Bikepacking The Transcaucasian Trail: Your Input Kindly Requested

Today I’m departing the UK on a brand new adventure. This one’s rather different to my previous trips, in a couple of ways. Firstly, it’s vehicle supported, which means I’ll be carting my bike around on top of a Land Rover. Second, it’s got a broader social & environmental goal…

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What Does The Ideal Cycle Touring Clothing Collection Look Like?

I don’t know about you, but I don’t feel I’ve ever quite solved the cycle touring clothing quandry. Walk into a bike shop or outdoor store and it isn’t quite as simple as finding the ‘cycle touring’ department and taking your pick. I inevitably end up wearing garments – such…

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A Template For Your Complete Fix-Anything Cycle Touring or Bikepacking Toolkit

Last updated in January 2019. Photo above shows an example of a low-budget toolkit costing less than £10 from Poundland. What tools and spares would the ultimate cycle touring or bikepacking toolkit contain? Is it even possible to construct such a list? If it is, which items have earned the strongest reputation…

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