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Dalton Highway Dream

I was 50 miles into a trip I’ve dreamt of for years.

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Bikepacking The Continental Divide Trail - Wyoming

The CDT (Continental Divide Trail) in Colorado had wrecked us: incessant climbing and descending, high altitude and running from storms. I’d be lying if I hadn’t said on multiple occasions, “I can’t wait until the Great Basin in Wyoming”.

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Holyland MTB Challenge: Part Three - Desert Dash To The Finish

This day, and the whole last few hundred kilometers to the finish in general, felt a whole lot more serious than any other prior section.

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Almanzo Memories

This past May, I had the good fortunate to ride the Almanzo 100 for the third time. For those not familiar, the Almanzo was a free gravel race put on by Chris Skogen through the rolling farm country of southern Minnesota.

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Colorado Colossal Bikepacking Trip - Gear List

My gear list for the Colorado Colossal trip was a slightly slimmed down version of the gear list I’ve developed over the years on other bikepacking trips. Every trip I do produces a gear list that is slightly different than the trip before.

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Breathing In The Vapor

As I clipped in to leave one of the riders gently grabbed my arm stopping me, “Do you have it in you?” he asked. “Of course I do!” was all I said. I hoped I was right.

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Nuts & Bolts Of Bikepacking The Camino De Santiago

Bikepacking the Camino De Santiago was an incredible experience. Here are some of the details of our trip.

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Iceland - Land Of Fire, Ice & Fatbike Dreams: Part Three

On nearly every long, strenuous and committing trip there will come a point where my energy output outweighs the fuel I am putting into my body. Once those familiar pangs become a constant companion, I know that they most likely will remain with me for the remainder of my journey…unless I consume massive amounts of calories.

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Archipelago Adventure: A Story Of New Friends & New Places

A story of new friends and new places…all made possible by the passion for cycling.

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Ten Takeaways From Bikepacking The Colorado Trail

Throughout my years of riding I have completed 100-mile mountain bike and gravel races, 12-hour solo mountain bike races, and a handful of double centuries on a road bike. When considering my next cycling challenge I knew I wanted to try a multi-day bikepacking trip.

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