I like to get away for overnight bikepacking trips. I have a few friends who are excellent company, and don’t get too wound up about my slow riding. (more…)
A quick but challenging overnight plan gets altered due to weather.
A quick snowy overnight fatbikepacking ride and sleep-out in deep fresh snow. Light on words, heavy on pretty pictures.
I’m not complaining about Covid, we’ve all been dealing with it. It has changed us all, and it isn’t on anyone’s list of fun trends. Any child care jobs I had that were cancelled for Covid, no different than anyone else’s. The pandemic hit people hard, in many different ways. I had a sweet summer…
The Burley Piccolo is a a tow-behind half bike for kids who aren’t quite ready to pedal their own bike, but are ready to pedal. I owned one for 8 years, and this is what I thought of it. Spoiler: I used it for 8 years, so you know I probably liked it, a lot.…
The story of my kids’ fatbikepacking rig for the past 8 years, a Salsa Mukluk in size XS, modified for smaller riders.
A Bikepack Canada overnighter becomes a family fatbikepacking ride with one veteran and one new father-daughter bikepacking team.
School exam break was a great time to take some teens fatbikepacking on Lake Minnewanka, here are some pictures and a few words.
A guide on what to pack for your fatbikepack trip. Includes a packing list, recommendations for cooking, clothing, coffee, sleep systems, and more.
As a supplement to my guide to keeping your hands warm in winter, here is a quick instructional video on insulating your handlebar grips before putting your pogies on the bike. https://youtu.be/smK93k1AQVU