Jim Davies photograph accompanying Andrew Eames’ account of cycling around Bhutan

Jim Davies photograph accompanying Andrew Eames’ account of cycling around Bhutan

Photos from Cass Gilbert’s trip across Tierra del Fuego to Ushuaia. More photos and a personal account of the trip over at While Out Riding.

Cass Gilbert’s photographs from a Patagonian trip with Myles Smith. His blog is well worth checking out for tales and photos of cycling in the world’s less frequently visited corners. 

Descending from the Baralacha La pass in India from Paul Jeurissen’s blog.

Descending from the Baralacha La pass in India from Paul Jeurissen’s blog.

Photo from Cass Gilbert’s Peruvian expedition.

Photo from Cass Gilbert’s Peruvian expedition.

Cycling on the North Downs by Jack Thurston. The photo accompanies an article in the Financial Times in which Thurston advocates for S24OS (sub-twenty-four-hour overnights). Makes for an interesting read and shows the value of adventures on your back door step.

Cycling on the North Downs by Jack Thurston. The photo accompanies an article in the Financial Times in which Thurston advocates for S24OS (sub-twenty-four-hour overnights). Makes for an interesting read and shows the value of adventures on your back door step.

Harriet and Neil’s report on cycle touring in the Andes in the Pikes on Bikes blog should hopefully be enough to whet your appetite for travelling off the beaten track. For more practical information on travelling in the region, check out their accompanying website Andes by Bike

Highlights from the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route

The Great Divide Mountain Bike Route crisscrosses the Continental Divide of the Americas from north to south travelling from Roosville, Montana to Antelope Wells, New Mexico.

over the course of 4000 kilometres. This route is defined by the word “remote.” Its remoteness equates with spectacular terrain and scenery. The entire route is basically dirt-road and mountain-pass riding every day. In total, it has over 200,000 feet of elevation gain. Find out more about the route over at the Adventure Cycling Association.

Photo taken from Cass Gilbert and Kurt Sandiforth’s trip from Huaraz to Oyon in Peru. More photos and can be found over on While Out Riding.

Photo taken from Cass Gilbert and Kurt Sandiforth’s trip from Huaraz to Oyon in Peru. More photos and can be found over on While Out Riding.