In Gravel Cycling: The Complete Guide to Gravel Racing and Adventure Bikepacking, accomplished gravel cyclist Nick Legan shares his love of this unique style of riding as well as a complete guide on preparing for your own adventures off the beaten path. Readers will see Legan’s favorite gear, tips for modifying your bike or shopping for a new one, and profiles of iconic races and routes.
Legan has selected some of his favorite online videos of gravel grinders (timed group rides) and adventure cycling (self-supported, multi-day trips).
Dirty Reiver (1 minute)
Wyoming’s Red Desert Great Basin (4:53)
Colorado Trail Race (530 mile trail ride, video is 30 minutes)