Bikepacking 2016 Here We Come

This post should hold me over until then. Gear list for a winter-ready bikepacking kit:

After trekking through the snow last weekend on my bike, I thought I’d put together a new gear list for myself (and anybody else that cares to use it) as a reference for future rides in cold weather. However, instead of putting it into categories, I organized my gear into the corresponding bike bag I put it in...

via Pedals, Packs, and Pinots

FInding a route? Options include charting a northern MN path, north Wisconsin woods, or something more... exotic... but still a one-day drive. Black Hills Expedition looks promising.