Island mit dem Fatbike © Waltraud Schulze

Cold, colder, Iceland

I’ve always wanted to travel to Iceland, but somehow I never managed to get there, now  I’m finally setting off for my first trip to Iceland in the winter time, accompanied by my fatbike Pilger by Velotraum Pilger with XXL-Rohloff. I’m fascinated by Iceland’s geology, lava  rocks, basalt columns, volcanoes, waterfalls, hot springs and the[…]

Navigation Bikepacking

Offline navigation & tour planning

Navigation has undergone one of the biggest changes in cycle touring over the past years. We remember how we cycled into the desolate high valleys of the Andes fifteen years ago, equipped with hand-drawn maps and compass. We felt like real pioneers, measured the distances carefully with a bike computer for following cyclists and made[…]