The Adventure Almanac

August 7, 2022

Gravel routes can open up previously unexplored roads and add an element of adventure to your cycling. Most gravel routes also offer the advantage of fewer cars. But how to find gravel roads and how to connect them into an enjoyable route can be daunting. Our Gravel Route Planning Guide walks you through some of the tools we use at Comova to find gravel...

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August 5, 2022

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July 6, 2022

Whether 50 or 850 miles and whether a 1-day ride or a multi-day tour–a cycling adventure is defined by how we handle “encounters with...

July 2, 2022

Guided cycling adventures are a great way to put all of the planning and preparation required for a successful trip onto someone else. Planning...

May 24, 2022

Gravel cycling is all the rage. That’s true among both lifelong road cyclists and people who are new to cycling. It’s even sort of...

April 29, 2022

Sonoma cycling offers an impressive range of rides, including multiple hundo options. A “hundo” is shorthand for a hundred mile ride. And yet it’s...

March 27, 2022

GPS cycling computers are useful but how often do we think carefully about what we need them for or how we plan to use...