Bikepacking Gear Talk: Explore More with your Bike

6:30 PM  –  8:00 PM

Asheville REI

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  • Group size: 30
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Learn the fine details of bikepacking, including gear selection, how to get started, and what it takes to tackle routes of all sizes. Led by your local bikepacking gear company; Bikepacking is a great way to cover trails efficiently, allowing plenty of time to enjoy trail vistas, campfires, and maybe a little backcountry night-riding. We'll discuss how to properly prepare for trips ranging from a single overnighter to multi-night journeys. Emphasis will be on gear selection, including how to leverage your BACKpacking gear, pros/cons of specific gear strategies, and how your route contributes to gear decisions. This class is presented by the owner of, an Asheville-based bikepacking gear company.

Asheville REI

31 Schenck Parkway, Asheville, NC 28803

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