Gravel Biking

"Pavement Not Required".  Photo by Chris Kochanski.

Gravel Biking

It’s an open door on adventure.

So what happens when you take a road bike and give it loads of extra tire clearance? Well, for starters, your definition of ‘road’ starts to broaden pretty quickly.

Gravel bikes let you take that left turn that you never quite dared to on your pretty little skinny bike. They just might make you say, “Why not?” when you come to the back gate of that state park along your favorite route. And eventually you’ll understand that high volume tires can make any bad road better, good roads great, and great roads a dream. Gravel bikes aren’t just for gravel. Gravel bikes are for miles and miles and miles and…


More Gravel Resources:

Bike Choice Rides & Events Bike Gearing Tire Pressures
Specialized Men's Diverge E5 Sport
$1,150.00
With the Diverge Sport, you'll be prepared for anything, from smooth tarmac...
Specialized AWOL
$1,129.95
Head for the ends of the earth on Specialized's AWOL. This tough-as-nails a...
Specialized S-Works Men's Diverge
$10,000.00
While real fun starts where the road ends, you still need a bike that'll ge...
Santa Cruz Stigmata Carbon CC X1
$4,399.00
'Cross it, grind it, pedal it up a mountain pass — Stigmata's lightweight f...
Specialized CruX Expert X1
$4,200.00
When it comes to cyclocross, the CruX Expert X1 has everything you need and...
Specialized Women's Diverge Sport
$1,575.00 $2,100.00 25% Savings
With the Women's Diverge Sport, you'll be prepared for anything, from smoot...
Santa Cruz Stigmata Carbon CC Ultegra
$4,599.00
'Cross it, grind it, pedal it up a mountain pass — Stigmata's lightweight f...
Santa Cruz Stigmata Carbon CC Rival
$3,599.00
'Cross it, grind it, pedal it up a mountain pass — Stigmata's lightweight f...
Specialized Men's Diverge Sport
$1,680.00 $2,100.00 20% Savings
With the Diverge Sport, you'll be prepared for anything, from smooth tarmac...