When we were planning our recent family bike tour, one of our big decisions was whether to use a bike trailer to carry one or two children in or to just use a cargo bike at home.
After seriously considering a bike trailer, we ultimately to just use a cargo bike instead. Here are some we considered in our decision.
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To pass the time while we were riding my wife taught the rest of us a car game she learned growing up in Vermont. The game involves counting animals you see along the road. The game itself is now near extinction as a car game with the amount of driving that now happens on interstates and in cities.
She knew the game as “Bury your Pooches” or just “Pooches”.
In her childhood version,
Continue reading Counting Cows: Our Favorite Family Bike Touring Game
From my experience bike touring, here are the top tools to use to plan and navigate a bike route:
Continue reading Top Five Tools for Bike Tour Route Planning