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Head for the hills on a bikepacking adventure

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Put simply, bikepacking means strapping a load of essential camping gear to your bicycle and heading for the wild blue yonder. The idea has been around for ages but has only started to take off in recent years. Trips can lead you through some challenging terrain and communing with nature means spending nights sleeping in a compact tent, a hammock or under a tarp. The bikepacking concept comes from the United States where mountain bikers on long-distance races started asking themselves where to put the luggage without compromising the off-road capability of their two-wheelers. They came up with…

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