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The Practical Guide to Bicycle Touring is a comprehensive guide on how to get started in the wonderful sport of long distance bike touring. The authors have spent countless hours touring by bike throughout the United States, Australia and across Europe and want to share their experience with you.
Designed for both beginners and experienced cyclists, this guide is your complete source of practical information on how to plan and do a multi-day or multi-week bike tour.
This book includes information on bicycle safety, selecting a touring bike, touring equipment, how to pack for an extended bicycle tour, how to plan your route, where to stay, and much more.