Ten Days on the Colorado Trail

Somewhere in the dregs of January, in the midst of a whirlwind romance, Harris and I started talking about bikepacking the Colorado Trail. The CT had been high on my list to bikepack for many years. But clocking in at nearly 550 miles, with roughly 75,000 feet of elevation gain, it always seemed daunting and … Continue reading Ten Days on the Colorado Trail

Bikepacking the AZT300

Last week I loaded up my trusty Salsa El Mariachi and hit the Arizona Trail with the goal of riding the AZT300 race course. A quick look at the results shows people have done the course ridiculously fast (less than 2 days?!) considering it features 40,000 feet of climbing over 300 miles. But I wasn’t … Continue reading Bikepacking the AZT300