Why I like gravel bikes and how to buy them

I’ve owned a lot of gravel bikes.

From the gravel bike that I drove to the gravel shed I used to work in to the ones that I bought for my brother’s garage, I’ve had lots of them.

Some are more comfortable than others.

Some have the same sort of weight distribution as the regular bikes.

Some may have a few more features like mudguards.

The good news is that they’re cheap.

They’re also easy to keep clean.

And they’re all designed for gravel.

Here’s what you need to know.

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There’s nothing wrong with gravel bikes 2.

They can go for a lot more than you think 3.

And that’s just the beginning of their versatility 4.

Here are a few tips to get the most out of your gravel bike 5.

Read up on gravel bike features, including mudguards and a list of brands