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Taking Your Family Adventure Cycling 4 min read

Bicycling into Utah’s back-of-beyond is a great way to see the state, but it requires a different planning approach than a car-based trip. Here are some tips for an enjoyable, safe, fulfilling ride.

Tim Sullivan
Tim Sullivan
City Planner, Urban Designer, Author
Knobby Tired Nomads 10 min read

Ready for four days and 140 miles of unsupported backcountry adventure by mountain bike in southwestern Utah. Navigating both the Markagunt and Paunsaugunt plateaus, the route's literal high point started near Brian Head on Sidney Peaks Trail at a dizzying 11,000 feet elevation. Follow the incredible story, watch the video, then learn how to plan for your own bikepacking adventure.

Kurt Gensheimer
Kurt Gensheimer
Author and The Angry Singlespeeder
5 Expert Tips to Prepare for Your Utah National Parks Adventure 3 min read

Headed off to one of Utah’s National Parks for vacation? Maybe you have the whole The Mighty Five in your sights? Here's some expert advice on how to prepare.

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