Why hike when you can ride? Grab a bike and some bikepacking essentials and go farther and faster than you could on foot. From adventure-ready gravel and mountain bikes to tents, packs, and more, we’ve got recs below for all the gear you need to get out and ride.
Scratching your head on where to ride? We can help with that, too. From a quick overnighter to multiday coastal tours, we found bikepacking routes that make accessing cool terrain easier—and one of them promises craft beer, too.PLAN YOUR ADVENTURE: 3 MUST-RIDE BIKEPACKING ROUTES