Today’s Weekend Snapshot looks back at recent rides and campouts from our global community of bikepackers. In this edition, we check in with three readers who wrapped up their weeks with rides in Scotland, Alaska, and Minnesota. Find their snapshots below, then scroll down to the bottom of this post to submit your own!
Driftless Region, Minnesota, USA
By Nicolette Reker (@Nikity_Nak)
Our first extended bikepacking trip took us in and out of the Driftless Region’s valleys that we are lucky enough to call home. The challenging yet simplistic life on a bicycle for a few days has left us invigorated and ready for the next excursion.
By Mike DeBernardo (@mike_deber)
After about an hour of pathless, boggy hike-a-biking, the sight of Morrison’s Gully on the North side of Sàil Mhòr meant that I would soon return to the theme of my three-day trip: technical singletrack riding (otherwise known as hiking).
White Mountains National Recreation Area, Alaska
By Corrine Leistikow
My husband and I did one last fat bike ride on snow to Richard’s Cabin in the White Mountains north of Fairbanks, Alaska. We had to get on the trail early (by 6 AM) to get to our destination before the snow got too soft for riding.
Send Us Your Weekend Snapshot
We’ll be selecting three photos per week to feature in Weekend Snapshot. Send yours along for consideration, and if it’s selected, we’ll be in touch! Note: we prefer 3:2 ratio landscape oriented photos.
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