairie”

Patagonia just published Joel Caldwell's account of our scouting trip on the Prairie Breaks bikepacking route: "A bikepacking expedition inspired by one of North America’s....

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