Today was going to be a big day. I was planning to ride 140km with around 3,400m of elevation gain, including one 15km climb and one 20km climb. In my route planning, Ride with GPS had said the maximum gradient would be 18% – and it usually under-estimates! When I told the bar and motel […]
I had the best day today! I rolled out of Albury on the Riverina Highway which was well utilised by trucks and cars. After about 15km I crossed a bridge over the Murray River, then turned onto the Murray River Highway, which is a minor C level road. I stayed on this road pretty much […]
This is post is even more epic than the last one… you have been warned! Enjoy 🙂 Monday 21 May We drive about 15 min to our starting point, just near a little river. I get a photo with some pilgrims and a group photo before we do our ride briefing and head off. I borrowed one […]
This Munda Biddi trip was shared with my girlfriend Annie, another friend Ang who is experienced at lightweight hiking but hasn’t done bike packing previously, and Greg who has done overnight bike trips but staying in motels, this was his first proper bike camping trip. Day 1 – 30 March 2018 (Good Friday) We left […]
Today I mounted up my brand new King Cage Manything Cages with SKS Adaptors onto my front forks for their first test ride. I was using them on my Specialized Crux cyclocross bike, which has carbon forks with no lugs for cages on the forks. I have heard of people using the SKS adaptors on […]
Here are some things that I learnt during my latest bike camping trip on the Munda Biddi – shared so that others can benefit plus so that I can remember for next time! Food Dehydrated eggs are a lot of hassle to make and are not very nice to eat! Don’t go there. Make smaller […]
A guest post from Leanne Phillips describing her bike adventure up Mont Ventoux in France.