Cross Canada: Packing List

As my departure date grows closer so does my panic and anxiety getting everything done.  Not only am I packing for my first fully self-supported long distance bike ride, but I am also moving out of my home – selling… Read More ›

Cross Canada: Trial Ride

“You, can do this!” In some FAQ section I came across while researching my bicycle trip across Canada there was the question: “Could a person on a loaded bike go faster than a bear?” Now despite the fact I find… Read More ›

Bike Repair Class–Day 1

I have a very limited and somewhat embarrassing amount of knowledge about bicycle maintenance. My mom and I, who have done some cycle-touring together, have a joke about our pretend bike maintenance sessions.   Neither of us have any idea what… Read More ›