The weather in Seattle has turned, almost overnight, from sunny days in the 80s to 50s and constant rain. Here's everything I use to ride comfortably.
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Only when the sun went down did I start second guessing my packing strategy.
I turned my old road bike into an upright snack mule for long days by the lake.
There are tons of forum posts across the internet about refurbishing 80s and 90s steel hybrids and mountain bikes, turning them into tourers, commuters, and gravel bikes. Why?
If you've been wanting to get back out on your bike but aren't sure what to check for before you do, this guide is for you. Below, we outline three critical safety checks to do before you hit the road for a test ride if you have a bike that you haven't used in ages.