Bikepacking might be the ultimate minimalist activity. Carrying the bare necessities on your human-powered transport machine you can literally go from your front door to the back of beyond under your own, leg-generated steam. We’ve got heaps of ideas for overnight or multi-day bikepacking adventures and all the info on how to get started. So load up, lube up (chafing is bad) and pedal on.

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