Bike & Gear

The constantly changing bike setup for recent dirt touring. Updated 02.04.24 Other bikes for travel:Rivendell Canti-Romulus (randonneuring)Timberjack Ti (trail and bikepacking)Fairlight Faran 2.5 (mixed/dirt/whatever)Khojana Wala (26″ basic 1990 MTB with S&S couplers, overseas) 2023 Great Divide, Baja Divide, Olympic Peninsula, Vancouver Island Bike: Frame Tumbleweed Prospector v2 Fork Steel stock… Continue reading

Trip Ideas, Planning and Preparation

Trip Ideas 2024: NW Nonstop (June); Great Divide Route (July)Beyond: Southeast Asia; European Divide; Pamir Highway/Tajikistan/Central Asia; Australia Circumnavigation; New Zealand; Trekking in the Indian Himalayas Current Tour Bikes 2023 Tumbleweed Prospector – Rohloff/Schmidt, Maxxis Rekon tires 2024 Fairlight Faran 2.5 – GRX 2×12, 650×47 Panaracer SK Gravelkings. 2017 Surly… Continue reading