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Unhurried: The joy of slowing down

Markus Stitz is an Edinburgh-based filmmaker, photographer, writer, and the founder of Bikepacking Scotland. You…

How to bikepack across dangerous countries

If you've spent any time at CyclingTips over the past few years you've probably come…

Video: Bikepacking for conservation in Colombia

In February 2020, ultra-endurance cyclist Lael Wilcox, adventure rider Joe Cruz, and filmmaker Rugile Kaladyte…

Video: Bikepacking for conservation in Colombia

In February 2020, ultra-endurance cyclist Lael Wilcox, adventure rider Joe Cruz, and filmmaker Rugile Kaladyte…

Lachlan Morton's latest: 719 km in 43.5 hours through the Badlands of Spain

Lachlan Morton set off on Sunday from Granada, Spain, and is already back, 719 kilometers…

The space between us: Chasing distance in the wilds of western Scotland

Markus Stitz is an Edinburgh-based filmmaker, photographer, writer, and the founder of Bikepacking Scotland. You…

'Choosing to Live' is a gorgeous gut-punch of a cycling video

Some cycling videos hit you with flashy stunts. Others make you laugh. But ‘Choosing to…

The first-time bikepacker, her $350 MTB, and a 1,500 km ride across Mexico

For most people that tackle a long journey on two wheels, there's a long period…

Bikes of the Bunch: A retired pro's Belle Cycles A.T.E.R exploration rig

Here’s something a whole lot different. Built for multi-day all-terrain adventures and with a design…

Photo gallery: The savage beauty of the inaugural Atlas Mountain Race

In February 2020, 185 riders from 27 countries headed to Morocco for the inaugural edition…

No Stone Unturned: A solo bikepacking journey through Kyrgyzstan

In August 2019, German adventurer Markus Stitz set off on a 10-day bikepacking trip through…

Bikepacking New Zealand's South Island: 10 days, 1,200km and plenty of gravel

In late 2019 Minas Aroney and his mate Karl got off a ferry at the…

Curve’s Walmer handlebar is very, very wide

Curve’s new handlebar is so wide, it tried entering a wide handlebar competition but got…

Bikepacking the Empty Mountains

There’s a region in north-east Spain they call Serranía Celtibérica. It's vast, sparsely populated, imposingly…

Video: A father and daughter's inspiring bikepacking ride through Central Asia

What better way to spend quality time with a family member than on a shared…

The Clan's calling: A Pan Celtic race across Scotland, Ireland and Wales

On July 7th 2019, 84 riders set out from Inverness to race across three Celtic…

'Bikepacking paradise': A week of riding in the mountains of Oman

Oman might have hosted a professional bike race since 2010 but it's not a country…

Tailfin T1 rack and Super Light pannier review

The recent growth of all-road and gravel riding has ushered in a new appreciation for…

Inflection point: My ride across America (half a lifetime ago)

The guy with the shotgun showed up just as we were setting up the tent.…

Otso Warakin frameset review: All packed up and everywhere to go

Oftentimes when we head out on our bikes, we have a certain goal in mind.…

Rides to Remember: Exhausted, hungry and beaten in Spain

Dirty and exhausted I am sitting on the curb at a gas station considering my…