Scott Stoll logo world traveler. A bicycle wheel and the globe symbolizes Scott's journey around the world on a bicycle.

Bicycle Tourer

Adventures by bicycle aka bicycle touring and bikepacking. If you are a bicyclist, bicycle tourist or bikepacker submit your journey here. We also feature some stories about bicycle gear.

British explorer Jock Wishart and Old Pulteney Single Malt Scotch Whisky have unveiled a remarkable mission to conquer what could be one of the world’s last great "firsts" -- the first rowing attempt to one of the world’s Poles.
The story that led to being a Cultural Ambassador. Dennis and Scott get stuck in the mud in the Gran Chaco Desert and are rescued by an Argentinian family.
Here's a little story from Peter Gostelow, a friend cycling Africa that recently had a misadventure with a machete.
Today’s interview is with Scott Stoll, author of the book Falling Uphill, founder of the adventure travel community The Argonauts, and perpetual traveller.  He’s currently cycling around the world.  Yes, cycling – as in on a bicycle.
At first Heinz Stucke, the man who is rumored to have done more bicycle touring than anyone in history, was just a rumor. Then I met someone who met someone who met Heinz, and then not too long ago I met someone who met Heinz, confirming that he is still going.
Here's a guy that combines two of my loves of life—bicycling and eating. I expect he's got some great recipes for grasshoppers somewhere in here :)
His assistant said, "I can't believe you rode a bicycle around the world and are complaining about the sun in Milwaukee." For the record, I'm burnt! But it is funny how every one eventually says, "For a guy who biked the world, you [insert insult] !"
After cycling up the West Coast, and struggling with a worn out bicycle, including a cracked fork and broken front axle, and a worn out body, including creaky knees and a dislocated rib, I decided to recuperate at my family's home in Waukesha, WI. My re-imagination of my book tour is going well.
Scott circumnavigates North America on a bicycle towing a trailer of books and invites you to join him.
Ian Hibell is a bicycle tourer that makes me feel like I should take the training wheels off my bike. Ian traveled 10 times further than what I did, about the equivalent of 10 times around the equator over his 40-year travel career.
Chris Pederson and Danny Stitt are about to begin a bicycle tour of Africa. They will be taking the eastern route from Kampala through Tanzania and Mozambique.
I had no wish to cycle in Taiwan. It’s only because a mate of mine teaches English in Taipei. I guess you could call that inspiration.