cycling in ouachita national forest

Exploring Waldron, Arkansas: And the Ouachita National Forest

“Waldron offers small-town atmosphere in the midst of the Ouachita Mountains and the Ouachita National Forest. Surrounded by forested ridges and wide valleys, the town is located in Scott County, fifty miles south of Fort Smith.” – “Camping, hiking, fishing, hunting, scenic driving, and other activities are available within the forest. The 960-acre Lake […]

handlebar bag made from bicycle tires

BUCK!T UWMiniBARbag Handlebar Bag Review: Made from an Upcycled Gravelking SK Tire / Tyre!

Who is BUCK!T? “Hi! We’re Craig & Jamaica, and we run this bicycle-based, eco-business in Girona, Spain. We produce handmade products from a variety of upcycled bicycle parts, tyres and tubulars of all colours, styles and descriptions!” – “We travel absolutely everywhere by foot or bicycle and don’t own a car, never have! Wherever […]

ENVE ag25 foundation gravel wheelset review

ENVE AG25 Foundation Gravel Wheelset Review: Lower Priced + 5 Year Warranty

“ENVE was built upon a foundation of a more perfect ride experience delivered by crafted carbon wheels and components. Our aftermarket introduction in 2007 marked the moment in time where vision turned reality and cyclists around the world began to experience the ENVE difference. More than a decade later, our appetite for innovation and crafted […]

2021 rocks roads and reggae atomik adventures

2021 Rocks, Roads & Reggae: High Springs, Florida – Day 1 of the Mixed-Surface Fun!

“Atomik Carbon was born during mountain biking trips in the Blue Mountains of Jamaica, and now we’re bringing the island vibe to our backyard in Florida with our continued camping / bikepacking adventure.” – / JOM of the Gravel Cyclist crew has ridden just about every mixed-surface road within 75 to 100 miles […]

ridley kanzo fast review

Ridley Kanzo Fast Gravel Bike Review with Campagnolo Ekar 1×13: The World’s Fastest Gravel Bike?

“Ridley was founded in 1997. Since its inception, Belgium’s largest bicycle manufacturer has been firmly at the forefront of product innovation. Its first innovative development was the conical headset, which was introduced in 2001 on the Ridley Damocles bike. This development subsequently became the standard in the bike industry.” – Many of Ridley’s bikes […]