Overlanding is about travel, experiences, culture, and yes, to a certain extent, the vehicles. But it’s also about having fun, and I think a lot of people forget that. If you’re so busy obsessing over building the perfect vehicle or doing everything by the book that you don’t enjoy the journey, then what’s the point?…
With a continual torrent of rain and grapple pelting my rainfly I burrowed deeper into my sleeping bag. I had been holed up in my little nylon sanctuary for several hours and the steady assault levied by an early winter storm indicated I had many more hours to go. I didn’t care. I had a…
Deep into the Colombian savanna, a ragtag team of adventurers get caught in a quagmire of mud, sand, piranha, and gunboats.
Before we left, we were repeatedly discouraged by others and by the media. Everyone said these were not safe countries for women to travel in, that a trip like this would be too physically demanding for women, one person even said we would come home in pine boxes. Despite these messages, we overcame our fears and…
The word “epic” gets thrown around way too much these days in the adventure realm – and rarely is it used accurately. But there are quite a few truly epic one-day mountain bike rides in this country for which the word is spot on, and the White Rim Trail (WRT) in Moab Utah is a…
When my headlamp flickered one last time and everything went inky black, I wouldn’t say I panicked, but I was definitely not stoked. I stood in the darkness and looked up, the edges of the canyon walls made visible only by an outline of twinkling stars. With no moon, it was damn dark. I plucked…
Discovering Africa’s treasures one pedal stroke at a time.
Crossing the Country One Bike Trail at a Time
Traversing the expansive wild places of Mongolia.
In the Wake of the Quake: Nepal is Open for Business
Salsa Cycles dispatches a small crew to tour the tall towers of Montana.
I took Salsa Cycles’ newest touring platform to the high peaks of Southern Colorado for a proper shakedown.
Six days, 215 miles in the desert Southwest.
Blending a love of mountain bikes and motorcycles for a five day romp.
From empty voids to steaming volcanoes.
Monica Yeoman of Songbike gives us a rare glimpse of life on the road in Bolivia.
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For a first ever multi-day bikepacking trip, it could have gone smoother, but not any better.
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It was 140 years ago when one man set out to ride a bicycle around the world in what would be only the first of many adventures.