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Packing Light for Bike Touring

Packing Light for Bike Touring

Touring Tips

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on December 10, 2013

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How-to, Tips & Safety, Touring, Touring Tips by Troy Mustache:

When you’re packing light for bike touring, you’re going to have to fight the urge to bring what you want, and instead bring only what you need.

Winter Riding: Get Your Gear Ready

Winter Riding: Get Your Gear Ready

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on December 5, 2013

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Community, How-to, News, Product Reviews, Tips & Safety:

To enjoy winter riding means to be prepared. First, take a look to your bicycle to make sure it is ready to take on the demands of the season.

Dena and kids bundled up for a trip on the Schuylkill River Trail.

5 Tips for Winter Riding With Kids

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on December 2, 2013

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Cargo, Family, How-to, Tips & Safety, Youth:

This is my third winter riding with kids. Each winter my oldest has ridden on our bikes differently, and each year I learn new ways to keep kids warm.

Keep Your Jacket Waterproof … and Clean

Keep Your Jacket Waterproof … and Clean

Product Review: Sport Wash

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on November 25, 2013

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A great rain jacket is an essential part of any commuting cyclist’s arsenal. Skimping on this is a surefire way to find oneself soggy and miserable.

5 Tips for Biking with Kids on One Bike

5 Tips for Biking with Kids on One Bike

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on November 14, 2013

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Advocacy, Art & Education, Cargo, Commuting, Family, How-to, Tips & Safety, Urban, Youth:

We pick routes based on available bike lanes, or lack of cobblestones or trolley tracks. But when you add kids into that mix, how does that effect your route?