Bicycle Touring Manual

Bicycle Touring Manual

by Rob Van Der Plas
     
 
For touring cyclists, this new edition of Rob van der Plas' best-seller is as essential as a helmet and a tire patch kit. It answers virtually every question a cyclist could have while planning a tour ride, whether it's to the edge of the county or across the continent.

The author is an experienced tour rider who has pedaled across the country and ridden abroad. He

Overview

For touring cyclists, this new edition of Rob van der Plas' best-seller is as essential as a helmet and a tire patch kit. It answers virtually every question a cyclist could have while planning a tour ride, whether it's to the edge of the county or across the continent.

The author is an experienced tour rider who has pedaled across the country and ridden abroad. He uses his vast experience to guide riders around potential pitfalls and mistakes that would otherwise diminish their touring pleasure. Everything from the makeup of the bicycle to packing the essentials and seeking lodging are covered. Safety issues, touring with children and touring abroad are also addressed, and help to make this guide indispensable for the cycling enthusiast.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780933201873
Publisher:
Motorbooks
Publication date:
12/28/1997
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
249
Product dimensions:
7.38(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.67(d)

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