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What is the Cycle Touring Life?

Bicycle Touring is far more than just a simple sport. It is a lifestyle that enables you to see through life and seek out the adventure that the world has to offer. Bicycle touring can be one of the most fulfilling activities one can get into. Often it becomes a lifelong passion. 

For those just getting into bike touring or bikepacking, this fundamental "Bike Touring 101" article will explain what this is all about. 

The people behind The Cycle Touring Life know what its like being on a saddle and exploring the world from that perspective. Traveling all over Canada, the USA, South America, Europe, Asia and beyond has taught us a thing or two about this amazing mode of travel. We are here to help, promote the the cycle touring life and provide you with all the gear you need for it 

Most bicycle tourists choose a short-term tour like a one-day or perhaps a weekend. However, a growing population seek the adventure this brings will tour for days, weeks or even years on their bicycles and camp during the trip to get the best that the journey will bring.  

As exciting as it sounds, bicycle touring does requires some planning, at least a minimal amount of physical training, not to mention the ability to survive through the terrain or region you are travelling so you can enjoy the tour to its fullest. We understand your love and excitement and need to ride. Whether this includes a local countryside tour, wild camping, star gazing at night, far from civilization, feeling the winds gusting through you, the rush you get after you reached the summit of that steep hill and gathering all the great memories along the way.  

To make the tour memorable and enjoy it to the fullest, you need to make sure that you are equipped with the proper gear that you need during your tour. There are a lot of things that you may not think of now but they do come in handy during the trip.You will need to have the proper gear according to where you are going to ensure a great and unforgettable journey.  

Choosing the right gear is important and we have you covered with a complete range of products that are needed during the ride. We are not just selling products but want to make sure that each bicycle tour is enjoyed to the fullest.  

We are all about this great lifestyle, the cycle touring life!

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!