Category Archives: Videos

Ask The Pros: Fixing Sticky Zippers on Bikepacking Bags

Zippers are the weak point on pretty much all bikepacking bags, but nobody really talks about them. I finally decided to devote a video to often overlooked zipper maintenance. I chatted with eight of the best bag makers out there … Continue reading

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I Think He’s Got the Bug: Caleb’s 1st Bikepacking Adventure

If you haven’t noticed, I get stoked on stoking others out on riding bikes. One of my biggest joys in life, actually. Rarely ever do I get the chance to take a “never-ever” out on their first bikepacking adventure. So… … Continue reading

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Fat Bike Curious? The 2021 Salsa Mukluk May Be The Ticket

I’ve been riding fat bikes for close to a decade now. Wow, I’m getting old. My battle-tested Salsa Mukluk has served me well for 8 years, and realistically, I’m due for an upgrade. My buddy, Wade, just bought a new … Continue reading

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Ride Report: The Fabled Fisher Creek Singletrack

Isn’t it a great feeling to check items off your bucket list? I sure get a kick out of it… especially when it’s my “singletrack bucket list”. Well, I’ve been hearing about Fisher Creek since before I moved to Idaho, … Continue reading

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Reflecting on the Smoke N Fire 420 Bikepacking Race – A Video Blog

A few of weeks ago, I decided to take a crack at the Smoke N Fire 420 bikepacking race. In the Covid-era, it’s one of the few bikepacking events that didn’t have the Grand Depart cancelled… although it was staggered, … Continue reading

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Weighing and Unpacking my Fully Loaded Tour Divide Bikepacking Rig = Man it’s heavy.

I’ve been looking forward to making this video for a while! I love to geek out on all the bikepacking gear and prep, and I’ve been super curious what the whole setup weighs once it’s locked and loaded. Many people … Continue reading

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Youtube 2K Subscribers and Bikepacking Survival Video

Wow. Can’t believe our micro-sized Youtube channel just passed the 2,000 subscriber milestone! I started making videos about stuff I love (family adventures, riding bikes, bikepacking, etc) in February. It’s all for fun, and the feedback has been super positive … Continue reading

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A Mini Getaway to Redfish Lake = AWESOME Sauce

Redfish Lake.  An iconic spot just outside of Stanley, Idaho – nestled just below the rugged and breathtaking Sawtooth Mountains.  We were camping in the area, and I found a loop around the lake on MTB Project.  Decided to give … Continue reading

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Niner RKT9 RDO Everesting Bike Check

A handful of people have asked me to detail the bike I used for Everesting.  I decided to oblige.  I already have a page with all the specs of my Niner RKT9 RDO, but I also made a video.  Check … Continue reading

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Nutrition & Hydration Strategy for Everesting / Long Bike Rides

For most of us, simply finishing an Everesting Challenge bucket list achievement, and will probably be our hardest day ever on a bike.  Many of you have been asking me about ideas for fueling your body for a successful go … Continue reading

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