Links to general websites about bikepacking and ultra-distance cycling are listed below. The other parts of this website contain pages about most topics related to bikepacking and include many other external links:

The Rider Ride Far, Part I: The Rider – pages on preparing mentally, physically and logistically for bikepacking races
The Bike Ride Far, Part II: The Bike – pages on bike components, accessories and maintenance
Race Information Ride Far, Part III: Bikepacking Race Information – pages on specific bikepacking races


Ultra-Distance Cycling

Ultra-distance cycling – Wikipedia page
Blue Dot Riders – Ultra-distance cycling community and blog
boundproof – Ultra-distance cycling blog
Ride All Night – Bikepacking tips from a Trans Am Bike Race veteran
The Adventure Syndicate – Female-focused endurance cycling website
Riding Ultras – Lists of ultra-distance cycling races and blog
DotWatchers – List of bikepacking races, riders and results
Long- and Ultra-distance cycling forum – part of bikeforums.net
UltraMarathon Cycling Association – Focused on supported ultra-distance races
Ride Farther – News about RAAM

Off-Road Bikepacking

Bikepacker
Bikepacking.net
Bikepacking.com
Bear Bones Bikepacking
Gravel Cyclist
ADVNTR – Aventure Cycling
MTB-Cast

General Cycling Media with Bikepacking Content

road.cc – UK-based general cycling website
CyclingTips – Australia-based general cycling website
Global Cycling Network – YouTube channel
The Bike Show – podcast with touring and ultra-distance coverage
The Hidden Athlete – podcast interviewing endurance athletes

Maps & Route-Planning Websites / Apps

TrackLeaders
Strava
Strava Heat map
mapmyride
Ride With GPS
GPSies
bikemap
Bike Route Toaster
Garmin Connect
Google Maps
ViaMichelin
Bing Maps
OpenStreetMap (download OSM maps for GPS devices)
maps.me
EasyRoute

Indexes of Passes / Roads

climbbybike
Cycling Cols
Cycling the Alps
Virtual Alps
BIG Cycling
Highest paved roads in the Alps
Dangerous Roads
Club des Cent Cols – French
Cols Cyclisme – French
salite – Italian
Zanibike – Italian
CicloManiac – Italian
Altimetrias – Spanish
Quaeldich – German

Bike Touring / Travel

Cycling About
Trento Bike Pages
Crazy Guy On A Bike
Adventure Cycling Association (USA)
Cycling UK – formerly Cyclists’ Touring Club (CTC)
Cycle Far
Far Ride
MightyGoods – interviews with bike tourers
Warm Showers
Ultralight Bicycle Touring
Apidura Adventure Series

Blogs / Vlogs / Podcasts / Tour reports

Col Collective
Cycling Challenge
Cycloclimbing
Race Ride Seek (Curve Cycling podcast)
A Swiss With A Pulse
The Loong Way Home
Chris Bennett
Juliana Buhring
Bike Wanderer
Gypsy By Trade

Other

Bike Hub – Cycling & the Law – UK focused
Bicycle Law – US focused
Road Bike Rider

Please Contact Me if you know of a relevant website that is missing from these lists.

Last page udate: February, 2018