Watch: How to Pack Your Bike for Bikepacking

Learn how to properly balance your bike and where to put heavy gear and frequently used items with this explainer video from REI.

Bikepacking is gaining steam as a sport, with big brands investing in product design and development. Whether you’re new to the sport or just need a refresher, this video from REI hits all the basics.

And if you’re looking for some wheels, check out our review on the new REI ADV 4.2 bikepacking bicycle.