Pretty much everyone who owns a frame bag and a couple Voile straps knows that bikepacking.com is THE online publication to follow when it comes to attaching camping gear to a mountain bike and riding off into the sunset.
Their authoritative resources and inspirational stories played a role in leading me on my own journey from pannier-toting tourer to budding bikepacker.
So when they were up for publishing an article about what I learned while transitioning from road touring to bikepacking, I was beyond thrilled! It was an honor to share my thoughts with the broader bikepacking community and see that much of my experience resonated with them as well.
I hope this post will inspire you to give bikepacking a try, and/or remind you why you love it.
More Bikepacking Resources
If you’re into bikepacking, you might also find these helpful:
- Beginner’s Guide to Bikepacking
- How To Carry Extra Water On A Bike
- Budget Bikepacking Gear Ideas
- Full list of Exploring Wild bikepacking resources here!
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