Category Reviews

DSP grips and Bontrager carbon bar reviews

Bullet reviews new Lizard Skin grips and a Bontrager carbon fiber handlebar for his Trek Farley. Advertisements

Revelate Designs Handlebar Pocket

A review by the Professor Shortly after getting my fatbike (Surly Pugsley) I began to think about bikepacking. I have been backpacking since I was 11 years old and combining that with bikes is quite appealing to me. I looked around at all the options for carrying things on your handlebars and began experimenting. I […]

Gearing up with the Trek Farley

An article and review by Bullet I’ve begun outfitting the Farley for bikepacking and longer winter rides where I like to have a few extras just in case the weather turns, or I end up out longer than anticipated. As I mentioned in my review of the Farley, I had some concerns with the lack […]

Trek Farley Video Review

A video review by Bullet

Trek Farley: Detailed Review

A Review by Bullet. I’ve had my Farley for a month now and have put about 150 miles on it in just about every imaginable trail condition. I feel I am ready to deliver a competent, informed review. Let’s start with the easy stuff. Cosmetics and Style I’m not crazy about a black paint job on my […]

Dressing for winter riding

Here is an excellent video on dressing for winter riding. Of course everyone is different and may require different layering options, but this is a pretty thorough overview.

Revelate Designs Frame Pack: A Review

A Gear Review by the Prof. Revelate Designs (http://www.revelatedesigns.com/index.cfm) is an Alaskan-based maker of bike packs. They were one of the first to supply cyclists with packs designed to be used without racks. As most of you know, this rack-less bike touring, often off-road, has come to be called bikepacking. It is difficult for some […]