This is the must-have mountain-biking guide for anyone who bikes the backcountry of the North Cascades and Olympics! Extending from I-90 north to the Canadian border, this unique region offers cyclists of all levels of experience leisurely cruises on abandoned railroad grades, challenging tours of rarely used logging roads, and much more. With 60 routes to choose from, you'll have all the details you need at your fingertips, such as skill level required, distance, elevation gain, mileage, and best time of year to ride.Bicycle Repair Kit: Carry a repair kit that is equipped to do at least a minimum of emergency repairs in the woods. Always ... repair. Spills are frequent when riding and riders seem to spend a lot of time comparing bruises and scrapes. ... Carry several cravats for strapping up sprained or broken extremities and cracked ribs.
|Title||:||Mountain Bike Adventures in Washington's North Cascades and Olympics|
|Publisher||:||The Mountaineers Books - 1996|