I am often asked what do I carry on a cycle camping tour.

My full equipment is:

 

Bikes

Either: Bob Jackson World Tour  or Dawes Super Galaxy

With Tubus racks (Logo rear. Duo front.)

Ortlieb Panniers (Bike Packer Plus rear. Sports Packer Plus front.)  

2 Bottle cages

1 Monkey cage (for carrying flask or odd shaped bottles)

 

Camping List

Tents: Either Hilleberg Nammatj 2GT or Colman Caucasus 3

Sleeping mat: Exped Synmat 7 UL More comfortable and warmer in cold weather than a Thermarest.

Sleeping Bag: Rolling Clouds Down

Inner Bag: (Silk)

Pillow: Exped Airpillow  packs down small and is shaped for comfort.
 

Cooking List

Stoves

    MSR Windpro 2

    MSR Pocket Rocket

    Fire Maple Titanium (Not all stoves are carried, but I alternate and take the Windpro on longer tours)

Edelrid Camping Gaz to Coleman Adaptor

Plumbers mat

Kettle

Tefal Aluminium Saucepan Set

Opinel knife

Spork

Water Carrier 2L

Mug

Dish

Scourers

Washing up liquid (small bottle)

Cleaning Cloths (30 for a 1 type)

Emergency food

 

Other items

Helinox Chair One has now replaced lightweight stool (see Stool Review)

Foam Sit Mat

Mini Umbrella

Book

Notebook, pen and pencil (pencil for when pen stops working)

Roberts Sports 994 Radio (don't now take a radio abroard)

Petzl Tikka Plus Headtorch

Wiping Cloths (high water absorption)

First Aid Kit

 

Personal items list

 

How Panniers are packed

 

Tool Kits

 

Camping

Stormcure glue

Downmat patches

Tent material


 

Bike

Crank Brother Multi-tool 17

Hypercracker

Leatherman CS

Puncture kit

Cable ties

Hand cleaner

Thin rubber gloves

 

 

Bike Spares

Cables (Gear and Brake)

2 Inner tubes

Spokes

Chain lube

2 Chain powerlinks

 

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