Ryan Sigsbey on the Monumental Loop7 Apr 3 Ryan Sigsbey / plog
Ryan Sigsbey first took on the Monumental Loop in 2017 and returned a year later to finish it. Find his account alongside an excellent gallery of photos in our latest Ride Gallery. Plus, notes on tire selection and the route’s difficulty…
314 mi. / 505 km5 days
Trans-WNC (Western North Carolina)55 Jul 18 Ryan Sigsbey USAThe Trans-WNC bikepacking route runs the length of the North Carolina Appalachians and takes in some of the best singletrack in the Blue Ridge. As part two of four in the greater Southern Highlands Traverse, the Trans-WNC starts at the terminus of the Virginia Mountain Bike Trail (VMBT) and finishes at the head of the Trans North Georgia (TNGA).