bicycle parts

bicycle parts

May
17

Happy feet make for happy cycling

There are a few sports you can do barefoot, but bike touring isn’t one of them. Comfortable, well-fitted footwear along with pedals that fit…

Oct
22

Winter’s coming. Keep riding.

Shorter days. Colder temperatures. And possibly even snow or ice. If you think winter is a time to put your bike away in storage, think again. In…

Aug
17

Mirror, mirror on the bike (or helmet, or sunglasses, or arm)

When it comes to bicycle touring safety accessories, helmets seem to get all the attention. We require all our guests and guides to wear them when…

Feb
18

Sometimes biking can be a pain in the butt!

While you might think that your legs are doing all the hard work when you are on a bicycle tour, some would argue that your rump and crotch work even…

Mar
14

How to adjust your helmet and why we want you to bring your own on tour

We are often asked why we require women to bring their own helmets on tour with them and don't provide them ourselves.  The reason we do this is…

Mar
13

Blogging their way across the USA

Two of the women who are riding across the USA on our Southern Tier Cross Country tour are blogging their way across the country so we can all share…