Here is some insight to the common questions about BikePacking. (more to come)
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.
According to Bikepacking.com things have evolved into 3 popular genres.
Multi-day Mountain Biking, Ultralight Race & Gravel, and Expedition & Dirt Touring.
a bicycle with a light sturdy frame, broad deep-treaded tires, and multiple gears, originally designed for riding on mountainous terrain.
Light, rugged, reliable gear..
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…
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