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Bike documents riding and its culture with more depth than any other publication. Featuring the work of mountain biking’s most accomplished writers and photographers, every issue is an illumination of the trends, personalities, destinations and gear that influence and inspire the singletrack lifestyle.
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SEPTEMBER 2015 ISSUE
THE CALL OF KAZBEGI
Four riders venture high into the Caucasus Mountains of the former Soviet Republic of Georgia
carrying enough provisions for nine days of self-supported singletrack exploration, all in a quest to reach the majestic Mount Kazbek.
The destination wasn’t far, but the comforts of home felt worlds away for a trio of novice bikepackers battling relentless rain and wind on an ambitous three-day journey to North Carolina’s Mount Mitchell.
The barriers to bikepacking don’t have to be mind-boggling. Three riders break down their setups for full-suspension bikes and outline their gear preferences for multi-day adventures in the wilderness.
The mountain town of Eagle, Colorado, has quickly become a singletrack utopia.