BC Epic 1000

BC Epic 1000

If you haven’t been paying attention bikepacking races are sprouting up across North America and around the world.  With unofficial races like the Tour Divide from Banff AB to the Mexican border as inspiration it was only a matter of time before someone made the...
Nelson Range Traverse

Nelson Range Traverse

This route traces a line of old prospecting and logging roads that are seldom traveled.  Bikepacking through the middle of the Selkirk Range south of Nelson BC you will get a chance to ride through stands of old growth cedar bisected by avalanche paths choked...
DIY Frame Bag

DIY Frame Bag

One of my favourite things in life is to figure out how to fix or build something rather than to buy it off the shelf or pay someone else to fix it.  This most certainly applies to bikepacking.  When I started looking around for gear to setup my rig I quickly realized...
Porcelain Rocket World Headquarters

Porcelain Rocket World Headquarters

A spring trip to Calgary AB gave me the opportunity to visit Scott Felter of Porcelain Rocket. If you haven’t heard of PR they are, in my opinion, the premiere bikepacking bag manufacturer in Canada. Felter and his right hand man Tim have been sewing and using this...
Kimberley to Creston

Kimberley to Creston

Finally in late June the snow line in southern BC has receded enough to get into the high country for some sub alpine pedaling. My favourite rides are almost always in higher elevation terrain so I was excited to try a new route through the southern Purcell Range....