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What is Bikepacking?

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What is Bikepacking?

Riders carry everything they need to stay overnight on their bike.

©Beth Puliti
Definition: Bikepacking is a combination of backpacking and mountain biking. Riders are self-supported, carrying everything they need for this extended ride—including overnight camping gear—on their bike.

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