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Bike Touring on the Cheap

Have you thought about going on tour, but have had second thoughts due to the associated costs? Well, there are plenty of things you can worry about while on tour (being flattened by a reckless driver, dehydrating in the middle of the desert, getting eaten by a bear, etc.), but money doesn’t have to be one of them.  Touring can be as costly or inexpensive as you’re willing to make it. ...

Packing Light for Bike Touring

Editor’s Note: Winter is a time to look back and to plan for the future. In the coming weeks, our authors will give you tips and stories from their bike trips. With advice from experienced touring cyclists like Tony Mustache and the adventures of a rider who took her first long-distance daytrip this summer, look to Philly Pedals for an escape from the winter slush and ice. You can’t be...