bikerafting culture of safety

Creating a Bikerafting culture of Safety: How to learn what you need to know

Part #2, What is “The Culture of Safety” and why is it relevant to bikerafters? Plus Luc Mehl”s Safety & Rigging tips By Lizzy Scully, Steve “Doom” Fassbinder, Luc Mehl and Andy Toop. There’s much adventurers need to consider to safely start bikerafting. I won’t cover all points here, but I want to give you…

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The [Bike] Packraft Handbook: Bikerafting Safety & Risk Assessment

Part #1, An Introduction to bikerafting safety and Risk ASsessment, an Excerpt from The Bikeraft Guide In 2022, Steve and I published the first edition of The Bikeraft Guide, a book we assembled during the pandemic. I interviewed dozens of people and read from dozens of obscure blogs to report the history. And we gathered…

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What is Bikerafting? The Definition of Bikerafting

Bikepacking + Packrafting = bikerafting Excerpts from The Bikeraft Guide by Lizzy Scully & Steve “Doom” Fassbinder. The Definition of Bikerafting Simply put, bikerafting is a human-powered, multi-sport adventure activity whereby you use bicycles and packrafts, carrying one on the other depending on the terrain you’re crossing. Regardless of the length of a trip—single-day urban…

Jon Bailey shredpacking in the San Juan mountains.

Shredpacking Basics: Setup & Handling of a Loaded Bike on Trail

Shredpacking Basics Part 2: Handling​ Videos & story by Liz Sampey. Photos by Steve Fassbinder. Liz  has worked as a PMBIA-certified mountain bike skills instructor for eight years. The PMBIA methodology works to teach any discipline of mountain biker at any level. She’s taken her knowledge and experience of bikepacking and applied their proven system…