550 mi. / 885 km14 days
Highland Trail 550, Scotland79 Jul 7 Lars Henning EuropeThe Highland Trail explores 550 miles of the most rugged and remote terrain in the Scottish Highlands. The route features world class singletrack and dirt roads with stunning views throughout, but you must put in some serious effort to reap the rewards. The most impressive sections will require some hike-a-bike for even the most proficient mountain bikers.
267 mi. / 430 km8 days
Basque Bikepacking: Vuelta de Vasco54 Nov 30 Lars Henning EuropeThis loop in the Basque Country - an autonomous community in Northern Spain - connects three major parks by way of backroads and trails. It takes in coastal views, delicious local cuisine, sections of the Camino Del Norte, and rugged riding in the foothills of the Pyrenees. There is some steep climbing balanced with railroad grade greenways, and gently rolling road sections between the parks.
114 mi. / 183 km4 days
Bikepacking Exmoor & Quantock Hills4 Nov 11 Lars Henning EuropeThis laid back loop in Southwest England is a perfect late summer getaway in the Quantock Hills and Exmoor National Park. It can be done in 3-4 days, making it ideal for a long weekend away from the big city or an off road detour as part of a longer tour.