Bikepacking Gear Essentials
Our top bikepacking gear picks to help you start planning your first trip
Bikepacking is a blend of biking and backpacking, offering riders a new way to explore remote areas and travel further distances over the course of several days. Bikepacking has grown in popularity in recent years, and so has the gear needed for these multiday, two-wheeled adventures. Looking to gear up for an overnight biking adventure? Here are a few key elements of a bikepacking setup and the products we recommend for a successful ride.
MSR: TrailShot Pocket-Sized Water Filter
Sawyer: Squeeze Water Filter System
LifeStraw: Personal Water Filter
Interested in the rest of the key elements of a bikepacking set up? Read here.
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Faster and more efficient than pumping or waiting for chemical treatments, the Sawyer Squeeze System offers on-the-go hydration at a good flow. This product is long-lasting, affordable, reliable, cleanable, and very user-friendly.