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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Your Proven Packing List for Self-Supported GAP Bicycle Touring [caption id="attachment_19686" align="aligncenter" width="558"] A fully-loaded bike, ready for a self-supported tour on the GAP.[/caption] What to bring on your GAP trail tour is really important! If you’re planning to ride...

Great trip! Our included the right mix of active activities and cultural activities. We saw multiple cities and towns in Cuba and experienced what life is like there. The lodging and food was also an experience and there were surprise additions to most meals. The...

This was a sublime tour. From the bird song cacophony on sunny morning hillside rides to salsa music blaring from the '59 DeSoto Diplomat 'sag wagon' down the valley, this was a wonderful trip through rural western Cuba culminating in a morning ride through La...

I'm not sure this trip can be described in a short review. So much was packed into the 8 days that it was amazing. The tour guides made the complex arrangements flow evenly and were wonderful. Cuba was an eye opener in many ways. The...

Maryland might seem small, just two miles wide at its narrowest point. But the state's whole 250-mile span has an enormous diversity of ecosystems: coastal saltmarshes, the Chesapeake Bay, forests of northern hardwoods, hemlock, and white pine and Appalachian Mountain highlands. [caption id="attachment_19738" align="alignleft" width="387"] Wilderness...

Many cyclists are used to fueling their rides with manufactured energy foods like Clif Bars, chewy sugar blocks and electrolyte drinks like Gatorade. Many cyclists are also familiar with nagging, uncomfortable stomach issues during long rides or workouts. But by using your own homemade energy...

Summertime is wonderful because it's hot! But that can make it tough to ride your bike. Whether it’s dry or humid, the heat can sap your strength and make it hard for you to muster enough energy for a training ride. Even worse, cycling in...

This was a great trip. Even though it rained a lot - we still had a great time. Wilderness Voyageurs had the logistics down to a science and we saw many beautiful sights and many awesome little towns. They even added in a couple of short...

History of the Katy Trail: Turbulent Past, Smooth Present Interstate Connector When the Missouri-Kansas-Texas (MKT) rail line joined forces in 1870, it became the very first rail line connecting the state of Texas with other states. Its inaugural roll into Denison, Texas, on Christmas Day in 1872 launched...