Grand Bikepacking Journeys, Riding Iconic Routes around the World.
Providing independence, reward and a closeness with nature, cycling is among the best ways to explore. This title compiles the most iconic routes that any long-distance cyclist should aim to complete. Cyclist extraordinaire Stefan Amato proposes global must-ride itineraries, describing the history and geography of each route. Stefan also provides handy tips on planning, equipment and tackling challenges, giving all pedallers something to aim for.
With more people packing their panniers every year, Grand Bicycle Journeys compiles the most iconic routes that any self-respecting long- distance cyclist aims to complete.In this follow-up to the hugely successful Bikepacking, cyclist-extraordinaire Stefan Amato proposes global must-ride itineraries: the Iditarod across Alaska, the Trans-Pyrenees between France and Spain, the Ruta Austral in Patagonia, and many more. Describing the history and geography of each route along with hidden gems, Stefan gives handy tips on planning, equipment, and tackling the unique challenges.
This book will inspire readers of all levels to get on their bike, and give obsessed pedallers something to aim for.
Format: Hardcover, Full Colour, 288 Pages
Dimensions: 29cm x 22.5cm
Publisher: Die Gestalten Verlag