Don't! Don't wait until you have kids out of school, enough time, enough money, enough anything to go on adventures. Adventures lurk inside the city, or just outside of it, and even a day, or an overnight, spent relishing the outdoors will make a difference in your week and in your outlook. We guarantee it!
A bike is a fabulous tool for adventuring. It will carry stuff. A lot of stuff. Waaaay more than you can carry on your back. If you don't want to use the car, a bicycle will greatly increase the options accessible to you from your back door. And if you do use a car (or train) a bike will carry you off the beaten path where you will find fresh air, the sound of birds, and ...solitude!
Some adventure bike options ( ...the sky is the limit!)
Adventures come in all shapes and sizes, and so do adventure bikes. Although some options are available off-the-shelf, don't let that limit your imagination. We will happily work with you to order or even customize the perfect set-up for the types of riding you envision.
Your Own Bike $0-$300 for upgrades & repairs
- Very little initial investment, so you don't have to put off adventures while you wait for the perfect bike!
- Chances are the bike already fits you!
- Yes, it can! We have customers who have ridden to Milwaukee & back on bikes others would consider "clunkers". Pshaw!
- Don't skimp on safety.
Fat Bike from $1300
- Really get off the beaten path and ride anywhere: beach, singletrack, fire or ATV road, grass, man-eating puddles and gravel.
- Ride anytime: fatbikes are unmatched for snow riding!
- Unbelievably fun to ride.
- Sold by special order from Kona, Framed, Advocate Cycles, Surly & SE Bikes. Demos and closeouts available in the store.
Brompton, about $1500
- Go-anywhere adventure enabler!
- Fully integrated luggage, lighting and tool options available.
- Ride out your back door, or seamlessly combine with bus or train to extend your adventuring range.
- Great conversation-opener, so you can make friends wherever you go.
Go-Anywhere Road Bike from $1200
- Take touring off the pavement!
- Do-it-all bikes build around resilient and supple chromoly steel frames, unmatched by any other material for comfort and durability.
- Highly customizable: choose disc brakes, tire width and handlebar style for your own riding preference.
- Sold by special order from Kona, Fyxation, Advocate Cycles, Soma & Surly. Demos available in the store.
Kona Sutra $1399
- Old-school, steel-frame, tour-ready bike right out of the box.
- Brooks leather saddle, dual-rail rack, fenders and bar-end shifters are part of the package.
- Great for spontaneous overnights or long self-supported tours.
- Perfect multi-tasker: ride it to the office in the morning, ride off into the sunset after work!