About CTL

Your Adventure Starts Here!

Bike touring is more than just a sport - it's an exhilarating lifestyle that invites you to embrace the wonders of the world and embark on unforgettable adventures. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned cyclist, our comprehensive "Bike Touring 101" guide will help you understand the thrilling world of bike touring and bikepacking.

At The Cycle Touring Life (a subsidiary of FREEDOM SPORTING GOODS COMPANY LTD.), we're passionate about exploring the globe on two wheels. With locations and warehouses in both Nova Scotia and Toronto, Canada, our team of experienced cyclists has traveled across Canada, the USA, South America, Europe, Asia, and beyond, learning invaluable lessons along the way. We're here to support, encourage, and equip you with everything you need for your bike touring journey.

Cyclists of all levels can experience the thrill of bike touring, whether it's a short one-day trip or an extended weekend getaway. For the truly adventurous, embarking on a multi-day, week, or even year-long tour offers the ultimate biking experience, complete with camping under the stars and immersing oneself in the journey.

Of course, bike touring requires careful planning, a bit of physical preparation, and the know-how to navigate various terrains and regions. At The Cycle Touring Life, we understand your enthusiasm for exploration, from leisurely rides through the countryside to wild camping, stargazing, and conquering challenging summits. Our mission is to help you create lasting memories with every pedal.

To fully enjoy your bike tour, it's crucial to have the right gear. While some items may not seem essential now, they could prove invaluable during your adventure. Our extensive product range ensures that you're well-prepared for your journey, no matter the destination.

We're more than just a store - we're committed to helping you make the most of your bike touring experience. Join us in embracing this incredible lifestyle and start living the cycle touring life today!


What we offer

You will find the right gear at cycletouring.life whether for your daily commute, a family pedal to the park or beach, a weekend getaway, self-supported endurance event, a tour across the country or around the world. We have it all. 

We have reference material like books, and guides to help you prepare for the trip and know what it takes for the journey.  

Our range of top-quality products will make your bicycle tour what its meant to be: enjoyable, exciting and inspiring. We do not compromise on convenience, simplicity, durability and quality. We have all you need, such as Bike Panniers, bags, racks, to carry all you need during your adventure.  

The camping gear we have is lightweight and durable to make sure you are well-equipped to have the best experience possible on your of your tour. Our lightweight expedition tents, sleeping bags, stove and cooking wear for your journey will make sure your time off the saddle is unforgettable.  

Safety should always be the priority and incorporating this in your planning is a must. Being well equipped for any emergencies will make sure nothing gets in the way of the adventure you deserve. We have a wide range of survival gear that makes sure your journey remains one to remember.  

Remember that the adventure of a lifetime is out there, the world is waiting for you to discover it and the best way to do this in on your bike. 

So, what are you waiting for? Gear up and go!