Featured, Guides, Interviews, Routes

Daypacking with Dutch photographer Erwin Sikkens

Some new fad? The next big thing? No, not really, just a brilliant tongue-in-cheek way to describe big rides and taking in more of the great outdoors. We chatted to Dutch gravel king Erwin...

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News, Routes

Short Film: Unhurried — The John Muir Way

Introducing ‘Unhurried’, a new film celebrating the experience of bikepacking Scotland from coast to coast on the John Muir Way from bikepacker and filmmaker Markus Stitz. In...

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Bike Reviews, Featured, Reviews, Routes

Temple Adventure Disc 1 review

Go back a few years, or even decades, and the classic style of the Temple Cycles Adventure Disc 1 wouldn’t look at all out of place. Today, this classic style  meets 21st Century...

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Bucket List Rides, Featured, Journal, Routes

Racing Badlands: 720 km of Spanish high mountains, desert and coastline

In early September 2020, Marcus Nicolson from Glasgow, Scotland, took part in the inaugural Badlands self-supported gravel bikepacking race around the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Southern...

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Featured, Journal, Routes

Racing the inaugural Great British Escapade

As I rolled down to the start of the inaugural Great British Escapade, I reminded myself of my plan: simply, to finish the 300 mile (482 km) route within the allotted three days. For me,...

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Journal, Routes

Short Film: Drovers, PerthshireGravel.com

Filmed on the Drovers Trail, a new 331 kilometre (206 mile) gravel bikepacking route in Scotland, the short film ‘Drovers’ explains the history of the ancient drove roads, an...

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Featured, Journal, Routes

Into the storm: Black Mountain overnighter

The icy rain blew up the pass, driving into our exposed cheeks like stinging needles as we pedalled down off the Brecon Beacons from Bwlch Cerrig Duon. Still mentally on edge from the...

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Featured, News, Routes

The Dirty Reiver Regional

Missing out on the Dirty Reiver this year? Why not take part in the Dirty Reiver Regional, with routes all over England, Scotland and Wales or make your own? The team behind the Dirty...

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Featured, Routes

Bristol Green Belt 360 gravel route

Born out of doorstep exploring during the UK’s lockdown, the Bristol Green Belt 360 gravel route is a complete circumnavigation of the UK’s fifth largest city, taking in...

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Bucket List Rides, Featured, Journal, News, Routes

New King Alfred’s Way bikepacking route from Cycling UK

Sewing together a real patchwork of different landscapes from chalk downs to rolling crop fields and leafy forest, the King Alfred’s Way showcases some of the finest off-road riding in...

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