Day 1 commute with a fully loaded bikepacking rig went great

Alright so today went very good and I'm not that sore. So it went like this, 9.3 miles to work, 10.21 miles bike ride back to home; then of course we headed to the gym for 1.5 hour workout. At work I did 8 miles of walking to add to that workout; now it is … Continue reading Day 1 commute with a fully loaded bikepacking rig went great

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We had to change the date for our Bikepacking trip

Hey gang, so first off I apologize for not posting lately, it's been a really busy time for us as we've been dealing with work schedule changes and a few health issues. We've been very excited about our up and coming first bikepacking trip however I have been dealing with a lot of pain in … Continue reading We had to change the date for our Bikepacking trip

Counting down the days until our bikepacking trip

Now that we're down to 40 days until we head out on our first bikepacking trip we're more and more excited. We stopped into REI yesterday to say hello to Bryce and a few of the other amazing people that work at the Chandler REI; they've been severely helpful in helping us get our gear … Continue reading Counting down the days until our bikepacking trip

47 days until our first bikepacking journey

Counting down the days until our first ever bikepacking trip as it sneaks up on us faster everyday. We're so excited to do this first journey and get some experience with our gear. Today I looked over our Surly Bikes to make sure everything is still doing good since the Surly Ogre and Surly Troll … Continue reading 47 days until our first bikepacking journey

Going over the gear list and how to load

We've been stuck in the heat and have been daily wishing the summer would go away a bit faster so that we may go for some long bike rides. Since our last post we've been doing a lot of work and researching what we should and shouldn't do when bikepacking or hiking given that we … Continue reading Going over the gear list and how to load