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Bike Touring on the Pamir Highway

BIKE TOURING — THE FUNDAMENTALS

JUST WHAT IS BICYCLE TOURING?

BIKE TOURING VS BIKEPACKING

A fully loaded touring bicycle.
A fully loaded touring bicycle.
A fully loaded bicycle
What a typical bikepacking bicycle looks like.
What a typical bikepacking bicycle looks like.
What a typical bikepacking bicycle looks like.

SELECTING A ROUTE

Man looking at a map and planning his bike route.
Man looking at a map and planning his bike route.
Planning a bike route.

BUDGETING FOR A BIKE TOUR

CARRYING ALL THE GEAR WITH YOU

WHAT IF I AM TOTALLY NEW TO BIKING?

PLAN, GEAR UP AND GO!

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@djrivard @cyclegearlife @thewineplanet @solaskombucha I make wine, cider and kombucha, ride bikes, travel and observe. More here: http://linktr.ee/djrivard

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