Backcountry Backpack Shootout

This shootout is between two up and coming outdoors gear companies – Black’s Creek, and Teton Sports. Both make excellent gear that’s worth checking out – but if you are looking at a mid-size back-country pack that will really earn its keep in that coveted 3,000 CI/60 Litre range, which is best? Continue reading “Backcountry Backpack Shootout”

Build Review of the Seven Cycles Sola SL Custom

I have now put in over 300 km of varied riding on my brand new custom Sola SL from Seven Cycles, assembled to my specifications by Scott from Cosmic Cycles in Flagstaff.

With 300 kilometers on the bike, I’m now ready to do a writeup on first impressions, build quality, handling, and general value.

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