I want to make sure that you have everything you need for your cycling tour of Switzerland. At the same time, knowing how quickly your gear can add up in terms of weight means you have to be very judicious in choosing the right gear for your trip. The key to packing well for a trip like this is to balance between what you need and the weight it will add. Remember, you will be taking your gear with you and any added weight means more work for you to haul that weight around during your trip.
Quick discussion that will impact what you choose to bring
Before I get into the details about what you should pack, here are some things to consider about the trip which will impact your decision for choosing what to pack. (more…)