What is Bikepacking?
Bikepacking is cycle touring off-road, a discipline that has been around as long as people have been riding bikes. However its recent popularity can be linked inextricably to the explosion of lightweight equipment available now.
How do you Bikepack anyway?
According to Bikepacking.com things have evolved into 3 popular genres.
Multi-day Mountain Biking, Ultralight Race & Gravel, and Expedition & Dirt Touring.
What is a moun·tain bike?
a bicycle with a light sturdy frame, broad deep-treaded tires, and multiple gears, originally designed for riding on mountainous terrain.
What gear do I need for Bikepacking?
Light, rugged, reliable gear..
How to route plan your Bikepacking Adventures
Ways to plan your routes include, paper maps, GPS apps, online resources, friends suggestions, and so on….
Each of these has its place, and can work in conjunction to provide you the best possible route and hint at certain things you should consider.
Services (water, camping spots, food, etc…)
and the list goes on…