What are the best bikepacking bikes of 2021? Despite industry setbacks, we still managed to announce 80 new bikes this year and review 20. In this video, Neil walks through our six favorite bikes of the year and the top three audience picks. Plus, we preview the most intriguing rigs of 2022.

In our latest YouTube video, following up the 2021 Gear of the Year Awards, Neil Beltchenko delves into the six best bikepacking bikes of 2021, our three Collective Choice bikes of the year, and six rigs to look out for in 2022. Watch it below, and if you have another bike you’d like to see reviewed in 2022, be sure to leave us a note in the conversation section. Also, find links to past gear of the year articles in the Related Content section below…

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Gear of the Year

Make sure to dig into these past Gear of the Year roundups for the best bikes of each year...



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