• itsmeerl posted a new activity comment 6 years ago

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    I’ve done the ride before but it was with support. Did it in ’08 with my Father as he rode across Canada, I did the Vancouver to Calgary with him. My Mother met us at the end of the day with the gear in their VW van. This time its self supported so carrying all the gear.

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    In reply to: Leon H posted an update in the group Camping, Luggage & Touring Gear Discussion: I have a fairly comprehensive list of things I take with me when I go away that I’ve been working on for about the past 10 years […] View

    I have been using a Hennessy Hammock for the past few years and its been the best sleeps I’ve had on the road. I’m not sure if I will ever go back to a tent. I’ve combined that with a Big Agnes sleeping bag and pad which is integrated with the sleeping bag so it always stays under you. The rest of my gear I park under the hammock and it stays nice…[Read more]

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    • Welcome to WorldPedal :),

      Vancouver to Calgary sounds cool! Is that your first cycle touring trip?

      • I’ve done the ride before but it was with support. Did it in ’08 with my Father as he rode across Canada, I did the Vancouver to Calgary with him. My Mother met us at the end of the day with the gear in their VW van. This time its self supported so carrying all the gear.